If you need pants that's sturdy and nice to look at, visit 5.11 tactical store. They have all kinds of pants that even the most active of boys can't break quickly. They have 5.11 Tactical TacLite Zip Off Pants - EXCLUSIVE NEW PANT. It's great for being on the go from dinner out, to going camping at dusk. Just unzip the legs and it's a shorts pronto. It's lighter on the luggage when you're travelling, too.