The Best Fleece-Lined Leggings to Keep You Warm Through All Your Winter Activities
The Best Fleece-Lined Leggings for Women
After an entire summer of hot, sweaty workouts, little will bring more fear to an outdoor workout fanatic quite like the words: Winter is coming. With the right gear, including these cute and cozy fleece-lined leggings, even the cold (and ice and snow) can't stop you from dominating a workout.
These picks for fleece-lined leggings feel like your comfiest pair of oversized sweats yet are technical enough for a long run or a day on the slopes. Snag a pair or two of our favorites and you'll be ready for whatever Mother Nature throws at you. (Before we get started, check out these tricks to winter-proof your workout clothes.)
Hansel From Basel Fleece-Lined Leggings
You can never have too many nude lipsticks or black leggings; they're each soooo different. (And hey, T. Swift and J-Lo clearly agree!) On this pair, the wide, high-rise band will prevent the pants from digging into your waist and the crotch construction helps you avoid, well, camel toe. These earned a spot on our best fleece-lined leggings list for all those reasons and for their lightweight feel—they won't feel too bulky to wear on the daily with sweaters or under dresses.
Fabletics High-Waisted Cold Weather Legging
Pantone Spring/Summer 2020 color trend pros are predicting lots of muted greens, teals, and blues to come. Get a jump on the trend with these olive-hued women's fleece-lined leggings. The multitasking pants feature a large back pocket to tuck your phone and are moisture-wicking for those cold sweats that happen on long winter runs. The fabric also has UPF protection—perfect for a day on the mountains where the sun can be as strong as the slope of the hills you're skiing down. (While you're shopping, stock up on these winter workout clothes that stand up to any conditions.)
Ingrid & Isabel Brushed Fleece Maternity Leggings
High-waist maternity fleece-lined leggings provide support and fit comfortably over your bump. Come third trimester you're going to be living in leggings—working out, at work, weekends—doesn't matter. The warm yet not-too-heavy lining makes these an ideal choice for winter pregnancies.
90 Degree By Reflex High-Waist Fleece-Lined Leggings
While most fleece-lined leggings are available only in black, these budget finds from Amazon come in seven different shades. (Don't worry there's black too for those who are color-averse.) We're partial to this unique dusty purple pair. The leggings feature a large side pocket to fit your phone, a comfy high-waist design, and of course, fleece lining. The four-way stretch is ideal for ice skating, skiing, or a long walk around the neighborhood looking at holiday lights. (Related: Cute Workout Leggings with Pockets You Can Actually Use)
Shape Activewear Blaze Fleece Legging
These fleece-lined leggings are about to become your go-to for all winter activities. The performance fabric can stand up to trail runs, black diamond routes, and even a snowshoeing sesh. Basic black tights are taken to the next fashion level with copper zippers and a foil design on the calves. A zero-slip waistband and zippered pockets offer a side of function with your fashion. (Related: Anything-But-Basic Black Workout Clothes)
Under Armour Women's ColdGear Armour Leggings
A fleece-lined legging rarity: compression. (Snag your complete guide to compression gear here.) The four-way stretch and lightweight fabric provides a second-skin fit, while flattering seaming on the thighs gives extra definition to legs. The moisture-wicking fabric pulls sweat from the body to stay dry and antimicrobial technology helps keep odors at bay. Available in sizes XS to 2X, these are a great option for those searching for stylish plus-size fleece-lined leggings.
A New Day Women's Seamless High Waist Fleece Lined Leggings
Cold air? Don't care. It might be an arctic tundra outside but a pair of women's fleece-lined leggings ensure you're cozy inside. These high-rise, seamless, tagless tights won't rub or chafe and the ankle-length fits nicely into boots. Besides sneaks, the leggings pair well with loungewear and steaming mugs of hot chocolate. (Mmm...that sounds tasty right about now. If you're looking for a twist on the classic, try one of these heavenly hot chocolate recipes.)
Champion Women's Plus Powerblend Fleece Joggers
No activity sounds quite as delightful as a hot yoga class on a bitterly cold day. After an hour of heat-generating flows you realize: I have to go back outside. To avoid sweaty leggings freezing to your legs (OMG is it spring yet?!), change into a pair of warm joggers. These are among the best plus-size fleece-lined leggings as they're sold in sizes XS to 4X. The banded ankle cuff and fleece lining keep out winter chill and the tapered design makes them chic enough to meet a friend for a post-Vinyasa coffee.
Columbia Women's Glacial Fleece Printed Legging Pant
With the changing leaves and cooler temps, fall is the ideal season for hiking and camping. And for these fleece-lined leggings that will protect you from any chill in the air. The microfleece akeeps your legs toasty until the sun comes out and the subtle print is more fun than plain black.
Express High Waisted Cozy Lightweight Fleece Leggings
These pants combine the style of joggers with the comfort of a cozy fabric. The soft fleece is on the inside and outside so you'll be everyone's favorite snuggle buddy this winter. (Cuddling is actually *great* for your health!) The side pockets and adjustable drawstring waist make these fleece-lined leggings convenient for running errands or watching a movie at home.
L.L.Bean Primaloft ThermaStretch Fleece Tights
The Primaloft fabric featured in these leggings is lightweight for breathable warmth during all your winter workouts. An interior drawstring allows you to customize the fit and a zippered pocket stores your stuff. But the pièce de résistance: the uber-soft, brushed fleece will have you saying, "the cold never bothered me anyway."
Plush Fleece-Lined Liquid Leggings
On days when it's so cold you don't even want to get out of bed for work—let alone a workout—these best fleece-lined leggings will come in clutch. They have a shiny faux leather look on the outside, and the inside is lined with a snugly fleece material. For all the athleisure-lovers, these fleece-lined leggings pair well with tall boots and a long chunky sweater. They're super warm for walking to the office, yet are stylish enough for a happy hour.
Old Navy High-Waisted Built-In Warm Performance Leggings for Women
In the quality to price ratio, it's hard to beat Old Navy Performance leggings. The high waist holds you in and prevents the dreaded mid-run tug of war to keep 'em in place. A brushed fleece interior is soft to the touch and helps you stay warm no matter how low the temps drop. Zip pockets at each hip keep your keys and energy gels secure. Available in petite, regular, and tall in sizes XS-XXL, these are some of the best plus size fleece-lined leggings on the market. (Really though, how many layers should you wear during a winter run?)
Sweaty Betty Thermodynamic Thermal 7/8 Running Leggings
When you can't imagine running for one more mile on the treadmill, buy a pair of these and take your workout outside. (BTW, here's the real difference between running on the treadmill vs. on the road.) The technical thermal fabric keeps you warm without feeling bulky and wicks away sweat as you generate body heat. A zip pocket in the back is designed for hiding small essentials, such as a key and ID. The tuxedo stripes on these fleece-lined leggings make legs look miles long, and as with all Sweaty Betty designs, the curved seams give the illusion of a lifted booty. Psst... you can really sculpt your butt with this new squat variation.