Outdoor Research Crocodiles
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The Outdoor Research Crocodile Gaitors are rugged, durable, and have an replaceable instep strap. They also have tabs to hold the front opening down, and a fitted design with waterproof fabrics
The Outdoor Research Crocodile(R) gaiters keep snow out of your boots while snowshoeing, cross-country skiing or climbing glaciated mountains. Gore-Tex(R) nylon uppers are waterproof and breathable; durable lower panels of coated Cordura(R) nylon are lined with packcloth. 2-inch wide rip-and-stick closure at the bottom allows adjustable fit for different boots. Tops close with adjustable 0.75-in. wide nylon webbing straps and low-profile cam buckles. Tapered at the ankle to reduce crampon-catching fabric; asymmetric bottom edges provide a sleek, snug fit around boots. Rugged BioThane(R) webbing instep straps with buckles secures the fit; instep straps are replaceable. Use the double-riveted boot lace hooks to keep the Outdoor Research Crocodile gaiters from shifting.
Outdoor Research Crocodiles Gaiters for Women - 2013 ModelKeep your legs dry and comfortable inside these Outdoor Research Crocodiles Gaiters for Women. They offer ample durability and protection to prevent snow, dirt, water, or pebbles from entering your boots, whether you're hiking in the snow or venturing in rugged terrains. It fends off the weather while providing a comfortable, snug fit. It is designed with two fabrics - one of GORE-TEX nylon and the other of Cordura nylon. The GORE-TEX nylon that makes up the upper legs lets you stay dry and comfortable. Its waterproof and windproof properties offer ample protection against the elements without affecting the gaiters' breathability. It also prevents heat loss since it blocks moisture from the environment. Cordura that make up the inner leg and boot, on the other hand, delivers the durability the gaiters need to withstand the abrasion of ice, rocks, and the occasional nick of crampon points. The design of these Crocodiles Gaiters for men is also convenient for the wearer and they can be paired up with a variety of outdoor style. Their double-stitched front closure provides easy on/off access, while the top closures feature a dedicated webbing/cam buckle that secures the top of the gaiters to your leg. There's even the BioThane instep strap that's durable against moisture, shocks, and abrasions and easy to clean. If you're looking for that extra protection against the elements, choose the Outdoor Research Crocodiles Gaiters for Women.
The names 'Cordura' and 'Gore-Tex' have both become legendary among outdoor enthusiasts. Both have come to symbolize utter dependability in their respective fields. One item that has helped to nurture this reputation is the Outdoor Research Crocodile Gaiter. Equally legendary and nearly as famous, the Crocodile was the original high-performance weather- and mountain-proof gaiter. The Crocodile hasn't changed much over the years because its design was spot-on from the beginning. Besides having a triple-bartacked Biothane webbing instep strap and an additional tab that holds down the front opening, this Cordura and Gore-Tex masterpiece remains as it was in the beginning.