The Outdoor Switchback is a skate shoe infused with the look and durability of hiking boots. It has a water-resistant pig suede and rubber upper, a reinforced tongue and a rubber outsole. Hat Tip Link Price: $65
Time to lace up your boots and hit the trail! We've rounded up 13 of our favorite hiking trails around the world—perfect for your spring and summer adventures.
Due to a meeting with screaming monkeys I was unable to make boot camp yesterday. The good news is that Mrs. Tank’s husband, Thor, offers two classes on Saturday morning. I’ve committed to twice per week so I plan to … Continue reading ?
Carhartt has teamed up with hiking boot specialist Diemme on the Marostica low top sneaker for Spring/Summer 2013. “Available in three subtle colour tones, the Carhartt Heritage x Diemme Marostica Lo is a fantastic hybrid of outdoor and urban, constructed… Carhartt Heritage x Diemme Marostica is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
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I have a lot of shoes for a guy. I’m pretty average when it comes to sneakers, dress shoes, and flip flops, but I have a lot of boots. A lot. Snow boots. Rain boots. Wading boots (3 pairs). Hiking boots. I can keep going… In my opinion footwear is all about specialization–there’s a shoe [...]
I’m am a day hiker and a backpacker who likes to hike in trail runners most of the year. They’re soooo much more comfortable than hiking boots, they dry much faster when they get wet, and wearing them lets me feel the trail beneath my feet. I’m also a long time Scarpa customer – I own [...]
Pull on the best boots for men this season - whether your boots are made for walking, hiking, or impressing.
TweetThis gal was invited out on a traditional hike what’s especially popular during cherry blossom season. It goes over dirt paths and grass and cobblestones and whatnot, so this is the choice she made: Click to expand Japan does not believe in comfortable shoes. Japan believes in cruel shoes, fashion at any price. We should all be [...]
April showers and spring snowmelt signal that it’s time to trade in ski boots and snowshoes for hiking boots. Of course, those harbingers of warm weather also turn hiking trails to muck. Opt for a cut-rate pair of boots, and you could easily wind up with wet, blistered fee …
I was sidelined earlier this winter for two weeks with two enormous heel blisters, the size of quarters, after hiking the Kinsman Mountains in January. I have a pair of worn out liners in my mountaineering boots that should probably be replaced and my preventative sock and heel taping system completely failed. Perhaps more troubling is [...]
One of the keys to efficient hiking in more arduous winter conditions is energy preservation and Ive found that you can tell if a group is working well together when everyone places their boots in the footsteps of the hiker in front of them, packing the snow a bit better for the next hiker in [...]
On our third snowy, icy hike in mid-January, we came across even more ice crystals near the lower, rocky section of our Water Canyon trail, where the creek had frozen almost solid. Ice and hoarfrost in frozen creek bed, two boots for...Show More Summary
Versatile footwear that can handle any weather, environment, and emergency situation.
Recently launched outdoor line Rocky S2V is more determined than the Discovery Channel to ensure that you're prepared to survive. For backcountry skiers and other winter explorers, it offers a jacket with an integrated survival kit.Show More Summary
An ultra-rugged phone that holds its charge for 15 years, a feather-light tent, and serious hiking boots that feel like sneakers.
Choosing the right pair of hiking boots is essential if you want to ensure a comfortable and safe experience. Whether you want to do an all day hike or climb steeper terrain, you should check out this guide to the best hiking boots for men so that you find the best match for your [...]
Winter has arrived and with it the need for extra traction when hiking on trails covered with packed snow and ice. If you hike in soft-soled winter boots or pac boots, it’s nice to have a crampon that’s longer than microspikes and comes with anti-balling plates, so that snow doesn’t clump up underneath your boots. [...]
There's nothing quite like a nice hike through a snowy wonderland in the dead of winter. There's also nothing quite like busting your ass on the ice when you do it. Boot chains can help keep you upright, but there's no need to shell out for a pair when you can just whip up your own for a lot less. More »
Continuing their 3-year contract, Patta has teamed up with KangaROOS on an urban-inspired hiking boot that updates the classic Slantback first released in 1988. The new boot includes an updated shape along with a clean mixture of nubuck, suede, and Cordura.… Patta x KangaROOS Slantback Hiking Boot and Maglite is a post by Brock Cardiner on Highsnobiety.