Below you’ll find images & descriptions for some of the top rated light-weight hiking boots (shoes). To achieve their light-weight the designs are more like running shoes than boots to limit the amount of material required. This in turn also makes them more nimble and cooler to hike in than the traditional designs.
Lightweight performance shoe. Built on a brand-new midsole package that provides cushion, balance and stability Innovative medial and lateral arch support added torsional stability and mid-foot support, while the 2-piece molded EVA midsole ensures a smooth ride on tough, unpredictable terrain. The new Stealth MI6 outsole provides unbeatable cushioning and friction.
Shoe Weight: 12.44 oz / 353 g
Price: $ 120.00
- Mesh and synthetic upper for lightweight and comfort
- Lining: GORE-TEX Extended Comfort Footwear
- Midsole: adiPRENE insert for comfort and shock absorption
- Outsole: Super High Traction Rubber for optimal grip in wet conditions
- Lightweight EVA midsole for long term cushioning
Shoe Lining: Gore-Tex extended comfort footwear Sockliner: Molded sockliner to enhance comfort and fit Midsole: Lightweight EVA midsole for long term cushioning Midsole: Adiprene insert for comfort and shock absorption Outsole: Super high traction rubber for optimal grip in wet conditions
Shoe Weight: 12 oz / 350 gram Textile/Synthetic
- Vibram ibex sole
- Dual-density EVA foam footbed
- Molded EVA midsole
- Designed for speed over a variety of terrain, Vasque gives you the comfort of an athletic shoe with the performance of an approach boot.
Designed for speed over a variety of terrain, Vasque gives you the comfort of an athletic shoe with the performance of an approach boot.
Price: $ 119.95
- Stratafuse glove-like last
- Waterproof leather upper
- Uni-Fly natural impact absorption system
- E-Foam cushioning midsole
- M-Select FRESH odor prevention
- Sticky Vibram outsole
Waterproof oily leather and mesh upper Merrell Stratafuse upper provides a glove-like in for lightweight durability and natural Movement Molded TPU external heel counter for added stability Dye cut rubber Bellows tongue keeps debris out Breathable mesh lining treated with M Select Fresh odor control Merrell Omni-Fit Lacing system provides a precise, glove-like fit 6mm Drop / 15mm heel cushion / 9mm forefoot cushion / 20mm stack height Uni-Fly Midsole.
Price: $ 139.99
- Waterproof nubuck upper
- KEEN.DRY waterproof membrane
- EVA cushioned midsole with metatomical footbed
- S3 heel support
- ESS stability shank
- KEEN.PROTECT patented toe guard
- Multi-directional lugged outsole
Let your outdoor anticipation build in the KEEN Targhee II day hiker. This men’s hiking shoe has a waterproof leather upper and features patented toe protection for all-terrain confidence. The removable metatomical footbed cradles the foot with every step, while the S3 Support Structure absorbs impact shock upon heel strike. A breathable eVent membrane creates a waterproof seal, expanding your avenues of adventure in the KEEN Targhee II trail shoe. Fit tip: This style runs a half-size short.