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REI Co-op  Sahara Convertible Pants - Women's

Sale Ends May 27
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Heart-pumping switchbacks to hike, rushing streams to ford—all reasons to love the women's REI Co-op Sahara convertible pants. You don't even have to sit down to turn them into shorts!


  • Made with stretch recycled nylon that's durable enough to handle hard-charging days on the trail and log-sitting nights around the campfire
  • Durable water repellent (DWR) coating sloughs off moisture while lightweight nylon dries fast if it does get wet
  • UPF 50+ sun protection
  • Low-bulk fabric with flatseam stitching not only prevents chafing, it also allows pants to pack down small
  • Color-coded thigh zippers help you determine the right leg from the left leg when converting the shorts back to pants
  • Vertical zippers from bottom hem to mid-thigh allow for more ventilation and also let you remove pant legs without removing your shoes or boots
  • Gusseted crotch and elastic back waistband allow you to move freely and comfortably
  • Interior drawstring at waist lets you dial in the fit
  • Zipper fly with button closure; belt loops add versatility
  • Loaded with 6 pockets for essentials, including front hand pockets, back pockets and cargo pockets (1 zippered)
  • Reinforced cuff backs stand up to abrasion from hiking boots
  • Inseam length on Petite sizes: 28.5 in. (6.75 in. inseam on shorts); Regular sizes: 31 in. (7.5 in. inseam on shorts); Tall sizes: 34 in. (8.5 in. inseam on shorts)
  • Machine wash cold; do not use bleach or fabric softeners; tumble dry low
  • REI is Climate Neutral Certified; as we work to actively reduce our footprint, we measure annual carbon emissions and purchase an equivalent amount of verified carbon credits
  • Contains materials that meet the bluesign® criteria


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Technical Specs

Item #202518
Best Use




96% recycled nylon/4% spandex (bluesign approved)

Sun-Protective Fabric


UPF Rating


Quick Drying




Side Cargo Pockets


Pants Rise


Pant Fit


Pant Leg Style


Inseam (in.)

28.5, 31 inches

Shorts Inseam (in.)

6.75, 7.5 inches




11.7 ounces


Contains materials that meet the bluesign® criteria

Contains recycled materials

From a Climate Neutral Certified brand

Size Chart

Numerical Size000-24-68-1012-14161820-2224-2602468101214161820222426
Sleeve Length29.53030.53131.532.533.533.534.5303030.530.5313131.531.532.533.533.533.534.534.5

Sizing Notes

Measurements are stated in inches unless otherwise indicated. Some women's pants are available in petite and tall sizes. Typically petite sizes fit women 4'11" to 5'3". Regular sizes fit women 5'4" to 5'8". Tall sizes fit women 5'9" to 5'11".

PETITE: Generally, as compared to regular sizes, petite sizes are 2.5 inches shorter in inseam, 1 inch shorter in body length, 1.25 inches shorter in sleeve length and ¾ inch shorter in total rise.

TALL: tall sizes are 3 inches longer in inseam, 2 inches longer in body length, 2.5 inches longer in sleeve length and 1.25 inches longer in total rise.

Capri or cropped pants have an intentionally shorter inseam—reference the technical specs instead of this chart.

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