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Keen Gypsum

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  • Video Description View the Video Description for this product! (Please note that the color shown in the video may no longer be available.)
  • The Keen® Gypsum is the answer to your backpacking and hiking needs. Lightweight and durable, the Gypsum gives you the functionality that you desire on the trail.
  • Waterproof nubuck upper for added durability.
  • KEEN.DRY™ waterproof breathable membrane ensures that your feet stay dry in a variety of terrain.
  • KEEN.Zorb Strobel.
  • Removable metatomical dual density EVA footbed gives you the long lasting comfort that you need.
  • Torsion stability ESS shank for stability.
  • TPU heel stabilizer.
  • 4mm multidirectional traction lugs.
  • Non-marking rubber outsole gives you the grip and traction that you crave.
  • Specifications:
    Fit Tip: We find this style runs about a 1/2 size small.
    Lining: KEEN.DRY™ Waterproof membrane and breathable textile.
    Activities: Hiking.
    Type: Shoes, Lace Up.
    Weather: Wet - waterproof.
  • Measurements:
    • Weight: 14 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 8, width B - Medium. Please note that measurements may vary by size.

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Fit Survey:

56% Felt true to size
  • 0% Full size too large
  • 11% Half size too Large
  • 56% True to size
  • 25% Half size too small
  • 8% Full size too small
89% Felt true to width
  • 89% Felt true to width
  • 3% Felt narrower than marked
  • 9% Felt wider than marked
62% Moderate arch support
  • 38% Excellent arch support
  • 62% Moderate arch support
  • 0% No arch support

Item Information

  • Video Description View the Video Description for this product! (Please note that the color shown in the video may no longer be available.)
  • The Keen® Gypsum is the answer to your backpacking and hiking needs. Lightweight and durable, the Gypsum gives you the functionality that you desire on the trail.
  • Waterproof nubuck upper for added durability.
  • KEEN.DRY™ waterproof breathable membrane ensures that your feet stay dry in a variety of terrain.
  • KEEN.Zorb Strobel.
  • Removable metatomical dual density EVA footbed gives you the long lasting comfort that you need.
  • Torsion stability ESS shank for stability.
  • TPU heel stabilizer.
  • 4mm multidirectional traction lugs.
  • Non-marking rubber outsole gives you the grip and traction that you crave.
  • Specifications:
    Fit Tip: We find this style runs about a 1/2 size small.
    Lining: KEEN.DRY™ Waterproof membrane and breathable textile.
    Activities: Hiking.
    Type: Shoes, Lace Up.
    Weather: Wet - waterproof.
  • Measurements:
    • Weight: 14 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 8, width B - Medium. Please note that measurements may vary by size.
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Customer Reviews

Keen Gypsum

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Overall: Rated: 4 stars! Comfort: Rated:4 stars! Style: Rated:4 stars!
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I love my Gypsum hiking boots and wanted a pair of shoes for easy trails. This shoe is every bit as tough as the boot, but the sizing runs much smaller. I could not exchange for a larger size.

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Moderate arch support

  • from United States
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I usually run in the size 9-9.5 range. I bought the 9.5 because it's a hiking shoe and I wear thicker socks and they fit perfectly. First time buying shoes online. They were perfect for day hiking in the woods.

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Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I found these pretty true to size. I am usually an 8, sometimes a 7.5. The 8 is perfect. Very comfortable right out of box and most definitely waterproof - proved to me on a very wet day.

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Overall: Rated: 4 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:4 stars!
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I needed a new pair of hiking shoes to replace the 7 year old pair of Keens I had before and purchased the Targee II and the Gypsum because I couldn't choose without trying them on. I haven't hiked in them yet but right out of the box they both were fabulous (hey, they're Keens...), but I thought the footbed support on the Gypsum felt more supportive and overall sturdier than the Targee II. Lots of comments have been on the fit, and one of the reasons I like Keen so much is that I have a pretty wide foot. I can still fit in typical shoes but often need wider footbeds. The Gypsum and Targee II both are really wide in the footbed and the heel cups are REALLY wide. I could cinch them down with the laces and they'd snug up, but the heels did run wide. As for true to fit, I typically run a large 9.5 or a small 10, and order my athletic shoes in a 10 so I'll have room when my feet swell during activity. I wondered about ordering a 10.5 because of all the size reviews but I ordered a 10 and I think even with thick socks they would both fit fine. I had plenty of room and was glad I stuck with the 10. I ultimately decided on keeping the Gypsum because of the increased support and stability and sending back the Targee II. I do wish they'd come out with some other colors, they're not the most enjoyable color combinations, but as long as they do the job I'm fine with the color! Stinkin love Keen!

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Excellent arch support

  • from Savannah, Missouri
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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This is my second pair of Keens like this. I like them even better than the last pair. I have a wide foot and the shoes fit me perfectly. I wear them hiking and I wear them in the gym. No need to break them in. Straight out on the trail for an 8 mile hike.

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Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt true to size

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

Moderate arch support

  • from Frederick, MD
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