Beyond WESTERN BOOT SOCKS

Engineered Foot Protection

  • Constructed with THOR•LON® fibers for superior softness, resilience, durability and moisture-wicking for drier, better feeling feet.

  • Low profile toe seam won’t rub or irritate feet.

  • Cushioned arch for a better fit, more support and more comfort.

  • Unique padding specifically engineered for boots, clinically shown to reduce blisters, pain, pressures and moisture.

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For Feet That Hurt

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Your Feet Will Feel Better Or Your Money Back®

Outdoor Western Boot socks

Clinically-Tested Padded Socks For Feet That Hurt

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Thorlos: The Original Western Boot Sock

Thorlos got its start creating a padded sock to be worn in western boots or cowboy boots. Jim Throneburg, the founder and owner of THORLO, met a gentleman who operated several western product stores in Tennessee. After Jim told the store operator that he designed padded socks as functional solutions for specific problems, the store owner asked Jim if he could solve a problem his customers were having. The problem was that in a western boot, in order for the person’s foot to make the “turn” at the heel, he had to give them a size or two larger than their dress shoes. When they stood up and walked around, their heels slipped around in the boots, which was very uncomfortable. People may have loved the way the boots looked, but they didn’t fit properly and weren’t comfortable. The result: lost sales.

After lots of discussion, Jim came up with the idea of an engineered padded sock with an extra- thick heel pocket that would allow the foot to make the turn, but would then fill up the space, making the foot feel both secure and comfortable. This became the first padded sock designed specifically to be worn with a western or cowboy boot, and THORLO was awarded two US patents for them. Justin Boot Company first marketed the padded sock and together both became “standards” in western boot wear.

“I would recommend these socks to anyone looking for comfortable dress socks to wear with cowboy boots.”  John L.

“I’ve tried all brands of boot socks but none of the others compare to the Thorlos. They are awesome!!!!”  William T.

Protect Your Feet With Thorlos Clinically-Tested Padding

Thorlos western boot socks will help protect your feet during Western events, equestrian events, everyday casual wear and on the ranch (for cowboys)--and they work in both traditional and fashion boots. While originally designed for fit and comfort, the clinically-tested padding used in the heel and in the ball of the forefoot has been clinically shown to reduce foot pain and pressures. The padding is knitted with proprietary THORLON yarn that has superior moisture- wicking properties (moisture/perspiration is a catalyst for blisters). The padding also has been clinically shown to reduce blisters. Wearing Thorlos clinically-tested padded socks (CTPS) for western boots is an excellent way to help prevent foot conditions; they are exactly the padded socks you need if you currently experience foot discomfort or pain when wearing boots.

“For months my boots were killing my feet. I blamed it all on the boots. Tried these Thorlos  Western Socks and no more sore feet even after being on them 12-14 hours! I love these socks and just bought several pair to give to my friends! Thank you Thorlos!”  Maureen M.

“I used these socks along with Thorogood Boots and it solved my foot problems. These high quality boot socks along with proper fitting boots eliminated all the issues. I now wear these socks every day.”  Roderick. M.

“These are without a doubt the best socks I have ever worn. They are so comfortable and do not fall down into your boot.”  Judy L.

“These have the best cushion in the right spots. These are the only boot socks I'll ever buy.”  Dawna S.

Thorlos Stay Up – All Day Long

Thorlos CTPS are also designed to stay up all day long and not wrinkle at the ankle. Being boot lovers ourselves, we know there is nothing more aggravating than having to constantly pull up your socks. This is never an issue because our western socks are made with spandex in the top portion.

“Wearing boots for over 30 years and pulling up my socks was a pain. I found these socks in a western store and bought 1 pair then went again and got 2 more then I ordered 5 more. These are the only ones I will wear in my western boots, have never had to pull these up because they stay up.”  Norman B.

They are available in two styles:

            Style TWD The original designed for Western boots.

            Style TWW Designed to be worn with Lacers and Roopers.

“I only wear Thorlos socks. I just bought some Justin Ropers and needed boot socks terribly. So, I bought 2 pair of western dress socks. Yep, they really do stay up all day long. I love them and they are not too tight at the top.”  Kathy L.

The Bottom Line

When it’s all said and done, there are no less than six great reasons to give Thorlos clinically-tested padded western boot socks a try. Thorlos:

  • Protect your feet so you’ll experience profound comfort.
  • Wick moisture away from your skin to help reduce blisters and other foot conditions.
  • Will not wrinkle around the ankle.
  • Will stay up all day long.
  • Last a long, long time.
  • Are proudly made in USA.

“Two years ago I bought a new pair of cowboy boots and the saleswoman introduced me to these Thorlos socks and convinced me to buy three pairs. I am so happy I bought them. These are great socks! Comfortable and durable! Made in USA!”  Gary K.

Curious but not yet convinced whether Thorlos CTPS can help you address your foot pain? We invite you to try your first pair free…just paying shipping and handling.

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Because of the demands placed on your feet and the unique design of a western/cowboy boot, we do not make a Lite Padded Socks (LPS) for riding. You need the foot protection provided by our clinically-tested padded socks (CTPS).

30-Day Brand Promise Guarantee

Try Thorlos western CTPS for 30 days. If you don’t agree that with Thorlos, your feet feel better than when wearing regular socks, we’ll refund your money.

“Just a great sock for my work boots…stay up all day , nice padding under my feet , now my feet are smiling again. May be a little pricey but you do get what you pay for. If you have baby feet like mine you will be glad you have Thorlos !”  Robert N.

Reviews for Thorlos WESTERN BOOT

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TWW

    Best socks to wear w/my western boots

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    My feet/toes do not get blisters any more and walking is very comfortable. Went to the horse show this w.e. wearing my western boot socks and boots. I walked around all day ... at the end of the day I did not have blister on my toes this time! Than you Thorlo!

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TWD

    Best all around boot sock for riding

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    I'm tall and need a little longer sock in the calf. These work well although I need to get the XL or I wear through the toe even though Large is supposed to accommodate size 11.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TWD

    It's the only socks my fussy husband will wear.

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    He doesn't complain when he wears them.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TWD

    Best western boot sock i've worn.

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    I have enjoyed wearing these socks for several years.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TWW

    Best western boot socks

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    I like these socks even better than the TWD socks. They appear to fit womens feet better.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TWD

    great for riding horses.

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    very comfortable

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TWW

    Only brand my husband will wear

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    Like a new man!

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TWW

    Best boot socks ever

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    I've been wearing Thorlo socks for many years now. They accomplish two things. 1)They make the boots fit better, since I always have just a bit too much room in the boot. 2) They feel amazing. My feet feel so much better when I am wearing these socks. I have tried other brands, but it's never as comfortable. Either not padded as well, or they slide down the leg, or of course the kiss of death for socks....bunching up under the foot . Buy these, you will love them.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TWD

    Great socks!

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    The Throlos are great. They are the only socks I have worn for years, I wear the over the calf boot socks almost everyday with my boots. Also have dress socks and walking socks. I recently got my son-in-law to wear them and he thinks they are great. My wife also wears them. You can not go wrong with Throlos!

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TWW

    Best boot socks ever!

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    They're so comfortable; just like a soft glove on my feet. They stay up on the leg, not slipping down like other brands.