Extremely comfortable with a soft waist band, integral belt and zips and drawcords at the hem. The Apex fabric felt very breathable and did a great job of repelling rain, as well as being incredibly easy to move in. A tad heavy and quite pricey.
Colours: Black, asphalt
Sizes: 28-38in waist (three leg lengths)
Fabric: Apex Universal (nylon/elastane)
Women’s version: Yes
Contact: 01539 738882, www.thenorthface.com/eu
Verdict: Superb soft shell pants, ideal for autumn/winter use or even summer trekking in the higher ranges.