* Having cold, wet feet is one of the worst things about the winter
* Rain, sleet, snow and ice can make for miserable outdoor experiences
* These winter boots are made for keeping feet comfy in cold weather
Building snowpeople, ice skating and snow-filled walks are a few examples of wonderful winter activities. However, cold, wet, freezing feet can be unfortunate side effects of these activities if you aren’t properly geared up. Getting caught out by winter weather can lead to some pretty uncomfortable (and downright dangerous) situations, especially when it comes to your sensitive lower extremities.
As temperatures plummet, make sure you don’t get caught out by the cold, snowy weather. Try one of these 6 footwear options made for taking on the winter weather. Each pair is available for purchase on Zappos. Plus, these boots offer a mix of style, comfort and, most of all, protection from the cold, whether it’s snowing, raining or just freezing under foot.
1. Tundra Boots Sasy
With a water-resistant synthetic leather upper and hardy rubber outsole, the Tundra Boots Sasy is ready for whatever the cold weather can throw at them. The tough build also doesn’t mean you sacrifice comfort, as you’ll find a faux fur collar, cushioned footbed and soft lining to ensure your feet stay happy throughout the day. The design is completed by a side zip closure and adjustable buckle across the ankle to help the boots fit securely around your feet while looking great, too.
2. Steve Madden Snowday Winter Boot
For a more sporty boot option, try the Steve Madden Snowday style. These boots feature a tall, futuristic look with water-resistant material throughout. You’ll find a zipper closure inside the boots for a comfortable and secure fit as well as a durable man-made sole to provide traction and comfort as you go. The stylish boot is available in a choice of white or black.
3. Sperry Avenue Duck Boot
Right from the first time you see the Sperry Avenue Duck Boot, you can tell they’re made to take on all kinds of weather. These boots feature a tough leather upper with an all-over waterproof construction to keep out all the elements. You’ll also find a cushioned footbed that looks the part and keeps you comfortable throughout the day. In addition, the boots also sport a rain boot-like rubber outsole with razor cut Wave-Siping™ to provide a significant barrier from the outside as well as all the traction you’ll need in the cold.
4. Mark Nason Shogun
The Mark Nason Shogan boots ooze comfort. From the soft and plush faux fur lining to the shock-absorbing midsole and the Memory Foam® Lux cushioned comfort insole, you’ll enjoy every moment you have these boots on your feet. And, not only do you get truly comfortable footwear to enjoy, you also get the benefit of the truly stylish design, which features a classic rounded toe along with synthetic overlays at the side panels and a lace up front. These boots are available in a choice of grey or wheat colors.
5. Pajar Canada Troop
With a choice of 4 stylish colors, including black, cognac and dark brown, these Pajar Canada Troop boots offer the perfect mix of style, comfort and protection from the cold. To ensure they can fight the cold, these boots sport a seam-sealed construction with a Pajar-Tex membrane capable of delivering a truly waterproof experience. If that wasn’t enough, the boots have also been rated for taking on temperatures as low as -40°F/-40°C. Inside, you’ll find a cozy, wool blend lining and a removable memory foam insole which provides a comfortable ride. Plus, the look is finished off with a zippered closure and lace-up front for a secure fit.
6. Woolrich Fully Wooly Lace
Capable of taking on temperatures as low as -25ºF / -32ºC, the Woolrich Fully Wooly Lace boots are as beautiful as they are effective. You’ll find a full lace-up closure, waterproof leather and wool upper as well as Fully Wooly™ insulation inside to give a truly comfortable wearing experience. In addition, the Fully Wooly™ insulation wicks moisture away to ensure you have a water-resistant frost barrier around your feet. The durable rubber outsole also provides the traction you most definitely need during the colder weather, too.