Nixon was screaming all night from 12:00 AM until 3:30 AM so I got no sleep. Up at 5:00 anyway to ride. Sat down on the couch at 5:10 for a sec to clear my head and woke up at 6:15. Opportunity to ride gone....
So- how about a product review?
A while ago I got a pair of new Fjallraven Vidda Pro Pants off of E Bay. I've been looking for a new pair of outdoor pants for awhile. I've been using either a pair of Digi Camo BDU pants or my Dickies work pants. I don't always want to wear camo and the Dickies are tough as hell but a bit heavy. Plus, the both suck up water quickly and become saturated while walking in wet brush. I had been looking at the Fjallraven pants for awhile due to their outstanding reputation but at $150.00 they were far above my budget price point. However, I just so happened to find a pair in my size for less than half price shipped on E Bay. Bam. I'll take em. Was hoping to get the Tarmac or Olive color but beggars can't be choosers so I bought em.
2. These pants felt quite a bit lighter and softer to the touch than I expected. They are made of G-1000 fabric. From Fjallraven-
G-1000 is Fjällräven’s own hardwearing and versatile fabric, a proven outdoor classic that will prepare you for all types of adventures, in all climates, year round – from the tropics to the polar regions. The densely woven fabric (65% polyester and 35% cotton) is treated with Greenland Wax. This combination makes G-1000 one of the world’s best outdoor fabrics with a number of strong properties: