Hiking & Walking Footwear

All terrain hiking and trekking boots and shoes. e-Outdoor experts have selected all terrain footwear which includes a variety of price points. They have included both boots and shoes, leather and mesh to give a great choice from the extensive range of sturdy hiking footwear, all of which take advantage of the technical advances in trekking footwear.

Mens leather boots for serious waterproof hikings and lightweight fabric or gore-tex boots, mid boots or hiking shoes. Wide fitting hiking boots for wide feet.

We have footwear suitable for all activities from some of the best outdoor brands such as LowaKeenScarpaMeindl and many more.

Part of our extensive collection of outdoor footwear includes sturdy and lightweight waterproof walking boots and shoes which are perfect for improving stability and traction on difficult to navigate terrain. We have the best pick of walking shoes, light walking wear from top brands like The North Face and Merrell. Let us help you choose the right walking footwear for your feet.

Leather walking boots and leather shoes have a stronger, sturdier feel to them and with the fully covered outer they give you greater protection from the elements you may face on the mountainside. They are made from tougher stuff which means they cope better with scratches and bumps which are all too common as you head further off the beaten track. The more you head off the track the more dirt you come into contact with. Leather walking boots and leather walking shoes are easy to maintain and clean and if properly looked after with reputable care products can last a very long time. Leather boots and leather shoes tend to be waterproof and if not have a great degree of water repellency which means they are great for year round use in all weather conditions and when exploring off the track by the riverside where the footing can be damp however because of this it can mean that the boot is less breathable and your feet can get sweaty if you are not wearing the right socks and the summer sun is beating down on you. As leather boots and shoes are more rigid they can take a lot longer to “wear in” than material boots. With all the extra tough natural material Leather Walking boots and shoes can be heavier and more bulky and often op the more expensive end of the Walking Boot range.

Material Walking Boots and shoes tend to form the cheaper end of the walking boot range but that is not to say they are not as good. boots and shoes made from softer materials can be more flexible than a pair of leathers and will support your natural foot movement more easily. As there is less bulk to them they are often lightweight and give your foot more room to breathe when under pressure. Material Walking Boots are often padded out with cushioning which supports your foot and means they are easier to “wear in” meaning you can get out in comfort in quicker time however if you are looking to take the boots off the track they aren’t quite as abrasive as leather shoes and will possibly scuff or rip a little easier. Material boots, shoes and sandals don’t tend to give vast amounts of protection from the elements especially the ones with mesh sides or air vents. These walking boots, shoes and sandals can be hard to clean as the dirt and mud can stick to the material and often it takes a bit of effort to get it off – in turn rubbing down the material causing wear. This footwear will need reproofing regularly and take a fair amount of care and maintenance to keep in good working order.

Getting the right walking boots or hiking shoes and a pair of comfortable socks is key to an enjoyable day in the great outdoors. Take a look at our handy guide on What socks with walking boots? for help on choosing the right pair of socks for your footwear.

If you're someone who who prefers to feel dirt beneath their feet than the mean city streets, you need some sturdy hiking and walking footwear hardy enough for the most extreme terrain, able to stand up to rain, mud and long miles of trekking through mountains, forests or across moorland. We stock a range of leather walking boots and shoes and material walking boots and shoes packed with technical features to suit the wearers need. With leading outdoor brands such as BarbourHunterLowaKeenScarpa and Meindl making sure you have the ultimate pair of footwear for your activity. We know that getting the right walking boots or hiking shoes or even sandals and a pair of comfortable socks is key to an enjoyable day in the great outdoors.

Outdoor footwear has to be as resilient and enduring in the face of extreme weather and challenging environments as its wearer: irrepressible, robust, enduring and strong. Our team is dedicated to offering you only the most esteemed brands. You'll find our website lined with products from BarbourHunterLowaKeenScarpaMeindl and a number of other industry leaders. After 80 years of supplying the public with footwear capable of standing up to anything mother nature might throw at it, we're confident in saying that we can offer you a supreme service. Browse our outdoor footwear and you're guaranteed to find exactly what you're looking for - footwear as tough as you are.

When walking the most important part of your body you need to consider are your feet as they literally carry you everywhere you choose to roam. Getting the right walking boots or hiking shoes or even sandals and a pair of comfortable walking socks can be the difference between a pleasant day out and a long slog across lumpy, bumpy sharp terrain where every step is a dig deeper into your sole and even your soul! It is important to consider what terrain you will be scaling, the season and weather you are likely to be out on the trails in and also what your budget and personal boot style is. Deciding on the best walking shoes for your trip is ultimately your decision however to help why not read our guide to Leather or Non-Leather Walking Boots or check out whether a closed toe multi-activity sandal might just be the footwear you need.

Your footwear should be as resilient and enduring as you in the face of physical challenges: robust, enduring and strong. The team at e-outdoor is committed to offering you only the most esteemed brands with a proven history of producing quality outdoor footwear. We stock footwear from The North FaceMerrellKeenSalomon and a number of other noted brands. We have been supplying the public with footwear capable of standing up to anything mother nature might throw at it for eight decades now, and we're confident that our unparalleled expertise means we can offer you a premier service. Take a look at our outdoor footwear and we guarantee that you'll find exactly what you're looking for.

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