How to choose your hiking pants?

When hiking, the choice of pants is important so that you feel comfortable! Follow our advice to make the right choice for your hiking gear!

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How to choose hiking trousers

HOW DO YOU CHOOSE A GOOD PAIR OF HIKING PANTS?

We reveal our secrets.Hiking pants are distinguished by their freedom of movement so that you feel comfortable during your outings. Then, the objective is to evacuate perspiration as quickly as possible. There are 2 main criteria to consider: the intensity of your activity and the weather conditions.

How to choose hiking trousers

1/ The level of difficulty and elevation

First, ask yourself what kind of physical exercise you will be doing when wearing the pants.

How to choose hiking trousers
How to choose hiking trousers
How to choose hiking trousers
How to choose hiking trousers

2/ THE WEATHER CONDITIONS

How to choose hiking trousers
How to choose hiking trousers
How to choose hiking trousers

Hiking in shorts or pants?

Don't compromise any more!Pants named modular, transformable or even detachable are accessible! They make it easy to switch from shorts to trousers or vice versa depending on the weather conditions. So when the weather is hesitant you can leave with peace of mind. In the early morning, it is still cool, you dress in pants, during the climb up, the temperature rises, you switch to shorts then when it is time for the break, you do not want to catch cold, so you go back to the pants version. Modular pants are finally the possibility of changing whenever you want between shorts and pants.

Discover in particular the Quechua modular pants, you don't even have to take off your footwear!Changing is easy using 2 zips. To restore the length, visual cues are there to guide you!

How to choose hiking trousers
How to choose hiking trousers

Different cuts?

Depending on your genre, features or small details may vary depending on the model to adapt better to the needs of the user. But the three most common fits are regular, loose, and fitted (particularly popular with women).
The differences are then:
- the diameter of the thighs, buttocks with wider shapes or more stretchy fabrics for women
- the knees, preformed or not
- the length
- the more adjustable waistband on “women's” pants
- the accessorisation, the number and size of pockets for example.

How to choose hiking trousers

Which brand and which outfit to choose for hiking?

A diversity of brands called "outdoor" are present on the market at all prices and for all activities.The main thing is to find the hiking pants that meet your needs and activities. The little plus of the Quechua teams is that they have designed a more sustainable and eco-designed range of pants.

How to choose hiking trousers

Alizée 

Avid hiker and former scout