Made of lightweight materials. They don't have much top-of-the-foot coverage so they're mostly suitable for well-maintained trails and summer hikes. Also useful for crossing rivers and streams. They come in open and closed-toe designs. See the best hiking sandals.
The low-cut equivalent of hiking boots. Comfort is paramount in the creation of these shoes so they often have flexible materials. Generally used for day hikes. See hiking shoes.
Mid to high-cut models designed for more aggressive hikes and backpacking. See hiking boots.
Specialized footwear. Often insulated and used in technical routes, ice climbing or expeditions. See mountaineering boots.
Good to know
For hikes that won't last for more than a day, go with hiking sandals or hiking shoes. Tackling trails with greater challenges will require hiking boots or mountaineering boots.
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.
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Updates to Teva Holliway
- The Teva men’s Holliway sandal is designed to give users a versatile kind of performance whether on or off the trail. Its overall build leans toward lightness and simplicity, making it ideal for outdoor pursuits that require swiftness and agility.
- Its sturdy sole unit, which is comprised of Teva’s proprietary rubber outsole and a heavy-duty midsole, is rockered at the toe. This feature improves the user’s performance on push offs.
Teva Holliway size and fit
Teva’s Holliway is a multi-sport sandal for men. Its fairly true-to-size fit is intended for regular-width feet. It comes in a range of half and full sizes. A secure and customized closure is made possible by the footwear’s adjustable straps.
Rain or shine, the Holliway from Teva can stick to various kinds of surfaces with its Spider Rubber outsole. It comes crafted with low-profile protrusions (also known as lugs) which improve the wearer’s grip performance on more demanding trails. It is also built with a heel brake—a feature that gives extra security during downhill traversals.
This sandal delivers balance and adequate cushioning on the trail thanks to its moderately chunky midsole. It is engineered with a built-in contoured insole for improved arch support and additional comfort underfoot.
Straps made of synthetic leather form the Teva Holliway’s upper. It has a lining made of a soft material. Its fastening buckle with quick-release button and heel pull tab make on and off fast and convenient.
- A dirtied pair of Teva Holliway sandals may be washed by hand in warm water using an antimicrobial soap. Users are strongly discouraged from cleaning the Holliway in a washer. It must be air-dried.
- If not to be used for prolonged periods, this sandal must be kept in a cool, dry place—away from direct sunlight.