Setting out for a walk and looking for a hiking t-shirt? Depending on your needs, the t-shirt needs to meet different criteria. Some look for evacuating sweat as quickly as possible, others will want fabrics that limit odours, and others again will be prioritising style.
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Of course, the time of year, the weather forecasts and the altitude you're planning to reach all play an important role in your choice of clothing.
Naturally, you opt more for cotton in summer, but synthetic is certainly more appropriate if you're setting out for intense hikes.
Merino wool is ideal for long journeys, and it stays warm even when wet, making it perfect for days when the weather is uncertain.