You've asked for them, we made them, our new warmer climate short ankle socks, the "Best Overall Short Sock".
This sock has a great foot fit design with integrated arch support, terry loop cushioning through the footbed, flat toe seam, breathing toe box, ultra re-inforced on the heel and ball of the foot. It is insulating, soft and durable, wicking moisture away like nothing you’ve ever experienced. They are a little heavier and more cushioning than you would expect but truly maintain your body temp without trapping excess heat.
Designed for a dry cool comfort in hot environments, with superior moisture regain properties, and exceptional air-flow almost double the wicking of fine wool. (keeps your feet dry and sweat free)
Exceptionally durable for outdoor activities, long distance running, hold up strong for eighteen holes, or just knocking around town in your sneakers. These socks are incredibly easy to care for and due to their antimicrobial properties, feel free to wear them a few times before washing. But when they do need to be cleaned, simply machine wash on the warm or cool setting, then toss them in the dryer.
Fiber content; yarn blend used for socks (33% Bison, 33% Merino Wool, 33% Bamboo) the sock percentage is based on weight of materials, 36% Nylon / 25% Bison / 21% Bamboo / 13% Preshrunk Merino Wool / 3% Polyester and 2% Lycra spandex.
- Targeted cushioning system
- Volumetric compression - full foot compression supports you during and after intense activity.
- Spandex arch support helps fight fatigue and keeps the sock in place
- The vented panel provides breathability
- A smooth flat toe seam
- Reinforced heel and toe wear zones
- Bison logo on the toe
- Yarn and knitting are made in the USA
Socks should fit as well as any of your other garments. The heel should sit on your heel and not under it as in a sock too small, nor half way up your Achilles as in a sock that’s too large. Socks should be flush against your foot with no extra material sagging. The toe seam should lay flat across the top of the toes.
Sock Heel at Your Heel
The sock heel should sit on your heel, not under it or above it.
Flat Toe Seam
The toe seam should lie flat along the top of your toes, not above or below.
Taut Across the Foot
Socks should be taut across your foot with no sagging material. If you wear a wide shoe size (E+), consider sizing up.
|Shoe Size||US Men||US Women|
3 – 6.5
7 – 9
7 – 10
9.5 – 11.5
10.5 – 12.5
12 – 14
Machine wash and dry
Once you are ready to clean your gear, follow a few simple steps to care for your favorite socks, beanie, and gloves.How to Care for your favorite bison fiber gear
Yarn Base Composition33% American bison down / 33% Merino wool / 33% Bamboo
Overall Composition36% nylon / 25% American bison down / 21% bamboo / 13% merino wool / 3% polyester / 2% Lycra spandex
Our World-Famous Bison Wool Socks
|OTC Compression Socks||Trekker Bison/Merino Boot Socks||American Field Bison Boot Socks||Pro-Gear Technical - Bison/Silk Boot Socks||Yellowstone Bison/Merino Crew Socks||Pro-Gear Technical - Bison/Silk Crew Socks||American Field (AF) Bison Crew Socks 2022||Casual Crew 2.0 Bison Fiber Socks||Casual Crew Bison/Merino blend Socks||The B.O.S.S. (Best Overall Short Sock)||Kenai Boot Socks|
|Height||Over-the-calf||Boot 14"||Boot 12"||Boot 12"||Crew||Crew||Crew||Crew||Crew||Ankle||Over-the-calf|
|Base-Yarn||50% American bison down / 50% Merino wool||45% American bison down / 50% Merino wool / 5% Nylon||70% American Bison Down / 30% Polyester||50% American bison down / 50% Silk||50% American bison down / 50% Merino wool||50% American bison down / 50% Silk||70% American Bison Down / 30% Polyester||33% American bison down / 33% Merino wool / 33% Bamboo||50% American bison down / 50% Merino wool||33% American bison down / 33% Merino wool / 33% Bamboo||33% Bison Down 33% Ultrafine Merino Wool 33% bamboo fiber|
|Recommended-Footwear-Type||Just about anything||Waders, Muck Boots, Heavy Boots||Just about anything||Insulated Boots, Cowboy Boots||Short boots, Hikers, Trail Shoes||Just about anything||Short boots, Hikers, Trail Shoes||Athletic Shoes, Short Hikers||Athletic Shoes, Short Hikers||Athletic Shoes||Insulated Boots, Cowboy Boots|
|Typical-Use||Non-medical grade compression||Extreme cold climate||Anything, Everything||Skiing, Hiking, Hunting.||Hiking, Hunting, Just a good warm sock||Daily Wear (all climates)||Daily Wear (all climates)||Daily Wear (warmer climates)||Daily Wear||running, golf, shooting sports, daily wear||Fishing/Hunting/Hiking|
|Origin||Made in the USA||Made in the USA||Made in the USA||Made in the USA||Made in the USA||Made in the USA||Made in the USA||Made in the USA||Made in the USA||Made in the USA||Made in the USA|
|Cushioning||Under foot cushion||Under foot cushion||Under foot cushion||Under foot cushion||Under foot cushion||Under foot cushion||Flat knit (no cushion)||Flat knit (no cushion)||Under foot cushion|
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I love these sox. They are the only sox I have worn this winter. They feel so soft and my feet are warm.
Not to thin, not to thick, warm, don’t slide down. Overall a win for a Christmas present!!!
Bought these for the wife and she absolutely loves them.
The B.O.S.S. is perfect for everyday wear. I ordered a 3-pack and gave two pair away. I like them so much, I’m going to order more for myself.
Great Christmas gift for my grandson. He loves them! Bought for Christmas for 2 years now and will probably continue to do so or try one of the other products. Highly recommended!
A couple years before becoming aware of BWC, I received a catalog from UBB and got my first bison wool socks. They made a major difference for me during winter nights, however . . . They were mid-calf socks and always seemed to cut circulation and every time I removed them, there were tufts of bison down all over my feet. How long before there were going to be holes developing? Decided to try the BOSS socks from BWC. Nicer weave, they are anklets and don't cut into my ankles, and no bison down left all over my feet in the morning. I'm sold on BWC!! Keep up the good work!
Love these little socks for warmth & comfort. Perfect for wearing with my keens when the weather turns cooler.
These are game & life changers. They want disappointment you. I bought the multi pack (3) and they are all I wear now.
S&D Spinning Mill, Millbury, MA, USA
Designed from the Ground Up
The Dearnley Family has been running S & D Spinning since the 1800s. This is one of the last large scale wool mills left in the U.S. and they are absolutely crucial to us keeping our production here in the U.S.