From boots to barefoot-style shoes, we cover the entire footwear spectrum. Our staff runs, hikes, treks, and climbs in new footwear and shoes each week.
The Best Women’s Upland Hunting Boots
It’s no secret that upland hunting is synonymous with logging miles. Here are the best 10 boots money can buy that place comfort, protection, durability, and support at a premium.
How to Choose the Best Trail Running Shoes: A No-Bull Guide
Check out our quick guide on how to buy and choose the best trail running shoes for you. Lots of info, few words, and no marketing jargon.
One of My Favorite Trail Running Shoes Is on Sale Now
Runners with wide feet take note: Altra’s Lone Peak 3.5 — one of my favorites — is on sale now!
Crispi Crossover GTX Boot Review: Lightweight Protection for Warm-Weather Hunts
The Crossover GTX is a new lightweight hunting boot by Crispi. For this review, we field tested it from the rugged volcanic highlands of Maui to the dry, mule-deer-filled landscape of eastern Montana.
Naglev Unico Kevlar Shoe Review: This Italian Hiker Is (Coco)Nuts!
The Naglev Unico is a unique outdoors shoe six generations in the making.
KEEN Targhee Boots: Finally, Family Backpacking Without Whining
KEEN is clearly invested in the whole family. The brand continues to build backpacking boots that are comfortable yet durable and complaint free — a bonus for parents everywhere.
Hook & Bullet Bargains: 4 Hunting Boots on Sale Now
Great hunting and fishing gear at an amazing price: We find it every Tuesday. Check out deals this week from Wolverine, Field & Stream, Ariat, and RedHead to save on hunting boots for your next trip.
5 Ways to Rock the Modern Hiking Boot
When you think of hiking boots, you don’t automatically think about the bar. But modern boots like the Salomon OUTline are no longer made to blend in with the trees. They stand out and serve multiple purposes so you can go about every part of your day in style.
Danner Wayfinder: A Breathable Boot for Women Who Hike and Hunt
The Danner Wayfinder, the brand’s latest boot for the outdoorswoman, holds up on price point, comfort, and support.
Lifestyle Outdoor: 10 Boots That Look Good On Trail and In Town
Most hiking boot brands have a suite of technology to make boots feel great on the trail. And now, we’re seeing a handful apply that same advanced technology to boots that prioritize looks.
Plant Your Feet: Reebok Launches Sneakers Made From Corn, Cotton
To kick off its sustainability line, Reebok unveils the shoe industry’s first corn-based footwear.
Why This Champion Marathoner Says Running Shoe Stores Are Off Track
Boulder-based marathoner Mark Plaatjes is about to open a running shoe store he said will fix much of what plagues the sport today: too many choices and not enough biomechanics education.
Made for Mud: Brooks Cascadia 13 Pacific Crest Trail Running Shoe
Brooks Running Company teamed up with REI to launch the limited edition National Scenic Trails Collection. For the last few weeks, we’ve been testing out the Cascadia 13 Pacific Crest trail running shoe for this review.
Adidas, HYPEBEAST Alums Launch ‘Lane Eight’ Sneaker Brand
The AD 1 Trainer aims for versatility. From Adidas and former HYPEBEAST staff comes a new brand, Lane Eight. Its AD 1 Trainer seeks to disrupt the industry with a shoe that isn’t single-sport focused.
Overhead, Underfoot: Crocs Cuts Costs, Outsources All Manufacturing
Despite reporting higher profits, footwear giant Crocs announced it will shutter its manufacturing facilities and bring in a new CFO.
Ambassador Alert: Salomon Wants You on Its Squad!
If you like free gear, playing outside, and sharing your experience with others, the Salomon Squad might be your team.
Fast, Protective, Aggressive: HOKA ONE ONE EVO Mafate Review
HOKA ONE ONE introduced the Evo Mafate as a well-cushioned trail running shoe light enough to propel elite runners to the podium. I strapped on a pair and hit my local trails in many long training runs for this review.
Used and Abused: Crispi Nevada GTX Hunting Boot Review
Arguably the most important piece of equipment hunters own is footwear, but it’s easy to get lost in a sea of options. For this review, we wore, thrashed, and threw as much harm as possible at the Crispi Nevada GTX boots during a spring hunting trip in Colorado.