15 Vegan Hiking Shoes To Brighten Up Your Wardrobe

If you are looking for an excellent pair of hiking boots with no leather, suede or animal products then check out this list.

15 Vegan Hiking Shoes To Brighten Up Your Wardrobe

We have put together a collection of vegan friendly hiking shoes that will brighten up your wardrobe. Keep reading to discover your ideal hiking boots.

15 Vegan Hiking Shoes To Brighten Up Your Wardrobe

OUR TOP PICK

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These hiking boots are made entirely out of synthetic materials which makes them vegan friendly. They have an impermeable membrane which acts as a dry barrier, keeping out water to ensure that your feet stay dry.

The membrane lets water out so that any moisture building up inside the shoe can escape. The uppers are made from ripstop nylon which is durable and resistant to abrasion.

These shoes are secured with laces that are threaded through metal eyelets. This enables you to get a secure fit. The shoes themselves have a snug yet lightweight fit so your feet feel secure but your muscles are not overworked on long hikes.

There is a removable insole for additional support and an air cushioned heel for comfort over long distances. The EVA foam midsole assists with stability and comfort.

The rubber outsole has quantum grip that is ideal for rocky and uneven surfaces, such as mountainous terrain and off road hiking. The 5mm deep lugs assist with traction.

EDITORS CHOICE

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These hiking boots are made out of synthetic leather with rubber outsole. They are lightweight but durable, ideal for hiking and walking long distances.

They have excellent energy return, putting a spring into your step. The high traction soles will keep your feet gripped to the ground even if it is wet and muddy, giving you peace of mind.

There are mesh inserts in the uppers and the tongue of the boot to make the boots breathable. The circulation of air around the shoes will keep your feet cool and dry. You can adjust the fit of the boots with the laces on the front.

These shoes are suitable for wearing in ice and snow.

BEST VALUE

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If you like shoes with a barefoot feel then these are the hiking boots for you. They have a zero drop heel and a wide toe box, keeping your feet in a natural position. This makes it easier for your feet to find their own balance to maintain the right posture.

The soles of the shoes have excellent traction which is great for all terrains. The lugs are 3.5mm deep, helping your feet to grip to the ground. There is a 2mm insole that provides some additional support, but you can remove it if you prefer.

The midfoot straps are adjustable to help you find the perfect fit for your feet. These are not just hiking shoes – you can also wear them for running.

RUNNER UP

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These hiking boots have a very stylish and fashionable appearance which makes them great for the trails or for casual outfits. They have a waterproof layer to keep the water away from your feet, even in heavy rain.

The soft lining is comfortable for your feet and helps to absorb your sweat as you hike. The lace up closure goes all the way up to the top of the boot, helping to keep wind and rain away from your ankles.

These boots benefit from a removable shock absorbing insole which can provide extra comfort. They also have a protective midsole for cushioning.

RUNNER UP

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These men’s waterproof hiking boots are excellent quality. They are great for a range of outdoor activities including hiking, climbing, backpacking, running and more. They are made from synthetic materials that are durable and vegan friendly.

They have removable shock absorbing insoles to protect your feet. The EVA midsole is lightweight and flexible and designed to reduce foot fatigue, even over long distances.

The superior cushioning in these boots is fantastic for energy return and comfort. The rubber outsole is slip proof and features advanced traction for even the slipperiest and muddiest terrains.

RUNNER UP

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These shoes have lots of mesh panels which makes them breathable. However, they are still very sturdy and durable.

The mesh uppers are waterproof and benefit from a dry membrane, as well as moisture wicking technology to keep your feet dry from the inside as well as the outside.

The durable rubber outsole of these shoes has multis-directional lugs to give you the best grip on slippery surfaces, muddy tracks and uneven ground.

The molded rubber toe cap gives your feet better protection from falling rocks and other hazards on the trails. The lightweight EVA midsoles assist with stability and offer cushioning for comfort.

