Hiking and backpackaing Footwear for hiking and outdoors
Hiking Boots and Hiking Shoes
Hiking boots are the most important part of your hiking gear. The right footwear will carry you farther, faster and safer than any cheap pair of casual shoes will. Plus, your feet and legs will feel a lot better at the end of the day as well.

The following manufacturers all make good quality hiking footwear designed for a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, backpacking, climbing, mountaineering, trail running, casual outdoor walking and water sports.

Popular Manufacturers:

Heavy duty, distinctive backpacking and hiking boots.

Sportswear apparel and footwear. Cabelas.com has perhaps the best collection of Columbia footwear and clothing online.

Makes a wide variety of outdoor shoes and boots.

Italian manufacturer of hiking and mountaineering footwear.

Offers hiking boots and trail running shoes.

La Sportiva
Makes hiking boots and climbing shoes.

Lowa Boots
German maker of walking, hiking and mountaineering boots.

Maker of boots and outdoor shoes.

Outdoor shoes for trail running, climbing and backpacking.

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Maker of climbing, trekking and mountain shoes.

Makes mountaineering, backpacking and other outdoor footwear.

Handcrafts well-known pac boots, popular with hunters and ranchers.

This well-known manufacturer crafts great rugged boots and shoes for hiking, backpacking, recreational and winter activities.
Timberland Footwear

Maker of backpacking, hiking, mountaineering, kids, and trail running footwear.

The Walking Company
TheWalkingCompany.com is the world's most highly focused and reputable authority on comfort footwear.

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Top Online Stores

Bootbay may be the most popular online boot shop. Low prices and free shipping.

The Walking Company
The Walking Company
offers the largest dedicated selection of comfort walking shoes. You can get free shipping on your order if it's over $100.

Sierra Trading Post for discount boots

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