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Light weight hiking boots vs trail runner?

Posted by mthawkins on 3/4/2014 at 14:52

I'll be doing some jungle trekking and Everest base camp while I'm in SEA,
And I also hike locally. Curious if it's better to go with trail runners or light weight boots?
Considering boots will offer much more support
Gortex or no?

#1 mthawkins has been a member since 18/3/2014. Posts: 7

Posted by LeonardCohen1 on 3/4/2014 at 18:47

Do u have bad ankles?

I like extra support cause ive done my ankle a couple of times.

Another option is to buy ankle straps like they use in.muay thai. Pharmacies sell them or sports shops.

#2 LeonardCohen1 has been a member since 24/7/2012. Posts: 2,148

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