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Friends: The "crazies" are about to hit ... and it has been a very busy year for us already. Please, get your holiday orders in as soon as you possibly can. With me being out of the store some; inventory continuing to fluctuate as things go in and out, we don't want to disappoint. You can always call me (and I really will get with you as quickly as I can) - 817.992.8220 or write me at In the meantime, any guys needing XXXL gloves (or vests/coats) check out the 3X blog below. Just saying.....
More "New Auctions", "New Stuff" and "Sale" being added as quickly as I can. Keep checking!! Thanks.

"Close to the Ultimate" Boot Socks


These are the very last of one of the best socks every made. 

Choose the "Close-To-The-Ultimate" boot sock for extreme warmth and as-good-as-it-gets moisture regain properties  (the ability of a fiber to hold water without feeling wet or clammy). Bison down has a moisture regain 12 times greater than comparable wool.

They are exceptionally durable, and perfect for non-exertive outdoor activities such as still hunting, winter wade fishing, cold-weather equipment operation, snowmobiling.

Machine washable. 28% Bison/28% yak/27% nylon/14% silicon polyester/3% Lycra spandex. Full terry-loop knitting. Nylon over-plating for abrasion resistance. Knit exclusively for Herd Wear/Buffalo Gold by Cabot Hosiery, Northfield, VT.

(Oh ... we do not know what the "Ultimate" boot sock might be .... but we are working on it. Until then, this is as warm, as durable and as comfortable as it gets ... promise!)

Customer Reviews

Based on 5 reviews
Shelby F. (Arizona, United States)

Love all the things I purchased from Herd Wear, the boots are extra warm and comfy the belt fits great and I have had many compliments while wearing it also the bag is so special. Love all the things.
Turns out shipping was not as much as they thought so I even got a credit back on my visa.
Extra great company to deal with.

H. W.B. (Texas, United States)

Well done

Horst K. (Bavaria, Germany)
Flyfishing equipment

The best gloves and socks for fly fishing in the cold waters of the German Alps!

Chris S. (Texas, United States)
Great socks

Theses socks are awesome as always from the Herd!

Carolyn B.
Best Socks Ever!

I am always impressed by a new pair of buffalo wool socks and the "close to the ultimate" boot sock is right up there as my new favorite boot sock. I always think they will be too bulky but they compress and form to my foot and boot and they keep my feet warm and dry in pretty much any conditions. Love these!

Carolyn: Thank you ... enjoy and stay well, warm and safe.