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Seeking advice for snowshoe running leg wear

When snowshoe running, I tend to get quite wet in the rear and crotch area from the snow that inevitably gets kicked up in the back.  Unfortunately, the most appropriate tights/pants I've located have front panel protection only.  Any suggestions? 

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Hi @Mrdster,

The only way to keep perfectly dry is to wear a waterproof pant, or a long waterproof jacket that would cover your backside fully. Waterproof pants can sometimes be a bit bulky for running, but here are two that have a slimmer fit that might be more appropriate:

Outdoor Research Helium Rain Pants: An extremely lightweight and packable pant that has a slim cut.

You might also look into the Helium Jacket for an option if you want to keep your same pants/tights and wear a coat with a longer drop.

Salomon Bonatti Race Waterproof Pants: These fully waterproof pants also come with reflective tape to be seen in lower light.

Hope this helps!

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