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If you are planning to buy hiking boots for your next camping and adventure then let me help you find some awesome brands for you. Let me suggest the best ones that are great for your hiking needs.

In choosing boots for hiking, you must grab backpacking boots. These are the kinds of boot that are really made for mountaineering purposes. But again, in choosing backpacking boots, there are some factors that you have to consider. The two basic ones are durability and comfort. It's up to you if you also want to consider the appearance and that's also fine but I think that will be of a lesser value compared to the two.

First off, it must be really durable enough to go with the rugged terrains in the mountains in any kind of season. This means that the materials used must not be ordinary. The boots must be able to carry heavy loads because you will surely be having a heavy backpack that adds weight to your body. Moreover, you are also walking for a long period of time, not in a plain and nice areas, but in a rugged places. If you are just using, let's say, your rubber shoes, then it will surely be worn immediately while you're on your way. You must really have to choose then the hiking boots that are extra-durable compared to your ordinary shoes.

Secondly, you have to choose something that is comfortable for your feet while walking for long hours. Therefore, they must be durable but friendly to your feet at the same time. They must then be waterproof to guard your feet from muddy and wet pathways. Aside from that, they must also make your feet cool and dry.

Having those things in mind, let us then take a look at the best brands of hiking boots that you can have. I just picked two from the many brands because these are the kinds of boot that I think, can surely pass those criteria we talked about earlier.

1. SCARPA

The looks of this boot itself is already amazing. You can be sure that this boot is durable enough to go through the challenges in the mountains. This boot is great because you can use it for hiking, climbing, skiing, or whatever outdoor adventure you wanted to do. This boot is made up of specialized leather that that guards your feet. It is also waterproof. The hi-cut design also is great for your ankle's comfort.

2. Salomon

Salomon is a great hiking boot because it is really durable yet it is lightweight. The 3D chassis design is also great for the comfort of your feet while walking. It is also waterproof so it keeps your feet dry.

To wrap up everything talked about, you must look for durability and comfort in choosing hiking boots. SCARPA and Salomon are the best brands that I can recommend then for you.


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