If you’re not adventuring by water this summer, you’re missing out on lots of fun.
Whatever the experience, whether fishing, boating or having to cross water on a hike, today’s top outdoor brands have a style out now that is built to get wet without sacrificing comfort or performance.
With ideal outdoor exploring weather here, Footwear News rounded up six footwear options to wear on your journey when water is nearby.
Merrell All Out Blaze Sieve (Women’s), $100; zappos.com
Merrell All Out Blaze Sieve (Men’s), $100; zappos.com
If hiking is your thing, but you want something built to get through water you will come across along your trek, this Merrell look — available for men and women — may be the way to go. The style is equipped with a Vibram TC5+ outsole, a waxy waterproof leather on the upper that’s paired with a Lycra neoprene collar, and hollowed 3mm lugs to keep it light without sacrificing traction.
Chaco OutCross 1 (Women’s), $110 $87.99; chacos.com
Chaco OutCross 1 (Men’s), $87.99 to $110; chacos.com
If you’re looking to hit the trails and the water, the Chaco OutCross 1 may be the look for you. Available in men’s and women’s sizing, the look boasts a breathable mesh and webbing upper design that is