Quality born from tradition Experience, innovation and production from Meindl, an established European walking boot and hiking boot manufacturer. For over 300 years, MEINDL have produced quality handmade handmade footwear for walking, hiking, hunting, forestry and the military from their factory in Bavaria, Germany. Using innovative products such as Gore-Tex, Vibram and Memory Foam. Meindl produce durable, comfortable and award winning walking boots, hiking boots and shoes. This shoemaking tradition is now in its 11th generation, managed by Lars and Lukas Meindl who continue Meindl’s promise to produce high quality footwear. Every pair of boots are hand crafted, so we know you will feel the difference as soon as you try on a pair of Meindl boots.