Technically-advanced trekking trousers with optimised fit and carefully-thought-through details and removable gaiters.
In warm weather the lower section of the leg can be taken off to turn the trousers into shorts, just like a regular pair of zip-off trousers. The removed section has a drawcord adjustment at the calf that together with the boot hook in the leg ending transforms it into a gaiter that protects legs in brush-filled terrain.
The fabric is stretch with G-1000 Eco at the rear, the front of the legs and over the knees for extra durability. Leg endings are also reinforced with extra hardwearing G-1000 HeavyDuty so they resist wear and tear from trekking boots.
The rear and knees are preshaped and have extra strong seams. The seams on the inside of the legs have been moved forward to reduce the risk of chafing. A zipped ventilation opening from knee to hip releases excess heat and even the fly has been lengthened for extra ventilation if needed. Two leg pockets with flaps, one of which has an inner mesh pocket for smaller items such as a telephone. The hand pockets are positioned high so contents do not spill out when you sit down. Strap adjustments at the hems and, in addition to the hidden boot hook, the hems are equipped with eyelets to which laces or metal hooks can be attached – yet another way to fasten the trouser leg and prevent brush or snow from finding its way into boots.
- Main: G-1000 HeavyDuty (65% polyester, 35% cotton)
- Reinforcement: G-1000 Eco (65% recycled polyester, 35% organic cotton)
- Panels: Stretch (63% nylon, 26% polyester, 11% elastane)
- 2 hand pockets
- 2 leg pockets
- Boot hook and wire eyelets
- Drawcord hem adjustment
- Fixed hem
- Regular fit
- Weight: 640g
For over 50 years Fjällräven has had a strong driving force, to develop products that make it easier for people to enjoy the countryside. Their functional, durable and timeless designs sets Fjällräven apart from their competition. The company is best known for its durable and adaptable G-1000 fabric found in many of their products.
Åke Nordin may not have known that he was creating an international company when he turned his passion of creating backpacks into Fjällräven, back in 1960, but since then Fjällräven’s products has sold in over 20 countries. Since its Örnsköldsvik beginnings, Fjällräven has continued to produce innovative, functional products which are appreciated by generations of outdoor enthusiasts across the world and which have also received a number of distinguished awards over the years.
From its very first innovative framed backpacks and lightweight outdoor jackets, Fjӓllrӓven has stayed true to its original mission, not only through the products they produce but their stance on protecting the environment that they draw their inspiration from. Fjӓllrӓven is always looking for new ways to reduce its environmental impact; from its innovative, PFC-free Eco-Shell fabric to its highly ethical and fully traceable Down-sourcing programme.