New England has a knack for cultivating some burly, iced over conditions. So when that jaunt up Smuggler's Notch turns suddenly a little more hairy than you bargained for, you can trust the Houdini Men's Corner Pants to keep those wayward elements from sneaking their way through to your baselayers. Built for withstanding winter's worst, these eco friendly snow pants are waterproof and incredibly comfortable. The folks at Houdini foresaw the need to create practical, functional, and beautiful products that were not only conscientiously crafted but also 100% recyclable or biodegradable. So, heeding the dire call of eco friendly products, Houdini answered with the Corner Pants. The fabric membrane consists of recycled products that in turn can be recycled simply return the product to Houdini after your years and years of use, and it'll transform your bedraggled pants into polyester yarn that can be spun into future jackets. Equipped with Houdini's extremely durable, waterproof Cargo 3L Hardshell material, fully taped seams, boot friendly gaiters, and waterproof zippers, these pants ensure that no sneaky precipitation can permeate through to your baselayer. And whether you're dropping a knee or dashing uphill, the articulated knees, ventilation zips, and gusseted crotch ensure maximum mobility optimal for a comfortable ride while the zippered pockets and kevlar enforced inner cuffs safeguard all of your goodies so you can sail through confectioner sugar snow drifts without trepidation.