Steep mountain paths can be tough going, but the views are definitely worth it. And the ACTIVATE LIGHT ZIP OFF trousers make every step a pleasure. These versatile softshell trousers - part of our ACTIVATE series - are super light, very breathable and extremely flexible.The FLEX SHIELD X-LITE fabric has multidirectional stretch properties and is purpose-made for demanding trails and agile, dynamic movement. It keeps you dry in light showers and on hard, sweaty ascents and protects you from the sun.The ACTIVATE LIGHT ZIP OFF convert to shorts in an instant - simply zip the legs off and enjoy the extra freedom! With a total of five pockets, there's plenty of room for your smartphone, GPS and other little essentials.