[Darn Tough] Socks for Backpacking

Sock Functionality Why wear socks? Opinions differ widely in what functionality a backpacking sock should deliver, but the main candidate functions are warmth, cushioning and a reduction in abrasion/blistering from foot-shoe contact and grit. There are also more niche areas of potential functionality, such as moisture management or blister reduction (e.g. toe socks). Of these, I’m not a believer in sock… Read More [Darn Tough] Socks for Backpacking