Z-Trail Men's SIZE GUIDE
It’s easy to find the right Xero Sandal size for you. The Z-Trail EV fits true to size so...
Buy the Z-Trail EV in your usual US size*
FREE EXCHANGES: Most people find our size recommendation gives them a proper fit, but just in case, we have a free exchange program for all US orders.
*If you normally buy a Euro, UK or JP Size, check out the handy conversion chart below.
NOTE: The Z-Trail has a wider forefoot than ordinary sport sandals. If your feet are particularly narrow, consider the Women's Z-Trail EV. Just make sure to adjust by 1 size (for example, a men's 8 is the same length as a women's 9).

*Use the handy printable templates below to confirm your size before you buy.

Men's Z-Trail EV
US Sizes Euro Sizes UK Sizes JP Sizes Print Template
6 39 5 24 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
7 40 6 25 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
8 41 7 26 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
9 42 8 27 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
10 43 9 28 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
11 44 10 29 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
12 45 11 30 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
13 46 12 31 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
14 47 13 32 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
15 48 14 33 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template

Note: Be sure to print the templates at Actual Size (100% Scale) and verify with a ruler after printing.

Any questions? Just call us at 303 447 3100 or send us an email. We’re here to help.

Z-Trail EV – Men

$79.99

The perfect combination of protection, comfort, light weight, natural flexibility, durability, versatility and affordability.

We recommend ordering your usual size.
 
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Product Description

Due to increased costs of materials, manufacturing, and shipping, the price of this product will be raised on September 1st.
Limited quantities are available before that date.

“Love these shoes! I wear these from the gym, to work, to church, to the beach.
Great style and wearability!”  – Larry K.

The Z-Trail EV offers the perfect combination of lightweight protection, natural flexibility, durability, versatility, style and affordability. 

Is it the best barefoot hiking sandal? We think so!

WHAT MAKES THE Z-TRAIL EV THE ULTIMATE SPORTS SANDAL?

LIGHTWEIGHT PROTECTION THAT FEELS JUST RIGHT.

The Z-Trail EV features an updated 11mm FeelLite™ sole with a middle layer of TrailFoam™ and an updated dual chevron lug pattern that offers the best combination of comfort, protection, and trail-ready traction while still allowing you to bend, move, flex, and feel the terrain beneath your feet. 

At just 5.4 ounces each for a men’s size 9, the Z-Trail EV remains just as lightweight and versatile as the original best-selling Z-Trail. 

MADE FROM EARTH & VEGAN-FRIENDLY MATERIALS.

The Z-Trail EV eliminates 70% of the unnecessary materials used in modern sports sandals – and because its soft, tubular quick-dry webbing is made from nylon sourced from recycled water bottles, it’s even better for the planet than before!

GOES ANYWHERE. GOES WITH ANYTHING.

Available in three colors, the new Z-Trail EV is ultra-capable yet stylish enough to accompany just about any look, so you can take anywhere from the trail to the boardwalk and everywhere in between. 

WE MAKE SANDALS SO COMFORTABLE, YOU’LL FORGET THEY’RE EVEN ON.

If your feet don’t feel as good at the end of the day as they did in the beginning, you haven’t tried the Z-Trail EV.
 
Life-changing comfort and superior performance come from letting your feet do what’s natural – bend, move, flex and feel.
 
All Xero Shoes feature a non-elevated “zero drop” heel for proper posture, low-to-the-ground design for perfect balance and agility, and a flexible sole that gives you “just right” protection so you can bend, move, flex, and safely Feel the World® in total comfort.
Z-Trail Men’s SIZE GUIDE
It’s easy to find the right Xero Sandal size for you. The Z-Trail EV fits true to size so…
Buy the Z-Trail EV in your usual US size*
FREE EXCHANGES: Most people find our size recommendation gives them a proper fit, but just in case, we have a free exchange program for all US orders.
*If you normally buy a Euro, UK or JP Size, check out the handy conversion chart below.
NOTE: The Z-Trail has a wider forefoot than ordinary sport sandals. If your feet are particularly narrow, consider the Women’s Z-Trail EV. Just make sure to adjust by 1 size (for example, a men’s 8 is the same length as a women’s 9).

*Use the handy printable templates below to confirm your size before you buy.

Men’s Z-Trail EV
US Sizes Euro Sizes UK Sizes JP Sizes Print Template
6 39 5 24 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
7 40 6 25 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
8 41 7 26 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
9 42 8 27 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
10 43 9 28 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
11 44 10 29 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
12 45 11 30 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
13 46 12 31 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
14 47 13 32 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
15 48 14 33 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template

Note: Be sure to print the templates at Actual Size (100% Scale) and verify with a ruler after printing.

