Boot Camp: Our 20 Favorite Rugged Men’s Boots

Mens winter Boots
The air is getting chillier and leaves are dropping to the ground. Aside from indicating that you can spend every Sunday watching football and switch back to brown liquor, this change of seasons also means it’s time to pack away the flip-flops and lightweight sneakers and start donning a killer, hefty pair of boots again.

Rugged and handsome, the following 20 new fall boot styles in a wide range of price points are pretty much timeless classics that promise to protect your feet – and keep you looking sharp and autumn-ready – well beyond the next few months of 2016. They are built to last and are therefore wardrobe investments that we heartily endorse.

So “reboot” your look this season, get a pair, and stand tall by wearing them often.

Higgins Mill Boot with Dainite Sole by ALLEN EDMONDS ($297.50; was $350)


Victor Calf Leather Lace-Up Zip Boot by AQUATALIA ($695)


Lockridge Waterproof Moc Toe Boot by COLE HAAN ($350)


Workman 8″ Brown AT by DANNER ($250)


Military Hiker by FEIT ($800)




Brodie Boot by G.H. BASS ($170)


Quail Hunter Hi Lace Boot by G.H. BASS ($199)


Fleetwood Wing Tip Boot by JOHN VARVATOS ($798)


Norwegian Buckle Boot by JOHN VARVATOS ($798)


Hudson Cap-Toe Lace-Up Boot by NOAH WAXMAN ($595)


Chile Lace-Up Ankle Boot by PIKOLINOS ($180)


Iron Ranger Boot in Oxblood by RED WING HERITAGE ($319.99)


Limited Edition 8886 Moc Toe Boot by RED WING HERITAGE ($270)


Kingaroy Lace-Up Boot by R.M. WILLIAMS ($493)


Captain Boot in Natural by THURSDAY BOOT CO. ($199)


Diplomat Boot in Brown by THURSDAY BOOT CO. ($199)


Blake Boot in Grey by TO BOOT NEW YORK ($450)


Flynn Boot in Grey by TO BOOT NEW YORK ($398)


Harrison Boot in Black Calf by TO BOOT NEW YORK ($398)

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