The Most Durable Rain Shoes for Men

It’s hardly ideal to always wear clunky, tall rain boots in every situation. Luckily, there are other more stylish, understated options on the market to keep your feet warm and dry. A good rain shoe will feature seam-sealed waterproof construction to prevent any moisture from entering, no matter how hard it may be raining. They should also be engineered to last. Here, to narrow down your choices, we did some research and rounded up a few of the best, most reliable rain shoes for men. Our selection includes styles from well-respected brands like Columbia, Bogs and Sperry for you to choose from.

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1. Sperry Top-Sider Avenue Duck Boot

These duck boots are made with stain and water-resistant leather for durability and lasting wear.

Pros: A fully lined shaft and memory foam footbed with thermal linings provide maximum comfort. Non-marking lugged rubber outsoles with molded Wave-Siping delivers ultimate traction on wet and dry surfaces. They’re available in two colors.

Cons: They may run big.

sperry top-sider men's avenue duck boot
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2. Columbia Delray PFG Duck Shoe

This style’s exterior is crafted with a combination of leather, textile and webbing for protection.

Pros: Techlite midsoles offer superior cushioning and high energy return. These come in three colorways. Omni-Grip non-marking wet grip outsoles with razor siping supply multi-surface traction. 

Cons: Some may prefer they were more breathable.

Columbia Delray PFG Duck Shoe
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3. Bogs Sauvie Slip On Boot

This slip-on synthetic rubber bootie is constructed with 3mm Neo-Tech waterproof insulation and DuraFresh organic bio-technology for control.

Pros: Bogs’ MaxWick moves sweat away from the skin to keep your feet dry. BioGrip slip-resistant outsoles will keep you steady. A shank in the outsoles provides stability and support. Proprietary Rebound cushioning delivers lasting comfort. They come in black, dark brown and dark green.

Cons: Some may find they fit snug.

Bogs Sauvie Slip On
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