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At a great price, the women's REI Alpine Lakes rain pants in petite sizes offer waterproof, breathable protection for hiking, backpacking and other wet-weather pursuits. Seam-sealed REI Elements(R) nylon shell provides moderate stretch and blocks wind to 60 mph. Lining combines nylon taffeta, which slides easily over layers, with highly breathable, moisture-wicking polyester mesh in key areas. Back elastic waist and side rip-and-stick tabs adjust the fit for comfort. Full-length side zippers offer ventilation control and easy removal over footwear; scuff guards protect inner ankle fabric from abrasion. Articulated knees improve ease of movement, and are reinforced for durability. 2 zippered front pockets and 1 zippered back pocket. Fabric in the Alpine Lakes women's rain pants is designed to resist snagging and pilling, and it dries in under 4 hours.