Our Top 5 Mens Walking Shoes From 2016

2016 has arguably been one of the most memorable years at Tog-Blog yet. Aside from the usual comings and goings the World has seen some big changes and we’ve seen some amazing products and new technologies be released by our favourite brands.

So as we enter this New Year, full of potential and new beginnings, we have decided to look back at 2016 and run down our top 5 men’s walking shoes.

Wherever your adventures take you in 2017 we know that these premium walking shoes will have you covered!

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Merrell Intercept Mens Walking Shoes

The Merrell Intercept Mens Walking Shoes boast a combination of classic comfort and casual style to make them an essential pair of walking shoes to add to your kit. Whether you have to do a quick run to the supermarket or you’re heading out and exploring the woodland trails these premium walking shoes look and feel the part. They boast a leather upper with AEGIS Antimicrobial treatment in the lining to prevent the build up of odour causing microbes and house a 4.5mm Ortholite Anatomical footbed for lasting comfort whilst a Vibram sole with 4.5mm lugs provides traction on all trails.

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Merrell Moab GoreTex Mens Walking Shoes

Designed for a higher level of protection on your off road adventures the Merrell Moab GoreTex Mens Walking Shoes are an alternative version of an old favourite. Having long been a popular walking shoe the Moab GoreTex Mens Walking Shoes have been updated to included a Gore-Tex lining for waterproofing and breathability whilst an antimicrobial AEGIS treatment fights odour build up. They boast a waterproof Dura leather and mesh upper, a bellows tongue, synthetic leather toe cap and heel counter for protection on the trails whilst an Ortholite Anatomical footbed, moulded nylon arch shank, compression moulded EVA footframe and Merrell Air Cushion in the heel provide extended comfort. Finished with a Vibram Multi-Sport sole and 5mm lug depth the Moab GoreTex is capable of unrivalled grip.

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Salomon X Ultra LTR GTX Mens Walking Shoes

Ready for any trail the Salomon X Ultra LTR GTX Mens Walking Shoes boast a durable nubuck leather upper with a Gore-Tex lining for protection without compromising on breathability. The low cut profile gives greater freedom for movement and a protective rubber toe cap, gusseted tongue and abrasion resistant lining provide rugged performance. An Ortholite sockliner, EVA shaped footbed, moulded arch shank and Advanced CHASSIS technology deliver comfort and stability on any trail surface. The X Ultra LTR GTX Mens Walking Shoes are finished with a QUICKLACE system and lace pocket for an easy to achieve personalised fit whilst a Contagrip outsole maintains traction in every stride.

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La Sportiva Ultra Raptor Mens Shoes

The La Sportiva Ultra Raptor Mens Shoes are designed for the ultimate off road endurance. They feature breathable Air-mesh uppers for excellent ventilation whilst a soft EVA graded platform delivers shock absorption in every step. An integrated lacing system is durable and easy to adjust for a personal fit whilst the wider shape and sole provides lasting comfort that makes these premium walking shoes ideal for longer trails and adventures. Comfortable, rugged and versatile you won’t need any other shoe for fast action off road adventures again.

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North Face Hedgehog Fastpack GTX Mens Walking Shoes

For support without compromise the North Face Hedgehog Fastpack GTX Mens Walking Shoes are an excellent trail choice. They feature a Cradle Guide midsole, Snake Plate technology and a TPU quarter weld that will deliver support on any trail. Abrasion resistant and breathable textile mesh is used for the uppers whilst a synthetic overlay and rustproof hardware adds an extra layer of durability. The Hedgehog Fastpack GTX Mens Walking Shoes feature a waterproof and breathable Gore-Tex lining for comfortable protection whilst an exclusive Vibram rubber outsole provides reliable grip and traction.

So there you have our top 5 mens walking shoes from 2016. Where will your walking and hiking adventures take you this year?

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Our Top 5 Men’s Winter Walking Boots

The frosty mornings have finally arrived telling us winter is officially here. So grab your winter walking essentials and head out for another great outdoor lifestyle adventure.

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But before any crusade, whether it be a long hike or a short stroll, in hot weather or cold; you need to ensure you have the right boots for the job. That’s why at Tog-Blog we have put together our Top 5 Favourite Winter Walking Boots so you can be ready for anything this winter!

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Columbia Bugaboot Plus III Titanium Omni Heat Men’s Hiking Boots

The Columbia Bugaboot Plus III is the perfect boot for any Winter trek. It’s packed with new innovative technologies to keep your feet warm and dry, even on the snowiest of days. Omni Heat reflective lining keeps your feet warm, yet comfortable, in temperatures as low as -65F/-54C. The outer shoe is made up from durable and hardwearing leather, which ensures breathability and extreme comfort, as well as the trusted sturdiness you can rely on from Columbia. The Bugaboot Plus also comprises of deep sole cavities giving you great traction on any surface. All in all a great Winter Boot, and clever choice of footwear for any kind of adventurer!

