Simms Freestone Boot with felt sole has a 12mm felt outsole version of the Freestone Boot. The Simms StreamTread platform is for heavy-duty wading performance, support and traction. The synthetic full-grain leather and scratch rubber upper is for all-around durability. The neoprene-lined collar is for all-around hiking and wading comfort.
Approx. pair weight (size 10) 65.6 ozStock Sizes 5-16, whole sizes, EEE width
Benefits of Felt Sole Wading Boots:
Traction - Felt Sole Wading Boots are well known for their ability to stick better to varying type of river/stream bedrock conditions. Therefore, with Felt Sole Wading Boots you will be less likely to slip or fall while wading and fly-fishing.
Mobility - With felt soles you will be able to move about much more easily when wading because felt soles have great traction.
Recovery - If for some reason you do happen to trip or fall when wading, the felt sole wading boots will help you to recover much more easily, which is obviously a huge plus when considering which type of wading boot to use.
Piece of Mind - Because felt sole boots have great traction, mobility and help you to recover when you trip or fall, you can breathe easy and focus on fly-fishing and catching that trophy fish at your favorite stream or river.
Not all styles available in all sizes; please see individual boot for size specifics ** Freestone Boot - Streamtread only