The original L.L.Bean Boot was designed to help people enjoy the outdoors – and our larger-than-life mobile replica was too. The Bootmobile has covered more than 160,000 miles, appeared at hundreds of events in 14 states and dozen college campuses, and made tracks to every L.L.Bean store.
Share the fun with our expert guides as they hit the road for a full schedule of outdoor activities, demonstrations and special events.
We're headed west in celebration of all things in the outdoors. Our rolling icon is setting foot at the GoPro Mountain Games with games, giveaways, prizes and our most innovative gear.
Don't miss three days of fun events and plenty of special prize giveaways at our first store in Virginia Beach. The Bootmobile will be on site over the weekend with prizes, giveaways, and photo opportunities with our larger-than-life vehicle.
Who needs four wheels when you have two?! Join the Bootmobile, more than 2,000 cyclists and 750 volunteers as our rolling icon serves as the pace vehicle to kick off this unique Father's Day Weekend journey.
Our supersized boot is back for day 2 of the Trek and excited to welcome riders to Colby College.
Our rolling icon is making tracks to the banks of Lake Michigan for this Northshore cultural tradition. Don't forget to stop by the Bootmobile for games, prizes and a chance to win a $300 L.L. Bean gift card.
The Bootmobile will be visiting our new store location in The Mall at Partridge Creek for two days of fun at our open-air job fair. Stop by to see why L.L.Bean is a great place to work, with hiring information, a mobile archery range and our iconic boot-on-wheels.
The Bootmobile is making its way to the Kennebec River for the annual Maine Trout Unlimited Camp. Our rolling icon will be on site for photo opportunities and product demonstrations.
Our team is headed to Lehigh River Valley with the Bootmobile in toe for this concert. Join us for free coupons, prizes, and a fun game of boot toss as we welcome you to SteelStacks, a unique concert venue inhabiting the old Bethlehem Steel Plant.
Why pitch a ball when you could pitch a boot!?! We'll have the Bootmobile down at Hadlock Field for L.L.Bean Day with Slugger the Seadog and L.L.Bear.
The Bootmobile will be making its way down Main Street in Freeport, ME for the annual 4th of July Parade.
The Bootmobile will be on hand as runners of Maine traverse the streets Maine's largest city. Visit the Bootmobile for games, giveaways, and the ultimate post-race photo opportunity.
The original Bootmobile was so popular, it needed a sidekick. So, we built a second. It's a bit smaller, lighter and greener—the engine is biodiesel compatible. An interactive entertainment system adds to the fun. Now we have a fleet of big feet, revving up for a season of special events near and far.
Shoe sizes would be 747 and 708. The person wearing them would be about 143 feet tall. That's 32 feet taller than the Statue of Liberty.
Bootmobile 1 - 13' 6"
Bootmobile 2 - 11' 6"
Bootmobile 1 - Built on a Ford F250 frame, steel and fiberglass construction
Bootmobile 2 - Built on a GMC Sierra 2500 HD chassis frame, aluminum and fiberglass construction
Shoelaces are made of 12-strand braided mooring rope, capable of towing 106,000 lb.
An interview with Bootmobile Driver, L.L.Bean ambassador, and outdoorsman Eddie Flaherty
Known to his coworkers as “Eddie of the Woods,” Eddie Flaherty is more than just gifted at driving the 13-foot Bootmobile. This Registered Maine Guide leads whitewater rafting adventures, is an avid fly fisherman, and plans on playing semi-pro football when he's not on the road.
We thought it would be great to catch up with Eddie and learn what it's like behind the wheel.