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What the New AR 670-1 Means for Your Boots

Top brands are adjusting their boots to accommodate the new Army Regulation 670-1—and we’ve got the lowdown on their plans.

Dolly Parton Laces Up for Boot Campaign

Dolly Parton teamed up with other celebrities to wear combat boots and show support of the U.S. troops. This organization, the Boot Campaign, donates proceeds to charities that assist returning soldiers.

By the Numbers: Altama Boots

Looking to dig up some dirt on some new kicks? We have a glimpse of the 40-plus years of Altama. The legendary boots are now available at sister site TacticalGear.com.

9 Ways Military Boots Have Changed Through the Years

The standard military boot has undoubtedly evolved through the years. To honor this transition, we investigate nine trends that have revolutionized the combat footwear industry. What trends have you noticed?

Name Those Boots

Being the military boot experts, it’s not too often we come across a boot we can’t identify. This time we leave the naming up to you. Can you figure out what combat footwear Airmen of the 451st Air Expeditionary Wing are marching in?

New Kids Boots on the Block

There are plenty of reasons why kids want to wear combat boots: They make ’em feel cool and look tough, especially on the playground. Maybe this is why both Altama and McRae introduced youth military boots to their lineups.

U.S. Military Boot Contracts

The U.S. Department of Defense recently issued an armload of contracts to boot manufacturers across the country. Find out who will be making boots for the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps for the next year.

Jungle Boots

Jungle boots are exactly what they sound like: Boots you wear on missions in tropical climates. In hot and wet conditions that leave your feet sticky and soggy, jungle boots have special features like drainage vents that prevent… Read More