Offer additional protection for the toes. Recommended if you are transitioning from hiking shoes to sandals.
Sandals with extra thin soles that help you feel the ground better while staying protected.
The most stripped down sandals that mimic a barefoot-like walking experience.
Sandals with a system of straps that can be easily regulated to adjust the fit.
Sandals that are fully or partially made of sustainable or recycled materials.
Footwear with few offers from online retailers and sold out in most sizes.
Shoes that have been taken out of production but are still sold by most online shops.
Shoes that just came out and have not received sufficient feedback from the buyers.
Completely prevents water intrusions up to the height of the footwear or the gusset. As for waterproof sandals, they dry quickly. See waterproof hiking footwear.
Footwear that has some degree of water protection. See water repellent hiking footwear.
Here at RunRepeat, hiking footwear that goes below 500 grams are considered lightweight. See lightweight hiking footwear
Good to know
Water protection isn't necessary if there are no wet elements along the trail.
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