The Fire Hiker was developed in cooperation with
U.S Wildland Specialists and features an all new design to fulfill all
needs of wildland firefighters. The Fire Hiker is certified to both
NFPA 1977-2005 for wildland firefighting as well as to ASTM F2413-05 for
The 9” Fire Hiker is constructed with HAIX’s new Sun Reflect leather
that reduces the heating effect of the leather by direct sunlight
while at the same time providing leather that is water resistant and
breathable. The Fire Hiker features a newly developed sole that is
high-heat resistant, has non heat transferring puncture resistance, a
specially designed heel for superior footholds on steep and uneven
terrain, and lip edge in the rear heel area for easy removal of boots.
The composite toe cap does not transfer heat or get hot as well. This
new innovative design provides all day wearing comfort. An ideal boot
for dual cert wildland station/duty pants.