Outdoor Research Aspire Pants - Women's



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Sometimes you can't wait for a good weather window, and head out when clouds are lurking. These waterproof-breathable pants are a solution for hiking, backpacking or walking around town. When the sun comes out again, simply fold them into their own pocket and stash them in your pack.

  • Fabric uses lightweight 2.5-layer GORE-TEX® Paclite waterproof-breathable technology with fully taped seams for complete weather protection.
  • Elastic waist with drawcord adjustment lets you fine-tune the fit.
  • YKK® AquaGuard ¾-length side zips for venting.
  • Articulated knees and gusseted crotch for good range of motion.
  • Back pocket doubles as a stuff sack and has an integrated carabiner loop.

Tech specs

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Ideal for Camping and hiking
Technology GORE-TEX Paclite
Construction 2.5-layer
Face fabric 50-denier polyester

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
Venting ¾-length leg zips
Pockets 1 back zippered

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.

Finished inseam

The finished inseam measurement of the garment.

30in. (M)
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)
  • Gusseted crotch
  • Stuffs in own pocket
Made in China