Playing in the snow is one of the joys of childhood, and parents want the best kids’ snow boots to make sure that children’s feet are protected from moisture and cold temperatures. Modern materials and shoemaking technology have made it possible to design lightweight snow boots that provide superior traction, adequate arch support and shock absorption for active children. Waterproof and cold-resistant materials ensure that kids can stay warm while playing or walking in the snow for hours. Winter shoes for children should also be easy to put on and take off to encourage dressing independently.
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1. Northside Boys and Girls Frosty Winter Snow Boot
The Frosty Winter snow boot from Northside is made from 100 percent nylon, and it is suitable for both boys and girls from toddler to big kids sizes. The nylon uppers are waterproof with Thermolite insulation and fabric lining. Rubber outsoles provide superior traction. This pair is weather-rated for minus 25 degrees Fahrenheit. The shaft is about 7.5 inches from the arch with 1-inch heels and a platform measuring 0.25 inch. An adjustable hook-and-loop strap is positioned in the midfoot section to ensure a snug fit. The opening stretches to a 12.5-inch diameter, which is fitted with an adjustable bungee and elastic toggle pull closure> It’s an all-weather pair that little kids can put on and take off easily.
2. Sorel Snow Commander Snow Boot
The Snow Commander snow boot from Sorel is sturdy, weather-proof and dependable. This could be one of the best girls’ snow boots with its waterproof rubber shell and a removable and machine-washable inner boot that provides maximum warmth in very cold weather. The lug soles provide good traction on any surface and the rubberized toe guard adds a protective layer for the feet. The pair is designed with a hook-and-loop ankle strap with toggle and bungee closure on the cuffs to make sure that the boot fits snugly. The shaft is approximately 5 inches with a 0.25-inch heel.
3. GUBARUN Boys Snow Boots and Cold Weather Shoes
Constructed from fabric and leather, Gubarun’s Boys snow boots are waterproof with faux fur lining to keep little feet dry and warm in cold and wet weather. The rubber soles are non-slip, providing maximum traction on slippery surfaces. A hook-and-loop closure on the wide cuff makes it easy for toddlers and big kids to handle putting on and taking off their shoe on their own. The closure can be adjusted using the buckle loops to ensure a snug fit to help retain warmth and keep moisture out.
4. HOBIBEAR Kids Winter Snow Boots Faux Fur Lined Shoes
Hobiebear’s unisex kids’ snow boots are designed for maximum comfort and safety while retaining that fun aesthetic. It is made from water-resistant durable textile with a sturdy toe cap for anti-collision protection. The flexible outsoles offer good traction and anti-skid protection. The boot is lined with luxurious faux fur on top of the moisture-wicking lining to keep little feet dry and toasty in wintry weather. The simple hook-and-loop closure allows little hands to pull off and put on these boots by themselves. The outer shell is easy to clean, and the material dries quickly.
5. Columbia Kids’ Minx Mid Iii Waterproof Omni-Heat Snow Boot
The Columbia Kids’ Minx Mid Iii Omni-heat snow boot is a unisex winter boot for little kids and big kids. This is a pair that is completely waterproof yet breathable, applying seam-sealed construction through Omni-tech technology for maximum comfort and protection. Additional features include the Omni-heat reflective lining to provide the best insulation, a removable polyurethane midsole for support and shock absorption and the Omni-grip rubber sole for anti-slip protection. The shaft is about 8.75 inches from the arch, designed with a faux fur collar to add style. The lace-up closure makes it easy to slip on and take off. It is comfort-rated for up to minus 25 degrees Fahrenheit.
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6. Kamik Kids’ Waterbug5 Snow Boot
The Waterbug5 snow boot by Kamik Kids is weather-rated for use in minus 40 degrees Fahrenheit, and no feature has been left out to make sure that these boots meet every standard for comfort, safety and weather protection. Uppers are constructed from 600-denier waterproof nylon with a snow collar that can be adjusted with the Easy Grab lace. This pair has a Zylex liner that can be removed for cleaning and readjusting. A Velcro strap grips the midfoot area for quick adjustments. The rubber bottom is lightweight, yet it provides support and traction especially on tricky terrain. The Waterbug5 features reflective patches on the outer shell to keep kids safe and visible in low light conditions.
7. Kamik Girl’s Frostline Snow Boot
The Frostline snow boot from Kamik Girl features faux fur lining along with fleece for maximum moisture wicking to keep the feet dry and warm in cold weather. The outer shell is constructed from 210-denier nylon with a faux shearling collar that folds down for a quick stylish update. The rubber sole offers good traction, and the boot is comfort-rated for minus 10 degrees Fahrenheit. The shaft is about 7 inches from the arch, and the boot opening measures 7.25 inches. Kamik’s reflective Niteray boot patches help to keep your child visible after dark.
8. Bogs Kids Classic High Waterproof Insulated Rubber Rain and Winter Snow Boot
This Classic High Winter snow boot from Bogs is 100 percent waterproof and breathable. It is constructed from a quality rubber with 7-millimeter Neo-tech insulation with a four-way stretch bootie for maximum comfort and warmth. Rubber soles provide superior traction on most surfaces. This pair is comfort-rated for minus 30 degrees Fahrenheit. The footbed is contoured for best support. The shaft is 11 inches from the arch with a heel height of 0.5-inch and a platform of 0.25 inch. The opening has a circumference of 11 inches with sturdy handles provided to help ease the boot on and off.
9. Columbia Kids’ Childrens Powderbug Plus Ii Snow Boot
The Powderbug Plus Ii snow boot is possibly one of the best tall kids snow boots with a shaft of 10 inches from the arch. The outer shell and outsole is a one-piece, injection-molded thermoplastic rubber while the boot uppers are made from waterproof nylon and synthetic leather. It is lined with removable and washable recycled felt. Adjust the fit easily using the mid-foot hook-and-loop strap or the pull cord on the cuff. This boot is weather-rated for minus 25-degrees Fahrenheit.
10. Columbia Kids’ Youth Bugaboot Plus Iv Omni-Heat Snow Boot
The Bugaboot Plus Iv Omni-Heat snow boot features Columbia’s Omni-heat technology in the reflective lining that is used to improve insulation and heat retention. The Techlite shell enhances the seam-sealed waterproof construction. The shaft measures 6.5 inches from the arch. The Techlite midsoles are lightweight, providing adequate foot support. With rubber outsoles designed for anti-slip action, waterproof construction and easy lace-up closures, this may be one of the best kids’ snow boots.
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By BCR Staff