Hiking Boots

Hiking Boots

The Wilderness Shop Box Hill

Anyone familiar with bushwalking knows that a good pair of boots is the most important piece of equipment you’ll ever own. For this reason The Wilderness shop stocks Melbourne’s best range of trekking boots from Asolo, La Sportiva, Salomon and Vasque. We have been fitting walking boots for 35 years! Our staff are experienced walkers themselves, and we pride ourself on our patient boot fitting skills. So whether yuo have narrow feet, wide feet or perhaps just ‘normal’ feet, then we are confident that we can find the right boots to suit any level of bushwalking.



Hiking Boots


Asolo TPS 520


Asolo TPS 535


The Asolo TPS 520 is a go anywhere at any time hiking boot. Constructed from a one-piece water repellent leather outer, lined with Gore-Tex. The TPS 520 is equally at home hauling 30 kg loads as it is on easy weekend hikes thanks to the incredibly supple leather and comfortable interior.  Available in men’s and women’s sizing. $469.95


The Asolo TPS 535 is the non Gore-Tex version of the popular TPS 520. The TPS 535 is slightly more breathable, so is more suitable for those looking for a traditional full leather who suffer from feet which overheat easily.  Available in men’s and women’s sizing. $389.95


Vasque Eriksson


La Sportiva Omega


The Vasque Eriksson is a traditional full leather boot with Gore-Tex lining This boot is particularly suited for people with particularly wide feet. $399.95


The La Sportiva Omega is a lightweight full leather boot with a synthetic tounge to in crease the breathability of the Gore-Tex line. Stron and sturdy, the Omega is suited for extended overnight trips. $359.95


La Sportiva Thunder


Salomon Quest


The La Sportiva Thunder is a lightweight nubuck leather boot with Gore-Tex lining. The Thunder features a medium stiff sole which provides versatility for weekend walks as well as longer trips like the Overland Track. $299.95


The Salomon Quest is a sude and syntheic mens boot with Gore-Tex lining. The boot feels light on your foot yet is sturdy enough for any multi-day hike. $419.95


Asolo Revert


Salomon Comet


The Asolo Revert is a modern take on a traditional no-fuss hiking boot. Classic styling suede and synthic upper for maximum durability and breathability. Vibram sole with deep self-cleaning lugs. Suitable for multi-day walking.  Available in mens and womens sizing. Weight: 1180 grams $329.95


The Salomon Comet is a lightweight full seude and synthetic boot  with Gore-Tex lining. Suitable for multi-day hikes, the Comet weighs only 1140g per pair and is quick to break in. $349.95


Asolo Fugitive


Asolo Stynger


The Asolo Fugitive is a sude and syntheic mens boot with Gore-Texlining. The boot feels light on your foot yet is sturdy enough for any multi-day hike or demanding daywalk. $339.95


The Asolo Stynger is a sude and syntheic womens boot with Gore-Texlining. The boot feels light on your foot yet is sturdy enough for any multi-day hike or demanding daywalk. $339.95


La Sportiva Cornon


Vasque Taku


The La Sportiva Cornon is a lightweight hiking boot suitable for weekend overnight trips as well as daywalks and travel. Extremely comfortable and available in mens and womens sizing.
Weight: 980 grams $279.95


The Vasque Taku is a lightweight full leather boot  with Gore-Tex lining. Suitable for multi-day hikes and  demanding daywalks. Available in men’s and women’s sizing. $299.95


Salomon Eskape / Ellipse


La Sportiva Core


The Salomon Eskape and Ellipse are mid height light overnight hiking boots, which are also suitable for travel and difficult daywalks. Lightweight  seude and synthetic uppers with Gore-Tex lining. $289.95


The La Sportiva Core is an ultralight mid-height boot ideal for daywalking, rogaining and travel. The Core can be used as an overnight hiking boot only if pack weights are low. $299.95


Salomon Quest Prime GTX




The Salomon Quest Prime GTX is a lightweight. boot  which is suitable for  daywalks, travel and light  overnight  hiking .The boot has a gore-tex waterproof. lining and a durable suede and nylon mesh upper. $299.95



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The Wilderness Shop has been servicing the needs of bushwalkers, hikers,  rock climbers and xc skiers in the Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne for over 30  years. The Wilderness Shop has a wide range of hiking gear and climbing equipment including hiking boots, tents (one man and two man), climbing equipment, sleeping bags and led headlamps. We also specialise in outdoor footwear: hiking shoes mens and womens, leather and gore-tex hiking boots. We stock quality canvas hiking packs, bushwalking rucksacks, lightweight trekking packs and quality daypacks. The Wilderness Shop have the best sleeping mats - the exped downmat and self inflating mats - and hiking sleeping bags as well as ultralight sleeping bags. Not to mention our range of trekking maps for Victoria, Tasmania and NSW. The Wilderness Shop is Melbourne's best rock climbing store, stocking a wide range of rock climbing harnesses, shoes and other rock climbing gear.