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Bouncy Boots
Airdate Tuesday, November 18, 2008 (Nickelodeon)
Tuesday, January 13, 2009 (DVD)
Thursday, June 16, 2011 (Nick Jr.)
U.S. Premiere Time (est.) {{{premiere}}}
Season 5
Episode 7 (aired)
8 (produced)
Written by Jorge Aguirre
Storyboard by:
Bismarck "Butch" Datuin
Jeff DeGrandis
Ysty Veluz
Tomihiro Yamaguchi
Directed by Allan Jacobsen
Previous The Mayan Adventure (airing order)
The Backpack Parade (production order)
Next The Big Red Chicken's Magic Show (airing order)
The Mayan Adventure (production order)

Bouncy Boots is the 7th episode of Dora the Explorer from Season 5.

In production order, it's the 8th episode of Season 5.



Boots can't wait to get his boots back from the Shoe Shop, but when he gets bouncy boots instead, Dora and the viewer need to help him on a bouncy adventure to find his footwear!

Places in this episode[]

  1. Tall Gates
  2. River
  3. Shoe Shop


Running Gags[]

The phrase "Boing, Boing!".


  • Boots had to wear the bouncy boots for the whole adventure until he can get his plain red boots back.
  • This is the second appearance of Amelie, Dora and Swiper's friend from France, as well as is the first non-double-length episode she appeared in.
  • This is the 110th episode of the show.
  • The Fiesta Trio does not sing with the Map in this episode.
  • Boots is lucky that he has bouncy boots because it was so impossible for Swiper to even swipe them while Dora and Boots are stopping him and Boots jumping and bouncing to prevent him (Swiper) to swipe the bouncy boots from him.
  • Isa doesn't appear in this episode.
  • The Travel Song is replaced by the new song for this episode ("Boing, Boing").
  • This episode premiered exactly 6 years after ¡Rápido, Tico!.
  • This is the 19th instance where Dora does not use Backpack.
  • When Boots' boots had more holes than just one, this could have been a sequel to the Season 3 episode "The Fix-it Machine".
  • This is the final Dora the Explorer episode in Art-Land's home media release.
Dora the Explorer Season 5
The Backpack Parade | Benny's Big Race | Isa's Unicorn Flowers | Dora's Jack-in-the-Box | Dora Saves the Snow Princess | The Mayan Adventure | Bouncy Boots | The Big Red Chicken's Magic Show | Benny's Treasure | Dora Saves Three Kings Day | Dora Saves the Three Little Pigs | Bark, Bark to Play Park | Dora Saves the Crystal Kingdom | Dora's Christmas Carol Adventure | The Super Babies Dream Adventure | Pirate Treasure Hunt | Dora's Big Birthday Adventure | First Day of School | Boots' Banana Wish | Dora Helps the Birthday Wizzle