Zero Drop Advantage

FootShape™ Toe Box

Lets toes relax and spread out naturally for more speed and stability.

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Zero Drop™ Advantage

Encourages low-impact landing with a bent knee and soft foot strike.

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Altra Superior 2

Superior In Every Way

This winner of the "Editor's Choice Award" by Runner's World and Trail Runner Magazine delivers the ideal trail running experience.

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Altra Trail Running Shoes

Get FREE Altra socks

This September only, get a free pair of Sprint Quarter socks with any online purchase of Altra shoes. Simply purchase your shoes as usual and we will ship a pair FREE with your new shoes.

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Altra Torin 2.0

Plush, Slip-On Feel

The new Torin 2.0's plush cushioning and roomy FootShape™ toe box combine for a cozy slip-on feel and a protected, responsive ride.

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Why Altra


We weren't started in some corporate office brainstorm session, but in the back room of a Wasatch Mountain running store. Our founders, elite athletes and running store managers, wanted a shoe that let you run the way you were born to. What began as experimental shoe alterations has transformed into the only shoe company to provide a cushioned Zero Drop platform and FootShape™ toe box.

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