In our Scandinavian climate with rain and unreliable weather, a pair of durable boots is a must-have. Our selection offer rubber boots for men from traditional brands such as Viking and Tretorn, that with their long experience in the business makes boots in high quality. Whether you are going on a hike in nature or on a walk, we have the rubber boots for you!
FACTS ABOUT RUBBER BOOTS
Rubber boots is a great invention and there is several models that has their purpose. A boot that is used for hiking in the woods is very different from a stylish fashion boot that you wear in your everyday life. When you are going to pick a boot, it is important to know when you are going to use them. Read more to get great tips on choosing the right boot!
DIFFERENT TYPES OF BOOTS
Boots for hiking
A rubber boot that is going to be used for hiking in the mountains need to be very technical. Besides being waterproof, it also needs to be designed to handle long walking and protect the feet in the tough terrain. When you are hiking, you will wear the same shoes for several days and then it is a great feature to be able to fold down the shaft on the boot to make the feet feel more comfortable. It is also important that the material inside the boot is quick drying because you can both get water into the boot if you are unlucky and the feet can get sweaty during long hikes. A rubber boot does not breathe, that is why it always have to dry overnight. A hiking boot have a patterned outer sole and often a steel link in the foot to provide increased stability. The upside of hiking in boots is that you can be sure to stay dry, the downside is that a boot can be too warm if the weather is good.
Boots for nature
Here you have rubber boots suitable for lighter terrain. A great boot is also a durable boot with similarities to the hiking boot. Boots for nature is often made with very high rubber quality or nature rubber. Patterned outsoles to give a good grip on both loose and wet surfaces. These kind of boots comes in both lined and unlined models depending on when you are going to use them. If you live an active outdoor life where you often are in the nature, you will find great options here. Many fishermen also buy this kind of boot because they are durable and works great even at sea.
Boots for everyday use
In comparison with boots for nature, these boots that we can call regular boots is someway easier in their construction. That make them cheaper because the brands does not have to spend as much money on the details and materials. But they are still waterproof shoes, but is not as robust and durable as the other. An everyday boot have some upsides, besides that they are cheaper to purchase, they are more flexible and lighter thanks to the smaller amount of material around the foot. These boots is perfect for camping, walks and in the garden at home.
The classic sailing boot still lives as a design icon and a practical boot on deck and around the boat. The sailing boot have two main purposes; to keep your feet dry and have a non-slip sole.