Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe

Men's ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4

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Men's ASICS® GEL-TRAIL SENSOR™ 4 :: The trail shoe that isn't afraid to take on the roughest terrain, the men's ASICS® GEL-Trail Sensor™ 4 has improved inner lock lacing and heel-clutching systems to give you a great customized fit. Plus the new asymmetrical lacing provides even more comfort when you're running the toughest trails. 12.1 ounces

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STABILITY+ [?]
Get the guidance and support you need to keep you running strong and feeling stable mile after mile. If you have an average arch but like extra cushioning and support, Stability+ shoes are your perfect pick. When choosing running shoes, find your perfect fit using this chart. Category types are based on factors like arch height, running habits and body frame.

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Features & Benefits:

  • Impact Guidance System (I.G.S.®): Linked componentry that enhances the foot's natural gait from heel strike to toe-off
  • Heel clutching system: Exoskeletal heel counter provides improved support and creates improved heel fitting environment
  • Trail specific outsole: Reversed lugs provide uphill and downhill traction on all types of terrain
  • Rock protection plate: Provides forefoot protection against rocks and roots
  • Trail Sensor System: Four heel pods allow rearfoot to decouple for optimal traction on uneven terrain
  • Inner Lock Lacing system: Asymmetrical internal straps comfortably wrap and secure the foot to tackle uneven and challenging terrain
  • Asymmetrical Lacing Design
  • Enhances upper fit and comfort while minimizing the potential for irritation
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Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe
 
4.7

(based on 20 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (18)
  • Good traction (18)
  • Cushions impact (15)
  • Rugged (14)
  • Durable (11)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Trail running (13)
    • All weather conditions (12)
    • Mixed terrain (12)
    • Walking (6)
    • Wet weather (5)
      • Sizing:
      • Feels full size too small

         

        Feels half size too small

         

        Feels true to size

         

        75% 

        (15 reviews)

        Feels half size too big

         

        Feels full size too big

         
      • Width:
      • Feels too narrow

         

        Feels true to width

         

        90% 

        (18 reviews)

        Feels too wide

         
      • Arch Type:
      • Average arch (17)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (11), Casual/ recreational (8)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (17)

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    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    The Real Deal

    By Pack Rat Steve

    from Eatonville, WA

    About Me Avid Athlete

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Cushions Impact
    • Fits like a glove
    • Good Traction
    • Lightweight
    • Pronation Control
    • Rugged

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • All Weather Conditions
      • Mixed Terrain
      • Trail Running
      • With Orthotics/Inserts

      Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

      I can't believe these are "trail" shoes; nothing like the early-generation clunky shoes. I run about 25 miles a week, 80% of those miles on logging roads and forest trails; however they even feel great when I have to hit the pavement. They have excellent support, traction, and responsiveness. I don't know how they stand up to time since I've only had them a month. Some serious smarts went into engineering this shoe.

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Width:
      • Feels true to width
      • Arch Type:
      • Average Arch

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      3.0

      Good shoe but light on Trail Toughness

      By Gary (Grand Tree) Trail Runner

      from Jacksonville FL but a Northeast runner

      About Me Avid Athlete

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Cushions Impact
      • Good Traction
      • Lightweight

      Cons

      • Wears Quickly

      Best Uses

      • Road Running

      Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

      I have been a Asics ONLY user for at least 20 years. This shoe lives up to the first time perfect fit as long as you buy up one size. I ran a 14 mile trail race after wearing these two times and there was no breakin period. Fine fit with no blisters or rubbing from the get-go. The drawback is that the shoe needs to be more robust for rocky or mixed trails. If you have a dirt trail or any soft surface it is great. If you have skree, rocks or bolders it is needs more support. This shoe has the same great traction or tacky feel on rocks that most Asics have. Another slight issue is the toe box and toe protection being too thin. More material and more stiffness in the leading toe point is desired. Overall a good shoe but Asic has made many better trail models and obosoleted them in favor of this type.

      • Sizing:
      • Feels half size too small
      • Width:
      • Feels true to width
      • Arch Type:
      • Average Arch
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      i love them. they are very confortables

      By jl arango

      from brownsvill, tx

      About Me Avid Athlete

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Cushions Impact
      • Good Arch Support
      • Lightweight
      • Rugged

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

          they are exellents only they are sliper in floor wet (catuion).

          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
          • Width:
          • Feels true to width
          • Arch Type:
          • Average Arch
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          4.0

          OnOn

          By Rumple

          from Stuttgart, Germany

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Cushions Impact
          • Good Traction
          • Rugged

          Cons

          • Heavy

          Best Uses

          • All Weather Conditions
          • Mixed Terrain
          • Trail Running

          Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

          Using the shoes for Running trail with the H3 in Europe. They handle muddy trails well and are durable enough for when we leave trail completely and cut straight through the woods. I just bought my second pair.

