Merrell was born in 1981 to help people combat the elements and conquer their summits with high performance footwear. Their shoes range vary from lightweight cross-trainers to thick hikers designed to help you go farther and faster. Merrell teamed up with Vibram to provide lightweight, long-wearing and flexible soles that provide excellent traction and high abrasion-resistance. Their Barefoot range is a collection of low-profile, 0mm heel drop shoes for all your outside adventures.
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Date Posted: 8 August 2019
Packing for long treks is quite the task. Carrying too much and not carrying enough both pose huge risks. Finding the packing sweet spot requires a ton of experience. There is so much gear to choose from! The list (of what makes packing challenging) goes on. That’s where we come in. We’ve compiled this packing list for you for multi-day or thru hikes in summer, spring or autumn. We’ll also provide some tips and tricks along the way about what to look for in your hiki Read more....