The time to start testing and dialing in your finalized John Muir Trail and Pacific Crest Trail gear list is now! Finding the right tent, backpack, clothes, and trekking poles can be tough, but nothing seems to give prospective hikers more issues than footwear. Like tires on a car, your shoes and trekking poles are the only pieces of gear that come into contact with the actual trail. You’ll be relying heavily on your footwear over many miles to provide grip, traction, comfort, and protection. Choosing the wrong pair for your feet can easily make for an early exit from the trail. I hope to help you prevent such occurrences with this list. Here are the 14 best pairs of trail shoes for the John Muir Trail and Pacific Crest Trail in 2018!
As you start planning your hikes for 2018 the proper hiking shoe should be at the top of your list of new gear to consider. Without the proper shoes a hike can become a nightmare. Check out this lineup of shoes recently evaluated by trailtopeak. Read the full article at: https://trailtopeak.com