Huron Low Gaiters from Outdoor Research save weight and space in your pack and work well for fast moving snowshoers who wear low profile athletic footwear. Waterproof, breathable Pertex Shield uppers and fleece lined neoprene lowers keep the elements out and heat in. . Durable, abrasion resistant 70D nylon ripstop upper backed by Pertex Shield membrane and a printed layer to protect the membrane. Pertex Shield membrane is waterproof, windproof, and breathable keeps snow out and allows moisture vapor to escape. Insulated fleece lined neoprene lower helps trap heat. Neoprene lower extends over toe to keep elements out. Hook and loop covered zipper closure. Drawcord cinch at top to keep snow out. Lightweight and durable BioThane instep strap. Low profile: Ideal when wearing low profile athletic footwear for snowshoeing.