Best Selling Trail Running Packs 2016

There wasn’t anything Earth shattering in the world of trail running packs in 2016: Salomon and Ultimate Direction continued to dominate. Next year may see a big shake up at the top with Nathan’s Vapor Howe & Krar packs and two new Salomon options–S Lab Sense Ultra 5 & 8. Ultraspire’s Alpha 3.0 and Zygos […]

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2016 Employee Favorites

We like our End of Year Lists!  Did you see our MustHave7 for 2017? Here are our staff’s picks for Best of 2016–and what they’re most looking forward to in 2017.  We also got a bonus list from Liz at Rainshadow Running, just for fun! Glenn’s 2016 Favorites: Merrell All-Out Peak – there was only one […]

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#MustHave7 for 2017

We love our #Top7 lists! Especially towards the end of the year. Here’s a new list for us: the #MustHave7 – The seven trail running shoes all shops should have to start 2017. To spread the love, we restricted it to one model per brand maximum. 1) Altra Lone Peak 3.0 – One of only […]

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November Top 7 Trail Shoes

  Altra continues to dominate our trail world: can you see why we’re so excited about the Topo Terraventure that just arrived?! It’s drawing lots of comparisons to the Lone Peak. The Terra’s 3mm heel lift will likely appeal to a lot of folks! November Men’s Top7 Trail Shoes Altra Lone Peak 3.0 Altra Olympus […]

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The Turkey7 2016

It’s holiday time! The first end-of-year 7 List is the Thanksgiving inspired #Turkey7–things that bugged us from the past year of trail running retail. This year the top two Turkeys might be the top two trail running Turkey moves of all time! Enjoy! Pearl iZumi – Oh man, PI had a good thing going–at our […]

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#Top7 Trail Shoes – OCTOBER 2016

Here it is! No real surprises with this month’s list of best selling trail shoes from Seven Hills Running Shop. The roomy and cushy Altra Lone Peak 3.0 is still wowing runners with its updated grippy sole and continues to reign supreme for both men and women. Its waterproof counterpart, the Altra Lone Peak 3.0 […]

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September Top7 Trail Running Shoes

Well, what the heck: we’ll call the new for 2016 Altra Lone Peak Mid Top a trail running shoe!  It makes both the men’s and women’s Top7 lists for September. September was a month of flux as we saw a few models go away to make room for new models to come.  Already to land […]

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#Top7 Trail Shoes – AUGUST 2016

Sad news from Pearl Izumi this month when they made the shock announcement that they are closing their running division and will only be concentrating on making shoes and apparel for cyclists. This has left a lot of our devoted Pearl Izumi customers upset and scrabbling to grab their favorite shoes from remaining stock, or […]

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#Top7 Trail shoes – July 2016

One list to rule them all! This month we only have one #top7trail shoe list to share. The men and women trail runners purchasing shoes at Seven Hills Running Shop agreed with their feet and the top seven shoes stacked up the same for both sexes. I think it might well be a first! GOLD: […]

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Midyear Top7 Trail Running Shoes 2016

Every month we like to do a #top7 trail running shoe list for both men and women to let folks now what’s big at Seven Hills Running Shop.  The Altra Olympus 2, shown above, loomed above all others for the first half of 2016. If you follow us on Instagram, you’ve already seen our lists, […]

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