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Style# 12354

EVO 8" CST Boot

Average rating of 77%
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Purpose Built

Tough and comfortable, 5.11® EVO CST Boots deliver superior protection and traction for any terrain, and feature a puncture-resistant frame and composite safety toe to guard against the elements.

Features and benefits

  • Sturdy, responsive tactical boot
  • Composite safety toe and puncture-resistant
  • Side-zip access for easy on/off


  • 14 mm heel-to-toe drop
  • Side-zip
  • Puncture-resistant frame
  • eVent® protective waterproof membrane
  • Composite safety toe
  • Ortholite insole
  • Full-length EVA midsole
  • Nylon shank
  • Oil- and slip-resistant outsole
  • Nubuck and pebbled leather
  • Cemented and stitched EVO Cupsole platform
  • Climbing lugs
  • Friend-finder tracking logo
  • YKK® zippers
  • Sausage laces
  • Imported
Product Reviews

Ratings and Reviews

 3.9 average rating

(based on 6 reviews)

77 %

best boots ever

 Rated 5.0 stars

From wesley


I have bought diffant boot in the past to i came a crose these boots these boot are comfortable after a week of haveing them they have not fall a part like some outer brands for the price of the boots is not bad they with stand water. they did not got my feet wet they stay cool not like mose outer brand

Outstanding Boot

 Rated 5.0 stars

From Terry


Wasn't sure what to expect when I bought these, but after only a few weeks I am very impressed with this boot. I have owned many different boots in my life but these are by far the most comfortable! They provide incredible support and still manage to keep my feet cool and dry. Aside from the positive grip on every surface I have tried thus far these boots are incredibly quiet. Not just quiet, but spooky quiet. I am 6'3", 250 lbs and these boots are by far the quietest footwear of any type I have ever owned.

I haven't owned them long enough to comment on durability but so far I would rate it OUTSTANDING!

Now if it only came in a brown or tan color too...

lasted about 3 months

 Rated 1.0 stars

From dan


I work in a jail setting, walking on concrete for 12 hours a day. The boots started off adequately, were comfortable and light. They broke down in a hurry. The rep at our local supply store said they would last at least a year. Not the case. If there ever was a shank, it does not feel like its there now. There is no support left and my feet and ankles hurt at the end of each shift. They are not covered under warranty, as it is past 30 days and were bought at a vendor, not directly from 5.11. Only guy these boots if you want to replace them in 3 months.


 Rated 5.0 stars

From marc


I have had these boots for a few months. Took a few days for them to break in, but thats expected. I use these for work. I am a field service tech and spend about 10 hrs a day in these boots. They are waterproof, not to hot, even in the Florida weather, and feel like I am wearing tennis shoes. Best boots I have owned.

Lightweight Breathable and Comfortable

 Rated 4.0 stars

From Bhavani


I found this to be a great boot- very comfortable and great for varied terrain.

Comfy boots but rub

 Rated 3.0 stars

From Jacob


Bought these boots cause I needed something that could withstand me being on my feet all day. I'm in LE and needed something I could also wear with my uniform. After a few days of wearing them, the area inside around where your ankle sits started to rub. After looking inside that is the same spot where two materials are stitched together. They should have stitched it and made the extra material face the outside of the boot instead of the inside.

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