Brasher – Fellmaster GTX Walking Boots

The thick sole is part of the styling of the boot, which is a chunky affair with a very large rubber toe bumper to keep any aforementioned sharp scree from damaging your digits. The rest of the boot is a contrasting brown suede which sheds water and mud very impressively when new and hasn’t started wetting-out yet after a good few hours of walking in torrential rain and boggy ground.

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Brasher – Altai GTX Trekking Boots

As you slip the Altai boots onto your feet they feel much more like a piece of mountain equipment than your average walking boot. They hold you in a snug, comfortably-heavy embrace like being engulfed in the bosom of a school nurse after you scuff your knee. You know you’ve found a safe place to store your feet even before you tighten the laces.

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Brasher – Kiso GTX Walking Boots

“These boots were made for walking, and that’s just what they’ll do…”

I’ve had Nancy Sinatra’s catchy ditty running through my head now all day and whilst it’s a perfect description of what Brasher’s Kiso GTX boots represent, you don’t half look like a plum when you sing out loud “and I’m gonna walk all over you!” at a muddy forest track only to realise there’s someone behind you.

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