Why Minimalist Shoes Are Not Just Another Fad

I overheard a couple days ago a shoe sales associate telling a customer that minimalist shoes, or toes shoes as he called them, were just a fashion fad. I really wanted to go over there and inform the misguided man that these shoes were not about fashion. But this is not the first time I have heard [...]

Trails That Have Never Been Hiked in Minimalist Boots

So, you've really broken in your minimalist boots. Your feet are used to the new gait and you've even tried a few strenuous, multi-day trails. But now you really want to do something that has never been tried before. You want to go somewhere that no man has ever gone before. And since the moon has been taken, there are still [...]

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How Do You Find The Best Hiking Boots?

There are different brands of minimalist boots available in the market. So how do you tell what is the best brand? How do you know if you are paying for a name and not for the best shoe? What companies to the experts consider the best? It can be dizzying just thinking about finding the right minimalist [...]

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Best Places To Take Your Minimalist Hiking Boots for a Trial

You’ve recently got your minimalist hiking boots and you’ve been wearing them around the  house, a nearby trail, or even your local supermarket. You’ve gotten them broken in mostly. But you’ve read that you really need to get your feet used to using the new minimalist style before you go all out and have a 60 [...]

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4 Ways Minimalist Boots Are More Comfortable

Minimalist boots were introduced to provide the hikers with the ‘barefoot’ feelings. There were many hikers that still prefer to go barefoot, but many want the experience, but want to protect their feet as well. So why are Minimalist Hiking Boots more comfortable than traditional hiking boots? Thinner sole: One very unique feature that distinguishes minimalist boots [...]

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Kuuva: Minimalist Hiking Boots With Style

The trend of minimalist hiking boots is directly linked to the changing requirements of hikers. They want a comfortable feeling along with safety and pleasure associated with hiking. This has led to the introduction of minimalist shoes that are very comfortable, extraordinarily light weight and supporting for longer running and hiking. These are quite different [...]

Minimalist Hiking Boots, Getting Back To Nature

What is it about hiking that exhilarates you and makes you want to get back out onto the hiking trail?  Is it the fresh air that you find only in the mountains or deep in the woods? Is it the refreshing brisk walk that you get from being on the trail?  Or perhaps it's the quiet [...]

More Is Less With Minimalist Hiking Boots

You've heard the saying before right... that less is more?  It's a saying that finds it's way into many facets of our lives and tells a tale of how doing less, having less, or producing less ends up netting us more. This same cute little saying can be applied to the new trend of minimalist [...]

Making The Most Of Your Minimalist Hiking Boots

Minimalist hikers are the type of the people who are really looking to get more out of their experience on the trail.  Because the minimalist hiker prefers to be "more in touch" with the earth beneath their feet, and because they are looking to find more enjoyment, satisfaction, and exhilaration from their hiking experience, more than [...]

The Best Thing About Minimalist Boots

Minimalist boots were introduced to provide the hikers with the ‘barefoot’ feelings. One very unique feature that distinguishes minimalist boots from other typical boots is the thinner sole of the boots. The lower part of the shoe is made up in a way that the hikers can feel every substance under their feet. Minimalist boots [...]

Kuuva: The Modern Minimalist Hiking Boots

Minimalist hiking boots differ from normal or typical boots because the sole of the shoe is thinner. This makes the user more aware of everything under his or her feet. Whether it is a pebble, a twig, or even a small amount of sand, you will feel each grain being pushed under your feet as [...]

Hitting The Trail With Minimalist Hiking Boots, 4 Things To Consider

Are you getting ready to hit the trails this coming weekend with a hot new pair of minimalist hiking boots?  If so, you more than like aren't going to be alone.  Barefoot hiking boots - otherwise known as minimalist hiking boots - are a fast growing trend among trail hikers throughout the world. Hikers are [...]

Hiking The Appalachian Trail Barefoot

Have you ever considered hiking the Appalachian trail? The cool mountain air rustling your hair, the crisp springs bubbling in the background. One of my goals in life is to hike the Appalachian Trail. With my new found love of minimalist shoes, I have been researching the best boots for such a project. I think [...]

Benefits of Minimalist Hiking Boots

Do you want to feel as close to the trail as possible with out running completely barefoot? Well pay attention minimal hikers because minimalist hiking boots are the answer; not only do they allow you to really feel the trail beneath your feet they also provide many benefits to both minimal hikers and runners. One [...]

Why Barefoot Hikers Should Consider Minimalist Hiking Boots

As an avid hiker, I love nothing more than to get out into the woods and out on the trail to experience the great outdoors.  I love the sensation of becoming one with nature.  It's like going back to the roots of my humanity and finding peace and serenity among the craziness of life.  I'm [...]

How Minimalist Hiking Boots Can Make You Stronger

That's a bold statement, I know!  How in the world could a pair of minimalist hiking boots actually make you stronger? I mean, aren't we just talking about a pair of hiking boots that have a thinner sole and lighter overall material compared to traditional hiking boots? Yes, ...yes we are.  But what's relatively unknown [...]

Extreme Hiking: The Barefoot Hikers of Minnesota

Soles in Touch with Nature is their moto, and getting out on the trail to do some barefoot hiking is what this group is all about.  The Barefoot Hikers of Minnesota take the concept of minimalist hiking to the extreme - they actually hit the trails 100% barefoot.  That's right, they are a hiking group that wears absolutely [...]

4 Tips For Minimalist Hikers

When it comes to avid hikers, getting out into the open air, coming closer to nature, and being more in touch with the environment are some of the most important attributes.  But for those of you who are looking to get even more in touch with nature, and have a closer experience with the earth [...]

3 Tips For The Minimalist Hiker

Minimalist hiking, or as some people refer to it "barefoot hiking", is a the latest trend with hikers that are wanting to get back to nature and have a deeper experience while out on the trail.  The minimalist hiker is probably the sort that has grown tired and weary of the traditional thick sole of [...]

Discover The Excitement Of Minimalist Hiking

One of the most fundamental elements that are causing millions of people to switch to minimalist hiking is the fact that they want to have a more natural experience with the earth. And by "more natural" I mean feeling more of the earth beneath their feet and enjoying the benefits of hiking and exploring with [...]

Minimalist Hiking Boots, What To Consider When Buying!

Thinking about purchasing a new pair of minimalist hiking boots?  Whether you're a long time hiker or someone just starting out, here are some times when making the decision on purchasing minimalist hiking boots! Minimalist hiking boots are a great way for anyone that's wanting a more "barefoot hiking" experience.  Minimalist hiking boots can be [...]

Minimalist Hiking Boots by Feelmax, A Perfect Mother’s Day Gift Idea!

If you are looking for some gift ideas for Mother's Day, how about a pair of Kuuva minimalist hiking boots by Feelmax? Alright husbands, kids, and friends - it's time to start thinking about what the best gift is for that special mom in your life!  Mother's Day 2012 is just around.  On May 13th, [...]

The Best ‘Men’s Only’ Barefooting Hiking Boot

Alright men, for those of you into barefoot hiking, it's time to reveal a secret to you that you're going to love.  I know that a lot of you men out there love to go hiking and get out into nature. But there are a few of you out there who are into hiking the [...]

Best Minimalist Hiking Boots for Men & Women, The Feelmax Kuuva

The Feelmax Kuuva, hands down the best minimalist hiking boots for both men and women, as now available at GiftsFromFinland.com. Pre Order The Feelmax Kuuva Minimalist Hiking Boots Light, fast, protective, and super thin!  If you're looking for simply the best minimalist hiking boots this year for both men and women, then you really have [...]