Winter is coming back this year – and it’s going to be cold, perhaps even colder than it was last year. When the temperatures drop, our sense of sense of style does the same – to some extent. While it may be difficult to look your absolute best during winter, it doesn’t necessarily mean you should look like a caribou herder somewhere in the tundra.
That said, which are the best snow boots for men that can fashionably hold out the winter weather? We’ve conducted a far-reaching research on the most reviewed snow boots and arranged them in a format that easy to skim thorough – all this in a bid to help you get the best value for money based on your needs.
Below is a checklist of the top 10 best snow boots for men for winter:
- 10. Rockport Men’s MC Toe Snow Boot
- 9. Baffin Men’s Wolf Snow Boot
- 8. UGG Australia Men’s Neumel Boot
- 7. BEARPAW Men’s Patriot Snow Boot
- 6. Bugaboot Plus III Omni Cold-Weather Boot
- 5. Proof Fur Interior Rubber Sole Winter Snow Rain Boots
- 4. The North Face Men’s Chilkat II Insulated Boot
- 3. Columbia Men’s Liftop II Snow Boot
- 2. Sorel Men’s Caribou II Boot
- 1. Greenbay 4 Cold-Weather Boot
10. Rockport Men’s MC Toe Snow Boot
Step out into the snow in style with these boots from Rockport. The MC Toe features a Hydro-shield construction, a waterproof insole, and a sealed seam as well as a gusseted tongue to ensure that the wearer’s feet stay dry even in wet weather. The collar and the tongue of these boots are adequately padded to lessen the likelihood of developing blisters or lace bruising.
And with a sponge-like EVA foot bed, the wearer can be assured of a customized fit – the foot bed is designed to conform to the contours of the feet for extra comfort. What’s more? The Rockport Snow Boot boasts the patented ADIPRENE technology from Adidas to absorb shock around the heel and rubber sole pad for superior traction on snow.
9. Baffin Men’s Wolf Snow Boot
One of the boots in the Baffin Reaction series, these are incredibly light, making them the to-go-for boots everyday particular when the snow is deep. These boots are made using a lightweight synthetic recyclable rubber. They also come with a remarkably flexible mid-sole that’s integrated with premium rubber compound for superior arch support. The Baffin Men’s Wolf Snow Boot sports a well-thought-out design and is even advertised as poised to become “the wearer’s winter boot.”These boots combine the pioneering molding technology and a foam-based inner boot system that brings to the fore a hybrid style of high-performance footwear. That, by extension translates to more warmth, superior fit as well as comfort. But perhaps what sets the Baffin Men’s Wolf Snow Boot from other snow boots in its category is the sole which is made of several advanced Thermoset polymers to achieve an outstanding level of warmth, grip, and low weight.
8. UGG Australia Men’s Neumel Boot
The UGG Neumel Boot is one of the highly rated snow boots at the moment. While it doesn’t boast one of the most pleasing designs, it has a lot features to make up for that. First off, it is made by the acclaimed UGG Heritage, a company synonymous with high-quality footwear. It comes with a classic low profile outsole for better traction through snow and ice. Its uppers are inspired from the heritage collection while the suede upper material grantees years of use.The insole is made with sheepskin to wick away the moisture while regulating temperature at the same time. The outsole is made using Low Profile EVA material. And one more thing, the UGG Australia Men’s Neumel Boot is flexible and lightweight which means it could as well be an everyday boot during the cold weather.
7. BEARPAW Men’s Patriot Snow Boot
The BEARPAW is hands down one of the best sheepskin snow boots on the market. These boots are ideal for anyone on the go who would love to keep their feet warm in the unforgiving winter weather. They boots feature an upper suede sheepskin as well as a wool lining for extra warmth.
The BEARPAW Men’s Patriot Snow Boot is equipped with a TPR ripple sole for additional support and traction as the wearer wades through the snow. Everything about these boots spells comfort and would make an excellent choice for men who love to live in style whether on the go or taking some time out in the countryside. And because of the contemporary style, the BEARPAW is wearable in seasons other than winter.
