For excursions in wet environs, or on hikes where unpredictable weather is predictable, this pant's for you. Waterproof, breathable, seam sealed HyVent® 2L fabric at exterior sends rain packing. Mesh knit lining throughout aids with breathability to prevent overheating. Elastic waist provides a secure fit, with two hand pockets for small storage. Ankle zip gusset helps foster easy on/off with shoes on. That's right, with shoes on.