Bikers are spoilt for choice when it comes to motorcycle gear, and riding boots are no exception. Just like any other gear, it’s important to choose the right pair of boots depending on their functionality, usage and the wearer’s riding style. For the adventurous riders venturing out on trails and long tours, it’s totally worth investing in boots that are strong and sturdy, and can take a lot of wear and tear. Here are Team HNP’s top picks for adventure boots to help you take an informed decision.
- TCX Baja Water Proof Boots:
The TCX Baja Waterproof boots are designed for adventure both on and off road, and on and off the bike. They are built to be protective on the bike and walkable on the trail. Full grain leather upper makes them durable and long lasting, while also giving the rugged good looks.
Polyurethane inserts at the ankle, heel and toe and an ergonomic shin plate. The perfect hybrid of a hiking boot and a motocross boot, the TCX Baja Boots will take you where the adventure leads, over any terrain, through any weather.
- TCX Drifter Waterproof Boots:
The TCX Drifter is a perfect combination of vintage aesthetics and modern technology. Tough yet flexible, these lug-soled boots provide high levels of safety and protection while being comfortable to shift gears, walk around off the bike. The reinforced toe section comes with a leather shift panel, and ankle protectors on the lateral and medial side.
The full metal buckles are strong and durable, while the suede heat panels on the medial side provide protection from heated parts. The waterproof liner protects you from the external elements and runs down from the top buckle. The shin plate is composed of polyurethane thus providing more strength and protection. TCX drifter is perfect while wandering into the unknown.
- TCX Hub Boots:
The TCX Hub is a low cut touring-commuting boot with waterproof functionality. These mid-calf height boots have microfiber uppers that are protective yet comfortable. The lightweight boots have soles designed for maximum grip on various surfaces to provide the firm footing necessary when handling the heavier motorcycles characteristic of touring and all-weather sport riding.
The fully waterproof liner and heel, toe and ankle inserts protect from both the elements and the unknown, so you can focus on the road ahead.
- Rev’it! Scout H20 Boots:
The Rev'it! Scout H2O Boots are designed based on a traditional hiking shoe and has features that will appeal to tour and city riders alike. The durable construction offers excellent foot support and stability. The Rev'it! by Vibram sole makes walking comfortable while providing excellent grip and protective properties.
A waterproof hydratex liner and the gusseted tongue ensure the foot are kept dry. Reflection, a gear shift pad, and an anatomically shaped foot bed are just a few examples of its many quality features.
- Oxford Tracker Boots:
The Oxford Tracker are mid-length waterproof boots ideal for long distance touring. The boots have a solid construction and come with a rigid reinforced sole. Double stitched leather panels provide reinforcement at the heel and ankles.
Accordion panels at the front and back of the boot allow for certain level of flexion thus increasing comfort for the wearer. The boot comes with a full-length zip that runs across the side and a loop storm flap to ensure waterproofing. The boots give a classic leather biking look and go perfectly with riding pants or jeans.