244-Boots vs Trail Runners

Show notes

Without a doubt one of the the most common discussions I hear in hiking circles both on-trail as well as in online forums is what type of footwear should I be wearing?

In this podcast episode we look at options for hiking footwear to try to help narrow this debate and hopefully provide a starting point in particular for newer hikers.

So what type of footwear should you be wearing?

Podcast Overview

  • Podcast and Episode introduction (time index 0:01:33)
  • Boots (time index 0:02:07)
    • Leather
    • Suede leather/Gortex
    • Mid lightweight/lightweight
    • Lightweight
  • Trail runners (time index 0:15:53)
  • Hiking shoes (time index 0:20:46)
  • Gill and Tim’s wrap up (time index 0:22:44)
  • Close (time index 0:30:43)

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