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Emergency Shoe or Boot Repair

Now I know almost nothing about shoe or boot repair, it is a skill I should learn more about. However I do know a couple of things that might help you in an emergency.

If you damage your shoes while hiking or camping you may be able to make a temporary fix.  Look for pine trees of other evergreens that are oozing sap. Scrape some of the sap off with a flat piece of wood or bark and apply it thickly to where your shoe or boot is damaged.  If you are wearing tennis shoes this will act as a temporary glue. …

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