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Are you looking for boots that will keep your feet warm and dry when hiking in the snow or during winter walks in town? We'll help you find the perfect pair.
If you're planning on going walking in the mountains this winter, you will need boots specially designed for this purpose.
If you're not planning on going hiking, you can opt for snow boots or wellies. If, however, you plan to go walking in the snow, you should choose warm, high-rise boots. Then, you'll be able to sink into the fresh snow without fear of the consequences.
Have you planned a snowshoe excursion? You're going to need boots specially designed to keep your feet dry and warm - but not too warm as you'll be doing physical activity.
If your shoes are too warm you're going to sweat and get damp feet when hiking so, if you're walking along a steep trail, don't choose boots that are too warm otherwise you'll get cold when you stop. What's more, having damp feet increases the risk of blisters!
If your snowshoe routes takes you along groomed trails, you should opt for mid-cut hiking boots. They're ideal for winter hikes on groomed or slightly snowy terrain as there isn't enough snow to cover the entire shoes which will make your feet cold.
If you like to wander off groomed trails or enjoy snowshoeing in fresh snow, lower down the mountain, you should choose high-cut shoes or snow boots. The top of your foot, ankle and calf will be nice and warm and the high cut will prevent snow from getting into the boot when you sink into the snow.
You love exercise so your next trip to the mountains will be the perfect opportunity to spend a few hours a day hiking in the snow. You're going to need a pair of our more technical shoes. These shoes are specially designed to ensure you enjoy a fabulous snow experience; they feature integrated gaiters, traction, grip and are, of course, waterproof. This high-cut model also provides excellent support. These shoes are very sturdy so will accompany you on your adventures - even in the extreme cold - for many years to come. These shoes are also very breathable to ensure you stay dry even during intense exertion.
You can use them for snowshoeing or simply walking in the snow. The gaiters prevent snow getting inside your shoes even when walking through fresh snow.