Navigating strong currents and slippery rock riverbeds is part of the experience.
Simms Freestone® Wading Boots - Rubber Soles has a proven record of durability and traction in rocky rivers around the world. It provides the support underfoot and at the ankle for negotiating slick, unseen river bottoms. The synthetic uppers take the abuse of brush, rock, and water in stride, while a cushioned midsole and partial neoprene lining provide all-day cushioning and warmth.
Waterproof synthetic leather & scratch rubber upper
Partial neoprene lining
Dual-density EVA midsole for shock absorption
Simms own rubber compound
Reengineered from the ground up, Simms’ classic Freestone® Boot—in felt—features gold-standard stability and support at a price that won’t break the bank.
Source classic style and bomber durability from the synthetic full-grain leather and scratch rubber upper. A neoprene-lined collar enhances all-around hiking and wading comfort. And navigate the slick and unruly with confidence thanks to Simms’ proven StreamTread™ platform.
A new, more durable update to our best-selling felt wading boot.
A 12mm Felt outsole version of the FREESTONE® boot
Simm’s StreamTread™ platform for heavy-duty wading performance, support & traction
Synthetic full-grain leather & scratch rubber upper for all-around durablilty
Neoprene-lined collar for all-around hiking & wading comfort
Try wading all day in sandals or sneakers and you'll understand why Simms designed the Intruder® Boot for saltwater wading.
Whether you're in surf or exploring saltwater flats, these wet wading boots support your feet and let you move without worrying about what's under foot. You can wear them barefoot in warm water or with our Neoprene Wading or Guard socks when you need more warmth.
A built-in neoprene sock hugs your foot for a snug fit, and a Vibram® outsole grips everything from wet rock to slippery wood. There's a fold-down gravel guard to keep out sand and debris.
Integrated neoprene sock & fold‐down gravel guard
Full neoprene lining for cushioning & easy on/off
Dual‐density EVA midsole for shock absorption
Welded TPU pads in high abrasion areas
Non‐corrosive lacing hardware
Designed to be worn barefoot or with Simms® Neoprene Wading or Guard Socks
Aprrox weight: 1.35kgs
Tech: Vibram® invests heavily in research and development of products never overlooking even the most minute detail. Inspired by free climbing rubber, Vibram Idrogrip is ideal on wet surfaces and improves grip on slippery terrain. Vibram Megagrip offers the ideal combination of grip and durability for maximum surface adaptability.
Sneaker comfort and mobility meets wading boot durability and support for the saltwater flats.
Nothing compares to stalking fish on saltwater flats. Simms'purpose-built Flats Sneaker is the go-to choice for roaming these skinny waters, blending the durability and support of a wading boot with the lightweight feel of a sneaker. Non-marking rubber outsoles deliver the traction you need on the boat or in the water, while Right Angle® footbeds and a mid-height design promote surefooted, all-day comfort.
Mid-cut, lace-toe and synthetic upper
Durable, saltwater-friendly materials
Non-absorbing foam lining with synthetic face
Gum rubber outsole for traction when wet
Removable Right Angle® Footbed for a secure and comfortable underfoot ride
Fabric tech: Simms rubber outsole; Right Angle® Footbed