You want to wear hiking boots to go hiking, right? That may be conventional outdoors wisdom, but often, it's not the right answer. Let's examine the merits of each and try to help you find the right solution. Read more...
Tucked away in one of the most distant corners of last week's Boot Düsseldorf show was one of the show's most interesting products: the ultra-versatile Klepper Backyak. As its name suggests, it's a kayak that can hike to water's edge on your back. Show More Summary
They didn't get book or movie deals, but there are many women who've laced up their boots and gotten in real with themselves with each step on a hiking trail.
French fashion house Lanvin presents their Spring/Summer 2015 sneaker collection ahead of this season’s iteration of Paris Fashion Week. This time around, the creatives over at Lanvin have taken inspiration from hiking boots, orthopedic… The post Lanvin Spring/Summer 2015 Sneaker Collection appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Pac boots, like the kind you get from Sorel, Kamik, Cabelas, or LL Bean, are not a good option for serious hiking in winter terrain. While Pac boots were the only inexpensive alternative to buying expensive mountaineering boots about...Show More Summary
Italy’s Diemme produce these handsome renditions of the hiking boot for Japan’s PEdAL ED. But being that the Tokyo-based PEdAL ED is a cycling goods maker, the collaborative boot just features more cycling-friendly features like short… The post Diemme for PEdAL ED Cold-Weather Mido Riding Boot appeared first on Selectism.
There's an adventure to be had every day of the year, whether it's a blustery snowshoe trek, an uphill hike, a picnic in the woods or a camping trip upstate. The adventurer in your life is likely stocked up with hiking boots, comfy socks...Show More Summary
Similar to how her Election character chewed up anyone in the way of the high school class presidency, Reese Witherspoon was tenacious in her trajectory from child actress to superstar. Playing easy-to-root-for underdogs in films like Legally Blonde, she became one of the top-paid actresses and won an Oscar for Walk the Line. Show More Summary
adidas Originals are set to reinvent two of their ZX runners for the impending wintery doom that so many of us are facing. Combining adidas’s Shield technology with GORE-TEX, both the ZX 8000 runner and ZX Tac hiking boot are offered … The post adidas Originals Fall/Winter 2014 ZX Shield Pack appeared first on Highsnobiety.
In the summer of 1995, Cheryl Strayed pulled on her boots and took off for some kind of long, important hike (spoiler alert!) that provided the basis for her Oprah-endorsed book Wild, and the Reese Witherspoon film adaptation that opens this weekend. Cheryl seems like an alternative kind of gal... More »
Her pack was too heavy, her boots too tight. She didn't know how to read a compass. But that didn't stop first-time backpacker Cheryl Strayed, then 26, from embarking on a soul-searching 1,100-mile solo hike on the Pacific Crest Trail...Show More Summary
By Rachel Torgerson for TheKnot.com The latest look for grooms to rock is lumberjack style -- we're talking about plaid flannel shirts, pine cone boutonnieres, woolen vests and hiking boots. Stay with us on this one, because it can actually...Show More Summary
The most important item in your outdoor wardrobe, hiking boots grant you the ability to traverse challenging terrain, work to keep your entire body comfortable and supported while carrying heavy loads and help regulate temperature and dryness. They’re also a difficult purchase to get right, particularly if you’re buying online. Here’s how to do that. More »
The most important item in your outdoor wardrobe, hiking boots grant you the ability to traverse challenging terrain, work to keep your entire body comfortable and supported while carrying heavy loads and help regulate temperature and dryness. They're also a difficult purchase to get right, particularly if you're buying online. Here's how to do that. Read more...
It is true that all kinds of footwear will wear down at some point or the other but taking care of them can help you increase their life. The same is true for your hiking boots as well. Good quality and expensive hiking boots must be given a lot of care so as to prolong their life and ensure that they remain comfortable for as long as possible. Show More Summary
Tanner Goods celebrate the release of their latest collaborative boot, The Sherman Light, with hiking and stomping footwear experts, Danner. Following our motorcycle preview of the full Danner Fall collection, Tanner takes a similar adventure theme with this jazzy short… Seeking Adventure with the Tanner Goods Danner Sherman Light Boot is a post by Lena Dystant on Selectism.
Danner’s Fall 2014 Stumptown collection gets a bashing courtesy of Oregon’s See See Motorcycles. Taking out a selection of hiking and casual boots including a collaboration with wings + horns, the popular Mountain Light in fresh colors and women’s fits, the… See See Motorcycles Put the Latest Danner Collection to the Test is a post by Lena Dystant on Selectism.
Belgian designer Dries Van Noten steps into the footwear game with a pair of rugged, robust hiking-style boots. An upper crafted from grey and charcoal suede sits on a rubber sole unit, with pewter leather paneling on the heel and … Dries Van Noten Hiking Boot is a post by Alec Leach on Highsnobiety.
Work boot craftsmen Danner have teamed up with Japanese label MR. GENTLEMAN for a limited take on the heritage label’s classic hiking boots. A tough leather upper has been paired with a hardwearing sole and D-rings, in a rich mahogany … Danner x MR. GENTLEMAN Mountain Light Boot is a post by Alec Leach on Highsnobiety.
This. Is. Insane. Direct Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HhabgvIIXik He can climb a mountain better/faster on a bike than I can do with hiking boots sans-bike! And make sure to watch to the end for a few bone-jarring outtakes. Bur really, they could have all been much worse. Steve in a Speedo http://iwannagetphysical.blogspot.com/