Whether your idea of a rugged day involves 12 miles of treacherous terrain or 12 hours of tough lifting, you'll appreciate the form and function of these sturdy Rocky 6297 Men's 8 Inch Steel Toe Hiker Boots. A combination of supple full-grain and Nubuck leather makes the uppers of this rugged brown pair both comfortable and long-wearing. These boots are built with Rockys signature water-proof construction for guaranteed protection in wet, soggy and muddy conditions. -approved steel toes keep your feet safe from impacts, falling objects and rough terrain. Custom orthotic EVA footbeds soften your step while comfort-stride heels offer cushioning and absorb shock. That means less pain and fatigue after long hours or miles on the job or trail. Underfoot you'll find integrated TPU torsion stabilizers for a solid platform and rubber Sawblade outsoles for solid grip. The soles are oil-resistant to prevent corrosion and slip-resistant to keep you in control on your feet.