ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes

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Take on any terrain in the ASICS® GEL-Venture® 4 men's running shoes. The trail-specific outsole is designed with reversed lugs for aggressive grip, whether you're digging into a climb or flying down the other side. GEL® cushioning technology protects the foot on impact, while an AHAR® plug offers durability in high-wear areas.

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Key Specs:

  • Model Number: 1793173
  • Classification: Trail
  • Recommended Fit: These shoes run True to Size.
  • Breathability: Yes
  • Shoe Weight: 10.7 ounces
 

Features

 

Benefits

  • Outsole: Trail-Specific Outsole
  • Reversed lugs provide uphill and downhill traction on all types of terrain.
  • Cushioning Technology: GEL® Cushioning System
  • GEL® cushioning system offers enhanced stability and shock absorption.
  • Heel Technology: ASICS® High Abrasion Resistant (AHAR®) Heel Plug
  • AHAR® provides durability at the impact zone.

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ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes
 
4.5

(based on 13 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (13)
  • Cushions impact (8)
  • Good traction (7)
  • Durable (6)
  • Lightweight (6)

Cons

  • Heavy (3)

Best Uses

  • Walking (9)
  • Mixed terrain (6)
  • Trail running (6)
  • Road running (5)
  • Wet weather (4)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels full size too small

       

      Feels half size too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      77% 

      (10 reviews)

      Feels half size too big

       

      Feels full size too big

       
    • Width:
    • Feels too narrow

       

      Feels true to width

       

      92% 

      (12 reviews)

      Feels too wide

       
    • Arch Type:
    • Average arch (13)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual/ recreational (7), Enthusiast (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (12)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Best sneakers I've ever owned

I searched high and low for trail running/walking shoes and came across these. After trying out several different trail sneakers (NB, Nike, Adidas, Merrell)I decided on the Asics. Boy did...Read complete review

I searched high and low for trail running/walking shoes and came across these. After trying out several different trail sneakers (NB, Nike, Adidas, Merrell)I decided on the Asics. Boy did I make the right choice. These are the best sneakers I've ever owned. They are better than some of the $150 sneakers I owned.

I use these 4 times a week walking, jogging and running forest trails around my home and up north. I live in New Hampshire so the trails are rouged, rocky and tough. These sneakers proved that they can take a beating and still go for more.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Lacks durability

I used this shoe to hike two easy mountains, play tennis, racquetball, and other casual sports, workout at the gym, go on long walks with my wife, and walk to almost everywhere...Read complete review

I used this shoe to hike two easy mountains, play tennis, racquetball, and other casual sports, workout at the gym, go on long walks with my wife, and walk to almost everywhere else I go. I bought the shoe for comfort and hopeful durability, expecting all pieces of it to last for at least a year like all my other shoes had done. After only a few months, maybe even weeks, (which just happened to be a particularly lazy time period for me) bits of the rubber sole began coming off, the grip on the bottom had worn down significantly, and holes were already forming in the mesh.

Having owned them for about a year now, one shoe's sole has almost completely split open across the width of it. I have NEVER had that happen before! I also have very large holes in the mesh, which isn't a huge problem; it just looks bad.

This is a good shoe for folks expecting to do only very light exercise or none. Other ASICS shoes are great! This model just didn't do it for me.

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5.0

Great for golf

By Don

from Phoenix, AZ

About Me Casual/ Recreational

Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Durable
  • Good Traction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Walking

    Comments about ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes:

    These shoes have great traction for golf, won't mark the greens, and feel very good. Make walking for golf a great pleasure.

    • Sizing:
    • Feels true to size
    • Width:
    • Feels true to width
    • Arch Type:
    • Average Arch
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    Comment on this review

     
    5.0

    Great Shoes!

    By Scooter

    from Florida

    About Me Avid Athlete

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Good Traction
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Road Running
      • Trail Running
      • Walking
      • Wet Weather

      Comments about ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes:

      Cross fit training shoes.

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Width:
      • Feels true to width
      • Arch Type:
      • Average Arch
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this review

       
      4.0

      Great shoe

      By ron liks sports

      from wichita, ks.

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Cushions Impact
      • Durable
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Mixed Terrain
        • Walking

        Comments about ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes:

        Looks and fits good

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size
        • Width:
        • Feels true to width
        • Arch Type:
        • Average Arch
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        Really Happy

        By Joel

        from Vina Del Mar, Chile

        About Me Casual/ Recreational

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • Cushions Impact
        • Good Arch Support
        • Lightweight
        • Pronation Control

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Mixed Terrain
          • Walking

          Comments about ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes:

          Best looking shoes in Vina Del Mar, Chile. Wish they sold them here.

