Best Men’s Military Boots That Are Comfortable

When it comes to military boots, optimal durability and long-lasting comfort are crucial. FN did the research and rounded up our top picks for the best men’s military boots available to shop. Read on to find your match.

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1. Under Armour Valsetz RTS 1.5 Boots

These sturdy boots feature a molded, anti-microbial Ortholite sockliner and Ultralight Micro G EVA midsole, making them ideal for all-day wear.

Pros: A medial side zipper makes these easy to take on and off. TPU toe caps offer added protection, as does a welded, abrasion-resistant PU film surrounding the perimeter of the boot. They also come with a lightweight, TPU shank that provides midfoot support and just the right amount of rigidity. A high-traction rubber lug outsole provides excellent grip in a variety of conditions.

Cons: This isn’t the most breathable boot so users with sweaty feet may want to opt for a different style.

Under Armour Men's Valsetz RTS 1.5 boots
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2. Bates Tactical Sport Boot

This style comes with a moisture-wicking mesh lining to keep feet dry and cement constriction that provides a lightweight, flexible platform.

Pros: A durable, slip-resistant rubber outsole offers enhanced traction. A removable cushioned insert adds to the boot’s overall comfort. These also come with a convenient side zip so you can slip on and off with ease.

Cons: These don’t come with a heel tab to help pull on.

Bates Men's Ultra-Lites 8 Inches Tactical Sport Side-Zip Boot
CREDIT: Amazon

3. Smith & Wesson Breach 2.0 Boots

This military boot offers a lightweight EVA midsole, a comfortable and protective nylon-leather combination upper and a steel shank for superior support.

Pros: A gusseted tongue keeps dirt and debris from getting in. In addition to black, these boots also come in tan. These are available in wide sizes as well as regular. A foam-padded tongue and collar enhance breathability. Board-lasted construction generates torsional rigidity that minimizes foot fatigue during long periods of wear.

Cons: The sole may cause squeaking when walking.

Smith & Wesson Men's Breach 2.0 Tactical Side Zip Boots
CREDIT: Amazon


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