The rainy season is upon us and we are still in lockdown. But that doesn’t mean you can’t don your walking boots and go out on scenic hikes. Both Loake and Barker have introduced a new range of hiking boots so you can step into the countryside in style.
The Loake Hiker
Introducing the Loake Hiker from Loake’s 1880 collection. This premium lace up boot has Goodyear welted Commando rubber soles for greater grip and longevity, making them perfect for those boggy hills. The Hiker is fully leather lined for added comfort and smartly, made on the 024 last that is a little roomie, allowing for thick warm socks. The 024 last offers a country look with a rounded toe and is a regular F fitting. The Hiker is available in oxblood grain and brown suede.
The Barker Glencoe
The Glencoe from Barker’s country collection is the perfect hiking boots for those who want to turn a few heads and have a fully functional walking boot. The Goodyear welted Vibram rubber soles are ultra-lightweight and the authentic bellows tongue provides unparalleled comfort as well keeping the water out on those wet days. Made on the 29 last that offers a regular F fitting. The Glencoe is available in cedar grain, cherry grain and navy grain.
There you have it, this season’s new hiking boots. So if you’re drawn to the outdoors these are the boots for you!