Mapped for vertical movement, these stretch woven soft-shell pants with low-profile belted waistband won't restrict your freedom of movement during aerobic alpine ascents. These lightweight, yet durable pants have extra stretch at the rear waistband and boot-compatible cuffs to encourage freedom of movement. DWR repellent exterior sheds light moisture upon contact.
- Designed for alpine climbing
- Stretch woven nylon soft-shell fabric is durable, breathes easily and resists abrasion
- DWR (durable water repellent) finish
- Separating waist construction with two-way zip-fly has built-in separating belt with adjustable slider-hook buckle; lies flat under a harness or backpack
- Single zippered thigh pocket
- Dual zippered hand pockets
- Articulated knees for mobility
- Mountain-boot-compatible zippered cuffs and internal gaiter with eyelets
- body: 70D x 40D 180 g/m² TNF™ Apex Aerobic—89% nylon, 11% elastane double weave
- waistband/bottom cuff: 75D x 40D 143 g/m² TNF™ Apex Aerobic—86% polyester, 14% elastane / kickpatch: 177 g/m² 85% nylon, 15% schoeller®-keprotec® Kevlar®
- Avg Weight:
- 460 g (1 lb)
- R 32”
- Lifetime Warranty
TNF™ Apex soft shell fabrics are a signature material, researched and developed exclusively by The North Face®. TNF™ Apex offers the dynamic duo of a tightly woven abrasion-phobic face for protection, and a soft-brushed interior for performance and comfort. Built to stretch for comfort and mobility, TNF™ Apex is also treated with our Durable Water Resistant (DWR) finish to achieve the ideal balance between weather resistance and breathability.
TNF™ Apex Aerobic The lightest and most breathable of the TNF™ Apex fabrics, TNF™ Apex Aerobic offers the greatest stretch and mobility, making it ideal for running, cycling and other highly mobile aerobic activities.
TNF™ Apex ClimateBlock The most protective TNF™ Apex fabric, TNF™ Apex ClimateBlock is virtually waterproof and windproof while also maintaining a comfortable level of breathability. The fabric is ideal for trekking, skiing and snowshoeing in challenging, inclement weather conditions.
TNF™ Apex Universal The most versatile of the TNF™ Apex Fabrics, TNF™ Apex Universal is both breathable and water resistant, making it ideal across a wide range of activities and weather conditions.