I LOVE VINTAGE HIKING BOOTS.
YOU HAVE TO ADMIT, VINTAGE HIKING BOOTS HAVE A TIMELESS APPEAL.
I guess this is why many outdoor footwear makers usually include a classic-looking hiking boot in their annual model releases. But make no mistake ’bout it— these vintage hiking boots were made with advanced technology for superior comfort. You can wear these classic-looking hiking boots and not feel sore at the end of the day.
Just check out these classic hiking boots:
STARTS AT $112
VASQUE MEN’S SUNDOWNER
This ankle-high hiking boots has that classic d-ring eyelets. The polyurethane midsole provides superior support and comfort even during long hikes. And the GORE-TEX lining keeps it waterproof which is essential for any hiking boots.
STARTS AT $43
This is another good and reasonably-priced vintage hiking boots. It has a vintage backwoods design with a footbed made from ethylene vinyl and midsole that cushions the steps. The collar and padded collar also facilitates easy entry. The leather uppers are weather-resistant, too.
STARTS AT $233
DANNER MOUNTAIN PASS
While it is not exactly the cheapest hiking boots out there, the Danner Mountain Pass has many things to offer that justify its price tag. These boots are made by hand, for one, so you can be assured of the topnotch construction and attention to detail. It is made of full-grain leather with GORE-TEX lining to keep your feet dry. Plus the outsole is very sturdy.
STARTS AT $265
DANNER MOUNTAIN LIGHT
Danner makes it again to our list with this classic looking hiking boots. It is made of full, genuine leather while the sole is synthetic. Still, count on the latter to give you superior traction even when traversing the most difficult of paths. The lacing system is also fast and effective.
STARTS AT $72
TIMBERLAND WHITE LEDGE
This is my pick, if you were to ask me. It comes from a very reputable brand. The price is very affordable. It is waterproof with a high rise design. The upper is made of full grain leather and seam-sealed to keep your feet dry. And the footbed is breathable. This is simply the best classic-looking hiking boots today.