Sombrio Highlines review

Stylish cross-country overshorts

Our rating 
4.0 out of 5 star rating 4.0
GBP £60.00 RRP | USD $119.99
Sombrio Highlines

Our review

Cool cross-country short that’s stylish off the bike too
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Sombrio’s freeride heritage makes all their shorts as good-looking off the bike as they are on it, and even though these are designed for cross-country, style-wise they still match up. 


We like the magnet closures on the pockets – they deliver a painless and secure closure – and the mesh venting across the back to keep you cool is a great detail that really works.

The leg cut is good with room for movement without being overly baggy, and the touch of stretch in the fabric provides extra comfort that makes these good to go, all day. 


The fabric is a touch noisy, but that’s a personal thing and it probably won’t bother most people. Sold without a liner to go over your own choice of padding.

Product Specifications


Name Highlines
Brand Sombrio

Description * Engineered with Sombrio's EPIK fit Constructed for a lightweight 4-way stretch-woven laminated nylon
Manufacturer's Description The HIGHLINE is the Samurai of the backcountry. Featuring a minimalist design where comfort
No. of Pockets 3
Breathable Yes
Clothing Sizes Available L M S XL XS XXL