Customer reviews for Columbia Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®

Columbia Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®

This waterproof, seam sealed and insulated winter boot is a true workhorse for activities in cold winter weather. Fortified with new hardware, including bombproof eyelets for easy and secure lacing, we’ve also added double rivets for durability. The reflective lining traps body heat to amplify the warming power of 200 grams of Omni-Heat® insulation. When terrain becomes truly treacherous and unpredictable, the dual compound high traction rubber keeps you safe and stable.
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37 out of 41(90%)customers recommend this product.
Customer reviews for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
Review 1 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Perfect Boot

PostedOctober 15, 2013
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Location: UK
Outdoor Experience:Everyday Adventurer (outdoors 20-52 days a year)
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
I purchased this unseen and untried for my husband who is a UK size 11 with medium to broad feet. So to be safe, erred on the side of caution and went for a UK 11.5 = US 12. It's perfect and he is delighted (he is not easy to buy for). I would recommend a 1/2 size bigger if you are unable to try before you buy.
I would recommend this product.
+14points
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Review 2 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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4 / 5
4 / 5

Good price. Good boot.

PostedOctober 29, 2013
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Location: Eastern WA
Outdoor Experience:Everyday Adventurer (outdoors 20-52 days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
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4 / 5
4 / 5
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4 / 5
4 / 5
The boot is good. They are a little stiff but hoping they will continue to break in. Warm and extremely water proof. Wore boots through ponds and high mud... No leaks. Rinsed the mud off with a hose while wearing the boots.... No leaks. Will buy again. Look forward to using in snow.
I would recommend this product.
+4points
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Review 3 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

great boot

PostedDecember 16, 2013
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Location: Massachusetts
Outdoor Experience:Everyday Adventurer (outdoors 20-52 days a year)
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User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Worked great in the recent snow storm, looks nice too!
I would recommend this product.
+1point
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Review 4 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Nice winter boots

PostedDecember 4, 2013
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Location: Denver,co
Outdoor Experience:Everyday Adventurer (outdoors 20-52 days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
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4 / 5
4 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Good looking nice boots.
I would recommend this product.
+1point
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Review 5 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

warm and very light

PostedDecember 29, 2013
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Location: auburn,ma
Outdoor Experience:Everyday Adventurer (outdoors 20-52 days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
Runs a Little Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Perfect boot warm, dry and light very hard to find boots that have those three qualities highly recommend these boots worth every penny.
+3points
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Review 6 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Omni Heat Best Boots ever

PostedDecember 31, 2013
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Location: Minneapolis, MN
Outdoor Experience:Everyday Adventurer (outdoors 20-52 days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
These are the best boots I have ever had they keep my feet warm and they are light - not heavy and clunky
I would recommend this product.
+5points
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Review 7 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Great product

PostedJanuary 3, 2014
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Location: Berkshire, MA
Outdoor Experience:Professional Thrill Seeker (outdoors 53+ days a year)
Employee:No
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
My second pair of Bugaboot in about 7 years or so. This pair is very light and comfortable. Had my first chance to wear them this week in -15 F and my feet stayed nice and warm with one pair of wool socks on. Work all day outside at a nordic skiing resort.
I would recommend this product.
+5points
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Review 8 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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4 / 5
4 / 5

Great ankle support, a bit stiff

PostedJanuary 7, 2014
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Location: Minnesota
Outdoor Experience:Professional Thrill Seeker (outdoors 53+ days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
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4 / 5
4 / 5
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4 / 5
4 / 5
I've had the boots for a couple months now and have been wearing them daily.
They have done well from 32° to -37°. Socks make a big difference.
I've had an ankle reconstruction, and am always looking for good support. These boots certainly provided that.
On the down side, they are fairly stiff. Mine have started to develop an odd crease in on the sides.
Also on the slight negative, they don't breathe as well as others, anything near or above freezing, and it's like a sauna in there.
All in all, I'm happy to recommend the boots. They are significantly less bulky than my 1500 gram boots, and provided similar warmth.
I would recommend this product.
+7points
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Review 9 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Best Snow Boot

PostedJanuary 10, 2014
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Location: Taos, NM
Outdoor Experience:Professional Thrill Seeker (outdoors 53+ days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
I just bought a second pair of Bugaboot Plus II Omni-Heat, so I can work day after day in the snow and give each pair a full day to dry out all the way. Over the course of a day, they keep your feet warm and dry, regardless of weather, and they are so light and have such great traction, its a pleasure to work in winter conditions. I partner them up with Outdoor Research Crocodile gators which clip neatly onto the front gator ring, and wear a pair of chainsaw chaps over the top of all that, and it doesn't matter if the snow is 3' deep - toasty toes all day with a thin cotton and a thick wool sock inside!
I would recommend this product.
+12points
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Review 10 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Keep the snow out

