Lightweight and breathable, the Merrell Men's Moab Mid GORE-TEX XCR Hiking Boots are a mid-height boot that will keep your feet dry hiking in summer downpours and crossing mountain creeks. Based on the already popular Merrell Moab Boots, these hiking shoes have been enhanced with a premium Gore-Tex membrane and an Aegis Antimicrobial mesh lining to keep the water out and still maintain a high level of odor-fighting breathability. Even after a few seasons of tough use, your feet will be dry and comfy. A breathable mesh upper is reinforced with durable leather overlays and toe and heel caps in high abrasion areas.An Ortholite insole can be removed to accommodate custom orthotics or replaced with a softer insert after it wears out while the long-lasting EVA midsole cushions and supports your foot throughout the life of the boot. These trail shoes provide arch support, heel cushion and stability while maintaining flexibility to let your foot move naturally. The Vibram Multi-Sport Outsole has aggressive lugs to grip any terrain on or off the trail.Used in a wide range of environments from serving in Afghanistan to hiking in Morocco to everyday use at home or at work, this hiking footwear from Merrell will not disappoint. Customers are reviewing that these Merrell hiking shoes fit as expected for the most part, but keep in mind that if you plan on wearing thick socks it's always best to size up. Available in regular and wide widths, the Merrell Moab Mid GORE-TEX XCR Hiking Boots for men need no breaking in and are ready to roll right out of the box.