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These Boots are made for walking

Bought these ‘Keen’ boots in March 2012.  They were to be used for our planned Camino in April of 2013 which we had to cancel.  Actually we have just postponed until a Le Puy Camino to SDC in 2017 / … Continue reading

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New Boots

New Boots

Just got back from trip to Melbourne for few days.

I was after some boots by Keen called Siskiyou which I could not find in NZ and they only appeared to be at Anaconda in Australia.

Anaconda – dont bother.

Found them at the DFO in South Melbourne at a store called ‘Escape 2’ which turned out to specialise in all Keen products.

These are mid range boots and are more a walking shoe but with a higher ankle support. 550 grams each. Very pleased. Will now need to break them in and see if they are what I think they are.

Simple but exciting for me at least


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