MEC Backbeyond Pants - Men's 5036-940

MEC Backbeyond Pants - Men's

5036-940
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Description

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For experience-hungry skiers whose bread and butter is lift-accessed terrain – but who venture out for some untracked snacking. Not as fully pared-back as alpine-style pants, these have a more modern flowy shape and a nod to resort skier style. They have all the technical features you expect from backcountry shells, but the casual cut might take up a little more room if you stuff them in a pack.

  • Fabric is 3-layer GORE-TEX® that's supple, lightweight and provides waterproof-breathable protection. Nylon inner lining.
  • Cut to slide over inner warm layers, the fit is not super technical like alpine shell pants, but provides room to twist and move freely.
  • Belt loops and adjustable hook and loop tabs at the waist let you personalize the fit.
  • Front pockets and thigh pocket add storage options.
  • Built-in Recco® Rescue System reflector allows ski patrol and mountain rescue teams to detect and locate Recco reflectors under snow. Useful for resort skiing, Recco technology is not a substitute for avalanche skills training, beacon, essential gear, or smart decision-making in the backcountry.
  • Outer zippered thigh vents allow heat to escape while you up-track.
  • Zippers at the ankle with internal snow gaiters hug your boots and keep out snow.
  • Loops attach the pants to compatible jackets.

Tech specs

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Ideal for
  • Downhill skiing
  • Freeride and freeskiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Alpine touring
Technology GORE-TEX
Construction 3-layer
Face fabric Nylon
Fabric waterproof rating

The standard test for waterproof fabrics uses a standing column filled with water. The figures given are the water column height. A rating of 3,500mm or higher can be considered waterproof. The higher the rating, the more durable the waterproof fabric will be over time.

20,000mm
Waterproofness

Waterproof garments use waterproof-breathable technologies and are fully seam-taped. Water-resistant garments use waterproof-breathable technologies but their seams are not taped. Water-resistant garments repel water and protect against wind but are not made of waterproof fabric.

Waterproof with fully taped seams
Fabric active breathability

The rate at which a waterproof breathable fabric expels moisture when the inner surface is moist from perspiration. Values under 8,000g/m2/24h provide low performance, 20,000g/m2/24h provide moderate performance and values over 30,000g/m2/24h provide high performance.

20,000g/m2/24h
Venting Thigh vents
Pockets
  • 1 front zippered
  • 2 handwarmer
Windproofness

A windproof garment does not allow any air to permeate the fabric. A garment with windproof panels has panels of fabric that are totally windproof, but the rest of the garment may not be windproof. A wind-resistant garment resists some wind, but not as much as a garment that is windproof.

Windproof
Finished inseam

The finished inseam measurement of the garment.

33in. (34)
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.

Yes
Additional feature(s)
  • Ankle zips
  • Gusseted crotch
  • Internal gaiters
  • Recco® system
Made in China