Military shoes and rangers
Military rangers, combat boots or military shoes are traditionally used by the military . Military shoes are much more resistant and support the ankles. Today, there are a multitude of models, including high upper shoes, mid upper shoes and low upper shoes. You'll also find gendarmerie rangers and police rangers. They also boast a range of features that make them waterproof, hard-wearing and lightweight. Comfortable rangers are now possible. We also offer women's rangers. You'll also discover emblematic ranges such as haix military shoes and Lowa military shoes. See also our selection of tactical pants.
Composition: 31% Wool/29% Polyester/19% Cotton/15% Polyamide/1% Elastodiene
Height: approx. 32 cm
Semi-loop foot for long-lasting comfort
The wool used is treated to be moth-proof and insect-proof
Y heel and tightening band for good support
Flex bands to prevent discomfort in the shoe
Half-loop heel counter
Silver-wire heel/toe to reinforce wear zones and prevent odors
Sizes: 36/38, 39/41, 42/44, 45/47
Color: Army green
Breathable nylon mesh fabric
High-density nubuck leather
Toe and heel reinforcement
Slip- and oil-resistant
Hydroguard® waterproof lining (complies with SATRA TM77:2017 test report)
Sizes: 40 to 47
What are army shoes called?
Army shoes can be called by many names, such as Rangers or Brodequins: Rangers or Brodequins.
Rangers are the emblematic footwear of thearmy. The origin of its name comes from the American army and its famous corps, the Rangers.
This is a high military shoe that protects the ankle from sprains and animals such as snakes and scorpions during long marches. These military shoes gave their name to the shoes of the French army, which were the boot for jumping and infantrymen for many years, like the legendary BM65. It has equipped generations of soldiers.
Today, the common name is Rangers for models that rise above the ankle, and chaussures militaires mid for intermediate models with a medium shaft.
Where to find military rangers?
You can find military rangers in most military surplus stores and online. If you're having trouble finding what you're looking for, don't worry, contact us! We offer iconic rangers such as World War II jump brodequins. French army rangers of all generations(BM65 and Haix Nepal Pro). You'll also find our flagship product for the military, the Lowa Zephyr GTX Mid . The Lowa Zephyr GTX Mid is just as suitable for the military as it is for law enforcement officers, security guards and private individuals looking for a good hiking boot.
Of course, you can find military rangers in our Mode Tactique military surplus store in Aubière near Clermont-Ferrand in the Puy-De-Dôme (63 ) region of Auvergne. Or simply order them online. Don't hesitate to contact us to help you choose your size or for personalized advice, or drop by our boutique to try on your size.
What are the best rangers?
The best rangers on the market for both professional and private use are without doubt the Lowa Zephyr GTX Mid, which offer an excellent balance between breathability and waterproofing. They're also the lightest tactical shoes on the market, weighing in at 560g per shoe for size 42. You benefit from arch support and the option of adding insoles for even greater comfort.
Other brands in the sector have nothing to be ashamed of either! This is particularly true of Salomon brand, whose features are similar to those of the Lowa Zephyr, but which is more suited to people with slender feet. Finally, Magnum is another market leader. However, these are more suited to law enforcement and security personnel.
In our experience, if there's an answer to the question " What are the best military shoes?", follow our advice and take a closer look at our brands listed here!