Named for Kings Peak, one of the tallest and roughest peaks in Utah, the King MT 1.5 is made to tear up any loose ground you choose. The Vibram® MegaGrip outsole features 6 mm lugs designed to provide you with optimal lateral breaking, medial gripping and excellent traction. Above this gnarly outsole sits the Altra EGOmidsole which is lightweight, highly responsive and snappy. The flexible wrap-around StoneGuard gives you extra underfoot protection, while the supportive, TPU overlayed upper and durable Foot Lock Descend Strap lets you adjust to perfection on-the-run.
Ideal Uses: Off-Road Running, Peak Bagging, Obstacle Course Racing
Weight: 8.5 oz. / 241 g
Insole: 6 mm Contour Footbed
Platform: Fully Cushioned Zero Drop platform and FootShape toe box
Stack Height: 19 mm
Midsole: Altra EGO Compound
Outsole: Vibram® MegaGrip® with 6 mm lugs
Upper: Protective Ripstop, Quick-Dry Upper
Other Features: Foot Lock Hill Descend Strap; 6 mm Outsole Lugs
GAITERTRAP: An innovative hook-and-loop tab that secures your gaiters to your trail shoe to keep dirt and debris out
VIBRAM® MEGAGRIP: A high performance sticky rubber compound featuring unparalleled grip on wet and dry surfaces, rugged longevity and optimal ground adaptability.
STONEGUARD: Sandwiched between the A-Bound and EVA midsole, the StoneGuard offers flexible protection from rugged terrain by deflecting rocks into the midsole for a smooth, stable ride.
TRAILCLAW: Canted lugs positioned strategically beneath the metatarsals to provide traction at toe off.
FOOTLOCK: Innovative, adjustable midfoot strap to hep securely lock your foot in on steep descents and uneven terrain
DURATREAD: DuraTread: Durable outsole rubber made to last long and offer great grip on both tame and technical terrain.
Altra creates innovative and highly advanced running shoes for people who demand nothing but the best. This company is owned and operated by people who understand the challenges faced by runners every day. Over the years, Altra has created a number of high-performance running shoes that challenge conventional design and reduce the risk of injury.