Silver Ridge line is well-known amongst travellers and hikers community.These Columbia convertible straight-leg trousers have all the features you need for long summer hikes. When you need warmth you can wear them as a pair of trousers and in warmer temperatures, you can zip off the legs and convert them into a pair of shorts. They offer built-in UPF 50 sun protection from harmful UVA and UVB rays and featrures a wicking fabric to quickly draw moisture away from your body. The mid-rise waist which can be adjusted inside and the articulated knees ensure a comfortable close fit and give freedom of movement. They feature hand pockets and your small essentials can be safely stored in the zipped security back pocket.