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Men's Royce Peak™ Pant


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Style# 1514473
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Size & Fit Guide | Reviewers rated this product Fits Slightly Small | Fit Modern Classic


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Style# 1514473
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The choice? Royce. If you're looking for a pant with clean lines and modern functionality, look no further. The Royce Peak™ Pant boasts the best Omni-Shade™ UPF Sun Protection we offer: UPF 50. Coupled with the ability to shed moisture and stains due to our Omni-Shield™ technology, this pant is a great go-to: outdoors or indoors. Keep things stored with ease of mind with pockets with a hook and loop closure. All in all, this lightweight pant is a looker and a worker.

  • Omni-Shade™ UPF 50 sun protection
  • Omni-Shield™ advanced repellency
  • Modern Classic Fit
  • Straight leg
  • 2-way comfort stretch
  • Gusset detail
  • Pockets with hook and loop closure
  • Mesh pocket bags
  • Articulated knees
  • Imported

  • 96% nylon/4% elastane Rugged Stretch canvas
Water and Stain Repellent
Sun Protection

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Blocks UVA and UVB rays to help prevent sunburn and long-term skin damage.


Rated 4.6 out of 5 by 39 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Awesome pants These are awesome pants! The material is pretty lightweight but still seems sturdy and has a nice amount of stretch. I have three pairs of these pants in different colors, and they are very comfortable and functional. December 25, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Built to protection Went to the Chiefs at Steelers game which was pouring rain and I stayed dry with these pants and just the right amount of warmth to keep me in my seat while everyone ran for cover. Buy them cause they are worth it! October 7, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Excellent Pants that need minimal improvement I own Royce peak pants in multiple colors. The stretch fabric is durable and the cut is functional yet modern; the pants easily fit into semi-formal events, work, hiking, or just daily wear. The water repellency, like all water repellent products, eventually wears out and will have to be renewed, but even soaked the pants dry quickly. I highly recommend these. For me, the fit is true to size and the taper toward the foot gives a slimmer appearance that cannot be beat. I love these pants so much I sew repairs when needed. Another reviewer complained about several features of these pants: the mesh povkets, velcro closures on the back, and the snap. The mesh pockets are sufficient, but I was easily able to tear the fabric during a repair. A slightly stronger mesh would be recommended. Additionally, sewing the back pockets to the seat does not work well with a stretch fabric; eventually the nylon thread gives out, leaving a hole for items stored in your back pockets to slide through. I highly recommend a flap pocket for the next iteration. The velcro closures should be replaced by low profile zippers, but the flap should remain; I succeeded in sewing zippered back pockets to one pair and love the security of the zipper. I highly recommend these pants, they are well worth their price and provide great functionality. I use them when hiking, working outdoors, and around town. The pockets are perfect for my daily carry. August 5, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by My Favorite I own three pair of Royce Peak pants and wish I owned three more. They fit well, are very comfortable and really resist getting soiled. I bought the first pair heeding the advice that they fit slightly small but found that to be overstated. That pair is now larger than I would like. Adjusting from that I have found the others to be true to their size and my normal size. July 5, 2016
Rated 4 out of 5 by Love the pants Good all around pants from hiking to casual work attire March 16, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Royce Peak Needed replacement for Cool Creek pants I had worn for a long time. The Royce Peak turned out to be much better. The design is improved. The fit and look is much better. March 16, 2016
Rated 2 out of 5 by junk pocket fabric, zipper, & snap In 1 year the pocket fabric wears holes - the perforated fabric is a stupid idea. No longevity. The zipper is weak and the store I purchased from says that is the highest complaint they get for these pants. The next highest complaint is the snap. Neither will hold well and NO I am NOT overweight. I never use them without a belt. So my belt takes the stress off the zipper & snap. They are simply POOR quality. I hate that the back pocket velcro will not stay fastened when you sit. Stupid design ideas all. T March 1, 2016
Rated 1 out of 5 by Nice but... The pants are nice and fit well. Only problem is the threads on the back pockets have already come loose after only one week. January 25, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by New Favorites Bought these pants for a big bike trip and liked them so much I ended up getting a second pair. They're comfortable, look good and fit great. The pant legs fit well enough to not get into the bike chain either. January 5, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by My new favorite pants These pants are super comfortable and functional! They're just a bit tight in the waist. I'm 6'3" 200 lbs athletic build and ideal pant size for me is 33 waist x 34 inseam. The 34" waist is a bit too snug so the snap button comes undone sometimes, but I still love the pants. I'm going to order another pair in a size larger and different color. One thing to consider is that there is a zipper pocket on the right thigh that I didn't notice in any of the pictures. I wasn't a fan at first but it's actually pretty convenient! January 4, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Good outdoor pants Run a little small in the waist for the size. Dries quickly, sheds mud. Very comfortable. December 23, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by Seams Rub I really like the fabric and the fit of the pants. I normally wear a 34x32 and that size fit perfect (6', 165 lbs., flat stomach). The legs are a little snug as compared to the ROC pant but that works fine for me. The only downside is the seams at the bottom of the front zip pockets tend to rub my legs irritating my skin. Not a huge deal but I use them more for shorter hikes now. December 23, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great product These are great pants to own. I wear them to office as well as for all outdoor activities. There water resistance and have replace most of my jeans. December 6, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great pants but big inventory problems These are the best all purpose pants (outdoors, travel, casual, even work) pants I have owned. Very comfortable fit, though they are clearly a 'slim' fit, which I prefer. But they remain comfortable and have 'give' to the fabric. They wear and travel well. Quite stain resistant. Wash and dry, come out ready to wear. But Columbia seems unable to manage their inventory. They have been out of 32W in most colors for several months now and out in many other sizes also. November 27, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Very Comfortable Worth it. Keep you warm and dry. November 7, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Awesome Pants! These pants are super versatile, move well hiking, look nice with a button down for dinner out, and comfortable to lay around the house. They defy stains, wash up great. Husband has 2 pair and just bought 2 more. He's 6'4", 210 and the 36"x34" fit well. Could use a little more length if they offered a 36" inseam. November 4, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Perfect Hiking Pant I bought one pair for a hiking trip to Ireland. They are the perfect weight for 60 degree day with a chance of rain. They kept me dry through light rain as well. I had to order a size large around the waist, but still worked well with or without a base layer. October 18, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Just wow! I just wear this pants for 30 minutes walk to work under under heavy rain, shook the pants a little and wow, absolutly dry again. I am buying more of this pants diffent colors. Mine ever blue bought on sale for 40 dollars. Dont worry and buy it and you are going to absolutly love it . October 1, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great