Greater comfort and freedom of movement is required when walking across lowland. On the contrary, when mountain hiking, you will need the support of a winter boot.
Thinking of where to buy winter boots in Singapore? Here's some things for you to take into considerations when choosing a suitable pair of winter shoes/boots!
A good pair of winter shoes or boots will significantly alter how you feel on a winter trip.
These are the 3 main criteria to consider before buying one: usage, duration of the outing, and weather forecast.
Read on to find out more!
The duration of outings is often linked to level of cushioning required:
For a short period (less than 3 hours) heel cushioning is adequate
Medium - long periods
For medium to long periods (over 3 hours) you will require built-in cushioning
Some people plan outings depending on good weather, while others are not bothered by the weather.
Depending on the weather conditions that you are hiking in, you will require winter boots of different properties.
If you only hike in good weather, you will require breathability
If you are hiking in all weather, you will require waterproofing
We hope you found this guide useful in aiding your snow boots purchase!
Here's wishing you a great winter trip ahead.
There's nothing more magical than experiencing snow (especially if you live in a tropical country)!