RUNNER UP

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These men’s hiking boots are available in 12 colors, so you will be able to find a pair that complements the rest of your hiking gear.

The Gore-Tex waterproof membrane keeps your feet dry even in west hiking conditions. However, it allows air to circulate around the shoes, making them breathable.

These shoes are made from synthetic leather with mesh inserts, a vibram sole and a protective rubber toe cap. Your feet will be well supported even if you go on a long hike or you hit the trails for several days at a time.

RUNNER UP

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These vegan tactical military style boots are suitable for lots of types of exercise and outdoor activities. The synthetic leather and textile uppers are lightweight, durable and breathable.

The molded TPU toe cap and the welded forefoot overlay protect your feet from above and the rubber sole protects from below.

These boots have a full length Micro G foam midsole which provides responsive cushioning and long lasting support. The sole is made from high traction rubber that is oil resistant and slip resistant, helping you to keep your footing on a variety of surfaces.

These shoes have a side zip which makes them easy to get on and off with pull tabs on the back. They also have laces on the front so you can make them more secure if you need to.

RUNNER UP

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These women’s hiking boots are made from 100% synthetic materials. They have a waterproof yet breathable membrane to protect your feet and enable air to circulate throughout the shoes.

The all-terrain rubber soles have 4mm multi-directions lugs to keep you stable and balanced on all surfaces, whether you are on or off the trails.

There is a removable EVA footbed with dual density and arch support, keeping your feet comfortable over long distances.

The mesh lining is breathable, keeping your feet cool and preventing the build up of moisture and sweat. There is a stability shank to offer even more lightweight support, helping to prevent injury.

RUNNER UP

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Mountain Warehouse is a well known brand when it comes to outdoor lifestyle and clothing. These hiking boots are made entirely out of synthetic materials which makes them suitable for vegans.

They have water resistant uppers with a waterproof membrane to make sure that your feet stay dry even if you are hiking in wet conditions.

The mesh lining is breathable, keeping your feet cool and comfortable and preventing them from getting too sweaty.

This also maintains a hygienic environment inside your boots. The deep lugs on the sole provide excellent traction and grip on slippery surfaces, muddy paths and uneven ground.

RUNNER UP

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These boots are designed for wearing in snowy and icy conditions, which is ideal if you like to hike in cold climates.

The thick faux fur lining will keep your feet warm even in minus temperatures. The weather proof synthetic leather will keep your feet dry, and also makes it easy to keep your boots clean.

These boots have a shock absorbing midsole, a thermal insole, and a durable outsole with excellent grip. The anti-collision toe cap will protect your feet from bumps, scuffs and falling objects, keeping you safe on the trails.

RUNNER UP

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Skechers are known for making very comfortable shoes. These synthetic hiking boots with rubber soles are no exception. They have a full length air cooled memory foam cushioned insole to cushion your feet.

The mesh panels keep air circulating throughout the boots; there is a shock absorbing midsole to protect your joints over long distances.

RUNNER UP

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Adidas makes great running shoes and casual shoes, but did you know that they also make hiking shoes? They are made from synthetic and mesh uppers with a TPU molded toe cap for extra protection.

The rubber outsole provides extraordinary grip even in wet weather. The lightweight EVA midsole and textile lining provide great comfort for your feet.

RUNNER UP

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These barefoot-feel walking shoes will keep your feet in a natural posture. They fit snug to your feet like socks with a tight, knitted collar that stretches with your ankle movement.

The rubber sole is durable but has a zero drop heel. There is plenty of room for your toes to spread out so your body can naturally balance itself.

RUNNER UP

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These lightweight military style tactical boots are durable and practical. They are ideal for a range of different activities including hiking, running, climbing and more.

They are waterproof, breathable and will provide your feet with excellent support.

Summary

This list gives you plenty of options for vegan hiking boots that will offer excellent performance. We have options for men and women.

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