Putting 500 Miles on a Pair of Keen Voyageur Mid Boots

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Last fall, Gear Shed tester Andrew Forsthoefel set off on a momentous, sure-to-be-life-changing megatrip. He loaded up his backpack, laced his shoes, and walked out his back door in Chadd’s Ford, Pennslyvania, bound for the West Coast on foot. He’s not in it just to prove that he is Outside’s ultimate gear tester. Forsthoefel is walking cross-country to put himself at the mercy of the elements, or the people he meets along the way, and, like James Agee, to collect the stories of everyday peoples’ lives.

Filed To: Hiking and Backpacking, Footwear, Gear

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