Choosing new boots – Targhee Mid II from KEEN – like putting on a pair of old slippers

Old boots new boots

Tweet Good hiking boots have always been very difficult for me to find. Until two years ago I tried four different brands without success. Finally I purchased a pair of Targhee Mid II from KEEN. They have been fantastic, comfortable and worn to death! These boots are quite lightweight and not your classic “hiking” or […]

Get to know your feet – How to buy the best hiking boots

Pick the right boots to fit your feet

It is really important that your hiking boots fit well, as you will be wearing them every day on a multi-day walk. Three things can help you choose boots that are the best possible fit to your foot. Get to know your feet and gait, get the right fit and get the right size. In this article all three tips are explored to help you buy the right fitting boots.

How to choose the right hiking boots – Lessons learned

Make sure you select the correct boots

Choosing the right boots for hiking is a challenge faced by most outdoor people.In this article, Georgie highlights some hard earned lessons on her quest to find the best hiking boot. Buy boots for ALL the things I want them to do, not just because of any one feature, such as colour. Pay full price, so I have control over what happens next if the boots need to be returned.