Ancient Nord Boots are a piece of heavy armor and part of the Ancient Nord Armor set found in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.


They are a variant of Iron Boots and have similar base attributes. However, what makes them superior is that they benefit from the Daedric Smithing perk, which vastly improves their armor rating when upgraded. This makes them comparable with some of the higher tier armors.


Ancient Nord Boots are relatively rare, as they cannot be obtained from defeated Draugr or crafted under normal circumstances. The following is a list of fixed locations where they can be found:


Ancient Nord Boots can only be crafted at the Skyforge, once the Companions' main questline has been completed. It can be created with the following components:

They can be upgraded with an Iron Ingot at a workbench and also benefit from the Daedric Smithing perk, which doubles the improvement.



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