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Pros Comfortable, waterproof, protective, warmWarm, wider-forefoot, waterproof, fantastic traction, stability and supportWarm, breathable, comfortable all-day wear, cute and protective, great priceWaterproof, versatile, decent traction, durableWarm, faux-fur collar, waterproof, versatile, light
Cons Style is questionable, not as versatile as a shorter bootAggressive and techy look, not cozy, less arch supportLeaky at upper seam, heel is uncomfortable to some, half size too smallNot the warmest, plain styleTight and narrow fit, need to size up, questionable style
Bottom Line For warmth, waterproofness and comfort this boot is a faveThis winter hiking boot is warm and burly for winter hikes or choresAn all-around great performer at a good priceIt's not the best at anything, but it can do everything, including saving you money!A versatile and comfortable winter boot
Rating Categories Shellista III Mid Bugaboot Plus IV Omn... Kamik Sienna 2 Ice Maiden II Heavenly Omni-Heat L...
Warmth (25%)  
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Weather Protection (25%)
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Comfort & Fit (25%)
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Ease Of Use (15%)
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Traction (10%)
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Specs Shellista III Mid Bugaboot Plus IV... Kamik Sienna 2 Ice Maiden II Heavenly Omni-Heat...
Maximum puddle depth before major leaking 4 inches 6 inches 5.5 inches 6.5 inches 6.5 inches
Measured Weight (one boot, size nine) 1 lb. 6 oz 1 lb. 4 oz (size 7) 1 lb. 6 oz 1 lb. 2 oz 14 lb. 9 oz
Type of Boot All around winter Hiking All around winter All around winter All around winter
Fit Details Runs 1/2 size too small True to size Runs 1/2 size too small True to size Runs 1/2 sizd too small
Measured Shaft Height (from bottom of sole to top of shaft, Size 9) 11.5 inches 7.5 inches (size 7) 11 inches 10.5 inches (top), 8.5 inches (back) 11 inches
Lining/Insulation 200g PrimaLoft Silver Insulation Eco Omni-Heat reflective lining, 200-grams of insulation 200g 3M Thinsulate 200g insulation 200g insulation, Omni-HEAT reflective lining
Removable Liner? No No No No No
Footbed Injection-molded waterproof TPR shell Techlite EVA Molded EVA n/a Removable contoured PU
Upper Material Waterproof, BLC-compliant nubuck leather upper, knit collar Leather, nylon waterproof leather, water resistant flannel Waterproof leather and textile Waterproof woven synthetic textile
Toe Box Rubber Rubber Rubber Rubber Rubber
Outsole Winter Grip rubber outsole with IcePick temperature-sensitive lugs. Michelin winter compound rubber Rubber Omni-Grip Advanced Traction Omni-GRIP non-marking traction rubber
Company-claimed cold-weather rating n/a -25 -4 n/a -25
Animal products used? Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Sizes Available 5 - 11 5 - 12 6 - 10 5 - 12 5 - 12
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