boots

Gear Review: Hoka One One Sky Toa Boot

Gear Review: Hoka One One Sky Toa Boot

I tested the Hoka One One Sky Toa from April to June and discovered a nostalgia and new appreciation for the hiking boot. I always wear trail runners when I...

Jul 7, 2019 : Laura Johnston
I Prefer Hiking Boots Over Trail Shoes

I Prefer Hiking Boots Over Trail Shoes

Call me old school, an old fuddy-duddy, or just old because I prefer hiking boots over trail shoes.

Mar 9, 2017 : John Edward Harris
Gear Review: Altra Lone Peak 3.0 NeoShell Mid

Gear Review: Altra Lone Peak 3.0 NeoShell Mid

Last year Altra debuted the Lone Peak 3.0 and Lone Peak 3.0 NeoShell. These new designs improve upon their predecessors while retaining everything that's made the Lone Peak series a...

Jan 16, 2017 : Kenny Howell
Happy Feet: Your Guide to Not Having Angry Ones Like Mine on the Trail!

Happy Feet: Your Guide to Not Having Angry Ones Like Mine on the Trail!

My personal advice on how to choose and get properly fitted for footwear for a thru hike, and how to prevent and treat battered feet.

Sep 6, 2016 : Stubbs
The Footwear Debate: Are Trail Runners Superior to Boots?

The Footwear Debate: Are Trail Runners Superior to Boots?

Is a big, heavy, pair of boots really necessary to hike on difficult terrain? Conventional wisdom says yes, but lately, this trend is being challenged.

Dec 4, 2015 : Kyle O'Grady
Gear Review: Arc’teryx Bora² Mid GTX Hiking Boots

Gear Review: Arc’teryx Bora² Mid GTX Hiking Boots

It isn’t often that I put on a pair of shoes and feel like I’m wearing a piece of cutting-edge technology. Humans have been protectively wrapping their feet in leather...

Aug 6, 2015 : Jordan Bowman
Gear Review: Oboz Sundog Trailsport Shoe

Gear Review: Oboz Sundog Trailsport Shoe

It's almost May and spring is finally in full swing! With the season comes a slew of new products from our favorite outdoor brands. Among the new releases is Oboz Footwear's...

Apr 27, 2015 : Kenny Howell
Muddy Buddies: On Dry Feet and Big Boots

Muddy Buddies: On Dry Feet and Big Boots

In the past couple days, I have ascended some fantastic balds such as Wayah, Wesser and Standing Indian, which offer incredible views of the southern Nantahala mountains in North Carolina....

Apr 17, 2015 : Tee Corley
How to Protect Your Feet While Backpacking

How to Protect Your Feet While Backpacking

Welcome to the video version of the Trench Foot Article! Feet are your mode of transportation and it is super important to take care of them. Enjoy my video explanation...

Jun 1, 2014 : Kori Feener
Pox & Puss Episode #26 – Outdoor 76 Outfitter in Franklin, NC

Pox & Puss Episode #26 – Outdoor 76 Outfitter in Franklin, NC

Recorded live at the Outdoor 76 Outfitter in Franklin, NC with owners, Rob & Cory. We discuss some of the most common issues dealt with during the first 110 miles...

Oct 10, 2013 : Pox & Puss Podcast