Comfortable but sturdy. Rugged yet flexible. We've searched out some of the best boots designed for shooting on the market and road tested them for you (and we've also included a pair for dog handlers).

Meindl Dovre Pro GTX boots for shooting

Meindl Dovre Pro GTX boots

A Gore-Tex linked flexible waxed leather boot offering a comfortable, waterproof fit. Available in two versions, with either a 26cm (wide) or 20cm (short collar). Short RRP £279.9 Wide. RRP £309.99

Bushwear

 

Le Chameau men’s LCX Condor Boot

Better known for its leather-lined rubber boots, Le Chameau has diversified by producing a high quality light-weight stalking boot. Made from oiled nubuck leather and with a multi-layer LCX lining, this boot is waterproof and breathable. RRP £280

Le Chameau

Anatom Rannock Extreme boots

Designed with comfort and performance in mind for long days out on the hill, these boots feature a three-layer membran3 to guarantee waterproofing and breathability. RRP 289.99

Bushwear 

 

 Brandecosse Cervo Rosso boots

Brandecosse Cervo Rosso boots

These waterproof 11in high lace -up boots have proven popular with gamekeepers and stalkers, thanks to the excellent support and toe protection they offer. They feature a contoured and removable cushioned footbed and leather-lined collar. RRP £299

Brandecosse

Ariat Catalyst VX Defiant boots

Ariat Catalyst VX Defiant boots

Available in both 8in and 10in, these boots are perfect footwear when spending a long day outdoors. Constructed from waterproof leather and featuring a Gore-Tex membrane, they also have a temperature-managing X-Static layer for odour protection when you are working hard. RRP 319.99

Philip Morris

Aigle Gore Tex walking boots

Aigle Gore-Tex walking boots

Ideal for taking on tough treks across tricky terrain, these walking boots are durable with high performance waterproof and breathable technology built in. they fit neatly around the ankle and feature a padded layer to ensure you are comfortable and well supported.  RRP£160

Outdoor & Country

Harkila Elk Hunter GTX

Harkila Elk Hunter GTX

These insulated boots are good down to minus 20C.  A very versatile boot perfect for stalking or shooting in a variety of different terrains, whilst providing stability and comfort. From £209.99

Harkila

Viking Villrein GTX_

Viking Villrein GTX boots in Realtree Xtra

Built for long-lasting comfort, these boots offer excellent protection in extreme wet conditions thanks to a breathable Gore-TEX membrane and a lightweight EVA midsole. The Realtree Xtra camouflage offers extra concealment. Available in both standard lace-up and BOA cable fastening styles. From £220.

Viking

Harkila light GTX 10in dog keeper boots

Light GTX 10in Dog Keeper boots

These boots have been voted the dog handler’s choice for comfort when walking long distances. They are exceptionally lightweight and waterproof, whcih also makes them useful for beating or picking up on a wet and windy day. RRP£229.99

Harkila