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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. Not only do I prefer hiking boots, I prefer all leather boots....

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 NeoShell. These new designs improve upon their predecessors while retaining everything that's made the Lone Peak series a crowd favorite. However, in

Jan 16, 2017 : Kenny Howell
Sole Searching: An Aspiring Thru-Hiker’s Quest for the Perfect Shoes

Sole Searching: An Aspiring Thru-Hiker’s Quest for the Perfect Shoes

John testing his Merrell shoes If there's one piece of gear AT thru-hikers are opinionated about it’s shoes -- and with good reason since it takes about five million steps...

Sep 28, 2016 : Gail Barrett
Chacos: A Love Story for Your Feet

Chacos: A Love Story for Your Feet

My first encounter with Chacos was in the desert along the Pacific Crest trail. As I sat huddled under my tarp for some shade during the heat of the day,...

Feb 23, 2016 : Shannon Goosebumps Roland
Gear Review: Salomon XA Pro 3D CS WP Trail Runners

Gear Review: Salomon XA Pro 3D CS WP Trail Runners

According to Appalachian Trials'  XA Pro 3D CS WP trail shoes. For clarity, Salomon offers a variety of shoes with this stylistic look. The difference varies on design and more...

Apr 14, 2015 : Madison Dragna