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Awards Top Pick Award Editors' Choice Award Top Pick Award Best Buy Award  
Price $63.75 at Backcountry
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$90.00 at Amazon
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$59.00 at REI$52.25 at Backcountry
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Pros Durable, strong wicking power, comfortable features, cute color optionsAll season wear, breathable, will keep you dry, warm, improved fitFleece lining is comfortable, elastic fit, amazing value, cute style, very durable, wicking abilityAmazing breathability, comfortable on the skin, great fit, good warmth, affordable, cute colors and designsDurable, wide range of thermoregulation, comfortable, cute colors
Cons Not very warmLacks durability when worn aloneHigh water absorptionLess durable than previous versionNot super duper warm
Bottom Line A lightweight merino-synthetic base layer bottom with powerful wicking and breathabilityA top performer offering comfort and breathability for all activitiesVersatile performance and cozy design, we can't stop reaching for this modelA favorite synthetic base layer bottom for its amazing value and performanceGreat durability and great performance all the way around
Rating Categories Merino 150 Base Layer Bottoms Merino 250 Bottoms Rho LT Bottoms Capilene Midweight Bottoms 200 Oasis Leggings
Warmth (30%)
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9
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Breathability (30%)
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Comfort And Fit (30%)
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Durability (10%)
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Specs Merino 150 Base... Merino 250 Bottoms Rho LT Bottoms Capilene Midweight... 200 Oasis Leggings
Material 87% Merino wool, 13% nylon core 100% merino Torrent fleece (84% polyester, 16% elastane) 100% recycled polyester 100% merino
Fabric weight (g/m²) & relative level of thickness 150 g/m² (lightweight) 250 g/m² (midweight) 150 g/m² (midweight) Midweight 200 g/m² (lightweight)
Measured Weight 5.2 oz 7.3 oz 5.8 oz 5.6 oz 5.7 oz
Fabric weights availiable Lightweight (150), Midweight (250) Lightweight (150), midweight (250) Lightweight & Midweight (AR) options Lightweight, Midweight, Thermal Weight Midweight
Cuts avaliable Full length 3/4 length, full length, onsie (full body w/ hood) Full length Full length 3/4 length, full length
Smelly over time? No No No Yes No
Odor control fabric Naturally odor resistant Naturally odor resistant Polygiene anti-odor finish HeiQ Fresh Naturally odor resistant
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