Marcus Woolf

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Hi-Tec Vector - Hiking Boots: Reviews

Hi-Tec Vector - Hiking Boots: Reviews

SPEEDY HYBRIDVector charts a course that's swift, stable, and true. The reason? Hi-Tec injected the shoe with a hypodermic needle full of running-shoe DNA—it's very flexible and weighs only 13...

Dahlgren Ultra Light Trail - Socks Reviews

Dahlgren Ultra Light Trail - Socks Reviews

Butter. That's the best way to describe the feel of these socks, which blend soft merino and alpaca fibers. Wicking channels at the forefoot move moisture up to the ankle, where it evaporates more...

Fox River Bio-Fiber Outdoor - Socks Reviews

Fox River Bio-Fiber Outdoor - Socks Reviews

These eco-socks are made with 65 percent corn-based fiber. And they work. The fabric over the toes is knitted like mesh to release heat, while a flat toe seam eliminates irritating hot spots. foxsox....

Vasque Mantra - Hiking Shoes: Reviews

Vasque Mantra - Hiking Shoes: Reviews

FIT FOR LONG DAYSCan your hiking shoes survive the airplane test? On a long journey, swollen, sweaty feet can drive you mad, but en route to Spain's Canary Islands mine stayed cool and comfortable...

Adidas T 7 ATS - Hiking Shoes: Reviews

Adidas T 7 ATS - Hiking Shoes: Reviews

FOR HIKES THAT TURN INTO RUNSSpeed freaks will love this runner/hiker hybrid, which Adidas dubs an adventure shoe—we just call it fast. A cushioned, flexy sole with running DNA is just the start...

New Balance 850 - Hiking Shoes: Reviews

New Balance 850 - Hiking Shoes: Reviews

*This shoe has been discontinued by New Balance and is no longer available. 1. The 850 simply fit and felt better than all the rest. Its deep heel pocket and snug waist created a tailored fit, and...

Lowa Jannu Lo - Light Hikers

Lowa Jannu Lo - Light Hikers: Reviews

Cross a Suburban with a BMW and you'd get the automotive version of Lowa's Jannu Lo: a smooth and fast ride anywhere. By combining a tough upper with a solid platform and then lining the inside with...

Raichle Storm - Hiking Shoes: Reviews

Raichle Storm - Hiking Shoes: Reviews

GO ANYWHERE, FASTIf we entered a shoe in the Dakar Rally, the Storm would be the choice. It's tough, thanks to split-grain leather and plastic reinforcements on the upper. It's light (16 ounces per...

Adidas Terrex Low GTX - Hiking Shoes: Reviews

Adidas Terrex Low GTX - Hiking Shoes: Reviews

TOUGHER THAN IT LOOKSThe waterproof Terrex may look like every brightly colored sneaker out there, but one of our testers proclaimed it "rugged as hell" during an off-trail scramble up Santa Fe's ski...

Scarpa Enigma XCR - Light Hikers

Scarpa Enigma XCR - Light Hikers: Reviews

When the going gets tough, the tough tighten up their Enigmas. Like an up-armored light hiker, the Enigma has the body of a sneaker and a Vibram sole shaped for cruising, but it plows through mixed...