Salomon® X Mission 4

The expected release date for the Salomon X Mission 4 is November 22, 2022.

The Salomon X Mission 4 will have the following features & updates:

  • The Salomon X Mission 4 will be designed to handle a larger variety of terrains and to have improved durability,
  • The uppers will have more breathable fabric with an adjusted overlay lace-up system.
  • There will be a trail-specific defense system that is improved, such as the TPU toe cap.
  • As for comfort and support, the full-length foam unit will provide more responsive cushioning and an enhanced antimicrobial coating.
  • The outsole unit will hold up on a larger variety of wet and dry surfaces.

Previous model of the X Mission:
The Salomon X Mission 3 release date was on June 16, 2021.

Latest Version of the Salomon X Mission


Salomon X Mission



  • The recommended price according to manufacturers for the new Salomon X Mission will be around $130.
  • The price will also vary according to the specific retailers.

Arch support and pronation controlArch Support and Pronation Control

  • The new Salomon X Mission 4 will have features aimed at neutral pronation types.
  • The arch support will be designed for medium to higher arch types.


  • As for terrains, you can now use your new X Mission 4 model on trails and roads.
  • They will enhance the outsole to provide durability and slip-resistance on wet and dry surfaces, hard and loose surfaces, as well like roads.


  • Ideally, Salomon will create the new X Mission 4 as a daily trail running shoe.
  • It could also be used for marathons and long-distance running.


  • The New Salomon X Mission 4 is quite durable.
  • Because it can be used on a variety of surfaces and outdoors, it will be able to withstand all weather, as well as wear and tear conditions.

Fit and SizingFit and Sizing

  • The new Salomon X Mission 4 will have a standard length and fit.
  • The new model comes in various sizes and will be available in wider with and medium width options to accommodate all foot shapes.
  • The new semi-curved shape will also be ideal for persons who have high arches.


  • The men’s model will weigh around 290 grams.
  • The women’s model should weigh around 250 grams.
  • This weight type will be average in any running shoe.

Elevation of the Salomon X Mission 4

Heel HeightHeel Height

  • The Salomon X Mission 4 will have a heel height of 27 mm, which is quite high.
  • The height is suitable for running and persons who have a high arch.

Forefoot HeightForefoot Height

  • As for the forefoot, it is aimed at a 17 mm height.
  • This is quite a solid forefoot height.

Heel-to-Toe DropHeel-to-Toe Drop

  • There will be a general heel-to-toe drop of 10mm.
  • This is quite an average heel-to-toe drop found in most trail running shoes.

Components of the Salomon X Mission 4


  • The Outsole of the Salomon X Mission will still be the trusted Contagrip rubber design.
  • Improvements will be made for better slip resistance and grip on a larger variety of indoor and outdoor floor surfaces, as well as for durability on roads.
  • You will also be able to tackle wet areas and mud with the improved outsole.


  • The midsole will have injected EVA as the main cushioning system for better support and cushioning.
  • Ther will likewise be an Ortholite footbed for more soft cushioning, with an antibacterial lining to reduce odors and bacteria.


  • The Salomon X Mission 4 will have 3D mesh uppers with more durability and breathability features.
  • There will be a sensitive design with stitched overlays for protection d durability,
  • The Quicklace system is quick and easy to use and will be kept in the new model.
  • Furthermore, there will be an enhanced protective TPU toe cap.


Salomon X Mission 4

About the Author

David Alegeta

David is a long-distance hiker, a writer and an editor whose favorite topics include backpacking and trail running. He is an adventure athlete who covered over 20,000 miles. He frequently speaks to groups about the benefits of proper footwear and has written numerous articles on this subject. He lives in Dallas, Texas with his family.