Teko MERINO Summit Series Light Hiking
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The tekoMERINO Men's Light Hiking sock utilizes shrink resistant wool dyed with non-toxic dyes. Great for backpacking, hiking, or cross training.
- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version
Get some respite from those years of hiking with sweaty, stretched-out, wrinkled-up hiking socks by trying out Teko's TekoMERINO Light Hiking Sock, high moisture transfer for high intensity activities. Combining the fast-drying hydrophilic properties of merino wool with the durability of Ecopoly Recycled Polyester and the stretch of Lycra, these socks don't leave your feet feeling soggy or rumpled.
- Mountain Gear refers to the men's version
What it all comes down is how you can achieve supreme comfort on the trail. With the Teko Men's Merino Light Hiking Sock, you'll be comfortable mile after mile. Soft merino wool wicks moisture and is naturally stink-free. Light cushioning in the footbed and leg prevent shin-bang and soreness so you'll be ready to hike again tomorrow. Teko uses wool from Argentina grown on farms that have been practicing environmentally sound harvesting for hundreds of years, and Teko uses recycled polyester so you can feel good about helping out the environment.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
Teko touts these socks as "...best socks for the planet" and they back it up by using all natural and recycled materials. Holistically, sustainably farmed Tasmanian merino wool naturally wicks moisture to keep feet dry and comfortable on trail regardless of temperature. Ecopoly(TM) 100% recycled polyester is soft, has great moisture transfer, and adds incredible durability to the toe, Y-heel and back of foot. Nylon covered Lycra(R) spandex supports arches and decreases bunching thus prevents blisters. Light terry on bottom, heel and toes provides ultimate comfort and cushioning while non terry top provides improved breathability. Lin Toe(R) flat toe seams are non-chafing to provide maximum comfort. Launders easily in washing machine. Environmentally conscious Teko buys 100% American wind energy credits for their offices and manufacturing. Save 10% on socks! Buy any 3 pairs of regular-price socks and save 10% on each pair when you check out.
- REI refers to the men's version