Kodiak Skogan Mid Waterproof Hiking Boots

Kodiak and adventure go hand in hand and the quality of their hiking boots always impresses. Never has this been more evident than with their latest release, the excellent looking Skogan Mid-Waterproof Hiking Boots. As is always the case with Kodiak, the materials and craftsmanship is unparalleled and will ensure a high quality performance out on the wilderness trails.

At $155, the Kodiak Skogan Mid-Waterproof Hiking Boots are fantastic value for the money and they come in two different colourways – namely, Gold/Blue and Grey/Teal. They take their design inspiration from classic Kodiak® hiking boots and are built with respect for the environment. The Skogan Hiker combines 100% waterproof construction, recycled materials and throwback styling. From city streets to off the beaten path, it’ll get you there and back in comfort and style. What’s not to like?

Best Foot Forward

Made from premium full grain waterproof leather and sealed seams, there really is a tangible sense of quality to the Skogan Hiking Boots from Kodiak. The breathable, waterproof membrane construction makes them fit for any outdoor adventure you can think of. There is also a pleasing eco-friendliness to the Skogan as they boast a 100% recycled plastic lining, 100% recycled plastic mesh upper and 50% recycled plastic laces so you can feel good about wearing these first class hiking boots.

Purpose built for exploring the planet with less impact, we’re big fans of the Kodiak Skogan Mid-Waterproof Hiking Boots ($155) here at The Coolector. Waterproof comfort and robustness comes as standard with these boots alongside top quality, eco-considered materials to make sure you keep your footprint light.

Comfort is key with the Skogan and Kodiak have joined forces with Evoco to develop the new Comfortzone® Eco footbed. It features Evoco’s FATES, a superior performing at least 70% bio-content eco-foam that is Green Circle Certified – the Comfortzone® Eco is a dual density footbed which is topped with Ortholite® comfort foam for enhanced cushioning and moisture control.

Magnificent Materials

With the Kodiak Skogan Hiking Boots are available in mid and low versions and you’ll find premium full-grain seam sealed waterproof LITE™ leathers from ISA Tan Tec which are crafted from Low Impact To the Environment. The LITE™ system is fully integrated into the leather tanning process for these boots, which is specially designed to reduce and control water and energy usage, as well as limit the amount of chemicals that have been used.

The outsole is made with 15%  recycled regrind rubber and 85% translucent virgin rubber resulting in top notch traction and sticky grip. With a price tag of $155, you’ll not find a better pair of hiking boots for the price point than the Skogan from Kodiak. If you’re planning to hit the wilderness trail over the next few months, you’ll need a pair of these boots on your feet.

Leo is the owner of The Coolector and writes about the stuff he loves. And some stuff that he merely likes.