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Style# 12148

Range Master Boot

Average rating of 57%
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Purpose Built

A high-performance training boot that doubles as everyday casual wear. Engineered from lightweight, durable ripstop nylon, with sharp HELCOR® leather overlays, this boot looks and feels the part. A full-length CMEVA midsole and nylon shank provide stability, and an Ortholite® insole enhances comfort. For training days, hiking, and range time, the boot features arch lugs, climbing lugs, and a heel brake for traction, plus an 8 mm heel-to-toe drop and broadened forefoot for acceleration and balance. A boot that makes you better.



  • High-performance boot for work and casual wear
  • Enhanced comfort, stability, and traction
  • Lugs and heel brake for training and recreation



  • 8 mm heel-to-toe drop
  • Toe reinforcement
  • Ortholite® insole
  • Full-length CMEVA midsole
  • Nylon shank
  • Ripstop nylon and HELCOR® leather
  • Arch lugs
  • Climbing lugs
  • Heel brake
  • 5.11® Blood Type Patch Kit included
  • Imported

Product Reviews

Ratings and Reviews


(based on 15 reviews)

57 %

Very narrow


From Paul


I had to return these boots. I wear a 13 and these were extremely narrow and very uncomfortable. Everything else about the boot seemed great, but unfortunately if I can't wear them, all the other features don't matter.
5.11 Staff, please consider making this boots in a Wide option. Thanks.

Great fit, alwasy ready!


From CKW


This shoe was incredibly comfortable right out of the box. I ordered my typical size and they fit perfectly. They are sturdy and durable like a boot, but are also light and flexible in the toes like sneakers. This makes them my go-to footwear for just about anything active including everyday work wear, hiking, camping, and hunting. I hope 5.11 continues to supply the range master boot, it is a great product that certainly lives up to the description!

Way Too Small


From Todd


you better order 2 sizes larger

So far so good


From Jager


Have had these shoes for about 2 months now. I have walked trails, hiked, and wore them at the gym. I am pleased with them. Sizing im normally an 11 but I got the 11.5 as the store didn't have an 11 and they still fit great! Also there was no break in needed they were comfy from day one and I like the ankle support.
only been 2 months but so far so good. Price could be a little lower but what couldn't.



From Josh


Not sure why this boot/shoe has a lot of bad reviews. I personally love this shoe. It sits just above your ankle so i'd call it more of a shoe, but it fits great i wear a size 14 and it fit perfectly. I'm a rock climber and a mountaineer, and I bought these for approach shoes as they call it. I use these to hike to my locations to climb. Very grippy, comfortable and good support. I've had them for a month now and so far so good. I use these to rappel in as well. They do the job. I would definitely recommend these to anyone.

Sad and Horrible


From K92597


Out of all the Boots i have worn from 5.11 holy crap! Really disappointed in this boot which was really narrow for some reason. The damn thing tore on the side after like two weeks of forcing myself to wear them.

way too narrow-dissapointed


From recon_dave


Iv'e had 5 pairs of 5.11 boots and a pair of tactical trainers. The boots were comfortable out of the box and never had any discomfort at all. This pair i could barely get on and there was no way i was walking in them. I don't know any grunts with feet built this girly.

Way too narrow!


From West


What is the deal with these shoes being so narrow? And what's the deal with everyone using "to" for "too" narrow? Learn to use proper grammar people. These really are so narrow I couldn't even get my foot in and I do not have a wide foot. I have never bought a wide before but wish these came in a wide.

Great looking shoe.... Poor fitting Shoe


From J


This is the best looking shoe. However, this is the worst fitting shoe I've ever put on my feet. they are way to narrow. 5.11, needs to keep the shoe because the style is awesome, but really needs to work on the sizing. They are really uncomfortable.



From EOD

from Florida

This boot looks good, and is built good, however it is extremely narrow compared to normal footwear. Hoping it stretches out...

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