This is about life’s flow, steps we take to get where we’re going. Pahono summons the luxury of full-grain leather and low knap suede to create an Australian-style mid of exacting proportions. Active Junky found ways to wear it in the cool and cold, recognizing the gum outsole was not born to the tundra. From hand-sewn moc toe stitching to leather laces, Pahono carries the day; anatomical footbeds (washable, in fact) further distance Olukai’s offering from other makers. Choose it for extraordinary walking in moderate climates. We elect to ride this one as far as the wave takes us.