And here is what BF editor Jenae Sitzes — who owns these boots — has to say:
“Reviewers swear these do not also have a break-in interval, making them an excellent pickup for that last-minute outdoorsy journey the place mountaineering and tough terrain are on the docket. Observe that it is advisable to go up a half dimension in these boots to accommodate thicker mountaineering socks, and I discovered that to be true once I picked up these sneakers myself — I am usually an 8 however discovered an 8.5 in these to be completely comfy. I additionally discovered that they maintain up effectively even on my first hike — although I did admittedly nonetheless have some soreness round my heel space, this was after a tough, 7+ mile hike with plenty of rocks and climbing, so I do not blame the sneakers. They felt comfy proper out of the field and tremendous supportive once I was clamoring over rocks and tough terrain. And although I solely stepped in water a few instances briefly, my socks stayed dry too. I obtained the brown colour with crimson laces as pictured above, and so they’re even cuter in particular person, which is simply one other plus.”
Promising overview: “These boots are so comfy, no break-in interval wanted. Purchased them per week earlier than touring to Utah the place I hiked in Bryce Canyon and Zion Nationwide Park. They had been a dream!!! I’m an ordinary dimension 8 however purchased a dimension 9 to permit for extra wiggle room and thick socks. I might think about sizing up.” —Kerri
Get them from Amazon for $59.99+ (accessible in sizes 5–12, together with broad sizes, and 16 colours).
FYI, when you’ve got Amazon Prime, you can provide these a spin before you purchase them!