Time and distance matter when packing up for an outdoor adventure. It is as important as the choice of clothing you put in your backpack. The brand and its material must be highly considered.
One must travel light especially if the trip lasts more than three days. Leave the cotton clothes at home because it accumulates weight whenever it gets wet or absorbs outside particles. Wearing yoga pants or running tights is more practical provided you wear the hypoallergenic anti-microbial ones.
Overnight or a day hike is the best time to pack some compression wear since you wouldn’t need to travel with a huge bag. The same way goes for marathons, triathlons, and other outdoor sports where your clothing will be subjected to the same extreme conditions as your body.
That said, durability is an important factor to consider. There are going to be times you need to bushwhack and if you are wearing low-quality tights, they’re g