Quite possibly the most important footwear in any closet is a great pair of snow boots. Unlike any other shoe, winter boots can literally make or break your day when it’s cold, wet and miserable outside. Because the right style is so important, we combed the web (and our own closets) looking for the absolute best womens snow boots. In terms of warmth, water-resistance and aesthetics (of course), the 6 snow boot styles featured below are truly the best of the best.
1. UGG Australia Adirondack Boot II
In terms of function and aesthetics, this UGG snow boot is the total package. Waterproof, slip-resistant and cold weather rated, it’s nearly impossible to find anything but glowing reviews.
2. Sorel Joan of Arctic Wedge
It’s no mistake. There’s a snow boot hidden in this fashion-forward wedge boot. Both waterproof and warm, wear this style in any weather.
3. L.L. Bean Shearling Lined Bean Boots
Love this cult favorite snow boot? Prepare to join a waitlist. Although you may not receive your pair for weeks (or months), Bean Boots are worth the time. Made in the U.S. by hand, this insulated, waterproof style may be the last winter boot you ever have to buy.
4. Hi-Tec St. Moritz 200 WP
A serious boot for serious winter weather, Hi-Tec’s boot is waterproof inside and out. And in terms of warmth, you can’t beat 200 grams of Thinsulate insulation.
5. Kamik Momentum
Waterproof, insulated and less than $100, Kamik’s Momentum tends to fly under the radar in terms of popularity. One look at its reviews, however, and you’ll see that it may just be the perfect winter footwear.
6. Sorel Joan of Arctic Waterproof Snow Boot
Sorel truly seems to corner the market on winter footwear, and the Joan of Arctic Waterproof boot is one of their best for cold and snow. Literally hundreds of 5-star reviews prove that this waterproof style is one of the best on the market.