Ex Officio Insect Shield® Hiker Socks (For Men and Women)

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About Ex Officio Insect Shield® Hiker Socks (For Men and Women)

Closeouts. Ex Officio's Hiker socks offer the bug-free protection of Insect Shield®, an odorless insect repellent that provides protection against mosquitoes, ticks, ants, flies, chiggers and midges.

  • Odorless, invisible insect repellent lasts 25 washings
  • Itch-free, soft merino wool is warm in winter, cool in summer and wicks moisture better than synthetics
  • Mid-calf height
  • Lightweight upper, midweight feet
  • 40% CoolMax® polyester, 40% merino wool, 18% nylon, 2% Lycra®
  • Machine wash/dry
  • Made in USA.
  • U.S. Shipments only

Specs about Ex Officio Insect Shield® Hiker Socks (For Men and Women)

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Verified Buyer Reviewed by Stumpjumper Jeff from Charles Town, West Virginia on Sunday, October 5, 2008
I'm always concerned with ticks, so I thought I would give these a try. Hard to say if they work, since I didn't have anything to compare (no, I wasn't dedicated enough to wear a regular sock on one foot, etc.), but I didn't have any ticks or mosquito bites on my ankles. Regardless, they fit well ... Read More
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  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by Vicki the diver/gardener from Montello, WI on Wednesday, June 30, 2010
    I bought these for a dive trip to Roatan, Honduras and I was the only person without itching ankles. They work!
    • Best Uses: Travel
    • Cons: Bulky
    • Describe Yourself: Avid Adventurer
    • Fit: Feels true to size
    • Pros: Durable
  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by Mom from Ann Arbor, MI on Saturday, August 29, 2009
    Live near swamp - wetlands - many bugs. These socks kept my legs from
    from being eaten!
    • Best Uses: Backpacking, Hiking
    • Cons: Bulky
    • Describe Yourself: Avid Adventurer
    • Fit: Feels true to size
    • Pros: Comfortable, Cushy, Durable, Good Design
  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by AZHiker from Tucson, AZ on Tuesday, July 21, 2009
    Nice hiking socks. I wore them with a cool max liner. The bug protection around the ankles is a nice addition. I wore them hiking along a river (a real river in Colorado, not one of the dry ones around here) and had zero mosquito bites.
    • Best Uses: Hiking
    • Describe Yourself: Casual Adventurer
    • Fit: Feels true to size
    • Pros: Comfortable
  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by Dog's mom from Chapel Hill , NC on Sunday, July 12, 2009
    Successfully protects against crawling ticks and chiggers when I step on grass.
    • Best Uses: Daily Use, Hiking, Travel, Walking dog
    • Cons: Bulky
    • Describe Yourself: Casual Adventurer
    • Fit: Feels too big
    • Pros: Comfortable, Durable, Good Design, Good repellant, Regulates Temperature Well, Wicks Away Moisture
  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by jms from Milwaukee, WI on Wednesday, July 8, 2009
    they are not too hot at all and breathe well; would like to have some shorter insect shield socks some day as well.
    • Best Uses: Backpacking, Hiking
    • Fit: Feels true to size
    • Pros: Comfortable, Durable, Good Design, Regulates Temperature Well, Wicks Away Moisture

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