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Leukotape for Blister Prevention

Leukotape stays stuck after 34 miles of Hiking and Snowshoeing

I was sidelined a few years ago two enormous heel blisters, the size of quarters, after hiking the Kinsman Mountains in January. I had a pair of worn out liners in my mountaineering boots that should have been replaced and my preventative sock and heel taping system completely failed. Perhaps more troubling is …

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Engo Blister Relief Kit

If you’re just getting into hiking again and you want to try out a bunch of different blister prevention techniques, you should know about the new Blister Prevention Kit from GoEngo.com, co-developed with John Vonhof, author of the highly respected book, Fixing Your Feet: The kit contains: Kinesio Tape, for …

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