Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 23

Thread: Merrell shoes review

  1. #1
    Bushwhacker Keyser Söze's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    deep south☺
    Posts
    10,512
    Thanks
    24,458
    Thanked 22,454 Times in 5,023 Posts

    Thumbs up Merrell shoes review

    well let me start by saying that in the last 22 years that i am self reliant-work and buy myself whatever i need or like i had many many brands of shoes , < that being said this is a review for the brand Merrell , and i have to say that i got a pair for the last 7 years and i used them hard, on rocks fishing, mud, sand, grass,snow, frozen ground, bicycle... they were wet for 2-3 days in a row -on my feet and they staid waterproof and my feet were a little damp not wet , because i have the black leather ones and when they got wet the leather die soaked in my socks and in my skin -it did that when they were newer , after many many washes in the laundry machine they lost the die power , i changed many insoles , so i got wise and only buy now brown leather, all in all i just cant seem to wear them out , the soles are worn but they still strong on the grip ,
    here some pics of the old and the newer -of course i will only buy Merrell brand shoes from now on for me and as gifts

    -also please, this is a review thread in the reviews forum , i'm not claiming this brand is the best nor i am affiliated with them -its just an honest review of a product that works good






    Last edited by Keyser Söze; 10-28-2012 at 11:34 PM.

  2. The Following 10 Users Say Thank You to Keyser Söze For This Useful Post:


  3. #2
    Bushwhacker Keyser Söze's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    deep south☺
    Posts
    10,512
    Thanks
    24,458
    Thanked 22,454 Times in 5,023 Posts

    Default and some newer merrell




  4. The Following 12 Users Say Thank You to Keyser Söze For This Useful Post:


  5. #3
    Guide Supporter foxfire's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Alaska, Seward Pen.
    Posts
    3,420
    Thanks
    10,580
    Thanked 4,397 Times in 1,731 Posts

    Default

    I'm on my second pair of merrel's now. I had a pair of reflex low that just wore out from 09. And I got a pair of mid reflex that I am wearing now since last year July. Wear them every day right through winter.
    BushClass Basic Certification: Required 10/13; Electives 6/5; Outings 0/5

    Axe mob

  6. The Following User Says Thank You to foxfire For This Useful Post:


  7. #4
    Guide Bush Class Intermediate Certified Davros's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Lakeville Indiana
    Posts
    1,200
    Thanks
    2,582
    Thanked 3,644 Times in 588 Posts

    Default

    I love them to. On my second pair in 6 years. The only problem I've had is with the rubber toe starting to seperate but thats an easy fix with superglue.

  8. The Following User Says Thank You to Davros For This Useful Post:


  9. #5
    Bushwhacker Keyser Söze's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    deep south☺
    Posts
    10,512
    Thanks
    24,458
    Thanked 22,454 Times in 5,023 Posts

    Default

    if you wash them don't dry them in the dryer on hot setting , put them next to the AC vent

  10. #6
    Guide Bush Class Intermediate Certified Davros's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Lakeville Indiana
    Posts
    1,200
    Thanks
    2,582
    Thanked 3,644 Times in 588 Posts

    Default

    I never wash them. I hose em off, let em air dry, then hit em with some "rain n stain" guard.

  11. The Following User Says Thank You to Davros For This Useful Post:


  12. #7
    Tracker Anarchist's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Paha Sapa
    Posts
    179
    Thanks
    202
    Thanked 97 Times in 66 Posts

    Default

    good to know.

  13. #8
    Scout
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Kansas
    Posts
    587
    Thanks
    334
    Thanked 345 Times in 228 Posts

    Default

    I have 3 pair. I like them. I just hand washed a pair of boots with a brush, rinsed them out and set them over the heater vent to air dry slowly. Good as new. They are lightweight and treat my flat feet great.

  14. The Following User Says Thank You to Loosearrow For This Useful Post:


  15. #9
    Bushmaster Supporter
    Bush Class Basic Certified
    Seeker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    West Central Louisiana
    Posts
    9,881
    Thanks
    12,079
    Thanked 17,501 Times in 5,035 Posts

    Default

    I've abused a pair of Merrill Moab Ventilators for about 3 years now, and I'm very happy with them.
    "Take a course in good water and air; and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own. Go quietly, alone; no harm will befall you." John Muir

  16. The Following User Says Thank You to Seeker For This Useful Post:


  17. #10
    Guide Supporter HeadyBrew's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    Western NY
    Posts
    2,098
    Thanks
    13,345
    Thanked 5,002 Times in 1,562 Posts

    Default

    I wear Merrells currently. Pretty happy with them. I wouldn't call the ones I have waterproof, even though they are supposed to be, but definitely highly water resistant. I find them comfortable and have put them through some extensive mileage. The ones I have are not leather and probably aren't appropriate for winter hiking though I have used mine in the winter.
    "Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply." - Stephen R. Covey

    "I think it's pointless for a human to paint scenes of nature when they can go outside and stand in it." - Ron Swanson

Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •