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The Discovery III Short brings high performance in a mid-rise, 8-inch inseam - a crucial women's hiking short. We've added slimming and active style lines as well as pockets for larger smartphones to improve upon a classic. The versatile Discovery stretch nylon fabric has UPF 50+ protection, a bit of stretch for a better fit and comfort, and wrinkle resistance. These lightweight, quick dry shorts perform in the outdoors and pack neatly for travel. Made with eco-conscious bluesign® Approved fabric.

  • Updated style lines, seaming and - security fly for - cleaner fit optimal for active performance
  • Brushed back interior waistband for ultra soft, wicking comfort against your skin
  • Travel utility pocket system updated to fit large smart phones - includes a hidden zipper pocket inside the front right hand pocket and two back snap pockets
  • Mesh pocket bags for ventilation
  • Eco-friendly bluesign® approved fabric
  • Slightly shorter inseam (7-inch vs. 8-inch) than past seasons


Discovery Stretch Nylon
4.4 oz. 96% Nylon, 4% Spandex
One of our core fabrics, the Discovery Stretch Nylon is durable, lightweight, quick dry and wrinkle resistant, with great stretch for increased range of motion and comfort.

  • DURABLE. Designed to withstand increased wear and tear.

  • UPF PROTECTION. Sun protection. Reduces your skin’s UV radiation exposure significantly.

  • Eco-Conscious Fabric. Organic and/or sustainable materials are included in this type of fabric.

  • Wrinkle Resistant. Resists wrinkling, making it ideal for travel.

  • Stretch for Range of Motion. Two-way and four-way stretch fabrics add range of motion and flexibility.