Arc'teryx Parapet Short

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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

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.


The Parapet may be the most versatile Arc'teryx pant for women. Designed for trekking and hiking, and upgraded with contemporary style, it easily transitions from mountain terrain to global travel and casual wear. TerraTex(TM), a comfortable nylon blend, makes the Parapet perfect for summer weather. The fabric 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 nylon provides durability without feeling heavy or stiff. WOMEN IN MOTION Arc'teryx designs for women in motion. The Parapet Pant's freedom of movement is built in with carefully articulated patterning in the seat and knees, a gusseted crotch and the TerraTex(TM) fabric's stretch. The ergonomic trim fit minimizes bulk and excess fabric without restricting, and the wide waistband offers a clean look and is exceptionally comfortable, even under a hip belt. Hand pockets and two back pockets hold smaller essentials like keys and cash. Two large thigh pockets are discreet, but have volume pleats to create some extra room for maps, travel documents or a smartphone.


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 drizzle. A wide hem, gusseted crotch, and a relaxed fit ensure you get great mobility and fit all day long. Store essentials in the two hand pockets & two back pockets.

- Mountain Gear

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.


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