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Grisport Dartmoor Shoe - What's all the fuss about?

Posted by Bethan Bithell on 17th Apr 2014

Do you fancy a lightweight – yet sturdy – walking shoe, that offers all the protection you need when out and about in all weathers? If so, then Dartmoor walking shoes may be just what you are looking for!

Grisport Dartmoor Walking Shoe

So, what is all the fuss about these shoes? Well, to start with, Grisport Dartmoor walking shoes boast many fantastic and useful features. “Which?” magazine has also offered very positive feedback on this shoe! (Explained below). These shoes have been on the market for a considerable number of years now, meaning .they have been tried and tested by many keen walkers and ramblers! In fact, over the years, Dartmoor shoes have really grown in popularity, receiving fantastic reviews from very pleased customers, many of whom happily go on to recommend them to their family and friends.

As you might expect, Grisport Dartmoor shoes offer all the features of any comprarable competing walking shoe – but still gives you more! For example, one clear benefit is the “low-cut” fit! (It’s interesting to note that the Dartmoor shoe has a design very similar to that of the Grisport Everest boot – and shares some of it’s fantastic features too!).


Main features of the Grisport Dartmoor Walking Shoe

This walking shoe is packed tight with key features, such as:

Top quality leather

In its production process, Grisport only uses ‘top of the range’ Italian leather, resulting in smooth, non-scuffed shoes. When in regular use, a bit of tender loving care and the use of a suitable wateproof treatment, such as ‘Nikwax Waterproofing for Leather’, will help to prevent cracking or splitting of this shoe!

Waterproof and breathable SpoTex lining

This special lining helps to keep rain out whilst, at the same time, ensuring moisture and heat can escape! For even more protection, all seams are carefully taped, in order to meet with the requirements of the British Waterproofing Standards. In addition, a ‘sewn-in’ tongue helps to prevent water and debris from entering the shoes.

Cordura Lining

The Grisport Dartmoor manufacturing process involves the inclusion of this top performing fabric, which is a key feature, offering resistance to tears or punctures!

Vibram sole

Grisport uses a range of sole units. The Grisport Dartmoor shoe has been designed with a top performing Vibram sole unit. This sole unit helps to make the Dartmoor both ‘slip-resistant’ and ‘shock-proof – just great for walking on tough terrain.

Arch support insoles

Many of our customers claim that Dartmoor shoes are comfortable, ‘straight from the box’. This is achieved by the unique design of a five layer sole unit. Click here for further information

Self-locking hooks and tough round laces

The steel, self-locking hooks allow free movement of laces, helping to maintain the correct tension and fit, leading to comfort – and safety!

So, there you have it, the Grisport Dartmoor walking shoe is simply ideal for many outdoor activities, such as rambling, walking, hiking, dog walking or gardening – or even great for everyday wear when at work!

The ‘Which?’ magazine has reviewed the Dartmoor shoe and, in its report, described it as “Best Value for Money”!grisport_dartmoor_shoe_black__90748.1391264677.1280.1280

Don’t just take our word for it, check out the reviews page on our site to read our customers comments and opinions, and find out what they really think!

The Grisport Dartmoor shoe is a unisex walking shoe available in two colours, Black or Brown. It is available in sizes 36 to 47 (continental sizes).

We wish you very happy, safe and comfortable walking, whenever you are ‘out and about’ enjoying the glorious outdoors!

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