Good grip without spikes
The Vivobarefoot Magna Forest ESC is a minimalist hiking boot designed for those who enjoy outdoor activities and value natural foot movement and sensory feedback.
The Magna Forest ESC features a wide toe box and a zero-drop platform, which allows for natural foot movement and balance. The boot is also very flexible, allowing the foot to move and flex as it would when walking barefoot.
One of the unique features of the Magna Forest ESC is its use Michelin's ESC outsole. It provides excellent traction on a variety of surfaces thanks to the use of high performance rubber and aggressive off trail lug design. It also features an ultra-thin, puncture-resistant layer that protects the foot from sharp rocks and debris while still allowing for sensory feedback.
The upper of the Magna Forest ESC is made of leather from free-roaming cattle sourced from small scale farmers. The insole is made from algae biomass, which is harmful to oceans. Harvesting this algae cleans the environment. It is also lined with a moisture-wicking Woolmark merino wool lining to keep the foot dry and comfortable.
The Vivobarefoot Magna Forest ESC is a high-performance hiking boot that is designed to promote natural foot movement and provide sensory feedback. It is an excellent choice for those who value minimalist footwear and want a boot that can handle a variety of outdoor activities.