Bontrager release dedicated GR2 Gravel Shoe

A durable synthetic leather upper cradles your foot in comfort and stands up to the daily abuse of even the toughest trails.​

Bontrager releases an all-new shoe that's purpose-built for gravel but perfect for a multitude of off-road surfaces. GR2 is the ideal choice for the modern-day gravel rider, perfect for lengthy off-road adventures, endurance events, and the occasional cyclocross race. It features easily adjustable laces, a grippy Foray outsole for added stability on rough terrain, and durable synthetic leather upper with GnarGuard abrasion resistance to combat dust and debris.

Bontrager employees Tachyon rubber outsole to achieve a better grip on all terrains.​

"Gravel riding is getting more and more popular, and people want a shoe that's built to explore. The GR2 Gravel Shoe ticks all the boxes. It's comfortable, durable, and walkable, so you can have bigger, bolder adventures." - April Beard, Bontrager Director of Product for Helmets and Shoes.

The GR2 gravel shoe looks the part of an off-road adventure shoe, fits great, and is the optimal choice for anyone who prefers the gravel road less traveled.​

Bontrager GR2 Gravel Shoe Highlights

  • A durable, traditional lace closure system with a convenient elastic lace keeper allows for infinite adjustability and quick replacements if needed.
  • A 2-bolt SBD-compatible Tachyon rubber outsole gives you a better grip on all terrains.
  • GnarGuard rubberized coating on the toe and heel add durability and protects against abrasions and debris.
  • Like all Bontrager products, the new GR2 gravel shoe is backed by the Unconditional Bontrager Guarantee, which gives riders 30 days to love their purchase.
  • inForm Race last offers a slightly roomier, high-performance fit for long days on and off the bike.
  • A nylon composite Bronze Series sole provides stiff-yet-walkable performance with a stiffness index of 6 of 14.

inForm Race last offers a slightly roomier, high-performance fit for long days on and off the bike.​

Sizes, Pricing and Availability

Bontrager's new GR2 Gravel shoes are available in:
  • Men's sizes: 3.5/EU36- 14.5/EU48
  • Women's sizing: 5 - 16 * Both men and women are available in 1/2 size increments
Price: The New Bontrager GR2 Gravel Shoe ($139.99 MSRP) is available exclusively online at and through Trek's global network of retailers.