Boot socks are high-performance socks designed to provide comfort and protection while performing activities such as hiking, backpacking or skiing where the use of high top boots is required. Boot socks generally feature protective padding on areas such as the heel, toes or shin that provides shock absorption and prevents blisters.
Wool is a fiber made from the hair of various animals such as sheep, llamas, camels, and goats. Wool fabrics are very durable and resistant to wrinkling and well-known for their moisture-wicking properties and warmth. Wool fibers are commonly used for the manufacturing of clothing, blankets and winter wear.