Well, my podiatrist would be pleased, because earlier this year, Hoka One One debuted a collection of hiking boots. I grabbed two very different pairs and hit the trails (and, um, the not-trails) to find out. Typically I’d wear a trail runner for these types of outings—something light, breathable, and nimble. $130For a more conventional shape, including an 8mm drop, the Salomon Sense Ride offer a lightweight shoe that can handle running and backpacking. $120The Brooks Cascadia is a hugely popular trail shoe for a reason.