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These Narrow Walking Shoes for Men Are Comfort-Boosting

Finding a comfortable walking shoe that fits properly when your feet are on the narrow side can be a bit of a pain. A good pair  of walking shoes should hug your feet without feeling too tight and allow your foot to breathe while ensuring you feel in control. To help you find the perfect style for your needs, we did some research and rounded up a few of the best options on the market from well-respected brands like New Balance and Brooks. Each of our picks is designed with ample cushioning and support features to prevent sore, tired feet, even on longer treks.

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1. New Balance 990v5 Sneaker

The 990v5 features a suede and breathable mesh upper with reflective accents, blown rubber outsoles and ENCAP midsole technology for support and superior durability.

Pros: A removable Ortholite insert, padded tongue and dual-density foam collar boost comfort. These are also available in six widths and six colors.

Cons: Some users may find they’re squeaky on hardwood floors.

New Balance Men's 990v5 Sneaker
CREDIT: Amazon

2. Brooks Addiction 13

These shoes have a lightweight, moisture-managing mesh upper with structurally supportive synthetic overlays. An Extended Progressive Diagonal Rollbar helps control pronation and promotes smoother transitions throughout the gait cycle.

Pros: This style comes in four widths and three colors. A plush sockliner and BioMoGo DNA midsole offer plenty of cushioning underfoot. An HPR Plus rubber outsole provides traction and durability. An Internal support saddle wraps around the foot for improved fit. A Heel Segmented Crash Pad adds flexibility and minimizes impact.

Brooks Men's Addiction 13
CREDIT: Amazon

3. Propét Stability Walker Sneaker

This pair is made with genuine leather or nubuck uppers that are perforated for added breathability. A brushed nylon lining wicks away moisture to keep your feet dry.

Pros: These are available in five widths and eight colors. A lightweight, molded EVA midsole absorbs shock to reduce foot fatigue. They also feature internal and external supportive heel counters and removable padded footbed. Durable rubber outsoles are built to supply traction and grip.

Cons: They also run slightly small.

Propét Men's Stability Walker Sneaker
CREDIT: Amazon
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