hiking boots

27 Posts

Best Lowa Boots

Gear

The Best Lowa Boots of 2019: European-Made Hiking Boots

We don’t try to hide our love for Made in America products, whether it’s clothing, skis or footwear. But we’d be remiss if we didn’t call attention to some of the best products made in other countries, too – products every bit as good as their American-made counterparts. In particular, we’re thinking of Lowa boots.

By Austin Leavitt

Salewa Wildfire Edge GTX Boots

Gear

The New Salewa Mid Edge GTX Won A 2019 ISPO Award

Every year, ISPO gives awards to the most innovative and creative products in the outdoor and sports industries. In the last few years, a number of those awards have gone to Salewa – a Dolomite-based outdoor gear maker that’s been creating some of the industry’s best backpacking gear since the 1930’s.

By Austin Leavitt

Merrell Chameleon 7 1

Gear

Merrell’s Newest Chameleon 7 Hiking Boots

Merrell has a very particular style of hiking shoes, and few are as recognizable as the Chameleons - a shoe made to be as versatile as the reptile its inspired by. But it looks their going in a little bit of a different direction with the Chameleon 7, the newest rendition of the popular shoe.

By Austin Leavitt

Timberland 1978 HIker

Home List

Timberland 1978 Hiker Ltd. Release: 1978 Look With 2017 Technology

It seems as though our advances in technology has enter all markets--to include the hiking boot market. However, there is still the demand for the throw backs. The craze is going retro with that cool look but incorporating 21st Century technology into the product. Timberland has done just that with the release of the Timberland 1978 Hiker Limited Edition.  It made it history when it was released in 1978 and it will be a hit today with its classic backcountry look.

By Fast Eddie

tecnica forge boots

Outdoors

Tecnica Forge Boots Mold To Your Feet For A Perfect Fit

Finding comfortable footwear can be a challenge, especially for those of us with in-between sizes or widths. When it comes to hiking and outdoor shoes, that challenge can be even more so, which is why the Tecnica Forge line of boots is so great; thermo-formable footwear has been around for a while (especially in ski boots), but no one has really ventured into the world of lighweight hiking boots with them just yet.

By Austin Leavitt