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Columbia Men s Newton Ridge Plus II Waterproof Hiking Boot Breathable High Traction Grip

Last Updated: June 23, 2020 (Refresh Now)
8.7
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Review Summary - 979 recent, verified reviews

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Comfort
 321
boots, fit, wearing, shoes, shoe
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Comfortable and affordable  ...  "
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" ...  They are comfortable and light, I work a 12 hour shift and by the end of the day my feet don't hurt like other brands.  ...  "
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" ...  The size ran true and they are comfortable right on of the box.  ...  "
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" ...  Feels absolutely FANTASTIC!  ...  "
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" ...  I put Dr. Schools inserts in them and they really feel great.  ...  "
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" ...  I got these boots for my husband to replace an old pair of Columbia's that he had WORN OUT entirely.  ...  "
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" ...  The fit was good for me and after only a few times wearing them to break them in they are ready for our next adventure hiking - probably New Zealand.  ...  "
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" ...  These are the most comfortable pair of boots I have ever owned.  ...  "
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Fit
 175
comfortable, boots, boot, laces, fit as expected
+86%
-14%
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" ...  He said they seem to fit as expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the color and fit of this shoe.  ...  "
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" ...  Fits jeans shorts everything  ...  "
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" ...  They fit as expected with plenty of room.  ...  "
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" ...  fit my feet, 11 wide.  ...  "
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" ...  I really like the fit and style.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect fit and very comfortable.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice boot, fits great.  ...  "
Build Quality
 114
comfortable, toe, laces, sole, shoes
+66%
-34%
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" ...  So far they are durable.  ...  "
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" ...  No break-in period.  ...  "
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" ...  Fit perfect, durable ang great ankle support  ...  "
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" ...  They fit comfortably and are really weather proof!  ...  "
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" ...  Held up good in the snow  ...  "
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" ...  Very comfortable and durable boots.  ...  "
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" ...  Most comfortable boots I've ever worn, lightweight but looks durable.  ...  "
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" ...  They're just as described in the description, Lightweight and strong.  ...  "
Water Resistance
 99
water, boots, wet, rain, hiking
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Update- I had to fetch a ball out of a river and immersed my feet completely in water, and they were not wet. ... It truly is water proof.  ...  "
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" ...  I love this shoes of course being water resistant helps a lot, this is my 4th pair I wear Them everywhere mostly at work I am on my feet most of the day I wouldn’t want any other shoes , you can also put couple of Insoles in it which I have done, it’s very comfortable and durable.  ...  "
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" ...  This boot is WATERPROOF, and will definitely serve me well during the thunderstorms during a cloudy Christmas Day which we are expecting 2" of RAIN  ...  "
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" ...  Lightweight, waterproof and comfortable.  ...  "
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" ...  Worth for hiking, snow and rain.  ...  "
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" ...  I worked in the rain and It is a great waterproof boot, but if The intended use is for work I would definitely reconsider as my previous Walmart work boots material from a year ago never broke off and I can still work in them.  ...  "
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" ...  I pressure wash exterior homes so waterproof boots is a must.  ...  "
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" ...  It's rugged and holds up to hiking conditions fairly well. ... Nice leather that keeps the water out.  ...  "
Overall performance
 86
boot, price, work, nice, love these boots
+94%
-6%
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" ...  Great boot, especially for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  This boot is just what we wanted!  ...  "
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" ...  As a gardener and landscaper it's hard to find the right work boot.  ...  "
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" ...  Very nicely made boot.  ...  "
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" ...  Really nice boots at a great price.  ...  "
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" ...  Used as work boots.  ...  "
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" ...  These are great boots for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Great casual boot  ...  "
Price
 53
worth, money, great boots, shoe, value
+98%
-2%
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" ...  This is a great shoe at a great price.  ...  "
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" ...  A year of daily use seems fair at this price.  ...  "
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" ...  Good shoe for the price! ... I hoping for a good six months from these since they are lightweight and half the cost.  ...  "
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" ...  I paid about $60 maybe a little more, and I think I got more than my moneys worth.  ...  "
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" ...  You can’t beat the price.  ...  "
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" ...  High quality abd great price  ...  "
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" ...  Really nice boots at a great price.  ...  "
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" ...  And all without spending too much money, thank god.  ...  "
For Travel
 50
trip, boots, wore, shoes, rough
+96%
-4%
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" ...  Fits well, looks stylish, and good for hiking and just walking!  ...  "
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" ...  I would like to state that these hiking boots are my second pair and the first I still have to beat up on.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for hiking or just walking around.  ...  "
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" ...  Hiking durability time will tell.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased the Ridge Plus II Waterproof Hiking Boots for outdoor hikes mostly. ... That particular path is considered a mild to moderate hiking trail.  ...  "
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" ...  Child wore these on five week camping trip.  ...  "
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" ...  Got these recently to use for hiking and to wear around town.  ...  "
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" ...  Both fit perfectly and they enjoy hiking in them.  ...  "
Design
 45
looks, fit, looking, well made, feels
+93%
-7%
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" ...  Feels absolutely FANTASTIC!  ...  "
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" ...  In my opinion he looks super cute in them!  ...  "
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" ...  The craftsmanship is top notch.  ...  "
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" ...  I real like the grippy tread.  ...  "
