These hard working pants feature easily removable elastic suspenders, two handwarmer pockets with zipper closures and two cargo pockets with Velcro closures. The double reinforced knees have a slot to accept the Grundéns foam kneepads (sold separately). There is an internal gator for a snug fit around boots that prevents snow and other unpleasant elements from getting inside your pants. Each pant leg is fitted with a bottom zipper so that you can put them on or take them off without removing your shoes or boots. The fabric is a 500 denier nylon that is coated on the inside with a waterproof breathable barrier is waterproof to 10,000 mm and breathable at a rate of 5,000 mvp. All seams are taped to eliminate water intrusion through stitching.