Treat yourself to new sneakers for the summer from our favorite brands: Nike, Hoka, Asics and more.
Finding a comfortable, stylish, and form-fitting pair of walking shoes is no easy task and with summer finally here, we'll surely need a pair. There are so many sneaker styles, materials, and designs to choose from, that finding the perfect pair may seem more like a chore than an indulgence. In case you're in need of a new sneaker set, we've got you covered. ET has found the best walking shoes for men that don't cause aches or blisters after a full day on your feet.
Hundreds of top-rated walking shoes are available to shop now, including classic Nike sneakers and Allbirds' wool runners, Hoka trainers, Sketcher slip-ons, and Amazon's budget-friendly hiking shoes. Don't worry — we've narrowed down the list of the best sneakers for you.
You can never go wrong with a comfy and effortlessly cool sneaker set, whether you're looking to treat yourself to a new shoe style, wish to elevate your exercise attire with some new footwear, or just looking for the perfect gift for someone special in your life. Ahead, shop the best walking shoes for men this summer and beyond. Plus, check out ET's picks for the best running shoes for men.
The Best Walking Shoes for Men
Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 40
The Nike Air Zoom Pegasus has evolved into a beloved walking shoe over the years. Because many shoe designs are narrow, many walkers love how wide these are and how they can absorb every impact.
Asics Dynablast 2 Running Shoe
Keep it cool with these blue-hued, summer running shoes from Asics.
Hoka One One Kawana Walking Shoe
Casual sneakers and comfortable walking shoes become one in this effortlessly cool style from Hoka One One.
KEEN Men's WK400 Walking Shoe
Upgrade your walking shoes for summer to these bright KEEN walking shoes with Curve technology that'll make every step feel effortless.
On Cloudflow Walking Shoes
This lightweight shoe is hailed for its airy nature — with comfort so good it's like walking on a cloud.
Saucony Omni Walker 3
The Saucony Omni Walker 3 is built for all day comfort and stability using a springy and light insole and a durable upper and outsole.
Men's Tree Dashers 2
Dive into something a little more dashing with this beloved sneaker style from Allbirds. They're made for stability and sustainability with its SweetFoam midsole which is made with the world’s first carbon negative green EVA.
Thousand Fell Men's Lace Up Walking Shoes
This supportive shoe is designed with a durable and breathable recycled upper, plus it has a cushioned recycled rubber insole and comfortable outsole.
Skechers Men's Gowalk 5 Sneaker
Experience enhanced comfort and stability when wearing these Skechers Gowalk 5 sneakers.
Cole Haan Generation ZeroGrand Stitchlite Sneaker
This Cole Haan Stitchlite Sneaker is the "lightest ZeroGrand silhouette to date," according to the retailer. Plus, they're crafted from a breathable knit.
Brooks Addiction Walker Suede
Slip into some suede kicks from Brook Store — complete with a slip-resistant outsole and BioMoGo DNA cushioning.
Atoms Model 001
These shoes bring maximum support and stability for everyday walking and are also lightweight, slip-resistant, and durable.
Allbirds Men's Wool Runner Mizzles
These cozy Wool Runners from Allbirds boast an all-condition traction slip for more stability, plus a ZQ Merino wool wrap.
Rockport Men's Chranson Walking Shoe
Dad shoes are having a moment again — and since you can't go wrong with a pair of durable, leather-made walking shoes (especially if they resemble the dad style trend) then this men's walking shoe from Rockport might just be the perfect investment.
Skechers Men's Afterburn Memory-Foam Lace-up Sneaker
Since Sketchers is basically the holy grail for comfortable sneakers, these charcoal-toned kicks might just prove to be as comfortable as they are stylish.