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Darn Tough Vermont – Darn Tough is Darn Right

Darn Tough Vermont is a well-known maker of top quality socks.  Time and again, I’ve watched YouTube videos from thru-hikers that are using Darn Tough socks.  For me, this speaks volumes.  Thru-hikers on the AT, PCT, and CDT will spend…

CloudLine Apparel Switchback Hiker Socks

We recently published an intro to CloudLine Apparel, and their Switchback Hiker socks. Click here to read this article and find out more about CloudLine. As I had hoped, these guys sent over a couple pairs of their socks for…

Lowa Vantage GTX Mid Boots

My Lowa Vantage GTX Mid boots arrived just in time for fall backpacking. I’ve owned one other pair of Lowa boots so I knew what to expect in terms of quality. After walking many miles in these shoes, I can say…