Verified Buyer Reviewed by Not necessary from Colorado on Thursday, July 30, 2015
Shoes felt good right out of the box for walking on gravel roads. Nice support but not too stiff. I'm between an 8 and 8-1/2--glad I ordered the 8-1/2. Color is drab, but laces help. I assume I'll appreciate the shoes' being waterproof when the roads get lightly snowy/slushy.