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Packing underfoot protection into a lightweight trail shoe, the Pearl Izumi Peak II features moderate cushioning and a semi-firm ride.



Reach for new heights in the Pearl Izumi Peak II. This low-to-the-ground, neutral trail shoe offers a stable, performance oriented-ride. The Peak II uses just enough cushioning and midsole protection to keep this performer lightweight, yet nimble enough to handle technical trails. The Peak II can handle a variety of distances. 

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Weight: 8.4 oz (size 8)

Stack Height: Heel (27mm), Forefoot (15mm)

How It Fits (based on width B) Width B=Medium

  • Sizing: Fits small; purchase 1/2 size larger than standard running shoe size
  • Heel: Narrow to medium
  • Midfoot: Medium volume
  • Forefoot: Medium to narrow
  • Toe-Box Height: Low
  • Arch Structure: Low
  • Shoe Shape: Semi-Curved


The Peak II is a minimum feature, minimum neutral shoe designed for speedwork, racing and daily training.


  • 1:1 Energy Foam in the forefoot cushions the foot on impact and returns energy back to the runner for a resilient ride.
  • EVA midsole foam provides durable cushioning.
  • TPU Bridge is a thermoplastic unit in the midfoot that helps maintain forefoot and rearfoot torsional integrity.
  • TPU Protection Plate in forefoot protects against stone bruising.
  • TPU Toe Cap provides toe protection and shoe durability.
  • 1:1 High Abrasion Bonded Seamless Upper reduces irritation and improves durability of the upper with next-to-foot comfort.
  • 1:1 Lacing uses internal overlays at the midfoot to keep the upper snug to the foot.
  • Overlays at the midfoot keep the upper snug to the foot.
  • EVA Insole is a dual density material engineered for arch support and step in cushion.
  • Racing Last is Slip Lasted for extra flexibility and low weight.
  • Ortholite Sockliner provides amazing step-in comfort and long-lasting cushioning.
  • Full Carbon Rubber Outsole has lugs designed for maximum traction and durability.

Footwear Performance Characteristics

Pronation Control: What's This?

  • Neutral
    • Min
    • Mod
  • Support
    • Min
    • Mod
    • Max
  • Motion Control
    • Mod
    • Max

Heel-Toe Offset (mm): What's This?

  • 0
  • 1-2
  • 3-4
  • 5-6
  • 7-8
  • 9-10
  • 11+

Stack Height:

  • Barefoot
  • Minimal
  • Low
  • Medium
  • High
  • Maximal


  • Road
  • Road-Trail
  • Hard Trail
  • Varied Trail
  • Soft Trail

Shoe Type:

  • Premium
  • Standard
  • Performance
  • Racing

Customer Reviews

Comments: Runs a full size small.  This is the first time ever that I've worn an 8.  That said, nice grippy shoe with a snug collar that helps keep rocks out.   
From: Elizabeth