          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
          • Width:
          • Feels true to width
          • Arch Type:
          • Average Arch
          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          Comment on this review

           
          5.0

          Great deal on sale!

          By J

          from San Diego

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Comfortable

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes:

              Great deal! Comfortable.

              • Sizing:
              • Feels true to size
              • Width:
              • Feels true to width
              • Arch Type:
              • Average Arch
              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              Comment on this review

               
              5.0

              Awesome shoes!!!!!

              By Skate4jason

              from Sacramento

              About Me Avid Athlete

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Comfortable
              • Cushions Impact
              • Durable
              • Good Traction
              • Rugged

              Cons

              • Heavy

              Best Uses

              • Mixed Terrain
              • Road Running
              • Trail Running
              • Wet Weather
              • With Orthotics/Inserts

              Comments about ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes:

              -These Asics Venture 4's are the best running shoes i've come upon so far. I'm a cross country/ track runner for American River College so I run alot. I put in about 50-60 miles a week right now. I'll put more miles in the summer. The shoes work great. My current pair already has 300 miles on them and the shoes still have lots of cushion and traction on them. I take them on the road, dirt trails, rocky courses, and on the track. Works great for all of them. It also has plenty of traction for when it gets muddy out. Went on a mud run right after a big storm and it felt as if the trail was dry. Had no problems. Another reason to get these shoes is the price. $50 is cheap for shoes that work this great. I already bought two more pairs because I was afraid that the store wouldn't have any more in the future. Definetly recommend these.

              • Sizing:
              • Feels half size too big
              • Width:
              • Feels true to width
              • Arch Type:
              • Average Arch
              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              Comment on this review

               
              5.0

              These shoes were a great value!~

              By 60s runner

              from St Louis, MO

              About Me Avid Athlete

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Comfortable
              • Good Traction
              • Rugged

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Trail Running

                Comments about ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes:

                Great price on a great pair of trail shoes. And they even look good when just worn as casual shoes!

                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size
                • Width:
                • Feels true to width
                • Arch Type:
                • Average Arch
                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Comment on this review

                 
                5.0

                asics

                By jase

                from brentwood ca

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Comfortable
                • Cushions Impact
                • Lightweight
                • Rugged

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes:

                    Shoes arrived in time and they actualy look great since I have never owned asics. They are comfortable and would definetly buy asics next time.

                    • Sizing:
                    • Feels true to size
                    • Width:
                    • Feels true to width
                    • Arch Type:
                    • Average Arch
                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    great shoes

                    By Jas

                    from Folsom

                    About Me Avid Athlete

                    Pros

                    • Comfortable
                    • Cushions Impact
                    • Durable
                    • Good Arch Support
                    • Good Traction

                    Cons

                    • Heavy

                    Best Uses

                    • All Weather Conditions
                    • Mixed Terrain
                    • Trail Running
                    • Walking
                    • Wet Weather
                    • With Orthotics/Inserts

                    Comments about ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes:

                    These shoes are the best pair of running shoes I have gotten yet. I'm a cross country runner/track running in college and I'm tried out many running shoes. These have been the best so far. I don't like to spend more than $50 either and these shoes came at a great price. They work great on the trails and they have plenty of cushion for the road. About to get a few more pairs of these. Highly recomend them.

                    • Sizing:
                    • Feels half size too big
                    • Width:
                    • Feels true to width
                    • Arch Type:
                    • Average Arch
                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    2.0

                    Lacks durability

                    By Dave

                    from Provo, UT

                    About Me Gym Rat

                    Pros

                    • Comfortable
                    • Cushions Impact
                    • Good Arch Support

                    Cons

                    • Heavy
                    • Poor Traction
                    • Traps Moisture
                    • Wears Quickly

                    Best Uses

                    • Walking
                    • Work

                    Comments about ASICS Men's GEL-Venture 4 Trail Running Shoes:

                    I used this shoe to hike two easy mountains, play tennis, racquetball, and other casual sports, workout at the gym, go on long walks with my wife, and walk to almost everywhere else I go. I bought the shoe for comfort and hopeful durability, expecting all pieces of it to last for at least a year like all my other shoes had done. After only a few months, maybe even weeks, (which just happened to be a particularly lazy time period for me) bits of the rubber sole began coming off, the grip on the bottom had worn down significantly, and holes were already forming in the mesh.

                    Having owned them for about a year now, one shoe's sole has almost completely split open across the width of it. I have NEVER had that happen before! I also have very large holes in the mesh, which isn't a huge problem; it just looks bad.

                    This is a good shoe for folks expecting to do only very light exercise or none. Other ASICS shoes are great! This model just didn't do it for me.

                    • Sizing:
                    • Feels true to size
                    • Width:
                    • Feels true to width
                    • Arch Type:
                    • Average Arch
                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

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