Overview Over Labor Day I used the Adidal Climacool Boat Breeze shoes at our Cabin in McCall Idaho. I have been looking for a good, versatile and comfortable shoe for the lake and have fallen in love with these shoes. For me the perfect boat shoes does 4 things... Read more
Keen UNEEK Corded Sandal Shoes
In the footwear world, there are hundreds of “me too” styles for every one that’s truly innovative. A little tweak here, a little change there, but not much that’s really unique. Then something comes along that’s so different they have to call it…UNEEK. Are these shoes? Are they sandals?... Read more
Astral Loyak
The low profile of interesting color combinations make the Astral Loyak a bold looking causal shoe, but the real value of the Loyak lays in its superior comfort. This lightweight footwear looks like a bold casual shoe but fits and feels like you are wearing a high performance moccasin.... Read more
Lowa Boots / Shoes: The Bandon
During the period between the First World War and the Second a small boot manufacture sprung up in the tiny town of Jetzendorf, Germany. Never heard of Jetzendorf? Don’t worry, you are not alone. With a population of less than 3,000 this tiny Bavarian town is way off most... Read more
Revamped Treksta Kobra Shoes With BOA Lacing System
Once you go BOA, you’ll never go back. Well, you may wish you could never go back anyway, that you could wave a magic wand and all your shoes would have the BOA closure system like these Treksta Kobra shoes do. Nothing to tie, retie, and bend over to... Read more
Vulc N Vent Casual Shoes From Columbia Sportwear
Consider this one a remixed classic. Columbia took the traditional vulcanized shoe design that’s been around for decades via the likes of Vans and PF Flyers and put a whole new spin on it. Unlike those traditional shoes that can leave the soles of your feet hot and sweaty,... Read more
Hi-tec Altitude Lite 1 Waterproof Hiking Boots
In the title I call these “boots,” but that word certainly doesn’t conjure up an accurate image of the lightweight Altitude Lite Waterproof footwear from Hi-Tec. These may be the lightest over-the-ankle shoes/boots I’ve ever strapped on for a hike: they weigh in at just a shade more than... Read more
Popular Ahnu Del Rey Sandals Get Lighter
For a lot of long-term travelers, the perfect pair of shoes is…a pair of sandals. But not flimsy sandals with something sticking between two toes to hold them on. Rather the kind that have serious tread, a webbed covering over the foot, and the ability to dry quickly after... Read more
Wolverine Men’s Montague 1000 Mile Chelsea Boot

The Wolverine Men’s Montague 1000 Mile Chelsea boots are a stylish must-have for the modern business traveler. They are comfortable for walking in long distances and pair easily with formal attire or the more casual jeans-and-blazer look.

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Oboz Switchback Real Trail Hiking Shoes
A lot of the shoes we’ve tried labeled as “light hikers” and such are fine for a mellow walk in the woods, but they aren’t really built for tough trails. If you want some low-rise shoes that aren’t real heavy but can really hold up during steep hikes with... Read more