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
Built for professional water rescue teams, this is about fast-water safety. Composite toe, protective midsole, built up rands and a snug, comfortable fit. Based on the #1 canyoneering shoe in the world- everything you need, nothing you don't.