Ice climbers and alpine climbers move quickly, generate a lot of heat yet require waterproof protection from spindrift, water, and falling snow. Streamlined for light weight and energy efficiency, the Alpha Comp Pant has a trim fit to maximize fabric technologies and reduce crampon snag, with e3D to accommodate free movement of layers.
Fortius 1.0 stretch woven fabric regulates heat and provides stretch through the core areas and back of the knees. N40p 3L laminated Gore® Product Technology provides durable weather protection across the seat, front of the legs and lower leg cuffs.
Zippered lower leg adjusts to two volumes to accommodate different the needs of ski boots, alpine travel and climbing with crampons. Extremely durable Keprotec® provides instep protection.
Full Feature List
Versatile—ideal for multi-climate usage
Taped seams for added weatherproofness
DWR finish (Durable Water Repellent) helps bead water from fabric surface
Micro-seam allowance (1.6 mm) reduces bulk and weight
e3D Ergonomic 3-Dimensional patterning for enhanced comfort and mobility
Lower leg gusset
Zippers & Fly Configuration
WaterTight™ external zippers
Front fly with snap closure
1/4 length ankle zip with gusset
Cuff & Sleeves Configuration
Adjustable pant cuff drawcord
Expanding gusset in the pant cuff adjusts to two volumes to accommodate various types of footwear.