Pants! Buy them now. These pants are simply the best pants that I have ever owned! I used to like the Columbia Cool Creek pants-but they were discontinued. These pants are those pants, but the problems have been fixed. The pockets are deeper, they are true to length and the side pocket is deeper. The stretch material is perfect. I have literally taught backpacking on a weekend and wore these pants Monday morning-no washing-to teach in the classroom! Well worth the cost of no ironing and wrinkling. I bought (2) pairs and will probably get a few more. Problems: I am a classic 33-30 and they only come in 34, which means I always have to wear a belt. September 17, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Nice casual pants Nice everyday lightweight pants. Great for travel evenings out to dinner, etc. June 30, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great multi-purpose pants These pants have been great for hiking and outside work! The material is very breathable and keeps you cool. So far I have only worn these on days up to the mid 80s, but have been comfortable. There is one seam that runs across the pants above the front of the knee that can be a little irritating, but I would definitely still recommend these. These are also refined enough to wear in an office setting. May 18, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Best sport pant I've found These are the best sports pants I have found. They fit perfectly, have a modest amount of stretch so they maintain their looks, and comfort, in long periods of wear - tough enough for outdoor field work but nice looking for casual wear. The side zipper pocket is perfect for the iPhone, and I especially like the fact that, without the cargo pants pockets, these are sharp. April 3, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by Almost Perfect! 1st I have to say that I have 2 pairs of the Royce Peak pants and wear them all the time, But...These pants are apparently the successor to Columbia's Cool Creek Stretch Pants that were better. I have 3 pair of those and use them for casual, hiking, climbing and even most of my construction/home projects. They were fabulous. Last through all kinds of abuse and shed or clean easily from most all materials, the only stain one pair has is from expanding foam, which destroys most anything. I won't wear jeans anymore, (6 months breaking them in and just when they get right, they rip out!# The main difference between these versions of Columbias is that the new Royce Peaks have too much of a nylon feel, #and sound) when wearing. Its a slight downfall to an otherwise perfect pair of pants. Columbia, PLEASE go back to the Cool Creek stretch material April 3, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by favorite pants These are my all time favorite pants. I have three pair and the shorts. I wear them to work, hiking and biking. Amazing amount of stretch in such a robust fabric. Perfect trim cut. Zippered back pockets would be the only way to improve them. January 27, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by excellent golf pant Very comfortable for cool weather golfing and transition very nicely to any after golf casual activity. They look very casual on the course and not so much like dress slacks! Very water and stain resistant, just beads and wipes off! Very slimming. Love the stretch material. I bought them for golf, now wear them all the time and are my favorite pants! January 24, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by A quality product, but not for the fat-legged Everything about these pants is excellent, but the legs are slim and feel a bit tight when bending the knees. I still like them but would welcome future easing of the leg width, just a bit. January 15, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great fitting pants! These pants were perfect In fit and length. December 23, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great pants These are positively the best pants that I have ever owned. I constantly bump into things, and these do not mark up. They are rugged but they can also be worn as casual pants. I feel secure with my wallet zipped up in the side pocket. The other day I was at a diner and a waiter spilled soda on my pants. The soda beaded up and wiped right off! I love these pants! Very durable and good looking, and of course very comfortable. December 6, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Good pants Love how these pants fit well in the waist, even at the larger waist sizes, without making the legs into huge barrels. They are trim through the leg, and not massively baggy as other pants tend to get with the larger waist sizes. Love them. November 28, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Perfect I purchased 3 pairs of these pants. Don't even think about it, buy more than one pair too. I can wear these ANYWHERE outdoors, in ANY condition. They are that versatile. I wear these golfing too. November 8, 2014
Rated 2 out of 5 by Too complex and constricting around the knee. Great idea for pants. The string fabric stretches horizontally in most places, but the area in front of the knee is oriented to stretch vertically. Unfortunately there are problems. 1. The knee is too high by 2 to 3 inches so when you bend to actually do something your kneecap is under the heavy seam at the bottom of the knee patch. 2. The complex seams around the knee make it very draggy on long underwear and even your bare skin. So the pants feel very constricted even though they are stretchy. 3. The pants are a bit narrow in the leg. For some they will feel tight around the thighs. Too bad they did not simplify the pants and forget all the ineffective complexity around the knee. Horizontal stretch around the knee work fine, no need for the vertical stretch patch. I do not recommend these. Get something without the thick irritating seams around the complex and too-high knee. November 4, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Best tactical pants around!!! Fit true to size, very comfortable with plenty of stretch. Look great. I'm a tactical shooter, these pants fit all transitions from range to store, to home. I will buy more. Thanks Columbia, you're the best! October 11, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by durable in extreme conditions I use the ROYCE PEAK to build mountain bike trails in the Florida swamp. The extremes of heat, wet, sweat, mud have not harmed the fabric. After a long day in the mud, the pants wash up nicely. The slightly stretchy fabric allows freedom of movement while bending over and squatting down. My only complaints are: 1) the narrow leg fits a bit tight on my muscular legs; 2) the cuff could be a bit wider to fit better over work or hiking boots. October 1, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by My favorite travel pant I do a lot of travel and these pants are great. I like the Velcro back pocket for some security, as well as the side pocket. The fabric is water resistant and the garment hangs out and looks great with minimal wrinkles. September 18, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Royce Peak Pants These pants are comfortable, sized accurately, and appear to be very durable. Just got them last week, so we'll see as time passes, but these may become my favorite casual pants. If so, I'll be ording several more. September 18, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Superb! Great pants for the outdoors or office. These are so comfortable I'm getting my second pair. Another great product Columbia! September 15, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by absolute must buy comfortable, true to fit, feels great, washes up superb...a must August 25, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great Pants These are great pants that fit well. They are very durable and I have been using them to commute via bicycle to the university and rock climb with them a lot as well. They are very versatile, but I think if there wasn't a separate knee gusset/patch they would have a little more versatility, allowing them to be dressed up or used for a hike. Overall great pants with a comfortable fit. March 30, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Omni shield pants This is the second pair of the Omni-shield pants I have purchased. A great casual pants to wear and even better when being very active - hiking, golfing, etc. They look good and feel great and are easy to take on the road - no wrinkles or special care needed. March 20, 2014
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Size & Fit Guide

