Category Archive: Pants

Sep 18 2013

Review: BD Dawn Patrol Pants

Black Diamond's Dawn Patrol Touring Pant for 3 Franklin$.

  When Black Diamond announced they were going all in on clothing, I was fairly confident they would do a good job with respect to functionality first without ignoring fashion. Of the few pieces I’ve worn and used so far, they hit the nail squarely on the head. Keep in mind it isn’t like I …

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Apr 24 2012

Review: OR’s Trailbreaker Pants

OR's Trailbreaker Pant. $299

When the zipper on the right hand pocket of my Mammut Champ pants went south (after something like 700 days of use) it was time to look for a new pair of ski pants. They had to be breathable softshell with an ability to shed snow, not cling to it, with cargo pockets but not …

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