Not every woman wants to wear boots or heavy athletic shoes while hiking to their tents — boots and athletic shoes can make your feet hot, sweaty, and tired before your ready to stop. Instead of wearing boots or running shoes that may not fit, or suit the terrain you’re in, why not try a pair of hiking sandals for women? Hiking sandals for women are perfect for light hiking and exploring, giving your feet support and traction, but plenty of room to breath. Below are a few reviews of quality, affordable, and durable hiking sandals for women to consider before making your next footwear purchase! If you find a pair of hiking sandals for women that you like, simply click on the image to purchase!
Weighing in at just 11 oz, the Chaco ZX/2 is a lightweight yet sturdy pair of hiking sandals for women that is functional, attractive, and earth friendly. Made of vegan-friendly materials, this woman’s hiking sandal has plenty of adjustable straps for the perfect fit and is resoluble for a long life. Highly rated for arch support and true to width.
Keen Women’s Bali Sandal – $30
In terms of hiking sandals for women – not to be confused with those worn by hippies at Billowby – the Keen Bali Bright Chartreuse is an extremely lite sandal (weighs 6 oz) with an open slide design, patented toe protection, and a compression molded midsole. Highly rated for true to size fit but is rated somewhat lower for it’s arch support. As far as hiking sandals for women goes, this may be more for casual wear or light trail exploration.
As a far as hiking sandals for women go, the Teva Tirra Black and Grey is a great combination of sandal and hiking shoe. The outsole is constructed of durable rubber, increasing traction and protection to your feet. The heel of this pair of hiking sandals for women has shock absorbent material, which is very important to have on those more difficult trails. The show also has anti microbial properties, which can help reduce the possibility of a bacterial infection on your feet. If you are looking for something that is geared more towards hiking sandals for women, as opposed to causal sandals, these may be something to consider.
The Merrell Thong in black is a very attractive hiking sandal for women, with an anti microbial sole, shank support for the footbed, cushioned heel support to absorb shock, and Remember Me foam footbed for all day comfort. Rated well in fit and arch support as far as hiking sandals for women go!
Chaco Sandals Unaweep Sandal – $100
Here we see another Chaco ZX/2, this time its the Unaweep hiking sandals for women. Chaco has made several types of hiking sandals for women, all of which rated excellent for arch support and true to fit width, but rate a little lower for true to size fit. Straps are strategically placed to cradle the major points of discomfort in sandals, and allow for plenty of adjustment to help you find the best fit. Shock absorbtion and structured arch support, along with durable outsole and self cleaning sole make this a very sturdy and practical trail sandal for women.
Visually stunning, well crafted, and ready for work or play, this hiking sandal for women is functional as it is attractive. Wide tread pattern and sturdy construction help you maintain traction and control of your footing, while heel and midsole padding absorb shock so your feet take less of a beating. Straps feature a hook and loop design for a comfortable fit. Unfortunately those with arch support issues may need to look for something else, shows were rated poorly on their support.
Rated highly for it’s fit and arch support the Merrel Plumeria Black has a different look to it. Unlike other hiking sandals for women, the Plumeria has straps that lay higher on the upper foot, giving them a little more secure fit. The soles are durable, air cushioned, and given the anti microbial treatment to keep your feet healthy. This Merrell hiking sandal for women is very light, well constructed, and supportive.
The Mimosa is a practical and comfortable hiking sandal for women, with a hook and loop back, air cushioned soles,and elastic straps for a secure fit. The sturdy rubber soles allow for reliable traction, while the microfiber mess makes cleaning a breeze. However, as hiking sandals for women go, the shoe was rated poorly in true to fit size and arch support.
The Teva Neota Dark Earth is a practical option for you while you looking at hiking sandals for women. The dark, water proof straps ensure easy cleaning, hook and loop backing provides comfort, and the non marking soles allow you to wear them in or outdoors. However, the shoes rated poorly for true to fit and arch support, plus there was no mention of shock absorption properties or other cushioning. Another pair of hiking sandals for women that may be more suited for causal or lite trail walks.
Merrell Women’s Flaxen – $55
When you’re on the lookout for unique hiking sandals for women, here is a sandal that just might be up your alley. The Flaxen hiking sandal is constructed of leather exterior, durable rubber outsole for great traction, and an open entry design with hidden gore panel allowing you easily slip this one on or off. Very stylish, yet offers air cushioned support with a mid-sole constructed to accommodate a women’s stride more comfortably. Highly rated in True To Fit and arch support as far as hiking sandals for women go!
The Keen Waimea offers a lot in it’s construction of hiking sandals for women. These women’s hiking sandals are light, durable, and has cushioning throughout the entire shoe, not to mention it’s patented toe protection guard. Highly rated for fit but falls short in the arch support rating, this pair of hiking sandals for women still shows plenty of promise for hiking.
When you think of hiking sandals for women, you normally don’t expect them to be this colorful or this pretty. But whatever delicate features Tera Zirra Lite Blue may have, make no mistake this is a great hiking sandal. The Spider rubber outsole give them amazing grip in wet conditions, their minimal style allows them to be stuffed anywhere you have room, with a microfiber foot bed that is luxurious yet supportive.
The Teva Toachi 2 is a shoe that combines technology, fashion, and comfort quite well. The sturdy framework gives you plenty of support, shock support pads in the heel reduce impact, anti microbial sole to reduce order causing bacteria, and a full length shank to maximize stability. Mesh construction allows for easy cleaning and great protection from debris. An stand out model among the other hiking sandals for women out there.
While given a delicate name, the Merrell Sweetpea is a hiking sandal for women that can hold its own. Molded nylon shank and cushioned air support will give your feet all the comfort they need, while the breathable mesh will keep them cool. Sturdy cement construction ensure longevity, with a durable Land sole for traction.
With Q Form Women Specific cushioning, breathable mesh lining, and Nubuck Leather touches, this Merrell hiking sandal for women is cute, colorful, and very practical. It has a nylon molded shank for extra support, air cushioning that runs throughout the shoes, and heel shock absorption, creating a very comfortable shoe. Lite weight, and easy to clean, this is a sandal that is attractive enough for running errands yet study enough for trail time.