Forclaz 500 hiking shorts - Light Grey



Made for regular to intensive mountain hikers.
Shorts made of bi-stretch, lightweight, breathable and quick-drying fabric.
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Freedom of movementTwo-way stretch fabric. Semi-elasticated waist.
BreathabilityLightweight synthetic fabric that allows body heat to escape.
Quick dryingSynthetic fabric provides breathability and reduced drying time.
LightweightLightweight and compressible fabric: 240 g in size L!
Pockets3 sealed pockets: 2 hand pockets and 1 zipped rear pocket.
Environmental impactC RATING - Comparison: men's shorts - technical details
Waranty2 Years
Technical Information

Sizing and fit information
These shorts have an athletic, fitted cut. The two-way stretch fabric provides perfect freedom of movement. You can therefore select your usual size. Length: above the knee. Inside leg: 19 cm in size 36" (L).
2 zipped hand pockets and 1 zipped rear pocket. Sold with a removable belt.
Quick drying
The drying time measures a fabric's capacity to dry quickly after being made wet, according to a standardised protocol.
A score for comparing the products' environmental impact
The product's environmental impact is calculated over its entire life cycle using different indicators. An overall rating from A to E is provided to help you easily identify the more eco-friendly products by comparing products of the same type (T-shirts, trousers and backpacks, etc.) Decathlon is committed to displaying the environmental information of its products. For more information:
SizesL to XXXL.
Information / Concept / Technologie
Main fabric : 85.0% Polyamide, Main fabric : 15.0% Elasthane Main lining : 100.0% Polyester (PES)

Product test
These are the ideal shorts for enthusiasts!!! What's important is to feel comfortable: whatever terrain you're walking over, however long you walk for, these shorts wont hinder you in any way whatsoever.

Maintenance tips
Wash inside out at 30°C.


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Fantastic value and comfy
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
Fantastic value shorts good quality and comfortable. My 2nd pair and love them!
great pair of shorts
Used for More than 1 year
I use these shorts for all kinds of adventure such as hiking MTBing BASE jumping and so much more. They are super durable and the extra fabric on the behind area is a great extra as when hiking and scrabbling the extra protection is perfect and for this price these are just a great buy.
very durable, super comfortable, great price
size ran alittle big
Forclaz 500 Mens Hiking Shorts
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
A good fit and a great price. Excellent shorts for those who want above the knee length.
Forclaz 500 shorts
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
Love these shorts, had a pair before in grey, still going strong, so when I saw the black pair at only £10! I snapped them up, if this material was on cycling shorts u would pay £50 easily, 4 way stretch make them really comfortable, would be great for any sports activity. GREAT BUY.
Hiking shorts
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
Great fit, lightweight & comfortable
excellent shorts
Used for 7 to 12 months
excellent pair of shorts I'm a postman and wear them every day super comfortable and dry quickly for those wet days. the only problem is i have 4 pairs and now they are starting to show lots of wear. and you don't make them anymore so can't order new pairs
comfortable and dry quickly
the fact you can't get them anymore
Good short and good value
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
Short in-seam; nice stretch material. Size is very tight - I would expect normally to fit an M but the L/M was too small so I changed for L.
short inseam if you like that.
Ideal walking shorts
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
My previous pairs bought 5 years ago have served my very well and it was time for an uodate
Stretch, quick drying
most comfortable shorts I've ever owned!
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
purchased these for work and are delighted with them !!
comfortable, quick drying and stretchy!!
the belt undoes iris elf but not really a problem
Just the ticket
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
A great buy. I bought these because I already had a pair, but in a different colour.
Comfortable, light, good price, practical colour
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