Tagged: Boots

What about Hiking Boot Maintenance for the Camino de Santiago? 2

What about Hiking Boot Maintenance for the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: How do I keep my boots soft and supple as I break them in for my Camino? I am old enough to remember using saddle soap on my baseball glove, but...

Some tips on choosing the right boots or shoes 0

Some tips on choosing the right boots or shoes

Not really a question, but som good pointers on what to look for when choising your shoeas/boots from our member skilsaw. His posts is long, this is the first pharagraph: I have walked the Camino...

Shoes used to walk the Camino de Santiago 13

Shoes used to walk the Camino de Santiago

The question was: Hi all, there are so many threads in regards to footwear, many opinions, many different kinds of footwear. I know a common reply is: “use what works best for your feet”...

My laces don’t stay tied well, any tips? 4

My laces don’t stay tied well, any tips?

The question was: I’m experimenting with my Merrells (both the boots and the shoes) on a daily basis, and I’m finding that as Wonderful as these are for my feet, the laces don’t stay...

Is it inevitable for feet to stink, or a sign of bad shoes? 2

Is it inevitable for feet to stink, or a sign of bad shoes?

The question was: After just a day of wearing them, my feet smelled like death itself. Is this something I should just counter with foot powder, or is it a sign that I should...

What kind of footwear is best for the Camino de Santiago? 44

What kind of footwear is best for the Camino de Santiago?

The question was: …other sites say that hiking boots are overkill and that hiking shoes, or even a good pair of running shoes are sufficient. What do you think Read all the good advice on hiking...

Hiking Shoes, or Hiking Boots? 0

Hiking Shoes, or Hiking Boots?

Question forum the forum: I have read a lot of conflicting information – some say a good pair of hiking boots is required, especially if you are going in the Winter or Spring. Other...