          • Sizing:
          • Feels half size too small
          • Width:
          • Feels true to width
          • Arch Type:
          • Average Arch
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          excellent stability plus shoe

          By Kevin

          from Chicago

          About Me Avid Athlete

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Cushions Impact
          • Durable
          • Good Traction

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • All Weather Conditions
            • With Orthotics/Inserts

            Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

            excellent stability plus shoe that is not too soft, which is sometimes the problem with ASICS

            • Sizing:
            • Feels true to size
            • Width:
            • Feels true to width
            • Arch Type:
            • Low Arch
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Best Trail Running Shoe ever

            By Mike

            from Pilot Mountain, NC

            About Me Casual/ Recreational

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Cushions Impact
            • Good Traction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Mixed Terrain
              • Trail Running
              • Walking

              Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

              Great shoe!

              • Sizing:
              • Feels true to size
              • Width:
              • Feels true to width
              • Arch Type:
              • Average Arch
              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              4.0

              Love these shoes!

              By Stryker

              from Gilbert, AZ

              About Me Gym Rat

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Comfortable
              • Cushions Impact
              • Durable
              • Good Arch Support
              • Good Traction
              • Lightweight
              • Pronation Control
              • Rugged

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • All Weather Conditions
                • Mixed Terrain
                • Trail Running

                Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                I purchased these shoes for some light trail running and love them. Very pleased with my choice.

                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size
                • Width:
                • Feels true to width
                • Arch Type:
                • Average Arch
                • Was this a gift?:
                • No
                 
                5.0

                Great overall shoe

                By Racered

                from Peoria, il

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Comfortable
                • Cushions Impact
                • Good Traction
                • Great overall shoe
                • Great Traction

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                    Great overall she, great traction and good for about anything. Might be a little heavy for racing, but comforts well worth the weigh.

                    • Sizing:
                    • Feels true to size
                    • Width:
                    • Feels true to width
                    • Arch Type:
                    • Average Arch
                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No
                     
                    5.0

                    great shoe

                    By pd6338

                    from franklin, nj

                    About Me Casual/ Recreational

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Comfortable
                    • Cushions Impact
                    • Durable
                    • Good Traction
                    • Rugged

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • All Weather Conditions
                      • Mixed Terrain
                      • Trail Running
                      • Wet Weather
                      • Work

                      Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                      Very comfortable and rugged shoe- order half size larger than what you are.

                      • Sizing:
                      • Feels true to size
                      • Width:
                      • Feels true to width
                      • Arch Type:
                      • Average Arch
                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No
                       
                      5.0

                      Another great shoe

                      By NE Runner

                      from Nahant, MA

                      About Me Avid Athlete

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Comfortable
                      • Durable
                      • Good Traction
                      • Rugged

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • All Weather Conditions
                        • Mixed Terrain
                        • Trail Running
                        • Wet Weather

                        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                        I have been wearing Asics for 20+ years now I run 25 miles a week through all seasons. These are just another great shoe they have come up with.

                        • Sizing:
                        • Feels true to size
                        • Width:
                        • Feels true to width
                        • Arch Type:
                        • High Arch
                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No
                         
                        5.0

                        This is my second pair.

                        By Rollin

                        from San Antonio, TX

                        About Me Avid Athlete

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Comfortable
                        • Cushions Impact
                        • Durable
                        • Good Traction
                        • Rugged

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Trail Running

                          Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                          This is my second pair. For me, it's a perfect fit. I plan on buying at least one more pair before it's discontinued.

                          • Sizing:
                          • Feels true to size
                          • Width:
                          • Feels true to width
                          • Arch Type:
                          • Average Arch
                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No
                           
                          5.0

                          Great Trail Shoe

                          By Scotty

                          from Burlington, Vermont

                          About Me Avid Athlete

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Comfortable
                          • Cushions Impact
                          • Durable
                          • Good Traction
                          • Rugged

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • All Weather Conditions
                            • Mixed Terrain
                            • Road Running
                            • Trail Running
                            • Walking
                            • With Orthotics/Inserts

                            Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                            Perfect fit right out of the box. I had to add an arch support because of my high arches but other than that they are the most comfortable shoe I own. Great traction uphill and down. They are wearing better than average and I use them everywhere, street, trails, gravel roads. I run 25-35 miles per week. Excellent support,great cushioning. I just ordered my 2nd pair.

                            • Sizing:
                            • Feels true to size
                            • Width:
                            • Feels true to width
                            • Arch Type:
                            • Average Arch
                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No
                             
                            5.0

                            A great all around shoe

                            By rnrunner

                            from Seattle, WA

                            About Me Casual/ Recreational

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Cushions Impact
                            • Durable
                            • Good Arch Support
                            • Good Traction
                            • Lightweight
                            • Rugged

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • All Weather Conditions
                              • Walking

                              Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                              I've not been able to run for the past few years, but I still walk 4 to 5 miles per day. This shoe is the most comfortable and durable that I have found.

