225 best hiking boots

Based on reviews from 673 experts and 109,147 users. Learn how our rankings work or see our guide to hiking boots. Updated May 2020.

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  • Day Hiking

    Shoes or boots for hikes that only last for half a day. Flexibility and lightness are the highlights of these kinds of footwear. See the best day hiking shoes and the best day hiking boots.

    Backpacking

    For multi-day trips with a heavy pack. Manufacturers emphasize durability and support in the creation of backpacking boots. See backpacking boots

    Speed Hiking

    Designed for users who want to cover a greater distance by going fast, usually with a light pack. See speed hiking shoes.

    Winter Hiking

    Boots that grant insulation to the user during hikes. See winter hiking boots.

    Multi-sport

    Mainly sandals. Aside from hiking they can be used for other purposes such as water activities. See multi-sport hiking sandals.

    Good to know

    Casual hikers can choose day hiking footwear or multi-sport sandals. More info here.

    Use
  • Waterproofing
  • Low

    Shoes with a cuff that goes below the ankle. See low-cut hiking shoes.

    Mid

    Boots with an ankle-height cuff. They provide extra ankle support. See mid-cut hiking boots and mid-cut mountaineering boots.

    High

    Boots with a cuff that goes above the ankle. In the case of insulated ones, they may reach the calf. Also grants extra ankle support. See high-cut hiking boots and high-cut mountaineering boots.

    Good to know

    Generally, for trails that are easy to tackle, go with low-cut shoes. Go mid to high if there are more trail obstacles.

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  • Low stock

    Footwear with few offers from online retailers and sold out in most sizes.

    Discontinued

    Shoes that have been taken out of production but are still sold by most online shops.

    New

    Shoes that just came out and have not received sufficient feedback from the buyers.

    Waterproof

    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.

    Water repellent

    Footwear that has some degree of water protection. See water repellent hiking footwear.

    Lightweight

    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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  1. Garmont Rambler GTX - Shark Ash
    Any color
    Garmont Rambler GTX - Shark Ash
    $250 $173 Save 31%
  2. Lowa Ranger III GTX - Slate
    Any color
    Lowa Ranger III GTX - Slate
    $325 $296 Save 9%
  3. La Sportiva Eclipse GTX - Carbon / Sulphur
    Any color
    La Sportiva Eclipse GTX - Carbon / Sulphur
    $180 $135 Save 25%
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  5. Danner Mountain 600 EnduroWeave - Black
  6. Teva Arrowood Riva Mid Waterproof - Turkish Coffee
  7. The North Face Back-To-Berkeley Redux Leather - Black
  8. Keen Revel III - Brown
  9. Scarpa Zodiac Plus GTX  - Shark/Orange
  10. Vasque Skywalk GTX - Dark Brown/Chive
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  11. Ariat Terrain Pro H2O - Brown
  12. Dunham Cloud Waterproof - Brown
  13. Vasque Sundowner GTX - Black
  14. Timberland Euro Sprint Hiker - Grey
  15. Merrell Rove Mid Knit - merrell-rove-mid-knit-8100
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  17. Astral TR1 Merge - Black
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  18. Ariat Terrain Waterproof - Copper
  19. Lowa Baldo GTX - 6941 NAVY/ROT
  20. Scarpa Kinesis Pro GTX - Ebony
  21. Hanwag Tashi - Braun
    $425 $319 Save 25%
  22. Timberland Flume Mid Waterproof - Dark Brown
  23. Merrell Wilderness - Black
    $400 $280 Save 30%
  24. Asolo TPS 535 LTH V Evo - Brown
  25. Zamberlan 1025 Tofane NW GT RR - Orange
  26. Eddie Bauer Lukla Pro Mid Hiker - Dk Smoke Grey
  27. Keen Targhee II Mid - Black Olive/Yellow
    $140 $98 Save 30%
  28. Asolo Landscape GV LTH - Graphite
  29. Keen Voyageur Mid - Raven/Tawny Olive
  30. Danner Radical 452 - DARK BROWN