Size Chart

Size & Fit Guide
Men's Body Measurement (Inches)
Pant Size 28-30 32 34 36 40 44
Waist 26-29 29-32 32-35 36-39 40-43 44-47
Hips 32-34 35-37 38-40 41-43 44-46 48-50
Inseam Varies by Item
Pant Size 36 40 44
Waist 36-39 40-43 44-47
Hips 41-43 44-46 48-50
Inseam Varies by Item
How to Measure
Mens size chart measurement guide
  • 1. Neck: Measure at the base or thickest part of your neck.
  • 2. Sleeves: Start at the center back of your neck and measure across the shoulder and down to the wrist. Round up to the next even number.
  • 3. Chest/Bust: Measure at the fullest part of the chest, under the armpits and over the shoulder blades, keeping the tape measure firm and level.
  • 4. Waist: Measure around the natural waistline, allowing the tape measure to sit comfortably.
  • 5. Hips: Measure around the fullest part of your hips.
  • 6. Inseam: Measure from the top of the interior leg to the bottom of the ankle.
Men's Fit Guide
Body contouring fit conforms to movement.
mens performance fit bottom
Body skimming fit with end-use mobility in mind.
mens active fit bottom
Modern Classic / Regular
Universal, easy fit for comfortable range of motion.
mens modern classic fit bottom
Most generous fit for a full spectrum of movement.
mens relaxed fit bottom

How to Measure

Columbia Fit Guide

How to Measure

  • Fold up at dotted line.
  • Place against a wall or other 90 degree surface.

    Place heel against fold/wall on flat level surface.
  • Mark the end of the longest toe with a pen or pencil.
  • Measure both feet and use the larger measurement.
  • Read measurement and compare to size chart.
  • When comparing on the size chart, determine the closest larger measurement and use that number to determine your shoe size for your country’s shoe measurement standard.

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Return Policy

Returns are accepted within 60 days of the purchase date online or in-store. Your apparel must be in original and unworn condition, with tags still attached. Footwear returns must also include the original box.

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