Brooks Catamount

Brooks Catamount

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  • Trail running and hiking shoe
  • Includes five stylish colors to pick from
  • Rated 4.6/5 stars on the brand website
  • Protects your foot with a Ballistic Rock Shield
  • 90-day risk-free guarantee
  • Won Outside Magazine’s Gear of the Year in 2021
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Pros & Cons

What we like ...
  • Several bold color options
  • You can return them within 90 days
  • Great for trail and terrain running
  • Fits true to size according to reviews
What needs improvement ...
  • Only one width option, Medium
  • Has a neutral level of support
  • On the expensive side

Product Summary

The Catamount trail running and hiking shoe from Brooks has impressive features and high-rated reviews. Whether hiking or jogging on uneven terrain, the shoes’ responsive cushioning and sticky traction will keep your feet comfortable and safe. The cushioning is made from DNA FLASH foam, giving you a springy, lightweight step that reacts to your stride. The Catamount also has incredible traction with TrailTack rubber materials helping you stay grounded on any terrain.

You’ll move fast and with stability in this ultra-lightweight trail shoe. The Catamount comes in five colors for both men’s and women’s styles. Unfortunately, the Catamount only comes in a medium width, but the shoe is available in men’s sizes 7-15 and women’s sizes 5-13.



9.3 oz


Men's 7-15, women's 5-13



Midsole drop

6 mm

Best for

Terrain and trail running

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      If you’re looking for a hiking or trail running shoe specifically, the Catamount is all-around a great pick—reviewers rave about it, it has a wide range of available sizes, and it’s reasonably priced for such a high-tech shoe.