SOCK HEIGHTS: A quick cheat sheet to break down how high above the base of the heel each sock style will rise.
No Show- Sit about 4" above the heel
1/4 Tops and Mini- 6.5" above the heel
Micro Crews- 8.5" above the heel
Women's Crews- 9" above the heel
Boot and Men's Crew- 11" above the heel
Mid Calf- 14" above the heel
Over the Calf- 17" above the heel
CUSHIONING: Darn Tough Vermont offers multiple cushion types, so follow the breakdown below for your ideal amount of cushioning.
Ultra-Light- Excellent weight for running or for a lighter-than-air feel.
Ultra-Light Cushion- Darn Tough Vermont's lightest sock that provides cushioning along the bottom of the foot.
Light- Super comfy yet super strong with fine gauge knitting to keep your feet itch-free. Sorry for saying super twice.
Padded Light- High density padding exactly where it's needed without the bulk of additional cushioning where it isn't.
Light Cushion- Light and strong with True Seamless™ construction and 17.5 micron wool.
Cushion- High density cushioning that's placed on the foot base and shin makes these ideal all-weather socks for hikers, runners, and skiers.
Padded Cushion- A hybrid of the Cushion sock but with added high density padding exactly where it's needed most.
Full Cushion- Cushioning around the entire foot and shin area to keep the feet comfortable in any temperature.
Extra Cushion- The sock for maximum warmth and protection, featuring extra heavy terry loop construction for those super cold days.