The Best Trail Running Gear 2021

By Mekenna Malan | May 18, 2021

It's time to hit the trail! Upgrade your running gear with these top-notch trail accessories that'll have you crushing miles wherever your feet take you.

Altra Lone Peak 5

The trail icon we know and love! With balanced cushioning, the Footshape™ Toe Box, MaxTrac™ rubber traction and more, this shoe keeps your feet balanced while maintaining freedom of movement.

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Topo MTN Racer

Another Gear:30 favorite, this race-ready trail shoe helps you move quickly on rugged terrain. The Topo MTN Racer shoes have a wide toe box along with Vibram outsoles to give you uncompromising comfort and control on the trail.

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Free Fly Breeze Shorts

These top-rated shorts are built for those who can’t sit still. Ultra-breathable, lightweight and moisture-wicking, these short will keep you going the distance in pure comfort.

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Osprey Katari 1.5

We love the Katari 1.5 for carrying the bare minimum. This pack's high-quality, low-profile design features an included 1.5-liter reservoir that slides into its own exterior pocket with a bite valve that attaches magnetically to a sternum strap.

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Darn Tough Running Socks

No slipping, no bunching, and no blisters. These socks are just as indestructible as the name implies, and they're made with Merino wool for the ultimate breathability and comfort in all conditions.

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Hydrapak Ultraflask

The largest of Hydrapak's ultra-light series, the UltraFlask 600 ml holds more so you can stay hydrated for longer. Its soft material allows it to fit snugly in most vest pockets and it shrinks as you drink to minimize water movement. 

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SunBum Sunscreen Face Stick

In the long run, applying sunscreen daily is one of the most important things you can do for your body (no pun intended). This sunscreen face stick makes it easy to swipe on sun protection.

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Suncloud Sunglasses

All the good stuff on duty here. Super lightweight, polarized polycarbonate lenses are paired with aTR90 grilamid nylon frame and megol nose pads to keep these glasses on guard against glare and harmful UV rays.

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