PostedDecember 15, 2013
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Location: Iowa City, IA
Outdoor Experience:Occasional Explorer (outdoors 0-19 days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Great boots! Wearing them, I feel like I were a tank that can break all the barriers in my way. They also very warm. I love them so much.
I would recommend this product.
+2points
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Review 11 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Columbia has the best shoes

PostedDecember 16, 2013
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Location: Pinetop, Az
Outdoor Experience:Everyday Adventurer (outdoors 20-52 days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
My brother who lives in Bulgaria loves Columbia shoes. Unfortunately there is no Columbia store there so I had to send him the shoes from here. Our Christmas wish is that Columbia store will open in Bulgaria.
I would recommend this product.
+1point
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Review 12 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Warm and sturdy boot

PostedJanuary 20, 2014
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Location: Campbell Hall NY
Outdoor Experience:Everyday Adventurer (outdoors 20-52 days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
Runs a Little Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
These boots are great. Definitely waterproof standing in 5 inches of water. Very warm hiking in snow in thin socks. A little narrow in the foot but fits like a glove. I have ankle issues and the hi height really helps with ankle stabilization. Well worth it.
I would recommend this product.
+10points
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Review 13 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

No more frozen feet

PostedFebruary 1, 2014
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Location: Geneseo, IL
Outdoor Experience:Professional Thrill Seeker (outdoors 53+ days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Since I was a little kid, I have had issues with my feet getting really cold and numb. This would make it difficult as a Bass Angler to stay out on the water all day long in the Spring and Fall when it was chilly outside.
Since getting a pair of Bugaboots, I have not had this problem anymore. They keep my feet warm, dry and comfortable all day long.
I would definitely recommend them to EVERYONE!!!
I would recommend this product.
+11points
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Review 14 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Great boots

PostedDecember 30, 2013
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Location: Kingston, Ma
Outdoor Experience:Professional Thrill Seeker (outdoors 53+ days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
I'm on feet all day and these boots keep my feet warm and dry. Definitely my favorite pair boots.
I would recommend this product.
+4points
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Review 15 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

great boots

PostedJanuary 5, 2014
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Location: massachusetts
Outdoor Experience:Everyday Adventurer (outdoors 20-52 days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
bought as a gift for my husband, he has trouble finding comfortable shoes and boots. he loves these boots. at first thought they felt small but they seem to be okay now.
the boots are very warm, excellent traction, and are very light weight.
I would recommend this product.
+6points
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Review 16 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Provided excellent warmth and traction.

PostedJanuary 12, 2014
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Location: MI
Outdoor Experience:Everyday Adventurer (outdoors 20-52 days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Boot met or exceeded all expectations to endure Michigan winters.
I would recommend this product.
+11points
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Review 17 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Mens Bugaboot

PostedJanuary 14, 2014
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Location: Angleton Tx
Outdoor Experience:Everyday Adventurer (outdoors 20-52 days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
This is the 3rd pair of Bugaboots that I have own...always get 4- 5yrs of service out of these boots....most excellent quality.
I would recommend this product.
+10points
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Review 18 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Excellent Product

PostedDecember 16, 2014
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Location: Upstate NY
Outdoor Experience:Occasional Explorer (outdoors 0-19 days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
I bought a pair for myself, and my wife. So far, we have been very happy with these boots. It's not even winter yet officially here in upstate New York, but we've already had lots of snow and ice. These boots are keeping our feet warm and are well made. I feel secure on the snow and ice. They look great (I bought black) and wear very well. Mine fit perfectly (Size 13) and we are glad we got the size up (10) for my wife, as a 9-1/2, would have been too snug for her.
Good work and thanks! We got these during the Black Friday Special, so the price was awesome.
I would recommend this product.
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Review 19 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Bring on the Winter!

PostedDecember 16, 2014
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Location: Vancouver BC
Outdoor Experience:Professional Thrill Seeker (outdoors 53+ days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
Runs Small
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Runs Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
I am a avid Golfer you plays daily here in Vancouver BC and as anyone who lives here knows it get's pretty wet and muddy this time of year. Rather than ruining another pair of Golf Shoes I bought the Bugaboot II and could not be happier. Standing water, Mud, Cold temperatures these boots will handle it all with ease and the soles are great for traction on ice as well.
I would recommend this product.
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Review 20 for Men’s Bugaboot™ Plus II Omni-Heat®
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5 / 5
5 / 5

I love 'em!

PostedDecember 21, 2014
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Location: New Orleans
Outdoor Experience:Professional Thrill Seeker (outdoors 53+ days a year)
Employee:No
User Rated Sizing: 
Runs Very Small
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5 / 5
5 / 5
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5 / 5
5 / 5
I wish that I was more of a technical person so I understood how Columbia's "omni-shield" works. But I'm a believer! As a movie and tv cameraman, I'm on my feet all day in all kinds of weather. These boots are amazing: comfortable to walk and stand in and my size 13s don't feel like I'm Bozo the clown! Bitter cold I just used heavier socks, just cold, regular socks and feet stayed dry and toasty all day.
I would recommend this product.
+2points
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