Outdoor Research Cirque Pants - Women's



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Technical soft shell pants for mountain sports that can include bush-clogged approach gullies or wind-scoured top-outs. The stretch-woven fabric seals out wind or weather and is tough, but highly breathable. Front pockets and a single zippered thigh pocket keeps your energy bars and maps easily accessible.

  • Breathable abrasion-resistant 90-denier double weave soft shell resists wind and water.
  • Stretch woven fabric, gusseted crotch and articulated knees promote range of motion.
  • Harness compatible waistband has a comfortable brushed tricot lining.
  • Adjustable tabs at the waist to fine tune the fit, or add your own belt to the belt loops.
  • Zippered hand pockets, back pocket and thigh pocket. All zippers have DWR finish to resist water.
  • Reinforced scuff guards prevent scrapes from ski edges or crampons.
  • Gusseted ankle zippers with draw cord hems open wide to accommodate mountaineering boots or cinch down over smaller footwear.
  • Boot lace hook and grommets for adding an instep lace.

Tech specs

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Ideal for
  • Alpine climbing and mountaineering
  • Snow and ice climbing
Fabric content
  • 50% nylon
  • 43% polyester
  • 7% spandex

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.

  • 2 handwarmer
  • 1 back zippered
  • 1 thigh

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)
  • Ankle zips
  • Gusseted crotch
  • Kick patches
Made in Vietnam