Top 5 Best Hiking Boots

Top 5 Best Hiking Boots - 2016 August 2016

Product Pros Editor's Note Score Store
1

Timberland White Ledge Waterproof Boot

Hiking Boots
  • Price
  • Full-Leather Body
  • No Side Seams
"Excellent Value for Money" 9 Click for details Amazon More Stores
2

Ahnu Women’s Sugarpine Hiking Boot

Hiking Boots
  • Lightweight
  • Stylish
  • Water Resistant
"With the Style, Without the Weight" 8.5 Click for details More Stores
3

KEEN Women’s Targhee II Waterproof Hiking Boot

Hiking Boots
  • Sturdy Soles
  • Comfortable
  • Lightweight
"The Fun Choice, Super Comfortable" 8.5 Click for details More Stores
4

Vasque St. Elias GTX

Hiking Boots
  • Comfortable
  • Durable
  • Good Support
"A Good Choice for Beginners and Experts" 8 Click for details More Stores
5

Patagonia Drifter A/C Hiking Shoe

Hiking Boots
  • Durable Sole
  • Good Grip
  • Comfortable
"Shoes that Loves a Challenge" 7.5 Click for details More Stores

Durability, quality of the sole, traction and grip are just some of the features we looked into to determine the top 5 best hiking boots. Other factors that we took into account included whether or not the boots were water-resistant and lightweight enough to remain comfortable when worn over prolonged periods of time. Moreover, we considered multiple reviews from outdoor specialists, as well as reviews from consumers who tested the boots extensively and wrote their opinion on leading shopping websites.

Leading the top, the Timberland White Ledge Waterproof Boot mix quality and style to create a boot that works perfectly in all types of weather and terrain. Even though they do not excel when it comes to traction, the Timberland boots are overall the best choice out there for enthusiast and seasoned backpackers alike.

If you are interested in a pair of hiking boots for women, the Ahnu Women’s Sugarpine Hiking Boot and the KEEN Women’s Targhee II Waterproof Hiking Boot are bothe excellent choices, both in terms of style and durability. Comfortable enough to make a long trip pleasant, the Patagonia Drifter A/C Hiking Shoe, our fifth choice, is a good option for those who want to wear shoe-like footwear for their hikes.

If you feel you need more information feel free to read our Hiking Boots Shopping Guide here