Waterproof Hiking Boots

Water in the boots can cause blisters on your feet. It is always a good idea to waterproof your hiking boots. Either buy hiking boots that are already waterproof, or be certain that you can waterproof them yourself. You can also increase your protection against blisters by adding a pair of waterproof socks made specifically for hiking or walking.
Here are some of the pointers:

Note: When waterproofing hiking boots, don't over do it. Apply two thin coats of waterproofing treatment instead of one super thick layer on.