boots Archive

The Evolution of Military Boots

One of the most important aspects of a soldier’s uniform has to be their boots. You don’t walk on your hands right? The feet see the most daily action of any part of the body, and that’s definitely true for …

5 Awesome Uses For Paracord

Paracord, 550 cord, whatever you want to call it is amazing! This survival cord is so versatile, you can use it for just about anything. You can use the cord whole, or pull the strands out of the sheath and …

How do I break in my new boots?

Boots can be great. They go anywhere, through any conditions. You just can’t kill them. Unfortunately, you may feel like they’re trying to kill your feet. But a little effort on your part can tame your boots. To break in …

What is a Jungle Boot?

Ever wonder what a Jungle Boot is and how they came to be used? Before WW II, the United States armed forces fought in a number of battles in jungle terrain. Jungle conditions involve constant exposure to water, …

What are Mickey Mouse Boots?

When Mickey Mouse cold weather military boots were first produced soldiers were wearing their sleeping bags during the daytime to keep from freezing, Mickey Mouse boots were highly valued as a major improvement over the protection offered by GI Issue …