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Old 09-08-2014, 06:56 AM
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The best hiking shoe?

Make it a low top below the ankle shoe and not a boot.

Anyone have a great experience with a specific hiking shoe?

One that would do well with lots of walking & moving over hilly, uneven, and hard ground?
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Old 09-08-2014, 07:19 AM
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Merrell, I get the mid-height since it seems to keep debris out better than low tops.
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Old 09-08-2014, 07:35 AM
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Lowa. Once you start wearing Lowa boots you'll never look back.
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Old 09-08-2014, 09:22 AM
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it really depends on your type of foot. I'm using the Vasque breeze but it is close to ankle . I use super feet in soles
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Old 09-08-2014, 02:35 PM
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Merrell, I get the mid-height since it seems to keep debris out better than low tops.
Hey thanks any specific type? Like some shoes have numbers 923, etc? Plus I'm not too high on mesh shoes as they tend to allow more dirt in than desired.

And I will look into the options that everyone advises.
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Old 09-08-2014, 02:48 PM
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I am limited in what I can wear due to size 11EEEE so I end up with Wolverine or Red Wing 98% of the time
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Old 09-08-2014, 04:06 PM
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Solomon gore-tex....... Zip cord style laces, never come untied, waterproof. Expensive at $160 but worth it.
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Old 09-08-2014, 08:05 PM
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These are the type of shoes I wear at work. "Good" to me would mean lasting. More than one season. Can anyone speak to the durability of the shoes they mentioned?
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Old 09-08-2014, 10:07 PM
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Hey thanks any specific type? Like some shoes have numbers 923, etc? Plus I'm not too high on mesh shoes as they tend to allow more dirt in than desired.

And I will look into the options that everyone advises.
Check these out. Like a lightweight athletic shoe but with protection.

http://www.shoebuy.com/merrell-allou...668368/1367296
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Old 09-10-2014, 09:39 PM
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Always enjoy wearing a new work shoe at the start of the season.
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