The best women’s lightweight hiking shoes and boots

We've rounded up the best women’s hiking shoes and boots to help you get out on the trails and enjoy the countryside in comfort.  (image credit: On)
See our pick of the best performing shoes and boots on sale today, for comfortable hikes to more complicated scrambles. (image credit: Priscilla du Preez/Unsplash)
The Aku Rock DFS GTX goes above and beyond the brief and delivers with scrambling and climbing features that will suit more adventurous walkers. (image credit: AKU)
With a sock-like fit, the Danner keeps the foot stable and secure on tough terrain. Opt for the Gore-Tex version for maximum weather resistance. (image credit: Danner)
The fit comes up very small, but get it right and this is one extremely comfortable hiking shoe. (image credit: La Sportiva)
Boasting the ankle support of the boot and the lightweight comfort of a running shoe, this is a hybrid we can get onboard with. (image credit: On)
Salewa has thought of pretty much every hiking scenario with this shoe. It is comfortable and very capable. (image credit: Salewa)