The Thorlos Women's Light Hiker Crew Socks are specifically made with the needs of hikers in mind. It is made with exclusive THOR•LON® and Coolmax® construction wicks moisture. These socks feature moderate cushioning in the ball and heel of your foot for reducing shock, and blisters. It also has light cushioning in the instep to protect against pressure in the arch. It has a ventilation panel for better wicking.