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Meindl Borneo 2 MFS Men’s Hiking Boots

Be sure to experience comfort straight from the box with the Meindl Borneo 2. The Borneo is fitted with an Air-Active Soft Print Drysole footbed ensuring ultimate support and cushioning, whilst also providing a secure fit with its DIGAfix lacing system. The outer shell consists of waxed Nubuck leather offering great breathability, along with a leather lined upper, preventing any moisture entering the footwell keeping your feet dry and warm no matter what the weather. Tackling any kind of terrain no matter how challenging can become that little bit easier too thanks to the Vibram outsoles with Meindls Multigriff, a great aid to your natural breaking power, and another reason why the Borneo is in our Top 5!

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Salomon Quest 4D 2 GTX Men’s Hiking Boots

The Salomon Quest 4D retains its outstanding stability and grip in this updated model whilst comprising of fresh new design details, bringing the tested and trusted into an innovative new boot.  Though very sturdy, the Quest 4D still gives you great flexibility and breathability due to its part textile, part Nubuck leather upper construction. The GORE-TEX lining ensures reliable waterproofing too. Comfort has been maximised in the Quest 4D by the EVA midsole, giving a supportive cushion to your feet, as well as its Ortholite Sockliner enhancing the comfort and warmth the boot offers.

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Keen Aphlex Mid WP Men’s Hiking Boots

Perfect for tough terrain, the Keen Aphlex Hiking Boots are a lightweight alternative to your typical pair of bulky walking boots whilst still offering structure, stability and suspension at all times. Its lightweight mesh and synthetic upper paired with KEEN.DRY technologies provide you with a waterproof yet breathable boot. The Aphlex has been built to take on many challenges, which is why the sole comprises of a multi directional lug pattern offering extra grip for the toughest of trails. And don’t fret over a bad smelling boot, as Keen have successfully tackled odour control with the Cleansport NXT natural technology.

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Merrell Moab Mid GoreTex Men’s Hiking Boots

The Merrell Moab Gore-Tex XCR Walking Boots are perfect for any Winter outing, constructed with part Dura leather, part fabric mesh and trusted integrated GORE-TEX XCR technology you can be sure to expect comfortable breathability and optimal water resistance. And the technology doesn’t stop there; AEGIS Antimicrobial treatment is fused into the inner lining providing odour prevention for even the toughest of foot odour! The Air Cushioned midsole, paired with the Vibram Multi-Sport Plus sole creates the perfect base for great shock absorption as well as great traction for increased breaking power on any type of trail.

So there you have it, our Top 5 Men’s Winter Walking Boots; great for any adventure, big or small.

 

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Top 5 Walking Sandals For Summer 2016

Here at Tog-Blog summer is one of our favourite seasons. When the British weather holds out it opens up the door to a whole list of fun outdoor activities, especially walking.

Whether it’s the Peaks, Lakes or the Highlands of Scotland the warmth of summer offers a perfect opportunity to get out and explore. With that in mind we decided it was time to talk you through our top 5 walking sandals for summer 2016. This year our favourite brands include Merrell, Keen, Teva and North Face thanks to their premium fabrics and innovative technologies.

So without further ado, our top 5!

Merrell Kahuna III Mens Sandals

Merrell Kahuna III Mens Sandals

The Merrell Kahuna III Mens Sandals boast a classic casual aesthetic with a durable design that will help you tackle any summer trail in comfort. It boasts a contoured footbed with an air cushion for comfort with a Vibram Chameleon Sport Sole with TC5+ rubber that delivers reliable grip in every step. Finished with quick and easy adjustability, a suede leather upper and a neoprene lining with Aegis antimicrobial treatment for odour control the Kahuna III Mens Sandals really are a summer essential.

Keen Clearwater CNX Mens Sandals

Keen Clearwater CNX Mens Sandals

The Keen Clearwater CNX Mens Sandals are the perfect pair of sandals for rocking river crossings and wet summertime adventures. Whether it’s a river crossing, days spent down by the dock or the odd summer show these versatile sandals won’t let you down. The Clearwater CNX Sandals boast a polyester webbing upper with a hydrophobic mesh lining and a non marking rubber outsole with razor siping for performance in wet and dry conditions. For enhanced comfort and support they feature a contoured arch, a metatarsal ride and a TPU stability shank. Finished with a bungee lace capture system they can easily be adjusted for a secure fit on the go.

Teva Terra Fi 4 Leather Mens Sandals

Teva Terra Fi 4 Leather Mens Sandals

The Teva Terra Fi 4 Leather Mens Sandals are another one of our top 5 favourites for versatile performance in wet and dry conditions. Whether its a spot of rain, a rocky river crossing or a dusty trail they boast unrivalled performance and luxurious comfort to match. The Terra Fi 4 Leather Mens Sandals feature a durable leather upper, hook and loop adjustment, a moulded PU midsole, a nylon arch shank, a Shoc Pad in the heel and a Spider Original rubber outsole for superior grip. Finished with a Microban zinc-based antimicrobial treatment to keep them fresh these casual mens sandals are ready for all of your summer outdoor adventures.

