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Hiking Pants Ratings Summary

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Score Product Price Our Take
78
$80
Editors' Choice Award
The most comfortable and breathable pair of pants that we tested.
77
$85
Top Pick Award
The top-scoring hiking pants are not only comfortable, but also versatile.
75
$79
This stellar pant surprised us with its high performance at an affordable price.
73
$99
A great choice for thru-hikers who don’t want to carry more than one pair of pants.
71
$60
Best Buy Award
A comfortable, loose fitting pair of hiking pants that won't burn a hole in your wallet.
68
$109
These pants have a minimalist design and sturdy construction.
67
$79
The simplest hiking pant that also proved to be the most stylish for everyday wear.
67
$70
A form fitting pair of hiking pants that stretch from town to trail.
65
$150
A woodsman’s dream pant that feels like overkill for the casual hiker.
54
$60
These pants are lightweight, but offer limited mobility and therefore limited versatility.
45
$90
Despite being relatively low-scoring, a pant worth trying on to see if it fits.