And as far as the boot thing goes, no one can answer that. Some people's foots grow, some don't. If you've had your growth spurt, I'd say you probably won't grow much. I didn't hit mine until around 15, I went from a size 9 shoe to a size 12/13 (US not Euro sizing). THe premium outlets in Vegas do NOT have snow stuff from what I've seen (I'm from Vegas).