texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
dennis57, Txpepper, Neil12w, LeonMay, Adventurous Eater
70400 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 110,618
bill oxner 91,416
SnakeWrangler 63,928
stxranchman 59,968
Gravytrain 46,950
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,461
BMD 41,241
Forum Statistics
Forums46
Topics613,186
Posts11,372,431
Members85,400
Most Online19,184
Feb 5th, 2020
Print Thread
Comfortable Snake boots? #8138857 01/22/21 05:22 AM
Joined: Apr 2009
Posts: 3,572
L
Lochsley123 Online Content OP
Extreme Tracker
OP Online Content
Extreme Tracker
L
Joined: Apr 2009
Posts: 3,572
What are y’all wearing? I guide and need something more comfortable for long stalks. What’s the most comfortable boot out there?


Originally Posted by rickym
What kind of lights does it shoot out?
Like are we talkin the mini bulb Christmas lights or a 500 watt flood light?

Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8138935 01/22/21 10:31 AM
Joined: Jul 2019
Posts: 11,101
H
Hudbone Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
H
Joined: Jul 2019
Posts: 11,101
Chippewas

[Linked Image]

Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8139074 01/22/21 02:21 PM
Joined: Oct 2016
Posts: 2,331
JimBridger Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Joined: Oct 2016
Posts: 2,331
Irish Setter VaprTrek waterproof snake boot. Right out of the box, the most comfortable boot you can buy. [Linked Image]


All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing. Edmund Burke
Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8140966 01/24/21 02:04 AM
Joined: Jul 2020
Posts: 254
C
Chopperdrvr Online Content
Bird Dog
Online Content
Bird Dog
C
Joined: Jul 2020
Posts: 254
+1 for the Irish Setter. I have a pair and they feel like a good pair of running shoes.

Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8141179 01/24/21 05:29 AM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 726
T
TKM Offline
Tracker
Offline
Tracker
T
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 726
Have the Irish Setter for a few months, like them so far.

Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8141229 01/24/21 11:13 AM
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 388
A
arandy Online Content
Bird Dog
Online Content
Bird Dog
A
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 388
Danner Sharptails work for me and my feet are messed up from old age and surgery on one.

Last edited by arandy; 01/24/21 11:13 AM.
Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8141588 01/24/21 06:46 PM
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 14,195
6
68rustbucket Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
6
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 14,195
Lace ups are a pain in sand burr country. Also, I’d hate to have a snake strike and get hung on a lace. I have worn the Chippewa w/zipper up the back. Easy on and off. I need to get a new pair, seems that gravity is causing my feet to get wider.


Still looking for a S Texas quail lease spot.
Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8141625 01/24/21 07:23 PM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 1,096
C
Cajun Raider Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
C
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 1,096
Danner is my snake boot of choice.


Don't talk the talk if you didn't walk the walk.
Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8146670 01/28/21 02:36 PM
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 2,963
T
TLew Online Content
Veteran Tracker
Online Content
Veteran Tracker
T
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 2,963
Chips, they feel better than tennis shoes.

Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8153331 02/03/21 02:34 AM
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 18,413
T
TEXASLEFTY Online Content
THF Whiskey Sommelier
Online Content
THF Whiskey Sommelier
T
Joined: Oct 2007
Posts: 18,413
I have the Justin’s, model WK455

https://www.justinboots.com/en-US/Product/Details?stylenumber=WK4555

I’ve had many brands but, never Danners. I’d like to have a pair someday.

Rocky, junk fall apart and poop for a warranty, never again

I’ve had several pairs of Irish setters, super comfortable and durable. Unfortunately all three pairs have lasted one season and in the spring (Turkey) ALWAYS leaked water....

Chippewas, I’ve wanted a pair for many years..... I bought the style described above and just can’t get my foot in them, for the record I sold them to a member 3 years ago and they are still going strong.

I’ve also had Ariat snake boots, it’s strange but the boots still looked new and the inside fell apart to the point I had to cut them open to get my foot out. I will say Ariat offered to give me a discount on a new pair but I got tired of emailing back and forth and decided another lesson learned.

That’s my personal experience, try them all on and walk around the store oh, and stay away from Rocky


Originally Posted by Chunky Monkey
Never been to a camping world. I prefer Dick's to be honest.
Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8153628 02/03/21 12:37 PM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 1,096
C
Cajun Raider Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
C
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 1,096
Danners are expensive but worth it. Great customer service, great product.


Don't talk the talk if you didn't walk the walk.
Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8154325 02/03/21 07:54 PM
Joined: Nov 2006
Posts: 13,840
J
John2 Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
J
Joined: Nov 2006
Posts: 13,840
I wore Danner Pronghorn 8" everyday years ago and they were very comfortable.I would think their snake boots with the full zipper would be just as comfortable.

Last edited by John2; 02/03/21 08:00 PM.

Not all those that wander are lost..

Back The Blue






Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8158830 02/06/21 11:51 PM
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 723
C
CenTex Online Content
Tracker
Online Content
Tracker
C
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 723
Wore chips for 10-15 years. Tried different boot sizes and different sock thicknesses. Nothing worked. They nearly brought me to tears every time I wore them. Not real sure why I continued to wear them for so long. Finally decided to make a change. Bought a pair of Justin’s. Best decision I ever made. Fit like house slippers. Have worn cowboy boots my entire life and never owned a pair of Justin boots. Love their snake boots.

Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8159132 02/07/21 07:13 AM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 726
T
TKM Offline
Tracker
Offline
Tracker
T
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 726
I have the Irish Setter VT's, no complaints so far.

Re: Comfortable Snake boots? [Re: Lochsley123] #8164673 02/11/21 04:37 AM
Joined: Dec 2020
Posts: 1,084
S
Sewer rat Online Content
Pro Tracker
Online Content
Pro Tracker
S
Joined: Dec 2020
Posts: 1,084
I have to wear snake boots at work. Tried many brands and chips hold up the best. Not uncommon for us to walk five miles a day, seven days a week through the brush. I find them comfortable too.

Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 2004-2022 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3