From the ground up, Bates boots and shoes are constructed with the highest-performance materials and designed with the most innovative features to help you excel in every aspect of your mission. Here you can learn more about these components, and to find the Bates footwear models that feature any combination of them.
Guaranteed to keep you dry. Unequaled combination of waterproofing plus exceptionally breathability.
For more than 70 years the famous yellow octagon identifying Vibram has been synonymous with quality, performance, safety, innovation and design. Vibram soles, created with a desire to increase safety and protection levels, are the result of a constant commitment to research and development. Vibram soles are produced with three objectives: to guarantee the best performance, offer maximum comfort and provide quality over time.
From 3M&, the most recognized brand of clothing insulation, providing exceptional warmth and comfort with less bulk.
Similar to athletic/running shoe construction, this method is lightweight and highly flexible.