Outdoor Research BugOut Gaiters

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Ideal for backpacking in buggy places, the Outdoor Research BugOut Gaiters(TM) keep insects and trail debris out of your footwear.


Hiking in insect-infested areas at the height of the season can be unavoidable and maddening. Keep the little biters from getting into your pants and boots with the Outdoor Research Bug Out Gaiter. This durable gaiter is treated with Insect Shield, which repels nasty little biting buggers for up to 70 washes.

- Backcountry.com

Outdoor Research Bugout Gaiter FEATURES of the Outdoor Research Bugout Gaiter Breathable Lightweight Insect Shield Repels Bugs 1in.-Wide Hook/Loop Front Closure Top and Bottom Shear Tabs Secure Front Closure Elastic Top and Bottom Edges Reinforced Boot Lace Hook Hypalon Instep Strap

- Moosejaw

Don't let mosquitoes, ticks and other bugs keep you inside this spring. These gaiters are treated with Insect Shield, a man-made version of a natural repellent found in certain types of chrysanthemums and is the only EPA-registered repellent. Made of rugged yet lightweight nylon packcloth that's weather resistant and breathable. Hook-and-loop front closure allows easy on/off, snaps at the top and bottom. Double-riveted lace-hook and adjustable Hypalon instep strap firmly attach gaiter to footwear. Elastic bottom edge seals out snow and mud. Imported. Sizes S 4-7, M 6-9, L 8-11, XL 10-13. Weight Size L: 4.3 oz. per pair.

- L.L.Bean