I can remember one awful winter my roomate at university asked me to help him and his day plow 40 miles of road in Massachusetts. His father, incredibly upset with my lack of proper Red Wing boots, immediately brought me to the local boot shop and laced me up in my first pair of Red Wings, which I still use to this day.

The Red Wing’s legacy is a grand one when it comes to top teir performance and build of work boots. Now, DNR is reporting that the Canadian Company is expanding into outerwear as it’s first push into the expanding lifestyle market, which is booming for North American heritage companies.

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