Founded in 1971, Hi-Tec’s roots lie in sportswear and outdoor adventure. After making an impact in the world of squash, Hi-Tec established itself in the USA with the world’s first lightweight hiking boot, the Sierra Sneaker; bringing their sports heritage into the mountains. Throughout their history, Hi-Tec has shown a passion to get the world outside; something which they continue to dedicate themselves too. Great innovation, cutting-edge design and made-to-last quality makes HI-Tec the boot or shoe of choice for hikes, expeditions and even celebrity TV shows. Affordable, dependable and ready for adventure, Hi-Tec walking boots are on the Duke of Edinburgh Award Recommend Kit List.