Tagged: shoes

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...

Should I use insoles? 2

Should I use insoles?

The question was: I will soon be doing my first Camino. I have two metal plates in my spine from a car accident many years ago, and because of this I need good cushioning...

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”...

What shoes are pilgrims using on the Camino de Santiago? 3

What shoes are pilgrims using on 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...

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...