More steps, fewer footprints

Rooted in sustainable design, the Cottonwood is Oboz’s most eco-friendly footwear to date. Validated through measurable impacts to human health and the environment, combined with an evolved design aesthetic, this collection maintains our current positioning in hike with a focus on the urban adventurer who seeks eco-friendly, on-trend, versatile footwear for their done-in-a-day adventures.

More steps, fewer footprints.

The Cottonwood Collection is the tip of the spear as Oboz leans into a more clearly defined strategy to improve our product sustainability and circularity. Watch now to learn more.

All styles in the Cottonwood collection go above and beyond our new Oboz Preferred Materials goals.
Responsibly sourced materials by weight in the Oboz Cottonwood Collection

Cottonwood styles feature a minimum of *34% environmentally preferred materials by weight.

Meet the Cottonwood

*Cottonwood collection EPMs by style: Men’s Cottonwood Low 34.63% | Men’s Cottonwood Mid 35.37% | Women’s Cottonwood Low 36.12% | Women’s Cottonwood Mid 36.76% by weight. All measurements are based on sample size men’s 9 | women’s 7.
See how ISA LITE leather water and energy savings are calculated here.

Guide and resource for setting Prefered Material standards: FDRA's Footwear Environmentally Preferred Material Guide (