Credible around town and incredible in the city, enjoy the best of both worlds with the newest Urban Active Collection from Viking. The Urban Explorer is a collection built for versatility and designed for those who spend their time on the pavement and seek the assurance of Viking quality on the go.
The Urban Explorer provides confidence, comfort, and performance with every step. This collection balances a pleasant color palette and textures with outdoor-inspired designs for a dynamic, comfortable, and resilient footwear experience.
Top-of-the-line GORE-TEX membranes only begin to describe the features of this premium line. The waterproofing, along with our signature EVA midsole provides all-day comfort on urban pavement or uneven terrain, allowing you the joy of adventure without worrying if your footwear will keep you on the straight path.
The Urban Explorer Collection can handle just about anything life throws your way, and with a lightweight feel, you’ll be ready for it all.
The Urban Explorer Collection was developed with an increased focus on sustainability. All styles are weather protected by a PCF-free, non-wicking treatment for increased durability. Mesh uppers, webbings, and linings are engineered to deliver breathable comfort and are created from recycled materials, including laces created from 100% recycled content.
All leather and suede found throughout The Urban Explorer Collection are of environmentally preferred premium variety. The new ePE GORE-TEX membranes used throughout the collection all carry OEKO-TEX 100 standard and Bluesign® certifications.
As we focus on creating more sustainably produced products, we want you to know our commitment to quality and performance remains the same. We believe that what goes into a shoe is just as important as how long it lasts; quality and durability can maximize a product’s lifespan and are some of the best ways to reduce its environmental impact!
Move forward at any pace with Urban Explorer Mid GTX W. Discover everyday performance with style that takes you off the trail and into your daily routine.
Outdoor-inspired Hardwear creates sturdy lacing and easy transitions together with a mid-profile that adds ankle support and keeps out small debris.
Warm, insulating, waterproof protection from OEKO-TEX 100 standard and Bluesign® certified Gore-Tex Membranes always delivers reliable quality. Lightweight dual-density EVA midsoles that minimize weight and maximize cushioning, the result is a soft, responsive feel and long-lasting comfort.
Reliable lightweight traction is created from EVA and rubber, perfect whether you find yourself on city streets or suburban sidewalks.
Engineered mesh, webbings, and textiles deliver breathable comfort and are created from recycled content.
The laces are created from 100% recycled materials.
Looking for a little cozy cold-weather style that can go the distance? Warm up with the Urban Explorer High GTX W – engineered for breathable warmth with all-weather comfort and protection.
Waterproof performance from OEKO-TEX 100 standard and Bluesign® certified Gore-Tex Membrane delivers insulated comfort and protection, so you’re always warm, dry, and ready for anything the day throws your way.
A lightweight, dual-density EVA midsole minimizes weight and maximizes cushioning for a soft, responsive feel and long-lasting, cushioned comfort. Lightweight, reliable traction is created from EVA and rubber, perfect for slow Sundays or days that move faster than you do!
Meet our newest adventure-ready sneaker – Urban Explorer Low GTX M and discover lightweight comfort and weather protection. Perfect for anywhere the day may take you. EVA midsoles and outsoles create ultra-lightweight traction and responsive lightweight cushioning for game-changing comfort.
Durable craftsmanship, GORE-TEX protection, and modern urban design elevate these casual lace-ups so you can go from rural adventurers to urban escapes in style.
Mesh uppers, webbings, and linings are all engineered to deliver breathable comfort and are created from recycled content.
The laces are created from 100% recycled materials.
Discover all-day versatility, lightweight comfort, and performance with Urban Explorer Classic Mid GTX M, perfect for moving through changing seasons and unpredictable weather.
Insulating GORE-TEX protection delivers waterproof style and is weather-protected with a PCF-free non-wicking treatment for increased durability, sourced from LWG-certified tanneries – and, they’re lightweight, breathable, and built to keep you warm and dry.
The lightweight EVA midsole increases cushioning, reduces overall weight, and increases support for a more secure feel for surefooted fun off-road and on the weekends. Abrasion-resistant textiles increase durability and are created from recycled content designed to give your feet comfort and added protection when you’re on the move.
The laces are created from 100% recycled materials too!
No matter where you’re headed, Urban Explorer High GTX M can help get you there. Lightweight EVA construction delivers weightless traction and responsive cushioning for all-day comfort with a modern look that takes you off the trail and into your daily routine with style. Waterproof protection from GORE-TEX, cold-weather insulation, and a high ankle profile are perfect for powering through everyday challenges, changing seasons, and unpredictable weather.
Abrasion-resistant textiles increase durability and laces and are created from recycled content for a little added sustainability with every step. Get going with waterproof performance that can go the distance and enhanced stability and comfort to enjoy the ride.