Footwear for Backpacking

Forest hikers in the summer

Best Footwear for Summer Hiking

Summertime is a special time for so many hikers and backpackers. Everyone hits the trail in the pursuit of making memories that are worth remembering and sharing with friends and

Shoe shine tools

Basic Foot and Boot Care for Backpacking

Proper foot and boot care are essential for maintaining your feet and footwear in good condition so that your feet and boots are good to go when needed. This post is

Man wearing hiking boots with solid toe boxes

Construction of a Hiking Shoe [+Diagram]

It’s important to understand the basic anatomy of a hiking shoe with its various parts and why they are important. Hiking footwear construction depends on the components, materials, and technologies used.