6. Bugaboot Plus III Omni Cold-Weather Boot
Want to keep your feet feeling “toasty” when the temperature drops? If that sounds more like what you’re after, then it’s time to get your hands on the Bugaboot Plus III Omni Cold-Weather Boot from Columbus Men. These are without a doubt one of the best snow boots for men for winter thanks to seam-sealed construction that features the Omni-Heat reflective lining with an incredible 200g of insulation.
The Bugaboot Plus III has a shaft measuring up to 7 inches from the arch for ankle-high protection during winter and a Techlite midsole for better cushioning and comfort as well as high energy return. To prevent the wearer from slipping/falling while walking on the snow, these boots come with Omni-Grip nonmarking rubber outsole.
5. Proof Fur Interior Rubber Sole Winter Snow Rain Boots
Who said that the best snow boots for winter for men have to be heavy and laborious to move around with? Not Dream Paris, the makers of these boots! Apart from being lightweight, trendy and stylish, Proof Fur boots are also warm and cozy. As expected, they are waterproof and made using microfiber upper for increased longevity. They have a heat reflective lining to ensure maximum levels of warmth as well as all-day comfort.
The Proof Fur Snow Boots also feature a durable rubber outsole and multi-directional lugs for better traction on various terrains. The tongue and the collar are padded for a customizable fit. And for those who may be concerned, these boots have a shaft that measures about 12 inches from the arch. If you’re in pursuit of a boot that will help you challenge the winter wilderness, the Proof Fur from Dream Paris could as well be the ideal option.
4. The North Face Men’s Chilkat II Insulated Boot
The Chilkat II comes with an assortment of features to ensure that you (and your feet) make it through winter in one piece. It is water resistant and has upper leather tanned in line with the BLC requirements to ensure that the wearer’s feet remain dry. The EVA midsole is compressed to provide comfort with every step while the patented Dri-Lex fleece collar and the tongue lining help keep the cold out and the warmth in. The 200 g Primaloft insulation also goes a long way to increasing the boot’s degree of wealth.
The Chilkat II Insulated Boot is finished with a Durable TNF Winter Grip rubber outsole to ensure that the footing remains secure even when the surface becomes slippery. With these boots as part of your winter footwear, “you will never stop exploring.”
3. Columbia Men’s Liftop II Snow Boot
The Liftop II has an attractive, compact design that promises a better fit than most snow boots on the market. It has an aggressive tread so that the wearer can scale through the deepest of snow. The outer construction is waterproof with the interior is adequately padded for warmth and comfort.
While the Liftop II uppers are made with leather, it is adequately breathable to control moisture levels inside the boot. The critical zone insulation not only assures durability but also promises to reduce the effect the elements of weather have on the boot. And with a shaft that measures about 4 inches from the arch, you’re guaranteed of all the protection needed against the snow or ice.
2. Sorel Men’s Caribou II Boot
If you’re a Caribou herder, this is for you! Hailed as of the most versatile snow boots you can lay your hands on, the Caribou II offers exceptional protection elements irrespective of the terrain. It combines a waterproof construction and a traction-ready outsole to allow the wearer to defy the effects of winter. It features a comfy Sherpa Pile cuff for warmth as a well a removable ThermoPlus inner sole with additional padding.
The Caribou II is available in an assortment of colors to match various styles. It may catch your attention to know that these boots can keep the wearer’s feet warm in temperatures as low as negative 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The durable outer material of the Caribou II promises years of use which by extension translates to value for money.
1. Greenbay 4 Cold-Weather Boot
If the positive shopper’s reviews and the high rating the Greenbay has attracted so far is anything to go by, then it is arguably the best snow boot for men. It is warm, built to last and most importantly is designed to resist the effects of winter and all that it brings. It features flexible Duration 600 nylon uppers, a detachable Thermal Guard lining that can wick away moisture and a PULSE self-cleaning outer sole.
Because the Greenbay Boot has and adjustable Velcro closure, it is relatively easy to get a tight, customizable fit that snugs to the foot. Also, this boot is equipped with thick, tread outsole for enhanced traction on slippery, snowy surfaces. The Greenbay’s opening is about 20 inches round while the shaft is about 13 inches from the arch.