These pants are my new favorites. I read some positive…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Fabric: Skifans (Wool/Schoeller blend)
Price Paid: $185 new, bought for $100 on sale

These pants are my new favorites. I read some positive reviews and jumped at the chance to buy them when I found them on sale for 50% off.

I've used them on several trips, including a 10-day backpacking trip in Denali where we experienced sun, rain, sleet, and snow. The pants took everything in stride and kept me comfortable whether I was hiking with a full pack or just standing around camp.

The Skifans softshell material is just great. Although it's not waterproof, it provides great rain and wind resistance. I was comfortable in temperatures ranging from 30-65 deg F.

The pants have nice features such as a built in belt, zippered front and rear pockets, and ankle zips. My only complaint is that they are only offered in black.

Highly recommended.

Ibex Guide Lite Pant


The Guide Lite Pant has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$77.18 - $194.95

The Ibex Guide Lite Pant is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen January 24, 2008 at GearTrade.

If you're looking for a new soft shell pant, check out the best reviewed current models.

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