SmartWool PhD Mountaineering
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Featuring warm merino wool and plush cushioning, the SmartWool PhD Mountaineering Socks deliver great insulation while you're bagging your first fourteener or trekking over cold, snowy trails. Heavy cushioning on heel and toe offers maximum comfort and protection in high-impact areas; flat-knit foot and leg fit comfortably inside low-volume mountaineering boots. 4 Degree Elite Fit System improves comfort with two elastics around ankle and instep to provide greater stretch and recovery to keep the socks in place. Patented ReliaWool is a reinforcement construction that puts more wool in high-wear, high-impact areas to increase durability and comfort. Merino wool provides excellent temperature control and moisture management, so you're warm when it's cold and cool when it's warm. Strategically placed mesh zones provide ventilation for temperature and moisture management. Merino wool keeps your feet dry and inhospitable to bacteria that can cause odor. SmartWool socks are guaranteed not to itch and can be repeatedly machine-washed and dried without shrinking. Flat-knit toe seams reduce chafing and irritation for long-lasting comfort. SmartWool PhD Mountaineering Socks are 14 in. tall. *Discount will be applied when you check out. Offer not valid for sale-price items ending in $._3 or $._9.
The SmartWool PhD Mountaineering Socks fit smoothly, comfortably, and easily into your low-volume mountaineering or hiking boots for incredible comfort when you bag peaks and tackle rough terrain. These heavyweight socks feature temperature-regulating merino wool fabric, strategically placed mesh ventilation zones, and a heavy-duty heel and toe.
You have to stay dry, warm, and comfortable while bagging fourteeners, so pull on the SmartWool PhD Mountaineer Sock and make your feet feel good. The 4 Degree Elite Fit system puts bands on the ankle, upper instep, lower instep, and the arch keeps the socks in place and offers greater stretch and recovery, while high impact zones in the toe and heel are beefed-up for longer wear and greater comfort. Meshed vents provide ventilation areas for moisture management.
- Mountain Gear
Peak baggers need a high-performance sock designed with smart technology for maximum protection when paired with low-profile mountaineering boots. New 4 Degree Fit System features banded elastic for supportive stretch that prevents this 14 tall sock from bunching. Heavy cushioning in the heel and toe supports your arches and ankles while bearing extra pressure from the weight of your gear. WOW Technology reinforces the bottom of the forefoot and heel with high-density merino wool for improved durability during your outdoor adventures. Reliawool Technology and flat-knit construction features heavy duty yarn throughout the leg, foot and toe to increase overall durability without adding bulk.
- The North Face