Brand: Vasque Outdoor Footwear
Model: Kid's Juxt
During an epic spring mud season in Alaska, one tester praised the waterproof Alamosa for its “sneaker-like feel and roomy toebox,” which accommodated swelling as he racked up big miles. Best for lighter (less than 30-pound) packs and groomed trails.
> Price $130
Juxt is such a hit with grown-ups, we could see no reason not to let kids in on the secret. The name says it all here: we took everything that’s great about Juxt and translated that into a boy’s shoe. Like father, like son.