Tagged: hiking shoes

Danner Trailcomber

Danner Trailcomber Hiking Shoe Review

Wow! What a crazy Spring it has been. With all of the madness surrounding COVID-19 it is definitely important to get outdoors for one’s mental sanity. For me hiking is one of the close...

KEEN Aphlex Waterproof Boot

KEEN Aphlex Waterproof Boot Review

Presenting the KEEN Aphlex Waterproof boot Keen has always been known for its super comfortable footwear. I’d say it has an almost cult-like following amongst my friends who’ve been wearing the sandals for nearly...

Lowa Phoenix Mesh Lo

Lowa Phoenix Mesh Lo Review

Lowa Phoenix Mesh Lo Initial Thoughts The quality of the Women’s Lowa Phoenix Mesh Lo trekking boot right out of the box is apparent. Lightweight, high quality leather, mesh, and rubber. As the smell...

Lowa Vantage GTX Review

Lowa Vantage GTX Review

Over the years I have done my fair share of hiking in the mountains and the one thing I have found is that a comfortable pair of hiking boots can be the difference between...

Lunta Lady GTX

Hanwag Lunta Lady GTX Review

Hanwag has been making quality outdoor shoes in Germany since 1921. Hanwag’s Lunta Lady GTX boot is no exception. Hanwag beautifully constructed this boot for women who want a fashion friendly resort style boot...

Proterra Sport Minimalist Hiking Shoe

Merrell Proterra Sport Review

As the minimalist movement has made a lot of runners and outdoor enthusiast rethink their running shoes, Merrell has introduced a shoe called the Proterra Sport that has hikers rethinking their hiking shoe choices. ...

Keen Bryce Mid WP Top

Keen Bryce Mid WP Hiking Boots

The new KEEN Bryce Mid WP hiking boot is a go anywhere, do anything lightweight, waterproof, breathable hiker. I’ve taken these out on several short adventures and have been pleased with their comfort, support,...

Salewa MS Alp Trainer

Salewa MS Alp Trainer Review

As the Salewa brand is starting to become more recognizable in the US, I thought it would be appropriate to test out and review one of their hiking shoes.  The Salewa MS Alp Trainer...

Merrell Avian Light Sport Review

Confession: I’ve never worn a light hiking shoe. It’s not that none have tickled my fancy, it’s that I don’t have enough room in my closet for a shoe for every activity in my...

Wolverine Pulsar ICS Low-Cut Trail Hiker Review

This cool looking, low-cut hiking shoe from Wolverine certainly has my attention. I have never owned Wolverine footwear, and am mostly familiar with the brand as a manufacturer of work boots.  So it wasn’t...

KEEN Oregon PCT Boot Review

The Oregon PCT boot by Keen arrived at my door in anticipation of cold-weather hiking; this is a substantial, durable, and comfort-oriented boot intended for multi-day adventures.   I tested the Oregon PCT Boot on...

Columbia Master of Faster Review

Using a trail running shoe for hiking can be beneficial in a number of ways.  First, they are typically much lighter than heavier and bulkier hiking shoes. Second, they are typically a lot more...

Ecco Xpedition Lite Review

If you need an everyday light weight hiking shoe the Ecco Xpedition Lite is the right shoe for you. I wear them everyday when I go on my daily one to two hour hike...

Mammut Redburn Review

While Boston has the Green Monster at Fenway Park, Mammut has its own green monster in the Redburn hiking shoe line. The Redburn is a hiking/approach shoe that is perfect for someone looking for...

Merrell Refuge Pro Ventilator Review

With warmer weather around the corner and many of us outdoor enthusiast getting excited to hit the trails, it’s time to check our hiking shoes to see if they have enough life to last...