For multi-day trips with a heavy pack. Manufacturers emphasize durability and support in the creation of backpacking boots. See backpacking boots
Designed for users who want to cover a greater distance by going fast, usually with a light pack. See speed hiking shoes.
Boots that grant insulation to the user during hikes. See winter hiking boots.
Mainly sandals. Aside from hiking they can be used for other purposes such as water activities. See multi-sport hiking sandals.
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Updates to Chaco Diana
- Chaco Diana features a mix of rugged features and style. It is intended for desert hikes. Aside from staple Luvseat footbed for cushioning, it also features a polyester jacquard webbing thin double strap upper.
- Between the wearer’s feet and the ground are Chaco-exclusive technologies for added comfort and grip. The Luvseat PU midsole is engineered to conform to a woman’s foot. Underneath is the non-marking Ecotread outsole for grip. It is made of 25% recycled rubber compound.
Chaco Diana size and fit
The Diana is a relatively true-to-size, hiking sandal made specifically for women. It is offered in full sizes and comes in B-medium width. Its adjustable double straps allow for a customized fit.
Chaco Diana features a non-marking outsole called the Ecotread. It uses a proprietary outsole compound that delivers optimum trail performance. The unit also features 2-millimeter deep, circular lugs for traction.
Chaco Diana is equipped with the women’s specific Luvseat PU midsole. It comes with an instant-comfort foam layer that provides arch support and comfort throughout the day. Its contours are shaped to support the female foot. It also comes with a synthetic footbed in a natural tone, giving it a dressy look.
Giving the Diana a more feminine touch is a wide range of color and patterns in its polyester jacquard webbing upper. A metal buckle secures the adjustable thin double strap.
- This model is part of Chaco's High Desert Collection.