From a bio-mechanically designed outsole to full foot protection, the Oboz Katabatic hiking shoe is an on-trail performer first and foremost. Adding our lightest midsole and a highly abrasion-resistant lining, the Katabatic Mid will help get you to your destination before the light fades day after day.
We use our own gender-specific lasts to address the anatomical nuances between different types of feet. Length runs true to size. Form hugging heel cup, sculpted mid-foot, and a generous forefoot & toe box.
O FIT Insole® and Ortholite®
O FIT Insole® featuring Ortholite® Eco™ Originals™ and Hybrid™ eco contents with fully recycled moisture wicking top layer.
Oboz’s most-tested rubber compound boasting superior slip-resistance, enhanced durability, and improved elongation and tensile strength.
Width: Standard Width - Men’s standard width is C in the heel and D in the forefoot (according to Brannock Device®). Patterns and materials in a given model may influence fit. We always recommend trying our footwear on to ensure the best possible fit.
Volume: Standard Shoe — Medium volume feet tend to be standard width with some combinations of high and/or low arches and a high and/or low instep.
Abrasion-Resistant Breathable Mesh
Reinforced TPU Overlays| welded & stitched to reduce weight, and provide protection & durability