Superior 6 (Women's)


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Altra Footshape Standard
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SKU: 298902

Lace up this trailblazer of a shoe and hit the trails with the speed and connection you’ve been looking for.

It’s grippy, light, and comfortable so you can enjoy the view. What’s the most important rule of the trail? Pack light! And it doesn’t get much lighter than the Superior 6. Hit technical terrain with an updated upper construction for a lighter overall weight and there will be nothing holding you back. Equipped with trail essentials like a MaxTrac™ outsole for unbeatable grip, you’ll stay comfortable throughout your run or hike. It has zero drop and plenty of room for your toes to move freely, with a secure midfoot, so you can move naturally. Set your sights on your next mountain and conquer it with confidence and ease in the Superior 6!


Best For: Trail running, hiking
Heel-to-Toe Drop: 0mm
Upper: Mesh
Midsole: Compression-molded EVA
Outsole: MaxTrac™
Weight: 9.5 oz/ 269.3 g
Cushion: Low
Stack Height: 23mm
Stability: Neutral
FootShape™: Standard

What's New

  • Updated upper construction

What's it got?

Roomy toe box for natural movement

Roomy toe box for natural movement

Plenty of room for your toes to move freely, with a secure midfoot.

Grip + traction on terrain

Grip + traction on terrain

Altra's grippy MaxTrac™ outsole provides the perfect combination of grip, traction, and durability on all types of terrain.

Stay protected and clean

Stay protected and clean

GaiterTrap™, our unique hook-and-loop tab, allows for easy strapless gaiter attachment without fasteners, bungees, or bindings. Keep trail debris out of your shoes!


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