If you’re hunting in cold conditions, it’s imperative to have the proper footwear to keep you warm and protected out in the woods. A good pair of boots for hunting should ideally be waterproof and when temperatures are low, they should be insulated to ensure your feet don’t freeze. Here, to help you find some of the best styles on the market, we did some research and curated a brief list featuring a few of our favorite boots for men. To offer some variety, we included two options that are tall and made with sturdy-yet-flexible neoprene and one shorter lace-up boot rendered from leather and nylon. All are fully waterproof.
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1. TideWe Hunting Boots
This 16-inch style is made of waterproof neoprene and CR flex-foam with four-way stretch nylon and 400 grams of insulation.
Pros: EVA cushioned midsoles offer optimal comfort. Toe and heel guards protect you from rocks and debris.
Cons: They may run big.
2. Hisea Hunting Boots
These insulated boots are approximately 16 inches tall and feature a neoprene shell with CR flex-foam construction and four-way stretch nylon that seals out water while delivering a better fit.
Pros: A breathable air mesh lining allows air to circulate while keeping your feet dry. Rear gussets with cinch buckles let you get a secure, custom fit. The stretch-fit topline bindings keep cold air out. Lightweight EVA midsoles offer all-day comfort. Reinforced heel and toe areas provide additional protection. They come in camouflage, black and army green.
Cons: Some may find they run a bit narrow.
3. Rocky Hunting Boots
These 8-inch waterproof boots are crafted from leather and Realtree Xtra camouflage nylon that resists tears and abrasions.
Pros: You’ll stay warm with 800 grams of 3M Thinsulate Ultra insulation. An EnergyBed footbed with memory foam molds to your foot for long-lasting comfort. A nylon shank gives support to the arch of your foot. These come in medium and wide width sizes.
Cons: They may run on the small side.