The American Bison Boot - Big Lug

$360.00 - $370.00
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Story of the American Bison Boot

The Bison Boot is in a class of its own. It’s made with American Bison hides that are each unique like the legendary animal itself. Slipping your feet in the Bison Boots is an experience in itself, as the leather forms to your foot instantly. The perfect balance between form and function, the Bison boot is in a class of its own.

In 2011 we built a timber frame factory in the woods of Maine. We found the old timers to show us the old ways. We did what had to be done. We dug deep in the ground and in our hearts. We brought back what was forgotten. The people remembered why they used to be makers. “The world’s best”, that’s what American Made used to mean. Here’s the secret... it still does.

All our leather is tanned right here in Maine, 45 minutes from the Origin boot factory. We source our materials and components close to home. From brass eyelets, to laces and thread, everything is sourced domestically. Proving the American supply chain is still very much alive. Have comfort that your boots are 100% Made in America, without compromise.

American Bison are a unique untamed animal. Each hide therefore is also unique, and varies in shade, and character.

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  • 5

    Posted by Tony Roberts on Dec 16th 2020

    These boots are a blessing. I was looking for a good pair of new boots. I had gotten fed up with issues with my Danners. These truly are amazing and break in really well.

  • 3
    Great build, less enthusiastic about the sole...

    Posted by JG on Dec 4th 2020

    Just got these boots after an 8-9 week wait! Before I share my dislike, I’ll share what I do like. These boots are certainly high quality and they feel like it when I lace them up. Takes a good week or two for break in. I ordered mine with the Christy sole because I wanted a comfortable sole for office work and outdoor work. I found that in the Christy, but at the expense of grip. Origin said the Christy is soft, a 45-50 on the Shore A scale, which does make them easier to walk on all day and forgiving on the feet; however, the tread pattern is extremely shallow and nowhere near knobby enough, providing almost no grip on rocks, my Jeep’s step rail (which has grip of its own, yet I’ve slipped multiple times in these boots), or icy/wet ground. The lack of traction/grip is very similar to a Vans or Chuck Taylor shoe. I’d recommend that Origin reevaluate the Christy sole with some deeper tread because the pattern is wonderful and aggressive in style, but not as utilitarian and grippy as I’d expected. I’ll be reaching out to customer service for options.

  • 5
    Worth it

    Posted by Jasen on Dec 1st 2020

    Well made boot - and most importantly all in the USA. Easy to break in. Have received compliments on them multiple times.

  • 5
    Worth the money

    Posted by Dan on Dec 1st 2020

    Comfortable right out of the box, broke in wicked quick, and they are taking the abuse of a UPS driver well

  • 5
    The American Bison Boot

    Posted by Cameron Newland on Nov 30th 2020

    Very happy with the bison boot. Comfortable out of the box and fits great. Dresses up well but also a great work boot. Have had the boots for 4 months and use them often! Thinking of trying another boot soon.

  • 5
    Great Boot!

    Posted by Chris P on Nov 29th 2020

    Love this boot very much. Fits great. Comfortable. Quality feel. Really excited to wear them.

  • 5
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    Posted by Steven B on Nov 26th 2020

    Had them about two weeks. Love them so far! Once they are broken in they are super comfortable.

  • 5
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    Posted by John Rios on Nov 26th 2020

    I am very happy with my boots. The classic simple design that does not go out of style. They were comfortable right out of the box, but have grown even more so with day to day wear. I look forward to see how long they will last. They part of my casual daily wear, jeans, bomber jacket, sweater/sweat shirt.

  • 5

    Posted by Matthew M Farkas on Nov 26th 2020

    greats boots may be coming back for more....get some