Pros: Warm and well insulated, drapes nicely
Cons: Stitching gives way, icing sticks to material, cut tight in thighs.
Other brands used: Descente, Obermeyer, Moonstone, Salomon, TNF, Cloudveil, Smart Mogul, Sun-ICE I love side-zips on ski pants. When I saw these Markers, I immediately thought they looked like a winner - sharp styling, insulation, adequate pockets, and a superb soft smooth feel that made pants from some other brands feel - icky, like rubberized canvas. First fit impression was a little worrying. I don't have the smallest quads on the planet - and the pants leg stuck midway up the thigh. Waist size was correct, the fit was fine through the hips...but it took 2 tries to get the pants on that first...(read more)