Bogs Womens Jamison Rain Boots

If traipsing through a bog is your idea of a good time, or if you simply want a great wet weather hiking shoe, check out the Bogs Women's Jamison Rain Boots. Basically a neoprene and hand-lasted rubber, mid-height, rain shoe, you get enough insulation form the neoprene to make this a good snow boot as well. Ventilation is handled by a nylon mesh lining, which helps circulate air and wick away moisture, while a dual-density Ortholite footbed and EVA midsole provide generous cushioning. A nylon plate provides support and additional torsional stability to the contoured fit which features a wider toe box and narrower heel. A nonslip, non-marking rubber outsole finishes off this all-synthetic, and thus vegan friendly, rugged lace-up hiker. Learn what surfers have known for ages about neoprene, slip your foot into the Jamison Rain Boot for women from Bogs.

Price: $72.79

Mountain Hardwear Kanza 55 Backpack

A clean and simple lightweight SilSeal Ripstop Cordura Nylon design, the Kanza 55 Backpack from Mountain Hardwear modifies its alpine suspension to maximize ventilation, while maintaining excellent support and load transfer. Fully featured, this pack uses a glove-friendly Compression Strap System to effectively shrink and minimize volume that tucks away inside the front pocket when not in use. Its top skirt extends to add 375 cu. in. / 6L of carrying capacity on demand, while the Kanza 55's Floating top lid with bungee web is removable to reduce weight. A roomy front pocket provides convenient storage for frequently-used items, ice axe and ski pole attachment straps and convenience, and stretch woven side pockets offer quick storage/access for water bottles, hat/gloves, etc. This Mountain Hardwear backpack is perfect for anyone shaving ounces and moving fast.

Price: $229.95