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.
No Break-In: Vasque St. Elias FG GTX Hiking Boot Review
The Vasque St. Elias FG GTX is made of full-grain leather, breaks in quickly, and serves up all-day comfort.
La Sportiva Pyramid: Classic Leather Hiker Meets Modern Breathability
La Sportiva engineered the Pyramid GTX hiking boot as a jack of all trades. It aimed to build a breathable, durable boot with enough stability to support moderate loads.
SKY Collection: Find the Right HOKA Boot for Your Activity
HOKA ONE ONE recently released its SKY collection. Most know HOKA for its high-cushion, low-drop running shoes. Meet the brand’s speed-hiking boots.
Made in Kenya: Enda Launches Training Shoe From the Land of Running Legends
Leaning heavily on Kenya’s running culture, the Enda Lapatet boasts solid specs. But the real story rests in this shoe’s ‘soul.’
Best Trail-Running Shoes for Women 2019
From muddy local trails to epic mountain runs, we’ve found the best trail-running shoes for women.
Sweet Runner: Saucony x Dunkin’ Donuts Kinvara Now for Sale
Do your run for doughnuts? No judgment here! You can now wear your love for our favorite post-morning-run snack on your Saucony Kinvara 10 shoe.
Gucci Launches $890 KEEN Knockoff
Gucci’s latest closed-toe sandal has us wondering: What are those?!
Spring Marathon Trainer: Women’s Altra Escalante Shoe Half Off
Altra natural footwear fans (and soon-to-be-converts) can pick up a pair of Escalante road runners for over half off. And just in time for spring marathon training.
Unlike Any Shoe We’ve Seen: HOKA ONE ONE ‘Arkali’ Blends Climbing, Running, Hiking
The SKY Arkali from HOKA ONE ONE is a shoe like no other. Velcro ankle straps, grippy rubber, and HOKA’s signature plush foam combine in one of the most futuristic trail shoes we’ve seen.
Every Day, Every Surface: Vivobarefoot Magna Trail FG Shoe Review
Whether you’re just joining the barefoot shoe revolution or looking for a better pair for racing and everyday wear, the Vivobarefoot Magna Trail FG provides style, comfort, and versatility — for a price.
Algae, Wool, and Bison in a Shoe: Jasper Wool Eco Chukka Review
United by Blue and SOLE’s Jasper Wool Chukka is perhaps the most sustainable shoe ever made. I tested them for a few weeks for this review.
Free Gear Fridays: HOKA ONE ONE SKY Boots Giveaway
This week, three lucky men and three lucky women will receive their choice of a pair of SKY hiking boots from HOKA ONE ONE!
Full-Custom Chacos: PrintShop Lets You Design Your Own Sandal
Chaco launched a made-in-the-USA sandal customizer called MyChacos this week. We traveled to the brand’s Michigan factory to learn more.
Specialized S-Works EXOS: Meet the Lightest Road Cycling Shoe Ever
A soft Dyneema upper, a rigid carbon fiber sole, and titanium hardware give shape to the lightest production cycling shoe to hit the market. ‘No ifs, ands, or buts about it,’ according to Specialized. This is our first look review.
Chaco Playa Pro Review: Flip-Flops That Last a Lifetime?
Waterless-dyed straps, midsoles made with soybean oil, and construction that can be repaired again and again — Chaco wants the Playa Pro to be ‘the last flip-flops you’ll ever buy.’
Cozy KEENs: End-of-Winter Sale on Boots & Shoes
The biggest deals right now are on KEEN’s insulated products, with up to 60 percent off select styles.
Flash Sale: 25% Off MSR Lightning Ascent Snowshoes
A good pair of modular snowshoes can let you do a lot more in the backcountry. And the MSR Lightning Ascent fits the bill at just $225 in the REI online outlet.
Muck Arctic Hunter Tall Boot Review: Toasty, Comfortable, Dependable
When it comes to winter boots, the Montana climate demands performance. And Muck’s Arctic Hunter Tall Boots deliver.