Outdoor Research Kinetic Shorts

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Add some energy to you summer hiking trip by leaving the trailhead in a pair of comfortable, durable Outdoor Research Women's Kinetic Shorts. Their DWR-coated Schoeller nylon fabric stretches with you as you hike, and it dries quickly if you should feel the need to take a dip in a backcountry lake. Outdoor Research gave the Kinetic Shorts a Lycra-gusseted fly and lace waist for added comfort and style in the hills and around town.

- Backcountry Outlet

On Sale. Free Shipping. Outdoor Research Women's Kinetic Shorts (Spring 2006) Paddle still summer waters and enjoy a coastal sunset; Schoeller 3XDRY stretch fabric in the Kinetic Shorts by Outdoor Research resists moisture and dries quickly. Stitchless seam construction gives the Kinetic Shorts a smooth fit against your skin and makes them the ideal companion to a bathing suit. The zippered thigh pocket keeps keys or a trail map handy. A lace closure with soft fabric grommets tapers the fit to your waistline. Average Weight: 3.5 oz. / 99 g Features: Water-resistant/breathable Schoeller 3XDRY stretch nylon fabric DWR face resists moisture; quick-dry, moisture-wicking back Stitchless seam construction Lace closure at waist; reinforced, laser-cut grommets Lycra gusset fly Laser die-cut, zippered storage pocket 4in./10 cm inseam (size M)

- Moosejaw

Created with a highly water-resistant Schoeller 3XDRY stretch nylon fabric, the Outdoor Research Kinetic Short is an excellent summer design for walking, backpacking and adventure travel. Unlike a lot of cluttered cargo shorts, the Kinetic is lean and clean with a stitchless seam construction with a single laser cut cargo pocket on the right leg. The Kinetic is a simplified summer design that's perfect for the high backcountry and the dusty backroads.

- Altrec Outdoors


Price Historic Range: $13.62-$41.30