Best In Snow | Boots 2018
Having the right pair of boots is crucial for on hill comfort. That’s true whether you’re lapping the park, cruising groomers or slashing powder. With various lacing options, flex patterns, and recommended uses to choose from, finding the right boot can be a chore. Luckily for you, we handpicked some of our favorite and best selling models. From the all-mountain ready K2 Maysis, to the park tuned Vans Hi-Standard there is sure to be a boot to fit your own unique riding style.
Scroll through some of our top picks for 2018, or hit that button below to cruise our full selection.
Designed with the more aggressive rider in mind, the Burton Imperial features a medium-stiff flex that provides added support and response for big mountain riding. Speed Zone™ lacing system keeps your feet locked down and planted for ultimate control and board feel. With performance in mind, these boots feature a recycled Vibram outsole for superior grip when hiking in snow, or walking on ice. For sustained support throughout the season, Burton utilizes S4 Shell panels on the exterior of the boot for increase durability and flexibility. This technology allows the boots to look and feel great from opening weekend till closing day!
Adidas Samba ADV
The Samba ADV features the perfect blend of street influenced style and top level mountain performance. With a 3D molded tongue these boots offer great comfort and support for any all-mountain freestyle rider. Utilizing a middle of the road flex these classic looking boots are ready for sidehits and tree bonks. Complete with a Continental rubber outsole, the Samba has excellent traction for hiking in the side country, or setting up a spot in the streets. If a classic look and top of the line all-mountain performance is what you are after check out the Samba ADV from Adidas.
With all mountain performance in mind, the 2018 K2 Maysis boot has been updated with Endo Flex construction for lasting performance and a more aggressive flex. Endo Flex construction is an innovative urethane frame which helps maintain the boot's flex and feel all season long. Complete with the Boa Conda lacing system, the Maysis offers on the fly adjustment allowing you complete control over the interior and exterior of the boot. You also get a Vibram Pro Light outsole which is both highly durable and extremely lightweight. If big terrain and aggressive riding is your style, check out the K2 Maysis boot with Endo Flex Construction.
Vans best selling boot of all time, how could you go wrong? The Hi-Standard has proven to be a top choice of freestyle riders year after year, for its simple design and unmatched performance. With a traditional lace system and an overall softer flex, this boot has the perfect amount of support and lateral mobility. The Reverse Waffle outsole is lightweight and full of grip, making it great for hiking in the mountains and stomping around in the streets. A heat-moldable liner provides a customized fit, while the Internal Web Harness keeps that liner locked down inside the shell. If you're looking for a traditional lace boot that kills it in the park, look no further, the Vans Hi-Standard is here.
DC Shoes have redesigned the Judge snowboard boots to combine a stiff, articulated construction with the fine-tuned fit of Boa H3 Coilers. A stiffer feel enhances response at speed and delivers the support needed for sending off jumps. Two Boa dials allow you to micro-adjust the tightness of the boot to lock in your heel, while Aerotech vents speed sweat evaporation to keep your feet dry. The internal ankle harness provides supported framing for your ankles and provides added heel hold. The lightweight and rugged Vibram outsole makes slick parking lots and steep hikes a breezes. With the amount of technology and design features packed into one all-mountain boot it is hard to go wrong with the DC Judge.
With a fast and efficient lacing system it is hard to go wrong the Ride Lasso. Featuring a medium-stiff level and a modest price tag, these boots are great for any beginner to intermediate level rider looking to charge the whole mountain. Lock Down Turbo lacing ensures a quick, secured fit that can be tweaked and adjusted on the fly so you can spend more time riding and less time worrying about your feet. A Michelin rubber outsole provides superior grip and dampening, while an Intuition Support Foam Liner ensures these boots have the perfect blend of support and comfort.