When looking for a new watch, focusing on high quality rugged watches that are built to last is a smart investment. They are often water resistant, shock proof, mud and sand proof and will last through any lifestyle.

Rugged watches are built tough for the active person, the outdoorsman or the person who just wants a watch that will last for many years.

Here's the most durable and rugged watches for under $100 dollars.

Casio G9000 G-Shock Mudman Sports Watch

G9000Credit: www.amazon.comThe Mudman Sports Watch from Casio is an incredible watch for an incredible price. For starters, this durable watch is shockproof, mud and sand proof, water resistant up to 600 feet, and temperature resistant up to -20 celsius. It has a bright illuminated digital display and full date display, along with a built in stopwatch, lap times and split time features. Weighing in at a mere 16 ounces, the Mudman Sports Watch is still lightweight and features solid quartz movement. Casio has truly delivered on this awesome rugged watch at such a great price.

Casio G-Shock Military Concept Watch

Casio MilitaryCredit: www.amazon.comThe G-Shock Military Concept Watch from Casio is built small and lightweight for extreme use. Casio has built in quartz movement and a great shockproof system and water resistance up to 600 feet. It's military concept look has a sleek matte black finish, with reverse LCD and Red EL back light. Other great features include a multi-function alarm, stopwatch, countdown timer, and a handy 12 and 24 hour format option.

Casio GLX5600 Digital Red Watch

GLX5600Credit: www.amazon.comThe Casio GLX5600 Digital Watch is a great option for those who are looking for a durable but fashionable watch. This bright red watch features reliable quartz movement and a great mineral crystal display. The GLX5600 is both shockproof and water resistant up to 600 feet. It has a bright illuminated digital clock and full date display. Casio has also built in many different modes for any active lifestyle.


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