Albert S.wrote a review of Patagonia Footwear Specter Trail Running Shoe - Men's on June 26, 2011
4 of 5 stars
First off, they look cool and stylish. For me, they run a 1/2 size big-usually wear a 9.0 and had to re-order a 8.5 not only for the length but the width of the forefoot. I did and will use them for what I call "technicle" trailrunning-pretty rocky terrain with elevation gain/loss. They are light, traction was adequate(on wet rocks not as good as other shoes I've used), stiff supportive sole. The only (-) is they seem to kind of force my heel into pronation and I notice on a rocky down hill I take aggressively a lot of force/presure is taken by the inner part of my big toe and first metatarsal-its kind of strange. I'm going to keep using them & see how they work out, maybe I'll end up giving them a "5" rating."