Warmest Winter Boots for Cold & Snowy Climates

by Joan Albrecht

The key to enjoying the winter climate is by keeping your feet warm and dry. That’s why it’s so important to invest in good winter boots. Having a reliable pair ensures that you’ll be able to have fun in the snow and not dread the cold. We rounded up some great winter boots for women and kids! Patti also reached out to her insta followers for their favorite recommendations. There were so many great responses and we picked the top 9 most popular recommendations!

Warmest Women’s Winter Boots

Kids winter boots

Top Insta Reccomendations:

There were hundreds of responses on insta recommending personal favorites. Here are the top brands and some of the boot options!

1. Sorel

Sorel was by far the most recommended brand! I have noticed a lot of people in Minnesota wearing these so they must live up to the hype!

2. L.L Bean

L.L Bean is a go-to for good winter gear. A lot of people recommended the lined duck boots!

3. Columbia

Another great go-to for winter and outdoor wear. Columbia has such great quality gear. All of their winter boots have great grip for traction in the snow.

4. Teva

I was surprised to see this answer! I did not realize that Teva made boots. They seem like great options for walking around a chilly city.

5. Merell

These look like perf shoes for cold weather climates. I love their sneaker boots! They look super comfortable and have a great grip on the bottom.

6. Uggs

The classic Uggs have been making a huge comeback. These all-weather options are perf for snow and cold weather. They are such great quality and really cute.

7. Sperry

These winter duck boots look so cozy! Duck boots are great for keeping your feet dry and these winter ones have a microfleece for warmth. My fav thing about duck boots is how easily they come on and off.

8. The North Face

These snow boots are light and comfortable. They are great quality and can last you years!

9. Kamiks

A Wagner Fam Fav! They have amazing shoes for all of the family. Tried and true since 1898!

Other Great Recommendations:


Bogs look like great shoes you can easily throw on when it is snowy outside. They are currently having a sale 60% off sale items with the code SNOWMAN

whiteout tonal camo, crandall 2 mid zip, classic casual zip


Mukluks are very traditional snow boots made in Ely, MN. They’re made of very warm material and have a temp rating of -20F. You can choose to get them water-resistant too.

wildcat, klondike, mesa


Another traditional winter boot that dates back to 1910 Ontario, Canada! These boots are high quality and Kodiak is “Canada’s bootmaker”.

claresholm, glacial arctic grip, chadsey arctic grip

Tips for Winter Boots:

*wool socks are a must! So many recommended these Bombas Socks for the entire family. They come in a variety of lengths and fun patterns, too!

*heeled boots help to keep your feet out of the snow

Do you have a pair of favorite warm winter boots that you would 100% recommend for everyday wear? Feel free to share in the comments!

Sweetest Regards, Patti