Military Socks

Thank you and Godspeed

First, we deeply thank you for your patriotic commitment to keeping our country free. The sacrifices that you and your family make for our families assures the USA will remain the freest country in the world. Thank you!  Donate to the troops with 45% off!

Thorlos® CTPS: Protective Gear For Your Feet

When your job is protecting your country, the last thing you need to be thinking about is your feet. Nevertheless, foot issues follow ground, air and combat service support elements throughout all encounters.  In the field, feet are prone to getting and staying wet from sweating, crossing canals and streams.  The skin will get soft and easily blister if not properly cared for. In winter, you might be patrolling in the frigid mountains where your feet can get cold or even frostbitten. Experience has taught us you can’t afford go barefoot or get blisters or infections on your feet in the field. Combat troops should not have to carry someone who could have taken better care of his or her feet. That’s the job of Thorlos clinically-tested padded socks (CTPS) for military boots.

“My Marine son says these are the best boot socks ever! Whether wearing his jungle boots or combat boots, he loves these socks for the comfort, length, durability and elasticity to roll up skivvies. The Marine Corps has taught my son the best thing you can do every day is take care of your feet with clean socks. They may wear the same clothes for 7-10 days straight in the field, but are always told to air out their feet and change their socks. If my Marine is happy, Mom is happy!”  Patty M.

Our mission is to provide unprecedented foot protection and foot comfort in support of the critical role combat infantry and special operations forces play in military operations. As such, we designed Thorlos clinically-tested military boot socks to be protective gear for your feet.

Thorlos core technology is engineered padding that has been clinically-tested and shown in independent studies to reduce:

  • Blisters
  • Pain
  • Pressures
  • Moisture

These benefits make Thorlos part of your protective gear for your feet.

“I'm currently going through basic training and I recommend these to anyone who needs to wear a heavy boot all day. I've never had a problem with them staying up and after 9 weeks I still have healthy, un-damaged feet (no blisters, ever!) Great buy!”  Barrett F.

“These socks are super warm, fabulous, and cushiony!!! Love the extra coverage and protection against the spots that usually get blisters. My other boot socks do not compare!”  Jeffrey C.

Thorlos Trusted by The Best of The Best

Thorlos clinically-tested padded military boot socks have been put to the ultimate test by Recon, SEAL teams and Special Forces Units. The ST (Mountaineering boot sock) was the sock of choice of the Special Forces units of the U.S. military for cold weather operations in Afghanistan, and it is the official sock of the Indian Defense Forces. They chose Thorlos because these CTPS provided added protection and comfort while they were deployed, especially in mountainous areas where the terrain features rock faces so sharp they can cut through boots. Your buddies have your back; let Thorlos have your feet.

“Sent these to my stepson, a Navy Seal, stationed overseas. He wrote us ““Those socks are seriously amazing, if it weren't for the color of them I'd wear them with my civilian clothes lol... they're like floating on air in your boots...”  Joy R.

Foot Protection for All Conditions and Branches of the Military

They say an army moves on its stomach. But we know that an army moves on its feet.

So we make five different military socks; all utilize clinically- tested engineered padding to protect those feet in all conditions:

  • .Combat Boot Sock (MCB) For extended field operations in varied terrains and climates.Over-calf length. Available in 5 colors: desert sand, coyote brown, olive, foliage green and black.
  • Military Boot Sock (MB) For extended field operations in varied terrains and climates.  Mid-calf length. Available in 4 colors: desert sand, coyote  brown, foliage green and black.
  • Desert Boot Sock (MLH) For hot weather climates. Available in 3 colors: desert sand,coyote brown and sage.
  • Anti-Fatigue Boot Sock (MS) Leg support for extended field operations in varied terrains  and climates. Over-calf length. Available in 4 colors: desert sand, coyote brown, foliage green and black.
  • Physical Training Sock (MT) Crew-length PT socks.

Thorlos Customers Committed to Active American Forces

We have developed a program whereby our customers are invited to donate Thorlos CTPS combat boot socks to troops in the active theater. They can purchase our Thorlos clinically-tested padded military boot socks at our manufacturing cost. We then work with other supporting organizations to get the donated socks to our troops. It is truly the cause we are most proud of supporting.

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 during military duty we do not make Lite Padded Socks (LPS) for this purpose. You need the foot protection provided by our clinically-tested padded socks (CTPS).

Brand Promise Guarantee

For a job this serious, we know there is no such thing as a trial period…there are no rehearsals in military services once you cross the forward edge of the battle area. On the other hand, we know money is tight and company supply socks are free. So we stand behind our product. If you don’t agree that with Thorlos, your feet feel better than when wearing general issue socks from the company supply, we’ll refund your money. No questions asked.

Reviews for Thorlos MILITARY

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: MB

    Best socks for long walks in walking shoes.

    07/19/17 | By


  • 5 out of 5

    Style: MB

    Best socks ever

    07/11/17 | By

    They are comfortable and easy to take on and off without sacrificing support.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: MS


    07/08/17 | By

    How do I feel? Really?

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: MCB

    Every day

    07/08/17 | By

    I've been wearing them for 20 years, they really make a difference!

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: MCB

    Combat boot socks are the best

    07/06/17 | By

    I've worn Thorlo's for about 35 yrs. The combat boot socks are the softest and most cushioned socks I've ever worn. Yes they are hot but at least my feet don't hurt at the end of the day. I just bought 12 new pairs.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: MS

    Great socks

    07/05/17 | By

    They are great socks for sure, I was getting blisters in my old socks. Switched to these and they Immediately stopped. I do over multiple mile rucks and they never fail.

  • 3 out of 5

    Style: MS

    Good sock but there are better

    07/01/17 | By

    They are comfortable, it goes up the entire calf which is great. But they are not the most comfortable sock I've worn for the price. The padding isn't as good as some cheaper socks I've bought and being mostly acrylic these socks keep sweat on your feet. I would recommend thick wool socks over these socks if you want more sweat absorption and foot comfort.

  • 4 out of 5

    Style: MS

    Pretty good socks!

    06/17/17 | By

    When I ordered these socks, I was trying to decide between these and the compression socks. I need compression, as my feet and ankles swell like crazy when I'm on my feet. But I also wanted the thick cushion in these socks because my feet hurt from standing. I got 2 of each! I wish I had gotten 3 compression, 1 of these. But really, I do love them both. I also recommend these, they're pretty great and I'm glad I got them :)

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: MCB

    Great socks

    06/14/17 | By


  • 5 out of 5

    Style: MLH

    Best socks for being in boots all day.

    06/12/17 | By

    I love these sock! They wear well, don't slide down, and wick the sweat.