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" ...  Great look as well  ...  "
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" ...  Our son enjoyed looks, fit and quality.  ...  "
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" ...  Bottom line - if you like the look, everything else will be great also.  ...  "
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" ...  They look great and feel good.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 42
boots, year, last, pair, lasted
+71%
-29%
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" ...  These are the perfect replacement for the colder months.  ...  "
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" ...  I expect them to be durable and last with normal use.  ...  "
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" ...  I go through a pair of good work boots in a year. ... I hoping for a good six months from these since they are lightweight and half the cost.  ...  "
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" ...  Can comment on longevity yet - only 2 weeks old.  ...  "
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" ...  I use it for 3 weeks now.  ...  "
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" ...  I've had these shoes for about two months now and I go through some boots.  ...  "
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" ...  I ordered this a few months ago for a friend and he is completely in love with this boots.  ...  "
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" ...  The last pair I had lasted me five years!  ...  "
Drying
 34
feet, warm and dry, keep my feet, stayed, snow
+100%
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" ...  Very comfortable, use them to shovel snow and they keep my feet warm and dry.  ...  "
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" ...  I am on my feet 12 hrs a day at work, almost as comfortable sneakers but keep my feet warm n dry.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything stayed dry.  ...  "
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" ...  It was cold and raining the entire time and my feet stayed dry.  ...  "
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" ...  Kept feet warm and dry.  ...  "
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" ...  stepping in puddles, snow blowing no problem , dry feet.  ...  "
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" ...  Keeps feet nice n dry without the aggravation of snow boots lol.  ...  "
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" ...  They kept my feet warm and dry!  ...  "
For Kids
 27
son, loved, husband, shoes, picky
+100%
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" ...  I bought the item for my eldest son, & had to order a pair for my younger son.  ...  "
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" ...  Husband loves them!  ...  "
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" ...  My son loved them  ...  "
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" ...  I got them for my friend son .  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased for my husband - he loves them.  ...  "
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" ...  My husband loves them!  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect shoe for my son.  ...  "
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" ...  My son loves them the fit is good.  ...  "
Size
 26
half, true to size, runs, bigger, larger
+92%
-8%
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" ...  The size was correct and felt good before leaving.  ...  "
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" ...  Wider means slighty bigger ,but fits good.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased a size 15.  ...  "
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" ...  Lightweight, good traction, and appear to be well made.  ...  "
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" ...  Get half a size up.  ...  "
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" ...  I have a regular size 11 foot with a regular width and a mid rise arch .  ...  "
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" ...  Good product runs half size small  ...  "
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" ...  Lightweight and look great.  ...  "
For Running
 25
walking, hiking, pair of boots, pair, wear
+96%
-4%
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" ...  Overall, a great pair of hiking boots which i highly recommend.  ...  "
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" ...  It is my first hiking boots for serious hikings.  ...  "
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" ...  This is my second pair -- great boots.  ...  "
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" ...  This is my second pair of boots.  ...  "
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" ...  They were my first pair of hiking boots so I cannot compare to others.  ...  "
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" ...  My husband does a lot of walking at work and they are very comfortable he says  ...  "
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" ...  This is my 5th pair of these boots.  ...  "
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" ...  Runs small, had to return the first pair and order a size bigger.  ...  "
Weight
 19
light, comfortable, boot, super, heavy
+100%
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" ...  Great boot, light weight, solid feel  ...  "
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" ...  They feel sturdy yet are fairly light weight.  ...  "
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" ...  This was a very good light weight shoe.  ...  "
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" ...  Great comfort, light weight, awesome support!  ...  "
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" ...  Good light weight boot  ...  "
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" ...  Super light weight and comfortable!  ...  "
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" ...  They're pretty light weight, and just fine to walk in.  ...  "
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" ...  Good ankle support, VERY light weight.  ...  "
Marketplace
 15
time, thank, received, pictures, picture
+93%
-7%
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" ...  When I got them, I actually thought they looked better than the picture online.  ...  "
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" ...  Product was received as indicated.  ...  "
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" ...  Product as described by seller  ...  "
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" ...  Thank goodness for free returns.  ...  "
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" ...  Muy buen producto, original, lo recomiendo!  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Received a prompt replacement which was good.  ...  "
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" ...  Just like in the pictures  ...  "
Returns
 11
returned, back, sent, thank
+18%
-82%
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" ...  I am sending these back for a refund.  ...  "
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" ...  Had to return not true to size  ...  "
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" ...  I’d like to return these but didn’t keep my invoice and don’t actually know how to do it.  ...  "
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" ...  Wish I could have returned them.  ...  "
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" ...  Barely got my foot in it, it's getting returned.  ...  "
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" ...  Very Disappointed, but because I have worn them, I don't think I can return them, otherwise I would, so now I am stuck with them.  ...  "
Cleaning
 10
wet, dirt, shoes, pair, look
+80%
-20%
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" ...  I have stepped into several deep puddles and my feet were completely clean and dry.  ...  "
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" ...  They also look real good and handsome (when they're clean).  ...  "
