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Day Trips

3 pairs of stranded socks inspired by the Bruce Trail, the Elora Gorge & Lake Ontario.

Worked in the round. Written knitting instructions and charts.

Price of Printed Pattern: $10 CAD


To order a pdf download of Day Trips through Ravelry, please follow this link to visit the pdf pattern page


Sock Measurements M(L)

Circumference 8.5"/21.5cm(9"/23cm)

Leg Length 7"/18cm(7.5"/19cm)

Foot Length 9.5"/24cm(10.5"/26.5cm)


Any fingering weight sock yarn of your choice, 1.75oz/50gm approx. = 192 yards/175 metres, Cover models size L, were knit with Kroy 4 Ply 75% Washable Wool/25% Nylon

Yarn required for Bruce Trail

Black - A 1 ball(2 balls)

Blue-Green - B 1 ball(1 ball)

Light Grey - C 1 ball(1 ball)

Yarn required for Elora Gorge

Forest Green - A 1 ball(1 ball)

Light Grey - B 1 ball(1 ball)

White - C 1 ball(1 ball)

Yarn required for Lake Ontario

Navy - A 2 balls(2 balls)

Dusty Blue - B 1 ball(1 ball)

White - C 1 ball(1 ball)

Needles 'n' Notions

Four 2mm (US 0), four 2.5mm(US 1) & four 3mm(US 2 1/2) double-pointed needles or size to obtain gauge.

Four markers, darning needle.

Gauge - Medium

9.5 sts and 11 rows = 1"/2.5cm with 2.5mm(US 1) needles over chart patterns.

Gauge - Large

9 sts and 10 rows = 1"/2.5cm with 3mm(US 2 1/2) needles over chart patterns.