https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcSolt0TIa4 Andrew Holzschuh took a photo of his shoes every day as he hiked the Pacific Coast Trail, then made a fun timelapse of his shoes' daily wear and tear. Many hikers forgo hiking boots for trail runners on a well-marked trail like this. Show More Summary
In gearing up for the fall season, New Balance has returned to its HL710 silhouette for a new update to the hiking boot. Featuring full-grain leather, a ballistic nylon upper, pigskin lining and a Vibram outsole, everything about the boot screams “luxury,” while simultaneously maintaining its original rugged and durable properties. In addition to the […]
Outdoor enthusiasts may have put away their hiking boots, bikes, and canoes for the season, but hibernation is not an option – winter is a great time to explore the outdoors.
The woman threw her leg over the bridge railing, nudged her hiking boots to the edge of a small metal platform and stared at the boulders 120 feet below. Behind her the chant began: “Five, four, three, two, one … .” The woman froze. Gave an embarrassed smile. She just couldn’t do it, she said,...
Learn more at http://blog.rei.com/paulsboots/ If you have not heard about the story of Paul’s boots by now it is a story that will leave you touched and fall in love with the backpacking community all over again. “Recently, a heartbroken...Show More Summary
Suppose I suggested that you might benefit from wearing waterproof boots to avoid your feet becoming caked with mud at several creek crossings. Let’s also suppose that I suggest a high clearance vehicle because you may be required to drive across at least two, possibly three creek crossings with varying water levels. Your assumptions that…
Many backpackers carry camp shoes or water shoes with them on backpacking trips for relaxing and for stream crossings to keep their boots dry. But how do you choose between the most popular camp shoes available like Crocs, Zems, Sockwas, Vivobarefoot Ultras, or flip flops? Here are the most important features to consider. light weight, since you have …
“I’ve turned paranoid lately. When I’m in an airport, I look at the people around me at the gate, trying to suss out who might make a good ally if things went bad. I carry two plastic tubs full of warm clothes, hiking boots, and first-aid supplies in the back of my Subaru at all […] The post Post-Apocalypse Now appeared first on The Millions.
I’ve turned paranoid lately. When I’m in an airport, I look at the people around me at the gate, trying to suss out who might make a good ally if things went bad. I carry two plastic tubs full of warm clothes, hiking boots, and first-aid supplies in the back of my Subaru at all times. Show More Summary
The Australian died before he could fulfill his dream of hiking the Appalachian Trail, so others did it for him.
This article was originally published by AskMen UK. It all started with cowboy boots. Beautifully hand-crafted, custom-made cowboy boots from a backroom in the mountains of Utah. If you lived in the area in the late 70s and were serious...Show More Summary
Last winter, we received an email from M'Lynn Markel. Her late husband, Paul, had a dream to hike the Appalachian Trail. He never made it to the AT--but, M'Lynn thought, maybe his boots could? Maybe they could serve as a reminder for all of us to live our dreams while we can. Show More Summary
Italian footwear brand AKU has been making high quality walking, hiking and climbing shoes for over 30 years. This season they will be one of the first outdoor brands to launch a range of boots and shoes using Zero Impact Leather.
They’re adorable, to boot Estonia-based Koko Architects has created a cluster of sustainable mountain lodges along the Lysefjord hiking trail and positioned right by the rocky shores of the Soddatjørn Mountain Lake in Norway. Commissioned...Show More Summary
While I enjoy hiking solo in the White Mountains in summer, there are a few trails that I won’t hike alone, in any season for that matter. The Huntington Ravine Trail is one of them. This trail, which climbs a cliff face on the east side of Mt Washington, is considered the hardest and most …
My Pre-hike gear list, was promising, the things traded: 27 miles into my hike my Vasque Monolith Mid boots ripped. I switched to Alture, after they came highly recommended by the owners of Laguna MT Sports. Sadly, after twisting my ankle less than 150 miles later, I switched once again to a pair Keen Targhee......
“Wear jeans and hiking shoes or paddock boots as we will be with the horses and berry picking,” the writer Tama Janowitz texts me at 9 a.m. on a Saturday, planning an idyllic day in upstate New York.When she picks me up two days later in her Subaru Outback at ... More »
it sounds like the opposition isn't giving up just yet, though Via Google Maps A court has ruled that hikers have to stay off a section of the popular Hastain hiking trail that runs onto private property in Beverly Crest that’s owned by megamansion builder Mohamed Hadid. Show More Summary
As much as we love fresh white sneakers, nothing holds up in the slush and mud like a sturdy pair of hiking boots. Whether you’re a semi-professional trailblazer or prefer a leisurely weekend stroll through the forest, hiking boots are a great staple. Show More Summary
Congratulations Golden Boots Blogger Award Winners! We have collected the best hiking, backpacking, and adventure blogs from all over the internet. We have had a very large volume of submissions over the past months. We are excited to announce the winners. Show More Summary