Smartwool PhD Outdoor Light Micro Sock

Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The PhD Outdoor Light Micro sock from Smartwool blends a high performance fit with select ultra light cushioning to keep you comfortable, no matter the activity. Perfect for those short to mid-length hikes, the padded Achilles tab offers additional protection. WOW Technology limits shock and abrasion. Indestructrawool construction adds durability so the sock will last through many adventures to come.

- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version

Make long days spent up and on your feet as comfortable as possible with SmartWool's PhD Outdoor Light Micro Sock, a sturdy ankle-height Merino wool sock with a snug fit and a ton of cushioning. Pad each footfall with the ReliaWool Technology padding that cushions high density impact zones while the wool fibers themselves regulate your foot's temperature and wick away moisture.

- Mountain Gear refers to the men's version

Let's break down how great these socks really are. "PhD" means they're smart, not smart like you and me, but smart because they fit better than any other sock, "outdoor" means "outside", where these socks perform at their best. "Light" means they have just a little cushioning, on these socks its on the bottom and the back of the foot. "Micro" means they're short, really short. PRODUCT FEATURES: New 4 Degree Elite Fit System uses two elastics for greater stretch and recovery to keep the sock in place Patent pending ReliaWool Technology in high impact areas provides the longer lasting protection to keep feet comfortable Strategically placed mesh ventilation zones provide ventilation for temperature and moisture management Flat knit durable toe seam for high burst strength 1x1 ribbed welt Achilles pad 1.75 overall height 71% Merino Wool, 27% Nylon, 2% Elastane

- Appalachian Outdoors refers to the men's version

The SmartWool PhD Outdoor Light Micro Sock satisfies your desire to have a sock at equal height to your shoe cuff, and it utilizes a little more wool than its ultralight counterparts to add a bit of extra warmth and cushion.

- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version