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SmartWool Mountaineer Socks

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    SmartWool Mountaineer Socks

    High-performance SmartWool Mountaineer socks are designed for maximum comfort, protection and warmth over extended periods. See details

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    Item # 618127

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    High-performance SmartWool Mountaineer socks are designed for maximum comfort, protection and warmth over extended periods.

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    High-performance SmartWool Mountaineer socks are designed for maximum comfort, protection and warmth over extended periods.

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    High-performance SmartWool Mountaineer socks are designed for maximum comfort, protection and warmth over extended periods.

    • Extra-thick 3 x 1 knit with mid-calf design provides extra protection and a snug fit
    • Natural merino wool features long, silky fibers for extra warmth and comfort without wool's itchiness
    • High-density sole padding cushions against shock, blisters and abrasions; high-density padded insteps and shins protects against lace pressure
    • Lycra® spandex arch braces for increased support and comfort
    • Rib-knit welt top and Lycra spandex braces above the ankle help keep socks up for a wrinkle-free fit and less chance of blisters
    • Flat-knit side panels add breathability and ventilation to keep feet comfortable
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    SmartWool Mountaineer Socks Specs
    Specification
    Description
    Best use
    Mountaineering
    Hiking
    Wool / wool blend
    80% merino wool/19% nylon/1% elastic
    Crew
    Heavy cushioning
    Unisex
    Fabric type
    Fabric
    Sock height
    Sock cushioning
    Gender

    SmartWool Mountaineer Socks

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    SmartWool Mountaineer Socks is rated 4.7143 out of 5 by 14.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Must have Summit Sock! This sock coupled with a good liner (I tend to size my liners one size smaller so they don't bunch) is the perfect combination for a summit climb. Wore these on Mt Adams this past summer and my feet stayed perfectly warm in my old set of Raichle boots (didn't have enough to break in my new La Sportiva's). This is warm sock, and does a good job wicking away the moisture. Also they are bulky. So if you hike the year round in a medium to heavy hiking/backpacking sock, this sock is one-up from that. Don't try to cram you foot into a snug boot (I buy mine 1/2 size larger for this reason), it will defeat the purpose and keep your feet cold. They are spendy, but this will be the one and only pair of winter/mountaineering socks you'll ever need to own. Hike on!
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from So warm I forgot I had feet Great product! In terms of warmth, they hold heat all day. I spent a day on the slopes in Colorado with them and never had any issue. Usually, my feet get cold a few hours into any outdoor activity in the the winter, but with these I never noticed any creeping coldness. However, with the good comes the bad. The reason I gave them 4 stars was because they fit a bit large. While they are super warm the elastic band at the top that fits around the calf is the only part of the sock that seems to stay formed around your leg. Everything else fits loosely. Although there is this issue, the primary reason for purchasing this sock is warmth and under that criteria it passes. I would recommend this sock.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from Disappointing Warmth I got these to keep my feet warm when unexpected 20 to 30 degree weather came in while using a +25 sleeping bag. Wearing two other pairs of socks underneath them, my toes still got cold. At 27-30 it was ok, but from 26 and under toes were cold in the morning. They're clearly nice socks otherwise and probably good for intended use, however in my situation they just didn't perform as I would have liked.
    Date published: 2014-03-29
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very thick I just recently graduated high school, and I'm headed to Maine in the fall for college, so I have been stocking up on warm clothes. I wanted some socks that were super thick to wear on the colder days, and when I have to wear my waders. These socks will do the job. They're super thick, but not so thick that they're too bulky. Because they're merino wool, they regulate temperature really well, even if they get wet. Overall, I'm very satisfied with them.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from What you need when it's below zero Works we'll on presidential range overnight trips
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Cold Weather Sock These Are the warmest socks I have ever owend! I primarily wear them under my fishing waders for winter fly fishing in Colorado tailwaters that avrage 30-45 deg December-March. I have also used them for cold weater hiking and camping.
    Date published: 2014-03-21
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great sock I put that the size fits "large" only because I like the sock to fit tight so I always choose the next size down from what is recommended and go with that.
    Date published: 2014-03-21
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love. love, love! We use these for around the house while in colder temperatures as well as for hiking and skiing! They are wonderful, keep you warm, dry and are not overly bulky. We use these socks even while camping in the winter in Florida as sometimes the overnight temperatures are pretty chilly! We would not use any other type of wool sock other than SmartWool!
    Date published: 2014-03-21

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