No matter what water activity or sport you like, a wetsuit will help keep you warm in cold waters and protected from abrasions and marine life. The same goes for the booties that can be worn with or without an actual wetsuit. A good pair should be lightweight, durable and easy to slip on and off. With this in mind, we did some research and curated a brief list featuring a few of our favorite wetsuit booties for men on the market. We included a range of heavy-duty options that are comfortable and stretchy with rugged, anti-slip soles.
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1. Mares Wetsuit Booties
This low-cut style contains 2mm of sturdy-yet-flexible neoprene for optimal security and comfort.
Pros: They’re lightweight with non-slip soles.
Cons: These may run somewhat big.
2. Neo Sport Wetsuit Boots
This pair is made of neoprene with durable glued and sewn construction. A WEB (Water Entry Barrier) zipper helps prevent water from entering the boots.
Pros: Side zippers make these easy to put on and take off. Their high-traction soles are puncture-resistant. They come in three degrees of thickness to suit different water temperatures.
Cons: These run slightly small.
3. Cressi Wetsuit Boots
These boots are crafted from soft, double-lined neoprene with a convenient side zip from the sole to the ankle.
Pros: The back of the heel is specially designed to help open heel fins stay on when scuba diving. The toes and heels are both reinforced with long-lasting rubber for additional protection and durability. A thin flap seal under the zip acts as a barrier against any water that may seep through the zip. A strong non-slip molding covers the whole sole. You can choose from 5-7 mm of density.
Cons: These may also run big.