At the intersection of performance and protection, you’ll find the Altra Timp 3. Built for high-mileage days on the trail, this off-road shoe provides comfort for miles. Every stride on the soft Quantic™ midsole leads you on a luxurious journey. Stay cool and guarded in the breathable yet durable mesh upper. The grippy MaxTrac™ outsole dominates the dirt for superior traction on uneven surfaces. From the road to the trail, the Altra Timp 3 succeeds on any surface. What’s New? Trimmed down design with an updated fit for improved performance. New upper design includes extra overlays and toe defense for trail-ready protection. Who’s it for? Runners who are searching for a super-cushioned trail shoe that handles long distances on the dirt. Runners who have worn the Altra Torin 4 before and want to try the trail version. Shoe Technology Upper: Engineered mesh upper provides breathability and durability. Footshape™ toe box lets your feet splay naturally. Gaitertrap™ hook-and-loop tab easily attaches to the shoe while protecting from rocks and debris. Midsole: Quantic™ midsole provides light and luxurious cushion for miles. Balanced Cushioning™ platform places the heel and forefoot at equal distance from the ground, encouraging better form and a low impact landing. Outsole: MaxTrac™ outsole combines grip, traction and durability for all types of terrain. Trailclaw™ canted lugs are strategically placed beneath the metatarsals for added underfoot traction..