The Top 5 Best Hiking Shoes that are a Must Have In 2017

The Top 5 Best Hiking Shoes that are a Must Have In 2017

January 05, 2018

Hiking can be fun and awesome way of spending leisure time, however, you might be wearing the wrong shoes while at it and the entire activity can turn out to be exhausting. Your performance on the trail depends on the nature of your hiking boots, how light they are and suitable for hot or dry weather. To help you choose the ones that suit you, here’s a list that features some of the best hiking boots
    1. Salomon Men’s Quest 4D 2 GTX Hiking Boot
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 The upper parts of the boot are made of leather and textile while the bottom is made of a synthetic sole and the shaft is approximately 6” from the arch. Its unique design provides a rugged lacing and protective rubber toe cap to keep you safe.  Additionally, it has GORETEX waterproof protection and a Salomon 4D Chassis for improved stability and maximum protection. It’s easy to wash the boots since they have a removable Molded EVA Ortholite footbed. Price: $148.82-$294
    1. Merrell Men’s Moab mid Gore-Tex Hiking Boot
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The upper side is made of leather and mesh while the lower side is made of vibram sole. Its design makes it waterproof and at the same time breathable due to its Gortex performance comfort lining. Unlike other shoes that keep collecting debrils, the bellows tongue on this shoes keeps them out. In addition to that, the M Select Fresh feature keeps the shoe smelling fresh all day.  For improved stability, the boots have air cushions that also absorb shock. Price $89.99-$150.00
 
    1. Arc’teryx Bora2Mid LTR GTX Hiking Boot
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These boots have a lot of features such that cannot all be explored at once. Due to their light weight, they provide the comfort you need to tackle all types of weather and terrain. The boots are fully waterproof and breathable due to their GORE-TEX liner. For improved grip and stability, they have a Vibram outsole with traction grooves along the edges. Price:$ 350
   
Its upper parts are made of leather while the bottom is made of rubber sole.  Its unique design offers a 4WD drive on your feet and the hiking experience is totally revamped due to the Keen dry membrane that absorbs sweat and keeps you comfortable. Hiking is much easier and faster due to its aggressive outsole with 4 mm lugs that grip onto any terrain very well. Lastly, its ESS shank provides that kind of torsion you need for a good ride. Price: $107.96-149.95
The upper parts are made of synthetic material that is water resistant (Schooler K-Tech). The inner lining is made of Gore-Tex performance comfort material that keeps your feet comfortable. Lastly, the sole is made of Asolo/ Vibram Ascent+ PU Anti-Shock and dual density microporous midsole. Price: $ 239.86-$300.00