An ultimate gear test... In the summer of 2014, hiking on some of the toughest trails around the U.S., we accomplished a goal of 1 million steps -- about 500 miles -- in a single pair of KEEN hiking boots.
1 Million Steps In KEEN Boots!
Our two-month-long test comes to an end in Portland, Ore., where KEEN Durand boots are made.
KEEN Boots: Trekking Toward 1Million Steps…
Our goal to put down 1 million wilderness steps on a single pair of KEEN boots continues.
800,000 Steps: KEEN Boots Hit Milestone At Summit Of Mount Washington
Our quest to hike 1 million steps continues, this week to the highest point in the East.
A Trek Up ‘Taum Sauk’ Mountain
Missouri’s highpoint is accessed via a short trail. Or, take the long route to the top…
’10 Boot Giveaway’ with KEEN
KEEN has given us 10 pairs of its Durands to get to readers in need of boots now.
Update: 600,000 steps in KEEN Boots
We set out to hike 1 million steps in the KEEN Durand boots. Four weeks and hundreds of thousands of steps in, we’re happy to report the boots are holding up fine.
Long Hike: 124,608 Steps In KEEN Durands
This week in our ‘1 Million Steps’ project our hiker hit not deep wilderness but the forests and rolling landscapes of a “rails to trails” route.
KEEN Boot Test: Lake Superior Peninsula
Our quest to hike 1 million steps in the KEEN Durand boots continues. This week, we report on a Lake Superior adventure and the Bayfield Peninsula.
42,240 More Steps In KEEN Durand Boots
Our quest to hike 1 million steps in the KEEN Durand boots continues. This week, we hit the urban trails in Minneapolis as well as a unique quarry park in central Minnesota.
Trailhead To Eureka… Thru-Hiking The ‘PNT’
Contributing editor Jeff Kish is hiking the 1,200-mile Pacific Northwest Trail this summer. This is his first report from the trail.
Update: ‘1 Million Steps’ In KEEN Durands
It took 291,456 steps — or 138 miles — but contributing editor Jeff Kish yesterday completed the first section of the Pacific Northwest Trail in KEEN’s new Durand boots.
‘1 Million Steps’ In KEEN Durand Boots
What will a pair of hiking boots look like after 1 million steps on some of the toughest trails around the U.S.? This summer we’re going to find out…
Follow Thru-Hike Of ‘Pacific Northwest Trail’ On GearJunkie All Summer
GearJunkie contributor Jeff Kish is about to begin a through-hike of the 1,200-mile Pacific Northwest Trail to test gear and document what is regarded as the most challenging of the National Scenic Trails.
KEEN Footwear ‘Built In The USA’
We tour KEEN to see footwear built in a Portland, Ore., factory.