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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Casual hikers can choose day hiking footwear or multi-sport sandals. More info here.
Shoes with a cuff that goes below the ankle. See low-cut hiking shoes.
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Generally, for trails that are easy to tackle, go with low-cut shoes. Go mid to high if there are more trail obstacles.
WeightMen: 17.6ozWomen: 14.8oz
WidthMen: NormalWomen: Normal, Wide
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- Jack Wolfskin designed the Vojo Hike Mid Texapore to take on trails without compromising breathability and comfort. Its Traction outsole, a patented feature from the brand, grants secure footing on most terrain.
- A PU midsole cushions and delivers a comfortable ride. Its upper is made of suede leather and water-resistant fabric. A fast-drying polyester known as the Circuliner lines the inside of the boot. The Texapore makes this day hiking boot waterproof, breathable and windproof.
A mid-cut day hiking boot that fairly runs true to size, the Jack Wolfskin Vojo Hike Mid Texapore is tailored for men and women. It comes in full plus half sizes and standard width. A straightforward lace-up closure makes fit adjustment easier. Strips of fabric are connected to an eyelet in the ankle area to aid in lockdown.
The Jack Wolfskin Vojo Hike Mid Texapore has the brand-owned Traction outsole. It is a lightweight hiking sole which renders a grippy ride on easy to moderate trails. The aggressive lugs are widely spaced to allow it to bite on virtually all types of terrain.
Jack Wolfskin uses a polyurethane (PU) midsole on the Vojo Hike Mid Texapore. This material is known for its low weight and high resiliency. Its long-lasting cushioning makes it a suitable choice for outdoor footgear.
The upper of the Vojo Hike Mid Texapore uses a combination of suede leather and water-resistant fabric. It is coated with Texapore, a waterproof, breathable and windproof membrane. The inside of the boot is lined with quick-drying polyester material, the Circuliner. A toe cap protects against accidental bumps while a pull tab at the heel and tongue helps in easier on and off.
- This product comes in a low-top version. However, Jack Wolfskin already discontinued its production.