Built for the guys who head up the mountain and throw charges to keep the rest of the world safe from avalanches, the aptly named Outdoor Research
Blackpowder Pants are extremely durable and weather resistant. Made from burly 200 denier waterproof and breathable Pertex® Shield+ fabric, these pants will stand up to years of abuse, and with their articulated knees and a relaxed fit, they offer maximum mobility when you're working hard. Patrollers, lifties and 100+ day a year snow junkies rejoice, here's a pant that'll cover your *ss in style and comfort.
Pertex® Shield+ 100% Nylon 2L, 200D - Pertex® Shield+ is a fusion of technically advanced, soft ad lightweight face fabrics with Polyurethane film laminates. It offers high levels of wind and water protection with excellent breathability to create the ultimate, lightweight, waterproof performance fabric for fast-moving outdoor athletes. Designed for waterproof garments where minimal weight, freedom of movement, breathability and a soft hand are key, Pertex® Shield+ is perfect for maximum performance apparel.
Relaxed Fit - Baggy-cut layers designed for the wearer to move within
Inseam - 34" / 85 cm
Low-profile waist fits under harness.
Zippered thigh pocket
Secure avalanche beacon pocket with key clip attachment
Knee pad pocket
Zippered thigh vents
Integrated RECCO® Reflector - Recco® is a two-part avalanche rescue system utilized worldwide to facilitate the rapid location of burials.
Compatabile with LockDown™ Equipped Jackets - The LockDown™ system connects Sidecountry jackets and pants, preventing snow from creeping up your back.
Fully seam taped
Tonal seam treatment
Accepts accessory suspenders
Dual-snap zipper fly
Internal stretch gaiter