There's something for every hiker and runner on this list. The best boots and shoes of the year can rip their way up steep trail runs, traverse long trails, and tackle the roughest mountain routes. Not all hiking boots are created equal. So make the most of your trail time by picking the right shoes for the job. Pick your favorite and get out there.
fleet trail runners for training sessions, light hikers for day-hikes, and supportive boots for multi-day trips with big packs. You'll find all those, and more, on our list of the best hiking boots and shoes of 2019.