What are the characteristics of mountaineering pants?
Mountaineering sometimes has you face rugged conditions. This is why, it is best to be prepared with pants meeting a few criteria to enjoy the experience to the fullest. But what are these criteria? First of all, mountaineering pants should be stretch, enabling you to move with total ease. Then, for protection against the elements, you will find softshell models, offering wind proofness and water repellence, or waterproof and breathable ones such as the ones featuring a Gore-Tex membrane. They will allow you to tackle serenely difficult weather conditions to reach your goal, while keeping your legs dry and avoiding overheating. Another important element to consider is the resistance to wear. Robust mountaineering pants protect you from scuffs and bumps, which is essential when you are always dancing with the rock. In our Mountaineering clothing corner, we have selected for you pants meeting these criteria, so that you can progress in excellent conditions. Numerous brands are available at Glisshop, among which are Millet, Ortovox, Norrona, Mammut, Vaude and many others.