Best Winter Hikers of 2021 - Outside Magazine

October 28, 2020

Everyone needs a winter boot that doesn’t take itself too seriously.

This year, the LOWA women's Casara (and men’s Bosco) is our favorite of the genre.


Lace it up once and then use the hidden side zip to slip it on and off forever after.

It fits like a sneaker but has the technical chops for low-key winter exploring. A low-profile sole with snow-biting rubber studs keeps you upright, and the fuzzy GORE-TEX lining ensures that your feet stay dry and cozy.