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Gamma SL Hybrid Short Men'sSuper light, weather resistant, warm weather climbing short with stretch.


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Gamma SL Hybrid Short Men's Durable, air permeable, lightweight technical climber’s shorts reinforced with stretchy, hardwearing Fortius™ 1.0 softshell for enhanced abrasion resistance and mobility. Gamma Series: Softshell outerwear with stretch | SL: Superlight.

Durable, air permeable, lightweight technical climber’s shorts reinforced with stretchy, hardwearing Fortius™ 1.0 softshell for enhanced abrasion resistance and mobility. Gamma Series: Softshell outerwear with stretch | SL: Superlight.

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210 g / 7.4 oz
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Durable, trim fitting technical shorts for summer alpine pursuits, the Gamma SL Short combines the durable stretch performance of Fortius™ 1.0 fabric with lightweight, air permeable TerraTex™. The Fortius™ reinforces the seat, back of leg and hem. It stands up to abrasion and aggressive use, but provides stretch and air circulation. TerraTex™, used in the front and sides of the legs, is a highly air permeable, quick drying nylon fabric with elastane for stretch. With performance in warmer conditions in mind, the combination of these materials balances climbers’ need for high levels of freedom with the necessity of durability.


Created for climbers, the trim fitting Gamma SL Hybrid Short is built to move. The careful patterning results in ergonomic freedom and a trim that minimizes fabric excess that could snag while climbing. A gusseted crotch expands range of motion. The low profile hook belt system sits flat against the body and rides comfortably under a harness, and the integrated webbing belt loop provides a chalk bag attachment point. Two zippered front pockets hold small essentials.

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Highly breathable textiles with stretch and differing degrees of thermal efficiency that can be worn as water-resistant outer layers. High degree of abrasion resistance.

SL | Super Light

Uses the lightest weight materials available to provide high weather protection, performance and/or packability, but with the right amount of durability.

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Technical Features
  • Moisture-resistant outer face fabric
  • Breathable
  • Lightweight
  • Durable
  • Quick-drying
  • DWR finish (Durable Water Repellent) helps repel water from fabric surface
  • Stretchy fabric provides freedom of movement
  • Articulated patterning for unrestricted mobility
  • Gusseted crotch
Zippers & Fly Configuration
  • Front fly with snap closure
  • Micro webbing zipper pulls
Cuff & Sleeves Configuration
  • Laminated cuffs
Waist & Belt Configuration
  • Adjustable integrated webbing belt
  • Snap waist closure
  • Soft, brushed lined waist
Pocket Configuration
  • Two hand pockets with zippers
  • Mesh lined hand pockets
  • Reinforced knees and seat
Integrated Features
  • Webbing belt loop to attach a chalk bag
Inseam Length (cm)
  • 27 cm inseam


  • Fortius 1.0™—84% nylon, 16% elastane, 160 g/m². Lightweight, durable, non-insulated, stretchy nylon/spandex blend textile.
  • TerraTex™—94% nylon, 6% elastane blend. Lightweight, breathable, stretchy, quick drying plain weave textile


  • Machine wash in cold water.
  • Wash dark colours separately.
  • Tumble dry on low heat.
  • Iron on low heat.
  • Do not use fabric softener.
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