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    REI Mistral Pants - Men's 30" Inseam

    The REI Mistral 30 in. soft-shell pants will keep you hiking comfortably through autumn's weather changes. See details

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    The REI Mistral 30 in. soft-shell pants will keep you hiking comfortably through autumn's weather changes.

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    The REI Mistral 30 in. soft-shell pants will keep you hiking comfortably through autumn's weather changes.

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    The REI Mistral 30 in. soft-shell pants will keep you hiking comfortably through autumn's weather changes.

    • Water-resistant nylon/polyester/spandex blend withstands rugged use and remains windproof to 25 mph; because the fabric dries quickly, you won’t feel chilled or clammy
    • 4-way-stretch fabric, articulated knees and center gusset ensure comfortable movement
    • Jeans-style waistband, zipper fly and bonded belt loops
    • No waistband side seams; offset inseams prevent irritation
    • 11 in. leg zippers ease donning and removing bulky footwear
    • 2 zip hand pockets and 2 rear zip pockets
    • REI Mistral pants feature an active fit that ensures a full range of motion


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    REI Mistral Pants - Men's 30" Inseam Specs
    Best use
    Nylon / nylon blend
    68% nylon/23% polyester/9% spandex
    30 inches
    1 lb. 1 oz.
    Fabric type
    Shell fabric
    Shell lining fabric
    Sun-protective fabric
    Side cargo pockets
    Inseam (in.)
    Average weight

    REI Mistral Pants - Men's 30" Inseam

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    REI Mistral Pants - Men's 30" Inseamis rated4.6out of5by10.
    Rated5out of5byfromwear them for everythingI wear these pants for everything: cross-country skiing, hiking, cold-weather running... they size a bit tight, so order a size up and you can wear a base layer underneath when it gets really cold. The soft-shell fabric sheds snow really well and I've yet to be wet in any activity with them. A major plus is they come in a 30in inseam, which is really hard to find in activewear, but it makes the fit so much better for 5'8" guys like me. Please keep making these! I will buy more when I get extra cash.
    Date published: 2014-03-24
    Rated5out of5byfromBest soft shell pants everI had been interested in soft shell pants for hiking. They are super comfortable, flexible, breathable and yet warm all at the same time. I can absolutely see myself wearing these hiking on all but the warmest of days. I wore these with a thermal base layer in 9 degree (F) weather shoveling snow for a few hours and was quite comfortable. I will be purchasing more in the near future. Seriously, give these shot ... you won't be disappointed.
    Date published: 2014-01-28
    Rated5out of5byfromnew favorite pantsI was looking for a technical soft-shell pant for climbing, and I found the mistral pants at my local REI store. As soon as I tried them on, I fell in love. These pants are incredibly comfortable thanks to the stretchy soft-shell material and the spot-on fit. I also really appreciate that they came in inch lengths because I have shorter legs for my overall height, so finding pants that aren't too long is difficult. Since they're more of a technical pant, they are a slimmer fit, but they fit me perfectly. Because they're soft-shell, the range of movement I have is unmatched by any other type of pant. They seem like they would also be suitable for a range of temperatures, and I can definitely fit a baselayer underneath them if I wanted to wear them outside in cooler temperatures. They even look deceptively dressy, so I feel like I could almost wear them to work with a shirt and tie and people might not even notice. I almost never take the time to write product reviews, but these pants warranted it. REI, please make them in more colors!
    Date published: 2014-01-18
    Rated4out of5byfrombetter with timesecond pair for me. I like that the back pockets now have zips. The only down side is there is only one color-black. i wear them for all kinds of stuff including working professional setting.
    Date published: 2013-05-29
    Rated5out of5byfromWonderful!!I have had several pairs of these pants over the years, through at least 3 redesigns. My favorite pair of comfortable pants for hiking, backpacking, and even work. I really wish they were more consistently available. It looks like they will be discontinued from what I can see on trying to order them - not happy about that! BTW - am a woman ordering man's pants because they provide better fit than the "women's" versions! Of course it would be nice if there were more larger-petite versions of the women's clothes!
    Date published: 2013-01-31
    Rated5out of5byfromcomfortable and snazzyI am extremely pleased with these pants. I recently wore them ice climbing, with a base layer underneath, and found them flexible and comfortable with a harness on. Also, with a base layer underneath, they were the perfect light/breathable pants to wear while snowshoeing. I definitely don't regret buying them, and I look forward to wearing them during the spring.
    Date published: 2013-01-29
    Rated4out of5byfromcomfortable but slimI just got the Mistral pants as a gift and they are so comfortable that I've started to wear them around the house even when I don't plan on going outside. One warning though ... I found them to be a little slim fitting (like wearing skinny jeans). I actually ended up sizing up, which I found to be a little loose. I wish they made odd sizes.
    Date published: 2013-01-20
    Rated4out of5byfromGreat pantsGreat pants. Comfortable and light. I use these on business casual days, travel, outdoors in all but the coldest days (in the south). Can stretch out if you wear several days but snaps back after washing.
    Date published: 2012-12-30

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