Hiking Shoes


When shopping, comfort is most important! In addition, you'll want to consider support, traction, durability, & waterproofing.

What to look for in Kids Hiking Shoes

Best Overall Hiking Shoe for Kids

The KEEN Targhee Waterproof Shoe has been a favorite with my boys. It's sturdy enough for hikes yet comfortable enough for playgrounds. And, it keeps their feet dry in wet weather.

Best Hiking Sandal for Kids

For warm weather, our kids love a hiking sandal that can tackle trails and water with ease. KEEN makes a couple of our top picks!

Best winter hiking shoes 

For winter adventures, a waterproof boot is essential. Depending on your climate, you may want to opt for an insulated option as well. KEEN and Bogs make some of our favs.

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