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Old 01-26-2011, 06:34 PM   #1
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What kind of shoes do your kids wear at Disney?

I know a lot of people put their kids in Crocs, but are they really comfortable to wear all day? We're going in Feb and I don't plan on the kids doing water stuff that will get them really wet. Are waterproof shoes a must?
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Old 01-26-2011, 06:43 PM   #2
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My kids wear tennis shoes....they day we go to AK and I know that want to ride Kali River Rapids they bring their flops and put in the backpack. Before they ride they swith shoes when they get off they switch back. But, if we go during warmer months my older dd16 wears flops the whole time.
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Old 01-26-2011, 06:47 PM   #3
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we all wear flip flops the entire time.. LOL
even to dinner at ohana
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Old 01-26-2011, 06:49 PM   #4
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shoes that are broke in - we did tennis shoes on boys (I wore sandals)
most part they dry out pretty fast when we went in August
I would get watershoes for the waterparks/pool

just don't do new shoes - I hated seeing the kids with blisters & parents too tired to carry 8 to 10 year olds
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Old 01-26-2011, 06:56 PM   #5
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I was thinking of this myself... I wear flip flops in summer... no matter what!!!!! But I dunno what my 4yr old will feel comfortable in, I'm planning to bring sandals and *flops* with us... I just don't know that socks and sneakers will be comfortable in the hot hot June sun
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Old 01-26-2011, 07:45 PM   #6
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Keens. They are cool like a sandal, have a good foot bed for walking, a covered toe and stay on on rides. The perfect Disney shoe
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Old 01-26-2011, 07:51 PM   #7
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My whole family wears tennis shoes. We have not had any issues with wet shoes on the rides.
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Old 01-26-2011, 07:53 PM   #8
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I have to wear tennis shoes and socks. My little guys wore sandals and did just fine.
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Old 01-26-2011, 07:58 PM   #9
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We wear tennis shoes. There is no way I'd want to be stuck in Crocs all day with all that walking. I can't stand wearing flip flops to the mail box so I know that would be out!
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Old 01-26-2011, 07:59 PM   #10
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My kids wear flip flops & crocs.
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I cant get my child to wear anything but flipflops, even in the winter. I am more of a tennis shoe kinda girl. If Ima be walkin 5 miles I want something with some support.
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Old 01-26-2011, 08:08 PM   #12
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Last time we went, we only brought flip flops & Keens for the kids. They wore both in the parks depending on their moods. And there were no foot complaints because they wear those shoes every day in the summer.
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We all wear sneakers. My kids wore sandals when they had a stroller to rest in if their feet hurt, but now that they walk, they stick with sneakers.
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We bring too much! DS(9) wears running shoes, Keens or his Adidas flip flops...whichever he decides on that morning and they all work well...no problems. DD(11) goes with flip flops unless it's cold then it's running shoes.
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Old 01-27-2011, 05:50 AM   #15
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My DS wears sneakers/teenis shoes. My DD has two pairs of shoes. She has sneakers/tennie shoes for when she's walking & a soft pair of slipper like shoes since she has issues with her right foot/leg.
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