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Columbia Bugaboot Omni-Tech

2 reviews
5-star:   1
4-star:   0
3-star:   0
2-star:   0
1-star:   0

boots felt okay in the store, but after 2 short walks…

Materials: suede, nubuck, thinsulate
Use: winter short trail/hike
Price Paid: $135

boots felt okay in the store, but after 2 short walks around the neighborhood they started to develop "hot spots" around the ankle bone area. They are a fairly comfortable boot and waterproof, however, the stitching and material they have used to attach the lining in the boot is annoyingly uncomfortable, and for some reason Columbia decided to place this stitching at the critical rub points where your ankle sits.

Unfortunately, they are going back and I am sticking with Merrel products.


I am from the Great White North where it is common…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Materials: nubuk, suede, injected thermal rubber
Use: everyday
Break-in Period: two days
Weight: 29.00oz
Price Paid: $125

I am from the Great White North where it is common to be below 10 degrees cel... six months of the year. I own Merrels, Nike, Addidas and Sorels.

So far these boots are light, comfortable and warm. The style is... well what I expect a winter boot should look like. Rugged and good looking.

Thanks... good luck on your search.

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Columbia Bugaboot Omni-Tech


The Bugaboot Omni-Tech has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$19.96 - $99.95

The Columbia Bugaboot Omni-Tech is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen January 20, 2013 at Altrec Outdoors.

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