With lockdown continuing due to the Covid-19 pandemic, walking both for weight loss and general fitness has become a key part of our lifestyles. And now with lockdown restrictions eased, we can get out for much longer strolls and hikes!
With that in mind, we’ve rounded up the best walking socks for every occasion, from a gentle stroll in the park to a full-on hike…HJ Hall’s ProTrek Mountain Climb Socks (£14) are cushioned and insulated while remaining breathable – perfect for extreme expeditions.
Darn’s Women’s Tough Light Hiker Socks (£20) are made from the finest Merino wool and have a mesh design to keep your feet cool in warmer weather, while the reinforced cushioning over your Achilles offers increased comfort.
PhD Outdoor Women’s Medium Crew Socks (£23.99) have Indestructawool™ technology for ultimate durability in high-wear areas, fit snuggly and have a Virtually Seamless™ toe for comfort. Medium cushioning provides impact protection, too.
BAM’s Technical Running Socks (£10) are made with 50 per cent bamboo viscose, 48 per cent recycled polyamide and two per cent Elastane to keep feet cool and sweat-free as well as supporting your ankle and arches. They’re also Terry lined for extra softness.