Spring can be a tricky season to dress for. We recommend you wear and pack multiple layers to ensure that you're prepared for any weather condition, from warm and sunny afternoons to unexpected mountaintop hail storms. Learn more in Backpacker Magazine's annual Spring Gear Guide.
Our crew of pro testers review their top picks for the best new women's hiking clothes, including pants, shirts, jackets, sports bras, and more. Plus: Top trends in women's hiking apparel this year.