Be careful about the fit...

Reviewed by Casual hiker from Madison, WI on Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Boots appear to be well-made but have had problems with the fit. I ordered my size, a 10, but both boots fit uncomfortably tight at first, especially the left one; which is peculiar as my right foot is slightly larger than my left. I crammed a smooth, fist-sized, oval-shaped rock into each boot for a week and the fit was much improved. However, after the first full day of wearing the boots after the rock stretching there were abrasions on the top left side of my right foot. However, I did not notice any chafing while wearing them. Have placed the rocks back into the boots in the hope I might actually be able to comfortably wear them again some day. Had hoped to wear them on my trip next week to Sedona, AZ but can't trust them now. I also find the boots to be quite stiff with no flex in the footbed and somewhat clunky.

After I bought the boots, I did find a review of them on another website that mentioned that these boots run small and they suggested ordering one-half size larger than your normal size. Had I know this beforehand, I would not have ordered the boots. Wish footwear sellers would check the actual size of the boots before they send them out to ensure they are the size they claim to be. Would save a lot of time, money, and disappointment. Have a feeling I will be looking for a new pair of boots but it won't be from an online seller.
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