Need walking boots for children? Millets could have the answer!
Walking is one of the best forms of exercise – and it’s suitable for all ages and budgets because you don’t have to worry about buying lots of equipment!
What you will need, though, is a good pair of walking boots. If you are getting the kids involved, it’s well worth investing in decent footwear for them so they are kitted out properly from the start.
Outdoor clothing and camping retailer Millets has an excellent range of walking boots for children. Here is small selection.
- Hi-Tec Children's Altitude Enviro Walking Boots – These waterproof boots have been developed in conjunction with the National Trust and are an ideal choice for green families everywhere. No chemicals have been used to stain the leather uppers – instead a process using vegetable tanning has been used –and parts of the nylon inner, steel supports and rubber sole have been made from recycled materials. Originally priced £49.99 they are on sale for £29.99.
- Peter Storm Dalmore Walking Boots – Whether they’re clambering on the rocks by the sea shore, or striding in the fells, these boots will help little ones put their best foot forward! The sole is made from tough, grippy rubber and is complemented by an easy to wear suede upper. The waterproof lining means it’s ready for any terrain. Priced £34.99, there is a boy’s and girl’s version of this boot.
- The North Face Hedgehog Hiking Shoes – These boots are described as water friendly and it’s clear to see why: they are made from synthetic nubuck and feature a quick drying mesh upper so the kids can have a splashing time! Another handy feature is the lace lock system which helps children feel independent as they can slip their shoes on and off with ease. Originally priced £40, these walking boots for children are now available at £19.99.