Keen Clearwater CNX

Moisture is the sworn enemy of most shoes. Not these.

Keen Clearwater CNX summer buyers guide best water shoes of 2013

Keen Clearwater CNX    Photo: Inga Hendrickson

The Clearwaters aren’t as wide, heavy, or high volume as Keen’s flagship models, and they feature a barefoot-running-shoe-like four millimeters of heel drop, encouraging a more natural stride. You still get all the good stuff—namely, the armored toe protection and ample arch support—just in a slimmed-down version.

Brand: Keen $100
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