Spring is the perfect time to break out your three-quarters; it's too cold for shorts and it's too warm for full length tights. Add to that the huge variety that's available, opting for capri pants is the obvious way to go. But lots of choice can sometimes make the choosing even harder. There are differences in length, basic vs technical fit, and do you need stretchy fabric or compression? 

Wild runner Jen Benson has done the hard work for you by picking out the best tights for the spring trails.