Any questions? Just call us at 303 447 3100 or send us an email. We’re here to help.

We do! We’ve sold Xero Shoes to people in more than 85 countries around the world.
We use the US Postal service to send our shipments. The cost to ship will depend on the weight of the package and the delivery speed you select; several options will be provided at checkout.

All domestic shipments come with tracking. Limited tracking is available for some first class international shipments depending on the country, and full tracking is available with all Priority Express and Express International shipments.

Though almost all of our international orders arrive without incident, we strongly advise you to select Priority Express International or Express International if you live in a country with a less reliable postal service, including (but not limited to) India, Brazil, Mexico, South Africa, and Indonesia. We cannot guarantee delivery of packages shipped using First Class International.

International delivery can take anywhere from 3 days to 8 weeks depending on how long your order spends in customs at the border.

Please note that some countries do require the payment of import duties for international shipments above a certain value. We advise you to know the import regulations of your country and understand that you will be responsible for payment of any duties and fees imposed by your government at the border.

All packages will be marked as merchandise; as a commercial shipper, we are not able to mark a package as a gift (if you’re giving Xero Shoes as a gift, that’s not the same as us sending a gift).
Also, check our Stores page. There may be a Xero Shoes dealer closer to you.

After you purchase a gift certificate, you’ll be able to enter an email address for the recipient.

You could email it to yourself and forward it at a later time if you like.

You can also take the Gift Certificate code and send it to the recipient.

Please go to Xero Shoes Return Policy page to learn about our 45-day return policy.

Caring for your Z-Trail EVs

Because of the TrailFoam™ in the Z-Trail, these need a bit of extra attention. Do not leave Z-Trail in hot cars or exposed to intense or direct sunlight. This could cause the TrailFoam™ to deform and is not covered by our warranty.

To clean your Z-Trail sandals, hand wash with warm water, mild soap and allow them to air dry (away from direct sunlight).

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TS
10/06/2022
Thomas S.
US US

better traction

I now have 4 styles of Xero sandals and up till now the Z-Trail style was my go to. Now with the new Z-Trail EV deeper and larger tread sole they offer better traction, less slip and longer wear.

MZ
10/06/2022
Michael Z.
US US

Big Smile on my Face

When I slipped the sandals on and adjusted the straps to fit my feet, a great big smile just slipped and appeared on my face. The sandals felt like nothing! I walked around the house with them to make sure they would stay on, to make sure they were still on, to make sure that the smile on my face truly represented the most comfortable and satisfying foot experience. In essence, I loved them – right from the first day I put them on.

JD
10/06/2022
James d.
US US

Great shoes

Very comfortable I wear them a lot here in Florida. I have four pairs. But one pair the metal clip broke on the strap.

JH
10/06/2022
John H.
US US

Comfortable and versatile... not super durable

I'm on my second pair of Z-Trail EVs in 4 months. In all fairness, I spent the first 3 months wearing them as my camp shoes and river crossing shoes while backpacking and working in the mountains, so I put them to the test. I love how comfortable they are, but I do wish that they were a bit more durable.

DS
10/05/2022
David S.
US US

Love the zero feel

The best dam sandle there is!!!

SJ
10/05/2022
Shawn J.
US US

Correct Toes

I love these for various reasons but one major reason is that they’re a zero drop sandal and the toes are wide enough to allow me to (easily) wear my Correct Toes with them!

SB
10/05/2022
Spencer B.
GB GB

I love this product

This is the second time I’ve bought Z-Trails from Xero Shoes. Had first pair for about 7 or 8 years before they’d worn down enough for me to need a new pair. And in that time I wore them a lot so I consider it excellent value. I absolutely love them. I’ve been running in them, wading in the ocean, as well as worn them with other outfits like shirt + linen trousers etc. 5/5 easily.

CS
10/03/2022
Colin S.
US US

Great sandals!

I wanted a pair of sandals that I could do everything in: hike, run, splash in the river, go out on the town. So far these sandals have done all of that very comfortably.

IP
10/03/2022
Iaroslav P.
US US

Love them

I like the sandals, they let your feet breathe. And also numerous questions during group trail runs. Loved the previous sandals, but they broke. Hope the new design will hold long. Looks sturdy, and survived one technical and rocky trail in Ohio as of now.

GC
10/02/2022
Guy C.
US US

Love my Z-Trail EV

I’m loving these sandals. They are super light and very well made. I feel like I’m walking around barefoot in these sandals. They are quickly becoming my favorite casual footwear.

Xero Shoes Z-Trail EV - Men Review