Wade through pools. Scramble up sandstone. Repeat. Because it's mostly mesh, the Merrell Navigator Sport is perfect for wet-again, dry-again adventures, letting out moisture as soon as it gets in, while keeping your feet cool in hot desert climes. It's lightweight but impressively durable and grippy, with a tough rubber toecap and knobby tread with grape-size lugs. 11.5 oz; $110; merrell.com
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