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5 Of Our Favourite Walking Trousers For 2018

5 Of Our Favourite Walking Trousers For 2018
17 April 2018 No comments

Every year our buyers pull together some of the best products in the industry to ensure you have a great range of kit to choose from and walking trousers are no exception.

Walking trousers are designed to ensure comfortable freedom of movement and excellent durability, while also having a great fit and a pocket or two for small essentials.

We thought we’d highlight some of our favourite walking trousers that we think you’ll love from the Spring Summer ’18 range.


Women’s Helix Pants

Rab Women's Helix Pants Purple

  • Matrix SWS fabric
  • Double snap waist closure
  • 4 open pockets
  • 1 YKK zipped thigh pocket
  • Articulated knees
  • Roll-up leg with hidden button closure
  • UPF 35+

Lightweight, stretchy and quick drying the Women’s Helix Pants from Rab are an excellent choice for the mild days that spring and summer often bring. They have plenty of pockets for mid-route snacks while the zipped pocket on the thigh is great for stashing your phone securely.

Designed for general outdoor use, the Matrix SWS fabric of these trousers is durable and a hidden button closure allows you to roll up the hems making them perfect for both climbing and hiking.

The North Face

Men’s Speedlight Pants

the north face men's speedlight pants

  • 4-way stretch fabric with WindWall technology
  • DWR finish
  • Elasticated waist with belt
  • 3 zipped pockets
  • Articulated knees

Offering excellent wind protection, the Men’s Speedlight Trousers from The North Face are a great option for getting out in unpredictable conditions. WindWall technology is woven into the 4-way stretch fabric for excellent protection yet they still maintain excellent freedom of movement and breathability to ensure your comfort throughout the day.

The zipped pockets will keep small essentials secure while the durable water repellent finish will help keep light showers at bay.


Women’s Nilla Trousers

fjallraven womens nilla pants

  • G-1000 Silent fabric
  • G-1000 reinforcements
  • Articulated knees
  • 2 hand pockets
  • Zipped leg pocket
  • Raw hem

The Women’s Nilla Trousers from Fjallraven are a hardwearing pair that are as perfect for heading to the hills as they are for everyday wear. Extremely comfortable they are made with G-1000 Silent fabric with G-1000 Original reinforcements across the seat and knees for that extra durability where you need it most. As with all G-1000 fabric, you can add wax for more weather protection should you need it.

A zipped leg pocket will keep your compass close to hand and secure while the raw length of the hems allows you to easily customise them to the exact length you need.

Mountain Equipment

Men’s Comici Pants

mountain equipment mens comici pants

  • Exolite 125 stretch double weave fabric
  • Double press stud waist fastening with integrated belt
  • 2 zipped hand pockets
  • Zipped thigh & rear pockets
  • Articulated knees
  • Active fit

Mountain Equipment have developed the Men’s Comici Pants to ensure they thrive in the outdoors. They have an active fit with stretchy fabric and are quick drying and lightweight for all-day comfort whether you are hiking or climbing. The zipped pockets keep your belongings secure while the integrated belt ensures you can always get a great fit.

Articulated knees ensure comfort and freedom of movement when tackling styles and scrambles and the active fit tapers in at the ankles for a closer more suitable fit for active pursuits.


Kid’s NosiLife Terrigal Pants

craghoppers kids terrigal pants

  • NosiLife
  • SolarShield
  • Moisture Control
  • UPF 50+
  • 3 pockets

The Kid’s NosiLife Terrigal Pants from Craghoppers mean you don’t have to leave young ones at home when you head for the hills. NosiLife technology has been woven into the fabric to ensure biting and stinging insects are kept away while the SolarShield helps protect against harmful rays from the sun.

They are quick drying and lightweight while the pockets are ideal for stashing interesting things found along the way.

About the Author:

Charlotte Fish - Outdoor Expert

Charlotte discovered her passion for the outdoors in her early teens and has never looked back since. Her pursuit of outdoor activities has taken her all over the world but she truly believes there is no place like home.