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The North Face Free Thinker Bib

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$359.96 - Sale Orig: $479.95

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The North Face Free Thinker Bib is a core user's shell pant of the highest order. Multiple seasons of wet snow backcountry laps? Covered. Two weeks on Denali? Sign us up. TNF's most technical pant features GORE-TEX® Pro 3 Layer construction, snow-shedding 70 denier plain weave face fabric, a snug fitting bib front, and just the right amount of functional features. Use your brain, dial in your winter kit with the Free Thinker Bibs, and go out and get after it.

Product Details

Face Fabric

70D 153 g/m² (4.51 oz/yd²) 100% Nylon plain weave


GORE-TEX® Pro MembraneGORE-TEX®'s most technically advanced and durable membrane sandwiches the PTFE without using a PU coating on the inner surface of the membrane for dramatically improved breathability without impacting the "Guaranteed to Keep You Dry®" promise.

Lining Material

Bonded woven ripstop backer


Regular Fit



VISLON® zip chest pocket with bellow

Kissing welt water-resistant zip hand pockets

YKK® AquaGuard® VISLON® zip cargo pocket with Loft Lift System and phone pocket

YKK® AquaGuard® VISLON® zip cargo pocket with Loft Lift System and radio holder


Flap-cover, water-resistant zip inner-thigh vents with mesh gussets


Technically advanced Gore-Tex® Pro 3L ski bibs provide bomber protection and equipment-specific pockets for backcountry adventures

Waterproof, breathable, fully seam sealed

Hook-and-loop adjustable suspenders

Recco® avalanche rescue reflector

Adjustable waist tabs

Flap-cover, water-resistant, side-entry zip

Belt loops with clip integration

Reinforced cuffs with cuff-zip gussets

Stretch gaiter with gripper elastic and boot hook


  • Fit: Regular More 
  • Material: GORE-TEX®, Nylon
  • Construction Type: 3 Layer
  • Waterproof Rating (mm): 28000
  • Breathability (g): 25000
  • Insulation: No Insulation
  • Seam Sealing: Fully Taped
  • Bibs: Yes
  • Suspenders: Yes
  • Beltloops: Yes
  • Warranty: Limited Lifetime
Size S XL
Weight (g)    


Other Notes
The North Face products can only be shipped within the United States