Category: footwear

Haix Nepal Pro boots.

The tactical footwear market is very competitive. Their are a multitude of companies out there offering their take on comfort, durability and function. Haix is a German based manufacturer which has grown a strong reputation for performance, comfort and durability. The Nepal Pro is the civilian name for the boots which are known in military…


Original Swat Boots – Chase 9″ waterproof and H.A.W.K 9″ side zip.

We put our feet through some pretty testing conditions here at GunsandZen. Rain, Snow, mud, prolonged hikes, exposure to heat and chemicals are all fairly common scenarios. A good pair of boots is important and after over 20 years of security involving standing and walking for 12 hour stints I have a fair bit of…


Boot review – Haix Black Eagle Athletic 10 Mid.

Why me? I am probably the worst person on earth to test boots. I have feet that hurt everywhere. My heels rub on my boots and I have to have three pairs that I rotate to keep my left leg happy. I also have slightly dropped arches and platipuslike wide feet. So when I was…