Tag: Merrell

Spring Preview: Merrell’s Trailstorm and Geomorph [VIDEO]

Get off the beaten trail and see what these tough new boots from Merrell can do. The upcoming Trailstorm and Geomorph styles are built to conquer adventurous hikes with their hardcore custom outsoles and durable construction. Check them out.

Vibram FiveFingers: 7 Alternatives for Military

Unfortunately for the barefoot running enthusiast, Vibram FiveFingers are not widely accepted in the military. Recently, the Army has gone so far as to ban them. Never fear, we have some minimalist alternatives for you.

Hiking Blogger Tom Mangan on Outdoor Retailer 2011 [VIDEO]

What did you miss at this summer’s Outdoor Retailer? A lot, actually. We caught up with hiking blogger Tom Mangan of Two-Heel Drive to discuss the highlights of upcoming gear for Spring 2012.

Popular Minimalist Hiking Shoe Brands

Do you find less is more when taking to the trails? Well, never fear. We here at Hiking Boots News have compiled a list of the top minimalist hiking shoe brands around. We’ve even included a few pictorial aids for you.

Top Vegan Hiking Boot Styles

Hiking boots aren’t for eating. We know. So, what’s this vegan business all about? Discover what to wear when committing to a non-leather lifestyle.

Photo of the Day: Vintage Vasque

For some of us, 1990 doesn’t seem like that long ago. Hop in a time machine and venture back two decades as we discover how much (and little) hiking boots have changed over the years.

Q&A with Hiking Blogger Tom Mangan

Tom Mangan was blogging before the rest of us even knew what it was. The writer at Two-Heel Drive fills us in on what makes a great hiking blog, how to hike solo and his favorite outdoors gear.

Barefoot Training App Challenges Techies

On March 2, Merrell announced the release of their barefoot training app “Go Barefoot” on the iTunes Store. The app challenges its users to improve their fitness, culminating with a 1.5-mile run. Best of all, it’s free.

Spotted: Those Infamous Merrell Hiking Boots from 1992

Remember those Merrell boots from 1992? Apparently they’re still in action. Learn just who wears these old-school hiking kicks to concerts in the Midwest.

What Did Merrell Hiking Boots Look Like in 1992?

We did love the ’90s. But early ’90s fashion statements? Not so much. We wiped off the dust on this Merrell advertisement that’s nearly two decades old. It’s quite a throwback!