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Best Altra shoes for Men

The Utah-based Altra helped popularize the zero heel-to-toe drop movement. As it's evolved, Altra has become one of the most popular and best reviewed running brands on the planet. Now making everything from minimal to maximal running shoes, racing to walking shoes, Altra continues its drive toward the upper echelon of the running shoe world.

Altra One 2

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • The zero drop and the wide toe box for maximum toe splay on those long runs!
  • The wide toe box
  • Light weight and cushioning

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with runner's knee/patellar tendinitis.

Altra One 2

Altra Instinct 3.0

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Very comfortable
  • Zero drop and wide toe box! Cushion
  • The toe box, which allows my toes to splay.

Altra Instinct 3.0

Altra Provision 2.5

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Are comfortable, and help with calve pain
  • Foot strike is natural
  • The toe box is wider

Altra Provision 2.5

Altra Torin 2.5

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Flexible
  • The high cushion
  • Light and flexible

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with shin splints.

Altra Torin 2.5

Altra Paradigm

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Zero drop, roomy toe box
  • Combination of Max cushion and zero drop
  • Wide feet

Altra Paradigm

Altra Lone Peak 2.0

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Large toe box
  • Large toe box. Great trail shoe.
  • it's really great on the trails

Altra Lone Peak 2.0

Altra Lone Peak 2.5

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Durability and toe box
  • zero drop
  • Footshape

Altra Lone Peak 2.5

Altra Instinct 1.5

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • I like the toe box
  • Cushion
  • Light, flexible, wide toe box

Altra Instinct 1.5

Altra Torin 2.0

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Wide toe box and cushion
  • Wide toe box
  • Wide forefoot

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with shin splints and runner's knee/patellar tendinitis.

Altra Torin 2.0

Altra Provision 2.0

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Open toe box, which allows for no pressure against the bunions, and zero drop
  • Toe room and zero drop
  • Lets my toes spread out.

Altra Provision 2.0

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