Product Spotlight

Hike Squad

At home in the woods, on the trail, in the snow or even in the city, these Fall ’20 hiking boots are the versatile, protective, durable all-rounders consumers are looking for.

Twisted X / MHKW006 (photo above)

Designed to be the “perfect outdoor shoe,” the MHKW006 hiker is waterproof and slip resistant. Its upper material is composed of full grain leather, hybridized with polyurethane for added strength, abrasion and chemical resistance.

Forsake / Davos High

A modern urban hiker with rugged outdoor performance and luxurious comfort, the Davos High has premium full-grain leathers layered atop a waterproof breathable membrane. A full-length EVA midsole and memory foam footbed provide comfort from peak to pavement. MSRP $169.95.

Salewa / MTN Trainer Winter GTX

Salewa builds on its Mountain Trainer line of boots with the new Mountain Trainer Winter GTX. Featuring a Vibram Arctic Grip outsole and a wool flex collar with Salewa’s 3F technology, the boot delivers grip along with a comfortable and supportive heel hold. A Gore-Tex Performance comfort lining and a responsive footbed create a waterproof and warm boot. MSRP $279.95.


The new Biom AEX (Athletic EXploration) from ECCO delivers lightweight comfort along with rebound and natural motion. The anatomical last works with the natural curvature and shape of the foot for a barefoot feel. Available in waterproof Gore-Tex and water-resistant versions. MSRP $180.

Topo Athletic / Trailventure WP

A lightweight, waterproof day hiker with a full eVent waterproof bootie, the Trailventure WP has a roomy toe box and a 30/25mm stack height. It also features a 3-piece EVA midsole combined with an ESS rock plate for light guidance through the gait cycle and protection from roots and rocks. A Vibram Megagrip outsole offers traction and durability. MSRP $160.

Oboz / Bozeman Mid Leather

The Bozeman collection aims to combine technical trail performance with mountain-town style. Along with Repreve recycled materials, the Bozeman Collection has a new O-Fit Insole made with Bloom Algae Foam. The Bozeman Mid is available in leather and synthetic styles and men’s and women’s styles. MSRP $150.