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" ...  (I needed to see a clean pair if we go to church).  ...  "
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" ...  They are comfortable on hard surfaces or thick grass and brush.  ...  "
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" ...  New one has a matte finish that makes the leather harder to clean so a good old fashioned polishing works wonders.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm hoping wet-surface performance improves as the soles get roughed up a bit, but I'm quite satisfied with these boots just as they are.  ...  "
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" ...  My girlfriend has a pair and told me dirt washes off of it like Teflon.  ...  "
As Gift
 9
husband, bought, loves, got, christmas
+100%
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" ...  They are a gift so i have no opinion  ...  "
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" ...  This where a Christmas gifts for my husband and he loved them, because of his line of business he walks a lot and is outdoors a lot as well and he was in need of new shoes but we could not find the right brand, and they needed to be all black.  ...  "
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" ...  It was the second pair I bought from them as a gift to him.  ...  "
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" ...  Got this as a gift and they were perfect.  ...  "
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" ...  Given as a gift for my husband.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought these as a gift and he loves them .  ...  "
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" ...  This was a gift.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought my husband these for Christmas and he loves them!  ...  "
Water Usage
 9
right, really, boots, waterproof, tongue
+44%
-56%
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" ...  Later on, the soles began to detach and a lot of water began to seep through the inside of my boots.  ...  "
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" ...  The water soaked through the front part of the tongue where it begins, and the sock above is dry, water did not go over the top or down the ankle, it simply soaked right through the not waterproof tongue under the laces.  ...  "
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" ...  Leaked water after that.  ...  "
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" ...  Not all water prof  ...  "
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" ...  For the last 2-3 weeks water has been getting in and the sole is detaching on the side.  ...  "
Capacity
 8
wet, weather, like, floors, better
+88%
-13%
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" ...  I like a little room anyhow.  ...  "
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" ...  Have better traction on hilly areas,  ...  "
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" ...  My family loved it.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the sturdineess and keep ure feet warm!  ...  "
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" ...  I am typically on finished cement warehouse floors for 10-12 hours a day, but also am required to go outside into the yard in wet and snowy weather so these are great!  ...  "
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" ...  Great support working on concrete floors.  ...  "
Color
 8
size, white, stitching, nice, fit
+100%
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" ...  The colors are nice, and the fit is true to size.  ...  "
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" ...  I recently just bought a second pair in a different color.  ...  "
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" ...  will buy different colors  ...  "
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" ...  I expected a complete black boot for my work, but suddenly the white stitching, which I thought was black from picture, starts showing.  ...  "
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" ...  I love them, that is why I keep buying them in whichever color they come in.  ...  "
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" ...  I did try on brown color size 12w from Kohl’s and it fit great.  ...  "
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" ...  Lots of color options.  ...  "
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" ...  Very nice color.  ...  "
Pedometer
 7
walking, walk, miles a day, mile, hike
+71%
-29%
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" ...  I have put in over 10,000 steps a day and these boots are still in great shape.  ...  "
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" ...  Walked 5 miles a day and feet loved them.  ...  "
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" ...  My first use was a 12 miles hike and met all the expectations.  ...  "
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" ...  I usually walk at least 3 miles a day and these have given me zero issues or foot pain.  ...  "
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" ...  Walking in them all day and no issue.  ...  "
Band
 6
months, 6, worn, wore, thick
+17%
-83%
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" ...  Fell apart after three months.  ...  "
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" ...  I wore them 6 hours and the top part started peeling apart.  ...  "
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" ...  Literally wore the rubber off of them, all the way to the soles.  ...  "
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" ...  And after a whopping 6 months they fell apart.  ...  "
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" ...  Tread is almost worn off.  ...  "
Product As Described
 6
picture, like, got, described
+83%
-17%
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" ...  Looks just like picture.  ...  "
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" ...  When I got them, I actually thought they looked better than the picture online.  ...  "
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" ...  Just like in the pictures  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Just as described  ...  "
Delivery
 6
arrived, time, package, good, product
+100%
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" ...  Received a prompt replacement which was good.  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived as promised, no need for break in.  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived on time.  ...  "
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" ...  Delivered on time.  ...  "
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" ...  Product was received as indicated. ... Package was good s was when received  ...  "
Storage
 6
fit, room, normal, half size larger, wide
+67%
-33%
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" ...  I found I needed a half size larger than my normal shoe size.  ...  "
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" ...  Does what it describes fits medium room to snugish  ...  "
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" ...  Got a half size larger to make room for thicker socks and is far too roomy.  ...  "
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" ...  They fit as expected with plenty of room.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 5
comfortable, clean
+100%
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" ...  Easy to put on  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to fit based on size charter.  ...  "
Drivers
 3
ups
+67%
-33%
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" ...  I’m a UPS driver and I go through two pair of these a year totally worth the money!  ...  "
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" ...  Use them daily as a UPS driver.  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 3
-100%
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" ...  Maybe it was a manufacturing defect.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought in May 2019, already torn.  ...  "
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" ...  I said I wanted the product replaced because they were defective.  ...  "

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