Gear for Barefooters

Cool stuff that barefooters might love – it’s not all about what goes on our feet!

Body Glove 3t Barefoot Shoes

Body Glove 3t Barefoot Shoes

If you're looking for a great pair of minimalist/water shoes, you might like the Body Glove 3T Barefoot Series Check out the video for a more detailed description...  Near-barefoot yet protected for outdoor and water activities. Adjustable lacing/velcro grip Stretch...

DIY – Disinfecting Reusable Wipes

DIY – Disinfecting Reusable Wipes

» A Guest Contribution by fellow barefooter and experienced hiker Shane Steinkamp Today's barefoot project is something I learned to do when I had kids. I do not like baby wipes because they either smell funny or do not get me clean. They leave me feeling slimy –...

Easy DIY Recycled Yoga Mat Emergency Huaraches

Easy DIY Recycled Yoga Mat Emergency Huaraches

Being a long-time barefooter, and living in such a barefoot-unfriendly urban environment like Toronto, Canada, I have gotten used to carrying along “emergency” footwear for those situations when bare feet are not an option; whether it’s because of dress code, or...

DYI Single-use Antibiotic Packets

  Just by chance the other day, I was perusing through Brian’s Backpacking Blog, I found the perfect addition to the Altoids Tin Emergency Kit: DYI Single-use Antibiotic Packets. While I originally recommended disinfecting wipes for the Emergency kit, these...

Modified Flip-flops for Better Extended Use

Modified Flip-flops for Better Extended Use

As much as consider myself a "hardcore" advocate for barefooting, and the fact that I much rather have absolutely nothing on my feet whenever possible, I must admit that flip-flops can be a bit of a life saver some times. Whether I need some protection when crossing a...

Altoids Tin Emergency Kit

After 20+ years of barefooting, I have learnt that preparation is key in order to have a good experience while enjoying a walk around the city or a hike out in the trails. Therefore, I have put together a pocket-size kit that I carry with me on all my excursions in...

The Backup Footwear Option

I've had a few interesting conversations about "emergency" footwear over the last week or so with some fellow barefooters. It seems to me there are a couple of predominant trends among dedicated of "full-time" barefooters when it comes to carrying a pair of backup...