How to Care for Hiking Boots?

Answer While all footwear eventually wears down, you can increase the chances of your hiking boots lasting longer with proper care, especially higher quality boots. Many hikers outlay a good sum of money ... Read More »

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How to Buy Hiking Boots?

Have you ever worn ill-fitting boots when you went hiking? If so, you probably got blisters. You might have experienced mild to moderate foot pain as well. And it is a sure bet you did not enjoy yo... Read More »

How to Break in Hiking Boots?

When hiking, either for short or extended periods of time, the comfort of your footwear is crucial to how much you enjoy the hike itself. If blisters or sore areas develop on your feet due to your ... Read More »

How tight should hiking boots be?

Hiking boots should fit so that when you are wearing hiking socks, your feet don't slip from front to back or side to side. Hiking boots should not fit so tightly that they pinch you anywhere on yo... Read More »

Trail Shoes Vs. Hiking Boots?

Trail shoes and hiking boots are both used for backcountry travel. Trail shoes are designed for day hiking on well-maintained, relatively flat paths. Hiking boots are heavier and sturdier, and are ... Read More »