Arc'teryx Parapet Short

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Arc'teryx Women's Apparel Clothing Parapet Women's Short Dark Masset 0 324314. These urban inspired technical shorts are suitable for climbing and hiking. Motion-friendly features include articulated knees seat and gusseted crotch.


The Arc'teryx Women's ParaPet Short is a hiking short for summers on the trail. TerraTex fabric is lightweight and breathable, made from a nylon/elastane blend, giving just enough stretch for easy movement and comfort throughout the day. They hold up against the brushes with nature, from sitting on a log during lunch to squeezing past tall grasses and low branches along the trail. The gusseted crotch encourages a natural gait while the two hand pockets and two rear pockets provide quick access to small Items. The tHigh pocket is zippered, so you can secure compass or an energy snack without worrying about losing it. Popping off the trail with enough time for dinner at the local restAurant? They're still casual enough for you to Fit right in. Features of the Arcteryx Women's ParaPet Short TerraTex fabric is lightweight, quick drying and Features good stretch Redesigned Features includes wide waistband with belt loops, zippered fly closure with snap Updated styling to hand pockets, two rear pockets and one zippered tHigh pocket Gusseted crotch for mobility and comfort Revised for a better Fit Embroidered logo

- Moosejaw

Lightweight, breathable and durable, the urban-inspired Parapet Shorts from Arc'teryx are suitable for climbing, hiking and traveling. TerraTex fabric blends nylon and spandex so that it stays light in weight and dries super quick if you get caught in a d

- Mountain Gear

The Parapet Short is designed for the trail but has a contemporary styling that makes it an excellent short for travel and casual wear. Freedom of movement, an Arc'teryx design essential, is built in with carefully articulated patterning, a gusseted crotch and the TerraTex(TM) fabric's stretch. The shorter length and women's specific trim fit add another layer of ergonomic freedom. The Parapet's wide waistband offers a clean look and is exceptionally comfortable, even under a hip belt. VERSATILE Arc'teryx designs for use, and that means selecting fabrics that deliver function without sacrificing comfort. TerraTex(TM), a plain weave nylon blend that is one of the most versatile fabrics Arc'teryx employs, makes the Parapet Short perfect for summer weather and long trails. TerraTex(TM) provides sun protection and is quick to dry. Highly air permeable, it stays cool and breezy. Elastane fibres are added for performance stretch and the comfortable nylon weave provides durability without feeling heavy or stiff. Technical Features Breathable Lightweight Durable Quick-drying Patterning Gusseted crotch Waist & Belt Configuration Belt loops Snap waist closure Wide, comfortable waistband Pocket Configuration Two hand pockets Two rear pockets Logos & Label Configuration Embroidered logo Inseam Length (cm) 13 cm inseam MATERIALS TerraTex(TM)-94% nylon, 6% elastane blend. Lightweight, breathable, stretchy, quick drying plain weave textile


Whether you're on the trail, hanging from a belay, or exploring faraway and unfamiliar streets, the performance-oriented Arc'teryx Women's Parapet Shorts will keep you mobile with a stretchy, quick-drying fabric. Made with Arc'teryx's Terra Tex stretch fabric and featuring a gusseted crotch, these shorts will never hold you back, and they breathe and dry in a flash to keep you comfy when you're working hard through that crux or laying low during a down day.