If you spend long hours trekking through wildland terrain, you will love the Missoula 2.1, the best hiker boots for wildland firefighting. It has a hiking design that was made for uneven terrain. One of its outstanding qualities is the heat-resistant cement sole construction which is rated to withstand heat of up to 573°F. This ensures your wildland firefighter boots don’t melt or wear away when fire is about to heat up the surroundings. The Nomex® protection of the stitching and lacing are also heat and flame-resistant.
Airpower® XR1 Pro
For state-of-the-art wildland firefighting and emergency response boots, look no further than the Airpower® XR1 which are quad-certified leather wildland fire boots designed to provide comfort and stability. Certified to NFPA 1977 for wildland firefighting, these German-engineered boots also feature a CROSSTECH® protective inner liner which prevents the shoes from getting penetrated by water, chemicals and bloodborne pathogens. All day comfort and NFPA certified protection while fighting wildfires is the hallmark of this boot.
Special Fighter USAR
For front-line urban emergency responders, the Special Fighter USAR might be more appropriate for maximum protection and comfort. These NFPA-certified boots can handle the job, whether in urban or remote areas, and can protect you from heat, water, chemical, fuel, oil, and bloodborne pathogens. This is all in part to the highly-resistant materials that surround the boot such as the CROSSTECH® inner liner and Sun Reflect leather. Enhancing this further is the breathable insole which provides excellent moisture-absorption so your feet stays dry even when you’re in the move for most of the day.
We also carry a line of Smoke Jumper Boots and other Fire and Safety Boots that has set the standard in the forest-fighting industry.
For the ultimate protection, we recommend you look through this line of Wildland Firefighter boots and Smoke Jumper Boots that are engineered to defend you against the threats that you encounter on the job. Firefighting, especially in wildland, is not an easy job. You need footwear that can keep up with your demanding duties. Get a pair of HAIX Wildland Fire boots today and enjoy ultimate protection and support.