Finding a great pair of rain boots for your little man can be tough. You’ll want to choose one that’s comfortable, nonslip and durable enough to withstand him stomping through puddles — all without breaking the bank since his feet are rapidly growing. But the search isn’t impossible. In fact, we’ve rounded up a range of rain boots that fit those criteria. Yes, they’re waterproof, but they’re also available in a range of fun colors and prints, and they feature pull handles for easy on and off access. Worried about sizing? These come in toddler to big kid sizes to fit practically any kid.
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1. Crocs Kids' Handle It Rain Boot
Crocs Handle It boot is made with the label’s signature Croslite foam for lightweight comfort and features oversize pull handles, which small hands can conveniently grip.
Pros: They also feature a reflective logo on the heel and non-slip tread for added safety during playtime. They come in a range of solid colors, from navy blue to lime green.
Cons: These tend to run small.
2. Lonecone Kids Rain Boots
Lonecone’s kids rain boot features soft, flexible rubber and a non-slip tread. They come in tons of vibrant designs to choose from, like dinosaurs and spaceships.
Pros: These come slightly big, allowing for more room to grow. According to the brand’s advertising, 4% of proceeds from sales will be donated to charities that serve children and families.
Cons: These may not be as durable as other options on the market.
3. Kamik Stomp Rain Boot
Kamik’s Stomp rain boots feature a grippy lug tread for stability in thick mud and slush. They also come with an EVA footbed, moisture-wicking lining and are especially roomy up top to fit even wide calves.
Pros: The boot opening measures 12.5 inches. These come in solid colors and prints, like a classic all-black and camo pattern option.
Cons: Some may find these run tight in the ankle.