The North Face Padda
Well, the first time I used them they were great,…
Materials: gore tex
Use: 1 year
Break-in Period: 3 full days
Price Paid: $85
Well, the first time I used them they were great, but then I realized later that the little rocks you don't want get in your shoe. So O love the price but personally I gave these to my dad and bought a pair of Vibram 5 Fingers because it had no holes in the bottom.
I am a wildlife/landscape photographer which takes…
Use: water/dry hikes
Break-in Period: 1 second
Weight: light as air
Price Paid: $89
I am a wildlife/landscape photographer which takes me into the water and dry areas so that I can get 'the shot'. These water shoes are really great - they dry quickly with to drain holes and stand up to the dry to wet to dry conditions of a hike into the back country.
I have to have equipment that will withstand the pounding long hikes give and to be able to stand for long periods in water and out. They are accurately sized and feel great!