hello, @shirochan , Mt Washington and the sod's are two of my favorite places also, although vastly different, rock vs MUD MUD MUD! (lol)
I swear by the hoka one one https://www.rei.com/product/155542/hoka-one-one-stinson-atr-5-trail-running-shoes-mens
this shoe has basically transformed my hiking/backpacking career! Stable and comfortable beyond belief, and also dry extremely fast.
Free returns, so what have you got to lose?