Pull on these pants for a backpacking weekend, for a day hike, or just for a soul-restoring stroll prior to work. They deliver the waterproof-breathable comfort of real 2-layer GORE-TEX® without depleting your wallet.
- Face fabric is 100% nylon.
- Liner is 100% recycled, heavy metal-free polyester.
- Pull on elastic waist with internal cinch cord.
- ¾-length zippers with storm flaps.
- Scuff patches protect inner ankles from wear.
Technical garments, designed for specific activities have features that aren’t always adaptable to general use. For example, cycling clothing is longer in the back and arms. Activity aside, the fit of MEC clothing falls into these categories:
Waterproof garments use waterproof-breathable technologies and are fully seam-taped. Water-resistant garments use waterproof-breathable technologies but their seams are not taped. Weather-resistant garments repel water and protect against wind but are not made of waterproof fabric.
|Waterproof with fully taped seams|
|Venting||¾-length leg zips with storm flap|
The finished inseam measurement of the garment.
Durable water repellency
Usually referred to as DWR. A treatment made to fabrics that causes water to bead and run off instead of soaking through.
|Additional feature(s)||Kick patches|