Congratulations. You have found the perfect year-round hiking sock: The Men's Uncle Buck Boot Length Cushion socks from Darn Tough. The 1949 sock has a high density cushioning on the lower foot to combat fatigue, Marino wool, reinforced heel and toe, and ring toe construction for a comfortable invisible seam. And the fine gauge merino wool construction and boot height allow these socks to keep your feet dry in the summer and toasty in the winter. The 1949 is one tough hiker, just like you, and it's backed by an unconditional lifetime guarantee.