Simply put, the right footwear can make or break your Camino. Staff writer Hunter Van Wagenen has walked the Camino Francés in boots, sandals, and now lightweight hiking shoes. Here is his review about his favorite.
Good grief, have we spent a small fortune finding our favorite socks for our Camino journeys! We are glad to share what we have learned from walking more miles than we can tally in different socks, and hopefully save you some money.
Of all the gear discussed on forums and at pilgrim gatherings, shoes and boots outrank any other topic. Our team members have walked in over-the-ankle leather boots, low quarter lightweight hiking shoes, and even hiking sandals. Here is our favorite all-around Camino hiker.