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2022 Backpacking Light Members Choice Awards

First annual Members Choice Awards – what gear do our members use and love as we near the end of 2022?

Darn Tough Hiker Micro Crew Midweight Hiking Socks

Gear reviews from our staff and members, buy/sell used, shopping tools, and more about the Darn Tough Hiker Micro Crew Midweight Hiking Sock.

FS: Unused Darn Tough Power Over the calf socks, M’s Large
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Power Over the calf light cushion model. Merino wool. They’re nice socks but my calves are too big for these to be comfortable for me. $20 shipped in the US….

Darn Tough Hiker Boot Midweight Hiking Sock

While it’s tempting to use “ultralight” socks for “ultralight” backpacking, they quickly reach their limits when it comes to durability and comfort in inclement conditions. If you’re looking for a…


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