Top Field Watch Picks

The humble field watch has a fascinating history. Originally designed for the military, they needed to be accurate, easy to read, and versatile enough to work in a variety of environments. Today, those qualities are equally valued for those looking for an everyday wear.

Although more casual in design, the best field watches can often meet many different needs. They are an easy pick when you are looking for something to grab as a daily carry on your way out the door and there are plenty of great models to choose from.

The watches we blog about in this collection will sometimes go beyond the field watch to include tool watches or casual sports watches. These are your go anywhere, do anything type of watch. They were built to survive the outdoors, but many can be dressed up for a more formal occasion with the aid of the right strap. So, take some time to browse through the best field watches below and see if you can find your next daily driver.

Weiss Field Watch

The Weiss Field Watch clearly shows that the American watch industry is alive and well. It’s a handcrafted, premium wristwatch with bags of character.…
Traska summiteer field watch

Traska Summiteer

The Traska Summiteer is a field watch with all the features you would expect and some you might not. It’s a field watch for the 21st century.…
Orient Defender field watch with a black dial and a black nato strap

Orient Defender

The Orient Defender is a true weekend warrior. It’s tough, easy on the eye, and ready for anything. It’s also a great, modern field watch.…
Timex Expedition Scout watch with a cream dial and brown leather strap

Timex Expedition Scout

The Timex Expedition Scout is a great example of a budget field watch that offers great value for money. It’s a weekend warrior you can rely on.…
green boldr venture automatic field watch

Boldr Venture

The Boldr Venture is a modern field watch that offers great value for money. It’s tough, stylish and packed with features you actually want.…
seiko alpinist automatic watch with a green dial and brown leather strap

Seiko Alpinist

The New Seiko Alpinist is a field watch with both style and heritage. Its unique design makes it instantly recognizable, and a true fan favorite.…
Sinn 556 tool watch on a steel bracelet

Sinn 556

The Sinn 556 is a watch that would grace any collection. Essentially it’s a tool watch, but it might be the best everyday watch you can buy.…
Citizen Chandler BM8180-03E Field Watch

Citizen Chandler

The Citizen Chandler, (BM8180-03E), is a popular everyday field watch that has rugged, military looks and a solar powered Eco-Drive movement.…
The Hamilton Khaki Field Watch with a black dial and brown leather strap

Hamilton Khaki Field

The Hamilton Khaki Field is the standard that most other field watches are judged by. This popular Swiss-made watch is rugged, reliable, and affordable.…
Seiko SNK809 watch with a black dial and black strap

Seiko SNK809

The Seiko SNK809 is a popular choice among watch enthusiasts. It’s well made, reliable, and available for less than $100. Here’s what else you need to know.…