Best Pants for Trail Work

We asked you to give us your recommendations for durable pants that can withstand trail work. These are the results.

by American Trails Staff

When you're out on the trail it's important to have the best gear possible for the work you're doing. This includes the right pair of pants. Check out the pants below that we recommend, and remember, if you purchase from our links your purchases help American Trails!

Carhartt Men's Firm Duck Double-Front Work Dungaree Pant

Carhartt Men's Rugged Flex Rigby Double Front Pant

Arborwear Men's Ascender Pant

Arborwear Women's Canopy Pant

Jessie Kidden Hiking Pants Mens, Insulated Waterproof Soft Shell Outdoor Winter Pants

Singbring Women's Outdoor Fleece Lined Windproof Hiking Waterproof Pants

Carhartt Women's Kane Double Front Sandstone Duck Relaxed Fit

ExOfficio Women's BugsAway Sol Cool Ampario Convertible Pants - Insect, Tick, Mosquito Repellent Permethrin Clothing

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