Men’s Hiking Base Layers

Below you will find selections of men’s base layers for hiking. A base layer is a garment that is worn next to the skin, with or without other layers over depending on the weather (temperature, precipitation, wind). It wicks the moisture away from the skin as well as protects the skin against UV rays and surroundings. Base layers include underwear, t-shirts, long-sleeved shirts etc.

All Selections of Men’s Hiking Base Layers


The Best Merino Wool Base Layers of 2019

A base layer is one of the most vital pieces of hiking clothing because it is in direct contact with your skin and thus has a big impact on your comfort level and performance. Base layer clothing is responsible for managing perspiration, protecting the skin (UV rays, chafing etc.) and maintaining your body’s natural temperature.… Read More »

Smartwool NTS Mid 250 Crew Top Merino Base Layer

The Best Hiking Shirts of 2019 – Short-Sleeve

Hiking, mountaineering and trekking are physically demanding activities that require high-performance clothing which keeps you comfortable, no matter the conditions. A hiking shirt is one of the most vital pieces of hiking clothing because it is in direct contact with your skin. Therefore, it should be breathable, moisture-wicking and quick-drying. For long hiking trips, it… Read More »

Arcteryx Motus Crew SS Hiking Shirt

The Best Hiking Underwear in 2019

Underwear is probably one of the most underrated pieces of hiking apparel. Hikers and mountaineers usually spend a lot of money on other clothing but become penny-pinching when it comes to underwear. However, we don’t think that underwear is something where you should try to save money as it is in direct contact with your… Read More »

Smartwool Hiking Underwear