                              • Sizing:
                              • Feels true to size
                              • Width:
                              • Feels true to width
                              • Arch Type:
                              • Average Arch
                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • No
                               
                              4.0

                              Great Everyday Shoe

                              By odpsu21

                              from Horsham, PA

                              About Me Avid Athlete

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Comfortable
                              • Durable
                              • Good Traction
                              • Lightweight
                              • Rugged

                              Cons

                              • Narrow / Tight

                              Best Uses

                              • Mixed Terrain
                              • Trail Running
                              • Walking
                              • Wet Weather
                              • With Orthotics/Inserts

                              Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                              I wear this shoe everyday with my orthotics as a regular sneaker. The style is terrific and the kids I teach all said, "Nice Shoes" the first day I wore them. The shoe performs on all terrains. It can be rugged trail shoe with excellent traction or a gym shoe that grips the gym floor as well as any sneaker. I beat it up for seven hours a day and it still is in good shape after six months.If it came a little wider I would say it is perfect.

                              • Sizing:
                              • Feels true to size
                              • Width:
                              • Feels too narrow
                              • Arch Type:
                              • Average Arch
                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • No
                               
                              4.0

                              Good trail Shoe

                              By Rumple

                              from Stuttgart Germany

                              About Me Avid Athlete

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Comfortable
                              • Good Arch Support
                              • Good Traction
                              • Rugged

                              Cons

                              • Heavy

                              Best Uses

                              • All Weather Conditions
                              • Mixed Terrain
                              • Trail Running

                              Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                              Traction in the rain and mud is very good. Be careful when you come inside, they have no traction on wet tile.

                              • Sizing:
                              • Feels half size too small
                              • Width:
                              • Feels true to width
                              • Arch Type:
                              • Average Arch
                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • No
                               
                              5.0

                              AAA

                              By Mateo Jose

                              from San Francisco, CA

                              About Me Casual/ Recreational

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                    Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                                    AAA. Great

                                    • Sizing:
                                    • Feels half size too big
                                    • Width:
                                    • Feels too wide
                                    • Arch Type:
                                    • Average Arch
                                    • Was this a gift?:
                                    • No
                                     
                                    5.0

                                    I would buy again

                                    By runner55

                                    from Castle Rock, CO

                                    About Me Casual/ Recreational

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

                                    • Comfortable
                                    • Cushions Impact
                                    • Glove like fit-excellant
                                    • Good Traction
                                    • Lightweight
                                    • Rugged

                                    Cons

                                    • none

                                    Best Uses

                                    • All Weather Conditions
                                    • Mixed Terrain
                                    • Trail Running
                                    • Walking
                                    • Wet Weather
                                    • With Orthotics/Inserts

                                    Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                                    Great shoe at an excellant price. Terrific value.

                                    • Sizing:
                                    • Feels true to size
                                    • Width:
                                    • Feels true to width
                                    • Arch Type:
                                    • Average Arch
                                    • Was this a gift?:
                                    • No
                                     
                                    4.0

                                    Great trail shoe!

                                    By E.I.

                                    from Central Ohio

                                    About Me Avid Athlete

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

                                    • Comfortable
                                    • Cushions Impact
                                    • Durable
                                    • Good Arch Support
                                    • Good Traction
                                    • Lightweight
                                    • Pronation Control
                                    • Rugged

                                    Cons

                                    • Too warm above 60 degrees

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Mixed Terrain
                                    • Trail Running

                                    Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                                    I use thse to run trails and they are great, btu tend to get a little hot if you are running in temperatures above 60 degrees. I am training for a 50k trail run in them. Great shoe if you like Asics!

                                    • Sizing:
                                    • Feels true to size
                                    • Width:
                                    • Feels true to width
                                    • Arch Type:
                                    • Average Arch
                                    • Was this a gift?:
                                    • No
                                     
                                    5.0

                                    New Favorite

                                    By Big D

                                    from Skokie, IL

                                    About Me Casual/ Recreational

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

                                    • Comfortable
                                    • Durable
                                    • Good Traction

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • All Weather Conditions
                                      • Walking

                                      Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                                      I bought these as every-day shoes, not as running shoes, but they turned out to be much more comfortable than I expected. The look is "cool" and they are not only sturdy trail shoes, but one of the most comfortable shoes I have ever owned.

                                      • Sizing:
                                      • Feels true to size
                                      • Width:
                                      • Feels true to width
                                      • Arch Type:
                                      • Average Arch
                                       
                                      5.0

                                      Like a dream

                                      By milk steak

                                      from Boerne, TX

                                      About Me Avid Athlete

                                      Verified Reviewer

                                      Pros

                                      • Comfortable
                                      • Cushions Impact
                                      • Durable
                                      • Good Traction
                                      • Lightweight
                                      • Pronation Control
                                      • Rugged

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                        • All Weather Conditions
                                        • Mixed Terrain
                                        • Trail Running
                                        • Wet Weather

                                        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Trail Sensor 4 Trail Running Shoe:

                                        Finally a trail shoe that seems to have it all. Running the rocky and rough trails of the Texas hill country has ate up more shoes than I could care to mention, but these not only stand up well to the rough demands of sharp rock trails but they also are unbelievably comfortable while doing so. Grip is fantastic especially on the down hill and regardless of the weather, wet, dry, they do a good job giving you the confidence that where you place your foot is where it's going to stay. Asics did well with the new version, very well.

                                        • Sizing:
                                        • Feels half size too big
                                        • Width:
                                        • Feels true to width
                                        • Arch Type:
                                        • Low Arch

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