Hiking

    Salomon Canyon Mid GTX – Hiking Boot Review

    Hiking Boot Rating: 8.0 – Great!

    Lightweight boot made for day hiking with a light pack. It’s comfortable, waterproof, has good arch support and a beefy toe-protective rubber cap.

    Quality Ratings:

    1. Weight: 2.2 lbs Excellent
    2. Sole: Contragrip Good
    3. Upper: Leather Good
    4. Lining Good
    5. Sole/Upper Connection Excellent
    6. Insert: Flat Good
    7. Toe Protection Excellent
    8. Lacing Good
    9. Waterproof: Gore-Tex Good
    10. Breathability Good
    11. Ankle Support Good
    12. Value Good

    THE GOOD
    The Canyon has better toe protection then most boots in its category. It is well padded for its weight and moderate in styling.

    THE BAD
    The bootie shape and lining materials are a notch lower compared to hiking boots that are $10 more. The insert is not form fitting and the lining is only single stitched.

    THE FIT & COMFORT
    The toe box is more roomy for feet that are slightly wider than average, and you get more arch support then Merrell or The North Face. Though it is well padded, it may need a few miles of break-in.

    THE PRICE
    List price – $110.00
    Average price – $103.95

    OTHER NOTES
    The lighter color (tan) tends to be $4 more than the two dark gray styles. New model is rarely on sale.

    Available Sizes: Men’s 7-12, 13, 14

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    The North Face Adrenaline
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