In the middle of the Great Depression, Charles Danner began a bootmaking business built on the principles of timeless quality and superior craftsmanship, outfitting local loggers and lumberjacks. Today, Charles brand has over 80-years of leather boot manufacturing expertise, crafting the finest products for hiking, hunting, and outdoor-use at their world-class facility in Portland, Oregon. With global demand and celebrity endorsements, Danner remains solely focused on building the best outdoor footwear for life in the alpine. Their Mountain Light boot with a full GORE-TEX waterproof membrane is considered one of the most iconic hiking boot styles ever. For living in Canada, insulated heritage models like the Mountain 600 men’s and women’s boots have become crossover necessities for seasonal mountaineering and shoveling snowy sidewalks.