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    REI Sahara Cargo Shorts - Men's

    Lightweight men's REI Sahara Cargo Shorts offer plenty of comfort and storage for trail essentials. See details

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    Item # 861791

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    Lightweight men's REI Sahara Cargo Shorts offer plenty of comfort and storage for trail essentials.

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    Lightweight men's REI Sahara Cargo Shorts offer plenty of comfort and storage for trail essentials.

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    Lightweight men's REI Sahara Cargo Shorts offer plenty of comfort and storage for trail essentials.

    • Lightweight nylon fabric packs small, dries fast and has a durable water repellent finish
    • UPF 50+ rating provides excellent protection against harmful ultraviolet rays
    • Loaded with pockets for essentials, including many with secure zip closures and/or secure rip-and-stick closures
    • Center gusset and elastic in back waist ease movement; soft waistband liner and flat seams increase comfort
    • Men's REI Sahara Cargo Shorts have a relaxed fit that generously allows for comfort and movement


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    REI Sahara Cargo Shorts - Men's Specs
    Best use
    Nylon / nylon blend
    9 inches
    Fabric type
    Inner liner
    Sun-protective fabric
    Moisture wicking
    Quick drying
    Side cargo pockets
    Pant rise
    Inseam (in.)

    REI Sahara Cargo Shorts - Men's

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    REI Sahara Cargo Shorts - Men'sis rated1.0out of5by1.
    Rated1out of5byfromA poor imitation of the classic REI shortsThe REI Sahara short was a favorite for years but REI discontinued it. Now it's back but it's a poor remake of the old version. The inseam is longer, but the leg opening is 2" smaller so it restricts motion. In addition, the old style had a curved inseam which makes for more comfort instead of a straight inseam. The fly is 2" shorter so it's harder to make like a "bear in the woods" with a pack on. The brushed nylon is not as nice as the old smooth nylon. The waist fastener is a button (they break at the worst times) instead of a snap. The back pockets are not as wide or deep, so things come out even with the closure. The belt on the old ones was great, nothing to forget, always there, plus the old belt was designed so as not to interfere with pack belts as stiffer aftermarket belts often do. The mini pocket on the right patch pocket is too small to be useful, plus the mini pocket inside the main right pocket is too small for a cell phone, and coins that end up in it are difficult to get back out. Please REI, get out the old cut patterns and go back to the classic Sahara short.
    Date published: 2014-04-20

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