Long gone are the days when wellies were only available in green, they rubbed your feet until you broke out in blisters and felt so heavy that you ended up dragging your feet when you walked anywhere. Modern wellies are now often made from a material called neoprene and they not only protect your feet against the wet and the cold but they are also lightweight and durable. These boots can be used for all kinds of outdoor activities from hiking and gardening to fishing and farm work.
Muck Boots are always a popular option with walkers, fishermen, keen gardeners and anyone who works outside, and this waterproof rubber boot is by far the best choice for anyone needing to buy a new pair of wellies. Good quality neoprene Muck Boots come in a variety of different styles, making it easy to find a pair that will suit your specific needs.
What is Neoprene?
Neoprene is a material that is used to make wetsuits for diving due to its excellent insulating properties. This is why it is a great material to use to make wellies with and it is not only perfect for keeping your feet warm, but it is also lightweight making it extremely comfortable to wear.
Here is a summary about why neoprene boots are well worth investing in:
- Neoprene can help to keep your feet warm in temperatures as cold as -30°C
- It is lightweight, making it easy to walk around in
- It comes in a choice of thicknesses, allowing you to buy a boot to suit your specific needs
- It is flexible, ensuring it is comfortable
- It is durable and hard wearing, making it a good value for money option
Ensuring your wellies are made from neoprene is important if you want to do any type of outdoor activity in wet or cold weather, whether you want to walk the dog, do some gardening, enjoy a spot of fishing or if you run a farm.
Choosing a good quality brand is just as important as ensuring the boot has a neoprene lining or a neoprene shell and Muck Boots are the perfect example of the type of wellies that are well worth investing in.
Check out the following for a few ideas about when you might benefit from wearing Muck Boots:
- When working outdoors, with anything from boats to farm animals
- When you go fishing
- Walking or hiking
- At an outdoor event like a festival or winter wedding
- When camping
- Horse riding
Muck Boots are well known for being made from a material that won’t crack and that is 100% waterproof, and they often have a reinforced sole, toes and heel making them the perfect choice for anyone who works outside in bad weather and mucky conditions.
Skin irritations from Muck Boots made from neoprene are extremely rare, as the foam shell is hypo-allergenic and this is just one of many reasons why Muck Boots made from neoprene are the best Wellington boot on the market.