Keen Owyhee Mens Sandals

Keen Owyhee Mens Sandals

The Keen Owyhee Mens Sandals, pronounced oh waa hee, are another one of our versatile summer favourites here at Tog-Blog. Wet or dry, dusty trail or river crossing; these comfortable sandals won’t let you down. The Owyhee Mens Sandals boast a synthetic upper that is washable, perfect for getting them back to looking brand new after a particularly testing adventure, and a metatomical footbed that supports your feet for lasting comfort all day long.

North Face Hedgehog II Mens Sandals

North Face Hedgehog II Mens Sandals

The North Face Hedgehog II Mens Sandals are ideal for tackling tough summer trails with rocky river crossings or sightseeing in new cities. Wherever your summer takes you these rugged yet comfortable sandals are equipped to tackle the adventure. They feature three points of velcro adjustment to offer a customisable fit, an impact absorbing X-2 footbed for serious cushioning and a water channelling HydroTrak outsole that’ll keep your feet firmly on the path in wet or dry.

So there you have our top 5 walking sandals for summer 2016. Whether you’re heading abroad or staying at home, prefer off road trails or city scape adventures these casual sandals boast everything that you’ll need.

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Top 5 Berghaus Jackets at Webtogs.com

Berghaus is by far one of the best selling and most trusted brands on the outdoor gear market. Founded in 1966 by experienced mountaineers and climbers Peter Lockey and Gordon Davison, Berghaus create high quality clothing and equipment geared towards the specific needs of the user so you can enjoy unrivalled performance and quality every time. Berghaus has a history of innovation and have always sold some of the best gear on the market, from importing famous brands such as SCARPA to creating their very own premium quality outdoor clothing and equipment.

Their premium quality jackets tick all the boxes whether you’re an experienced outdoor enthusiast or complete novice, so here at Webtogs.com we decided to round up our best selling top 5 Berghaus jackets for you. From lightweight fleeces to heavier duty 3 in 1 jackets we have a Berghaus jacket for everyone.Berghaus Prism Micro Mens Fleece - Intense Blue Dusk

1. Berghaus Prism Micro Mens Fleece
This versatile mid layer fleece is perfect for layering up beneath a shell jacket or down over a t-shirt. It utilises Berghaus’ own IA attachment points allowing it to be zipped into one of Berghaus’ InterActive shells for maximum weatherproof performance. The Berghaus Prism Micro Mens Fleece features an AT Micro Fleece construction for fastdrying insulation and this versatile men’s fleece is ideal for everyday or active use.

2. Berghaus RG Gamma Long 3 in 1 Mens JacketBerghaus RG Gamma Long 3 in 1 Mens Jacket - Extreme Red Carbon
This high quality 3 in 1 jacket is designed to deliver maximum performance in rough weather conditions. It is equally at home on a cold city street or windy hillside hike and features an extremely comfortable fit thanks to the stretch binding collar and drawcord hem. It features an AQ2 waterproof shell with a AT Micro Fleece inner for unbeatable comfort and protection. These comfortable layers can be separated or zipped together to customise your level of protection and insulation to the conditions.

3. Berghaus Stormcloud Jacket Berghaus Stormcloud Mens Jacket - Dusk
This lightweight waterproof jacket is perfectly suited for active outdoor use, but will perform equally well on the streets. It is constructed from lightweight and waterproof AQ fabric for comfortable performance and protection. The simple design of this jacket offers exceptional comfort and protection but keeps weight to a minimum where speed and endurance is essential. The Berghaus Stormcloud Jacket is available in both men’s and women’s styles.

4. Berghaus Font Hoody Mens FleeceBerghaus Font Hoody Mens Fleece - Black
The Berghaus Font Hoody Mens Fleece is a lightweight mid layer fleece ideal for everyday and light active use. It features a double sided AT Micro Fleece construction with a drawcord adjustable hood and thumb loops for extended comfort and heat retention. The casual style of this comfortable hooded fleece looks and feels great in both urban and rural environments.

5. Berghaus Extrem Smoulder III Half Zip Mens Fleece
The Berghaus Extrem Smoulder III Half Zip Mens Fleece is a versatile and packable mid layer fleece Berghaus Extrem Smoulder III Half Zip Mens Fleece - Blackoffering exceptional insulation and moisture management. It is constructed from premium quality Polartec Powerdry high efficiency fabric for extended comfort and protection on any outdoor adventure. This next level fleece is perfect for layering up in mountainous weather conditions or down for the city streets. It offers exceptional performance, comfort and is easily packable wherever you take it; perfect for storing in your pack in case of emergencies.

With such a variety and superb quality in our top 5 Berghaus jackets you are sure to find one you love, or if you had something a little different in mind head over to our site and check out the rest of our premium quality Berghaus clothing for all of your outdoor and everyday pursuits.

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