If you’re looking for what sandals are made in the USA then you’ve come to the right place. I’ve researched and compiled this alphabetical list of men’s and women’s American made sandals both to help you find great sandals and help spotlight our local gear makers including a couple of my personal favorites, Bedrock Sandals and Okabashi.
Bedrock is quickly becoming a go to adventure sandal brand. They’ve also become my personal favorites. I didn’t expect the ultra-simple Cairn sandals to be so secure and comfortable but they actually rival my old Chacos while being significantly lighter. Their rugged vibram soles grip terrain well. I wore nothing but these sandals for 3 weeks in Thailand and was glad that I didn’t take any other footwear. Where to find them:
More Information/Pricing from REI.com
My Bedrock Sandals on Ton Sai Beach, Thailand
These are the original classic river running and adventure sandals. Chaco offers a cool personally customized line of sandals that are still made in Rockford, MI, USA. However, the majority of Chacos are now made overseas. Where to find them:
Keen makes water shoes that are well known for their toe protection and comfort. If your clumsy side expects to ding your toes into rocks, Keen’s are the obvious choice. Most Keen sandals and shoes are made overseas but the Evofit and Rialto shown here are built in Portland, Oregon, USA. Where to find them:
Luna Sandals makes rugged soled, minimalist adventure sandals in Seattle, Washington. Like Bedrock, Luna Sandals are becoming quite popular. Where to find them:
More Information/Pricing from Backcountry.com
Okabashi makes fantastic sandals and flip flops for men and women. In fact, their Indigo Classics are my favorite flip flops ever and they’re ridiculously affordable at $21.99 per pair. The ergonomic footbed feels great and for some reason these flip flops refuse to smell bad and I’ve had mine for a few years! Thus they have earned American Gear Guide’s Best Buy Award. Where to find them:
More Information/Pricing from Amazon
My search for the best American-made phone cases and screen protectors has ended in success. Here are the results.
Only our favorite gear, the top American made equipment that earns our Editor’s Choice and Best Buy Awards.
Here you’ll find a lineup of the best headlamps made in the USA for camping, backpacking, running, hiking, biking, fishing, and all things in the dark.
Looking for the top sunglasses made in the USA? You’ve come to the right place.
Your guide to the best water bottles, reservoirs, and hydration systems you can find.
Looking for the lightest, highest-quality, weatherproof tents available? You should look here.
Discover the best sleeping bags in the world, which happen to be made in Seattle, WA and San Jose, CA, USA.
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