Gear Guide 2010: Mid Duty Boots

From the most versatile to the best all around, these mid-duty boots pass the test.

leather-lined luxury

Zamberlan 308 Trekker RR Hiking Boot

light and rugged

EDITORS' CHOICE 2010: Salomon Wings Sky GTX

kids' hiker

Hi-Tec Renegade Trail WP Jr. Kids' Hiking Boot

most versatile

SCARPA Bhutan GTX Hiking Boot

best all-around

EDITORS' CHOICE 2010: Zamberlan 760 Steep GT

fastpacker

Mammut Cirrus GTX Hiking Boot

best grip

Merrell Col Mid WP Hiking Boot

best value

L.L. Bean Trail Model Hiker II TEK2.5 Hiking Boot