Cotton pants with reinforced areas. Will take a bit of punishment.
In-game description

Cargo pants are a type of clothing in The Long Dark.

Usefulnes Edit

The cargo pants are a low-tier type of pants in the game although giving 50% more warmth and weight than jeans. They don't need frequent repairs but, like all low-tier pants, have a bad repair to warmth ratio.
Hats and scarfs BalaclavaBaseball capCotton scarfCotton toqueFleece cowlLong wool scarfWool scarfWool toque
Gloves Driving glovesFleece mittensGauntletsRabbitskin mittsSki glovesWool mittensWork gloves
Shirts and sweaters Cowichan sweaterDress shirtFisherman's sweaterHoodiePlaid shirtSweatshirtThick wool sweaterThin wool sweaterT-ShirtWool shirt
Coats, vests and jackets Bearskin coatDown vestExpedition parkaLight shellMackinaw jacketMariner's pea coatMilitary coatMoose-hide cloakOld fashioned parkaSimple parkaSki jacketSport vestUrban parkaWindbreakerWolfskin coat
Underwear Thermal underwearWool longjohns
Pants Cargo pantsCombat pantsDeerskin pantsJeansSnow pantsWork pants
Socks Climbing socksSports socksWool socks
Shoes and boots Combat bootsDeerskin bootsInsulated bootsLeather shoesMountaineering BootsMukluksRunning shoesSki bootsTrail bootsWork boots
Accessories Moose-hide satchelWool ear wrap
Italics denote craftable clothing items.