Manufacturer's Description

Visit Smartwool's Men's Hiking Medium Crew Sock page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

These no-itch merino wool Smartwool hiking socks maintain softness and shape through seasons of wear and washing.

- REI refers to the men's version

The Smartwool Hiking Medium Crew Sock is the winner of Backpacker Magazine's Editors' Choice Award, and a great all-purpose three-season outdoor sock designed for rugged day hikes or moderate backpacking. This Smartwool hiking sock Features an arch brace that holds the sock in place and adds additional support, and a flat-knit toe seam that keeps you comfortable throughout the day. Features of the Smartwool Hiking Medium Crew Sock Sizing clearly indicated on the sock Flat knit toe seam Elasticized arch brace Made in USA

- Moosejaw refers to the men's version

SmartWool is used to getting praise for their naturally good socks. This new medium weight sock follows the lead of their award-winning hiking socks. SmartWool uses New Zealand grown Merino wool for its ability to keep your feet warm, cozy, and blister-free through mile after mile on long trails. The resilient fibers are spring loaded to keep the bounce in your step even after hours of walking. Itching and odors are eliminated by special treatments making these the socks to wear every time you hit the trail.

- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version

Featuring WOW Technology for more comfort and durability, Smartwool's midweight, all-purpose crew sock is ideal for three-season hiking and moderate backpacking over varied terrain.. . Medium full cushion for high impact absorption. WOW (wool on wool) Technology in reinforced sole adds more wool in high-impact and high-wear areas to reduce shock and abrasion-offers more comfort and longer lasting merino wool benefits. Soft, breathable merino wool regulates temperature, manages moisture, naturally resists odor, and does not shrink or itch. Elasticized arch brace holds the sock in place and adds additional support. Flat-knit toe seam for comfort. 3x1 ribbed cuff. Sizing clearly indicated on the sock (inside top cuff). Machine wash warm inside out, gentle cycle; tumble dry low or line dry.

- EMS refers to the men's version