Altra’s Lone Peak 8 Returns with Increased Durability and Lightweight Responsive Feel

January 18, 2024

Offering runners increased protection and an improved fit on the trail.

DENVER (January, 2024)/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Altra, a leading innovator in performance running, announces the latest update to the best-selling and award-winning Lone Peak series. Now with a refined upper and customizable lacing, the Lone Peak 8 gives trail runners an improved fit and added protection from trail debris for all types of rugged adventures.

“The Lone Peak has continually been a trail running favorite for years”, according to Alex Lind, Senior Product Line Manager. “We’re really excited about the latest iteration made even better by a refined upper to make the shoe more durable and comfortable for runners who want to go longer and farther on the trails.”

The new Lone Peak 8 now features a refined mesh upper and updated quarter panel with customizable lacing. Additionally, Altra’s STONEGUARD™ and GAITORTRAP™ give runners added protection to keep up on any terrain. The Lone Peak 8 also includes the MaxTrac™ outsole that offers stickiness and grip underfoot and an EGO™midsole that harmonizes a balance between responsiveness and comfort. The brand’s signature zero drop encourages better alignment and running form.

The Lone Peak 8 features a 25mm of stack height, Altra’s natural fit wide toebox and signature zero drop that gives ample space for natural movement and a more comfortable run.

The Lone Peak 8 is available in five colorways for both men and women. Available for purchase at www.altrarunning.comand through select retailers. MSRP $140.


Altra was founded in the backroom of a small specialty running store in the Wasatch Mountains of Utah. Since the beginning, the goal has been to create innovative and purposeful running shoes that help people run more naturally. Altra’s unique platform includes a FootShape™ toebox that allows the toes to relax and spread out which enhances stability and encourages natural running form. Altra Running shoes have a Zero to Low Drop, ensuring your body stays in a more natural running position. Altra’s purpose is to unleash human potential by inspiring the world to move naturally. Be a part of our journey and follow along on Instagram. #altrarunning

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