Rei Co Op Mens First Chair Gtx Bib Snow Pants Review

Ready to catch the first chair or drop into the backcountry, the men’s REI Co-op First Chair GTX bib snow pants give you trusted waterproof breathable GORE-TEX tech plus a nice amount of stretch.

It has the following features:

  • Tough 2-layer GORE-TEX technology offers premium waterproof/breathable protection.
  • PFC-free durable water repellent (DWR) treatment helps moisture bead up on the surface
  • Water-resistant recycled polyester lining glides smoothly over layers; shell style is designed with room for base layers and fleece underneath
  • Mid-height bib with adjustable straps and belt loops makes it easy to customize the fit
  • Boot gaiters with grippy elastic seal out snow; tough scuffguard and reinforced hems provide durable protection in a placement that works for both skiers and snowboarders
  • 2-way thigh vents double as a droptail adjustment to make answering nature’s call easier
  • Plenty of pockets, including a zip chest pocket and 2 drop-in thigh pockets—1 with a zipper, 1 with hook-and-loop closure
  • Articulated knees and hips plus a crotch gusset support ease of movement while skiing or riding
  • Back knit panel offers everyday comfort
  • Fuzzy tricot lining strategically placed at upper legs and inside of pockets for extra warmth and coziness
  • Field tested in Argentina and wear tested in Washington

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