The Men's Downpour Pant from Rab is a lightweight, packable, waterproof pant with excellent breathability, ideal for all round protection.
Manufactured using Pertex Shield+ 2.5-layer fabric with Dry Touch, these waterproof pants will keep you dry, whether caught out by a light shower or a torrential downpour.
Knee length zips with storm flaps allow ease of use with big boots, while other essential features such as knee articulation add comfort and practicality to these lightweight and highly packable waterproof pants.
Rab's Downpour Pant is a cheap and cheerful waterproof for all round protection You've got your knee length side zips for easy access over boots and an elasticated waistband with drawcord to get a tailored fit. There are no pockets or slits to access pockets underneath so you will need to store your small loose items in your jacket pocket or pack.
Waterproof, light weight and small pack size, the important 3 ticked. It won't be a durable as heavier fabric, and there are pants with a higher waterproofing available, but it's not a bad compromise for a pant this light for under £70.
- Reviewed by BasecampGear