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Oboz Crest Low BDry Hiking Shoes – Final Report

A 24 mile hike in the Nantahala Wilderness at the headwaters of the Nantahala River in the Blue Ridge Mountains provided the “perfect” final test for the Oboz Crest Low BDry hiking shoes.

Hiking shoes

After three days on soggy, water logged trails.

I wouldn’t call the conditions perfect for backpacking, but for testing a pair of waterproof shoes made for through hikes, it couldn’t have been any better. Click here and scroll to the bottom to read my final update from this trip and draw some conclusions about the shoes.

-Kaleb R

Update – Oboz Crest Low BDry Hiking Shoe

A soggy hike in the Crest Low BDry shoes.

I’ve had the Crest Low BDry shoes for about a month now. They’ve been through about 50 miles so far and have been tested in soggy, wet conditions and even some technical terrain. See the rest of my update here.

Final Look – Lowa San Francisco GTX

Lowa San Francisco

Lowa San Francisco GTX








The Lowa San Francisco GTX quickly became my go to shoe and it continues to be my favorite in my closet. Read more….

Final update on the Zubits Magnetic Shoe Closures

Zubits I love the Zubits!

Read more here.

Jenn K.

Update – Lowa San Francisco GTX

Lowa San Francisco GTX

Lowa San Francisco GTX








I have been enjoying the LOWA San Francisco  GTX Surround for almost 2 months now and I can’t say enough about how much I like these shoes. Read more…

Update on the Zubits Magnetic Shoe Closures

zubits A month has gone by since I received the Zubits.  I will say that I am totally impressed with this product and so are the many people that I have shown this product to.

Read more here. 

Jenn K.