Originally Posted by BoGrain
goretex works until the pores in the fabric get clogged by dirt and then you end up sweating like in a sauna.
Goretex needs to be washed regularly. I don't know how one can clog it up with enough dirt in a day.
Starting with clean socks, clean feet and somewhat clean boots and you should be fine. Also, you are suppose to wear a liner between your skin and the gortex socks.