Walking Boots

Salomon Cross Hike Mid GTX Review

Salomon Cross Hike Mid GTX Review

Salomon have released a completely new boot, the Cross Hike Mid GTX. Designed for any conditions, anywhere in the world they say, so we got local expert Rik to brings us his impressions Salomon is a well-known brand whose heritage lies in outdoor sport and adventure. Originally founded in 1947 the company manufactured wooden skis …

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Karrimor Monsoon Mid Boot Review

We’ve used all sorts of boots at M&R and our experience with boots at the cheaper end of the market hasn’t always been positive. So our expectations for these Karrimor Monsoon Mid Waterproof boots wasn’t particularly high to start with considering the RRP of £69.99 and a general availability around the £50 mark. They boast …

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Mammut T-Aenergy GTX Boot Review

The T-Aenergy GTX boots by Mammut are a GoreTex lined fabric boot designed for autumnal and wet weather use. To keep you upright on those slippery rocks, they boast a grippy sole based on anteater scales.The review pair were a rather bright shade of lime or Spring-basilic, but they’re also available in a couple of more …

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Inov8 Roclite 390 Review

Out with the old and er, in with the old. Just like my trusty Meindl Burmas, which are now my third pair, the Inov8 Roclite 390GTX boot have also proven themselves worthy of like for like replacement. Spotting the newer version for £70 after the old pair nearly fell apart in Knoydart sealed the deal. Many …

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Keen Targhee II Boots

I’ve owned a pair of Keen trail shoes for many years now, and while they got minimal hill use, they’ve been so comfortable that they’re my casual footwear of choice. These suit those with wider feet, or those with a typically Northern European foot shape as opposed to the almost winkle-picker narrow Italians (think Scarpas). In fact, …

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