If you want to keep your feet dry and toes protected, whether you’re on the job or just spending time in the great outdoors, you’re going to want to invest in some handy waterproof boots with a solid steel toe. A good pair will won’t let any water penetrate and shouldn’t be too heavy. It’s also important they allow the foot to breathe and naturally prevent odors from forming. With this in mind, we did some research and rounded up a few of the best waterproof steel-toe boots on the market for men from respected brands like Timberland, Bogs and more.
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These 8-inch steel toe boots feature a waterproof full-grain leather upper and waterproof membrane to keep feet extra dry, as well as a Goodyear welt cast-bond construction for added durability.
Pros: A contoured footbed with an antimicrobial cover provides breathable comfort and odor control, while an anti-fatigue midsole helps you stay on your feet for hours. These also have a mesh lining with an antimicrobial treatment to prevent odors. These offer industrial slip-resistant traction. Meanwhile, a fiberglass shank delivers structural support. These come in wide-width sizes.
Cons: They may feel somewhat stiff at first.
This waterproof style is constructed with durable hand-lasted rubber and a flexible four-way stretch inner bootie featuring 7mm Neo-Tech insulation for warmth in sub-zero temps.
Pros: Antimicrobial odor protection insoles keep things fresh. Nonslip rubber outsoles provide shock-absorption.
Cons: Some may find they a tad tight around the ankle.
This 15-inch pair features an injection-molded PVC construction with seamless Triple Density technology, which resists degradation from harsh chemicals and is 100% waterproof.
Pros: Foot Form contoured insoles and wide steel shanks provide arch and heel support. Xtra Traction Performance outsoles are self-cleaning.
Cons: Some may find them a little tricky to get on.