Best Sandals of 2022


Sandals on men and women

Sandal season is the best time of year—from slipping in and out of your flip flops to showing off your new pedicure, nothing beats wearing sandals. Whether you live in a climate where you can wear sandals year-round or you only get a few months of sunshine, each year brings new sandal styles to slip your feet into. We’ve narrowed down the best sandals of 2022 for both men and women to make your search easier. Discover the best sandals of the year for everything from hiking to fashion with men’s and women’s styles from brands like SOREL, Chaco, BIRKENSTOCK, and more.

Best Sandals for Hiking

Women's Chaco Z/Cloud 2 Sandals

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For the adventure-seeking woman, you can’t choose a better pair of sandals than the Women’s Chaco Z/Cloud 2 Sandals. These hiking sandals can be worn from the trail to the sidewalk and everywhere in between. A podiatrist-certified LUVSEAT™ PU footbed provides all-day comfort, and the adjustable strapping system and toe loop provide maximum forefoot control. Plus, you can go in and out of the water as much as you want thanks to the waterproof PU and quick-drying polyester straps. With all of these outdoor-friendly features, the Chaco Z/Cloud 2 stands out as the best women’s hiking sandal of 2022.

Men's KEEN Newport H2 Sandals

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The Men’s KEEN Newport H2 Sandals perfectly combines comfort and durability. The KEEN Newport H2 is a classic water shoe with excellent traction, making it the best men’s hiking sandal of 2022. The razor-siped sole digs into a variety of terrains, and the rubber toe cap protects the front of your foot. The KEEN Newport H2 sandals aren’t only the best men's sandals for hiking—you can wear them in and out of the water without giving it a second thought.

Best Sandals for Comfort

Women's Reef Vista Thread Sandals

 Womens Reef Vista Thread Sandals

The Women's Reef Vista Thread Sandals prove you don’t have to sacrifice comfort for style. These comfortable women’s sandals are the best walking sandals you can have in your wardrobe this year. Plus, with their vegan leather straps and fashionable details, these sandals look great with just about any outfit. They earn their spot as the best sandals for comfort this year thanks to the bounce footbed, deep heel cup, and anatomical arch support that provides lasting comfort and cushioning. The Women's Reef Vista Thread Sandals are the most comfortable sandals for women this season.

Men's BIRKENSTOCK Birko-Flor Arizona Sandals

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BIRKENSTOCK has crafted some of the most comfortable sandals for decades. Year after year, men and women turn to their BIRKENSTOCK sandals for everyday wear whenever the weather permits. The Men's BIRKENSTOCK Birko-Flor Arizona Sandals delivers this world-class comfort in a classic style. These men’s comfort sandals feature durable leather straps that flex and adjust to your gait. Plus, the anatomical footbed and deep heel cup mold to the unique shape of your feet, making them the most comfortable sandals for men. These proven comfort features make the Men's BIRKENSTOCK Birko-Flor Arizona Sandals a favorite of men (and podiatrists) everywhere.

Best Flip Flops

Women's Teva Voya Flip Flop Sandals

Womens Teva Voya Flip Flop Sandals

With a modern take on traditional flip flops, the Women's Teva Voya Flip Flop Sandals provide all-day comfort and style with wide straps that offer stability. Their effortless, slip-in style makes them perfect for everyday wear no matter where you’re headed. If you’re looking for a casual flip flop for this spring and summer, choose our pick for the best women’s flip flops of 2022—the Women's Teva Voya Flip Flop Sandals.

Men's Olukai 'Ohana Flip Flop Sandals

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The Men's Olukai 'Ohana Flip Flop Sandals are loved by men all over for their world-class comfort and classic style. Made with a durable rubber and synthetic construction, the Olukai ‘Ohana Flip Flops are water-friendly and will last for years to come. Because of their versatility, comfort, and everlasting style, the Men's Olukai 'Ohana Flip Flop Sandals are the best flip flops for men this year.

Best Sandals for Fashion

Women's SOREL Cameron Flatform Sandals

Womens Sorel Cameron Flatform Sandals

Everyone knows SOREL as a cold-weather staple for fashion and function, but the Women's SOREL Cameron Flatform Sandals prove that you can enjoy SOREL’s famous style and comfort all year long. Featuring a jute-wrapped platform wedge and premium leather or suede straps, these comfortable dress sandals elevate any warm-weather outfit in style. While these slingback sandals stand out in appearance, the PU-like EVA footbed adds a level of comfort that makes them one the best fashion sandals you’ll find this year.

Women's Teva Flatform Universal Sandals

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You’ll see many women wearing the Women's Teva Flatform Universal Sandals this season. The Teva Flatform Universal gives a modern update to the comfortable sandals people have loved since 1984. The platform sole provides the same waterproof comfort and functionality as the original Teva, yet gives these sandals an elevated look that complements every outfit. Wear them with skirts, jeans, dresses, or shorts—the Women's Teva Flatform Universal Sandals will be your everyday fashion staple.

As the warm weather rolls in, having the perfect lineup of high-quality sandals is a must. With all the leading brands in footwear, SCHEELS is the perfect place to fit the whole family with the best sandals for any occasion. Whether you’re looking for the best comfort sandals of the year or the most stylish sandals on the market, you can use our list of the best sandals of 2022 to guide your search. If you still don’t know which sandals are right for you, speak with one of the SCHEELS footwear experts at your local SCHEELS for the perfect recommendation or stop in to the store to try on a few styles.