2021's Best Winter Boots for Any Climate

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Each year, winter and its antics — all that piercing precipitation and treacherous terrain — seem to inspire plenty of questions about where to find the perfect pair of winter boots. After all, not much puts a damper on a crisp winter’s day than finding yourself caught in a snowstorm with shoes that provide about as much traction as the average pair of ice skates. What you need is a warm, durable and sturdy pair of boots designed for protection — and for navigating the conditions you anticipate encountering.

Whether you're bracing to face rain, snow, mud or something in between, we've got a collection of great winter boots that are built to withstand whatever Mother Nature throws at you when the mercury drops. From top-of-the-line leather choices to cute winter boots for milder climates, there are high-quality, built-to-last options here for everyone.