Rugged and reliable, the lightweight Men's Rubidoux Shorts are the ultimate hiking shorts for beginners and experts alike. This pair offers the stretch fabric that’s crucial when climbing, yet is also constructed with nylon that resists abrasions and protects your skin from sharp edges and trail debris. When your morning hike turns into an all-day adventure, built-in UPF 50 will keep you protected from the sun’s rays. The elastic waist offers a secure and comfortable fit when you're wearing a harness. A gusseted crotch provides extra mobility when you make your next move. The side drop-in pocket keeps climbing tools handy.