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Men's Caribou® Wool Boot


https://www.sorelfootwear.ca/en/mens-caribou-wool-boot-NM1481_S.html NM1481_S
Style # 1308781
$ 200.00 CAD


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The Details


This version of the classic Caribou has the same waterproof construction, full-grain leather upper and iconic silhouette you know and love, but comes with a wool inner boot instead of felt to keep feet warm, dry and cozy during activities in winter weather.

Best For: Heavy Snow

The Construction


  • Seam-sealed waterproof construction.
  • UPPER: Waterproof full-grain leather.
  • INSULATION: Removable 9mm felted wool InnerBoot with Sherpa Pile™ snow cuff.
  • MIDSOLE: 2.5mm bonded felt frost plug.
  • SHELL: Handcrafted waterproof vulcanized rubber with Sorel™ AeroTrac™ non-loading outsole.

  • Sorel rated: -40° Fahrenheit / -40° Celsius
  • Shaft Height: 10 in.
  • Heel Height: 1 in.
  • Calf Circumference: 17 in.
  • Weight: 46 oz / 1304 g
  • Measurements based on size 9.
  • Imported.


Men's Size Chart

7 6 40 25
7.5 6.5 40.5 25.5
8 7 41 26
8.5 7.5 41.5 26.5
9 8 42 27
9.5 8.5 42.5 27.5
10 9 43 28
10.5 9.5 43.5 28.5
11 10 44 29
11.5 10.5 44.5 29.5
12 11 45 30
12.5 11.5 45.5 30.5
13 12 46 31
14 13 47 32
15 14 48 33
16 15 49 34
17 16 50 35

How to Measure Your Foot

  • Place your feet flat on a piece of paper and mark your longest toe and the back of your foot. It's best to do this standing and wearing socks
  • Measure the length (cm) straight from your longest toe to the back of your foot using a ruler or measuring tape.
  • Use the chart to find your size.


Men's Caribou® Wool Boot is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 121.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from small sizing i normally wear a 12 wide. i purchased a 13 due to not having wide widths available. that was also to tight. returned those and purchased a 14 and those fit good and are not too long where as my foot would slide when walking. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-03-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Finally Made the Leap!! I have been looking at these boots for awhile, (3) years to be exact. I have another brand (rhymes with bug) that i THOUGHT was great until i wore these. They remind me of walking with thick socks on a cold floor. They were lighter, felt cozy enough to where all day and did not notice the 20 degree cold and rain. Which i had done this sooner! [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-03-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Thank Goodness Sorel is one of the few companies that makes a quality boot in size 15 or 16 which is what my family needs. This boot is very well made and is true to size. I have not worn it yet but can't wait until next winter to get it on. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-03-06
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Ankle/heel slips out Not sure whom these boots were designed for, but I've tried every size close to what I would need 9 / 9.5 / 10 and even when the boot was at the point of my toe hitting the front, they were still too wide so that my heel was always slipping out. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-02-23
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Hugely Disappointed I have always worn Sorel Boots. For over 45 years they have been my go to boot when the weather is extremely cold and accumulating snows are forecasted. Been using these boots for all my hunting trips when your gear is most important for your comfort and success. I was hugely disappointed as after ordering two pairs of Caribou wool boots at two different sizes 9.5 and 10, the 9.5's one boot felt larger then the other. Upon further inspection I noticed that the left boot without the liner in had some raised rubber defects most likely contributing to the fit issue. The rubber appears to be poorly clued at the seems and is not a molded one piece and is also not steel shank rubber. Where the leather becomes one with the rubber there were raised areas that will quickly lead to decay of the overall boot. There seems to be a poor and lack of attention to detail in quality and the use of cheaper materials overall. Hence this is an imported boot and is intended for maximum production and profit. It is surely not the Sorel's from its earlier inception. Missing the Kaufman manufacturing out of Canada. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-02-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Caribou Wool Boots I'll start with FIT. I'm a 10 in most shoes, 10.5 in some shoes, and went with a 9.5 cuz most people said they run very large. DON'T listen to these people. The 9.5 was too snug, I sent back for a 10 and that fits perfect. This is a huge boot on the outside, but not so much on the inside. Remember there's a liner boot inside the outside boot plus most people will have a heavy sock on. How some people say 1-2 sizes smaller fits is beyond me. They must have their regular size wrong and are wearing a larger size shoe than they should. Unless you plan on wearing this boot without the liner or without socks I STRONGLY recommend you order your true size. But you could go a half size up or down (max) depending on your foot and how you'd like it to fit. For some reason the 9.5 slipped on and off easier than the larger 10, but the 10 still goes on easy and comes off okay. They are a big heavy boot, so if you want a boot to work in all day everyday or for extra long hikes I'd recommend one of Sorels lighter and smaller models. They're very comfortable and warm. Quality looks great (but like most things they don't make em like they used to) I can't comment on durability as I've only had them a month. Overall a very comfortable, warm, stylish boot and I'd recommend. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-02-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Quality I wore my Sorel boots in snow ,Ice, rain and mud. They kept my feet warm and dry for 45 years. I am going to buy my second pair now. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-02-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fashion for the college student We purchased these for our son in college during the cold New England winters so far he loves the product and wears them everyday. He also loves the fact they are stylish! [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-01-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love my boots Bought the wool lined sorels to wear on a ski trip and then to wear for my fish and wildlife job. They are super warm, waterproof and extremely comfortable. I am very happy with my boots! [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-01-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great boot, but runs large Love these boots! Super comfortable and very warm. Can’t comment on durability yet as I haven’t owned them very long. I originally ordered a size 10 to match my shoe size and they were way too big. I exchanged them for a size 9 and they fit perfectly with enough room for thick winter socks. Definitely size down one size. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-01-24
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