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REI Sahara Shorts - Women's


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  • Lightweight nylon fabric dries fast and has a durable water repellent finish to shed moisture and stains; shorts pack down small
  • UPF 50+ rating provides excellent protection against harmful UV rays
  • Multiple pockets provide storage for essentials; many pockets have secure zip closures and all pockets have mesh or eyelets to allow drainage
  • Center gusset eases movement; soft waistband liner and flat seams increase comfort
  • Women's REI Sahara Shorts have a traditional rise and a relaxed fit that allows for comfort and movement


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Best Use Hiking
Fabric Nylon
Sun-protective fabric Yes
UPF Rating 50
Quick drying Yes
Side cargo pockets Yes
Pant rise Mid
Inseam (in.) 10 inches
Gender Women's

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