Very good boots! Never leaked, but finally had to…

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars
Materials: soft waterproof leather/other
Use: hiking
Break-in Period: none
Price Paid: $49

Very good boots! Never leaked, but finally had to get new ones after 1 1/2 years because of sharp rocks puncturing a hole in worndown heel. As a Forest Service volunteer I hiked nearly 400 miles in these boots on sharp rocks and gravel 2-4 days a week.

Herman Nomad


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