Patagonia P26

P26 hiking boot

P26 hiking boot    Photo: Courtesy of Patagonia

At 14 ounces, Patagonia’s P26 hiking boots feel as feathery as trail runners, thanks to ample air cushioning and a lighter (supposedly by 25 percent) version of EVA foam. But, with full toe bumpers, high arch structure, and over-the-ankle height, they’re beefy enough to wear backpacking.

Brand: Patagonia $175
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