Specs

men's
Weight 6 oz / 170 g
Fabric 4.3 oz 100% Supplex® Nylon / DWR Finish
Lining 2.3 oz 50-Denier 100% Recycled Polyester

Manufacturer's Description

Visit Patagonia's Men's Wavefarer Board Shorts page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Patagonia Men's Printed WavefArer 19 IN Board Short is a quick-dry short for spending summers by, in or on the water. Always ready for a swim, the fabric dries quickly as soon as you get out, even featuring a durable water repellent finish so water beads up and rolls off. It provides UPF 50 to your sensitive lower half and a couple of pockets store wallet or room key. Features of the Patagonia Men's Printed WavefArer 19 IN Board Short Made of a durable, quick-drying nylon (38% recycled) with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish and 50+ UPF sun protection Fabric is bluesign approved 3-piece, self-lined waistband contours to hip; flat-lying fly with a rubber button and ladderlock drawstring closure; durable bartacked drawstring; mesh gasket drains easily Self-draining pocket on right tHigh has a noncorroding, recyclable plastic zipper; with internal key loop and zipper pull for ease of use Forward inseam helps eliminate chafing

- Moosejaw refers to the men's version

From raging rivers to barreling breaks, the Patagonia Men's Wavefarer Board Short delivers iconic style and lightweight performance for surfing, paddling, and water sports. As the mainstay of Patagonia's board short line, the Wavefarer features Supplex nylon for lightweight comfort and durability when you're wearing these trunks in heavy rotation throughout the summer. Its DWR finish sheds moisture for quick drying once you leave the beach for some post-surf snacks. Other cool features include a self-draining zippered pocket for stashing keys and cash, as well as a contoured, three-piece waistband for an ergonomic fit without irritation. Additionally, its UPF 50 rating ensures your backside doesn't burn when you're snorkeling and surfing under the scalding tropical sun.

- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version

A Patagonia classic, the Wavefarer(R) Board Shorts are the foundation of our board-shorts collection. Made of a quick-drying nylon (38% recycled) with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish and 50+ UPF sun protection, they're the ultimate go-anywhere, do-anything surf trunks. Fabric is bluesign(R) approved. . Made of a durable, quick-drying nylon (38% recycled) with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish and 50+ UPF sun protection. Fabric is bluesign(R) approved . 3-piece, self-lined waistband contours to hip; flat-lying fly with a rubber button and ladderlock drawstring closure; durable bartacked drawstring; mesh gasket drains easily . Self-draining pocket on right thigh has a noncorroding, recyclable plastic zipper; with internal key loop and zipper pull for ease of use . Forward inseam helps eliminate chafing . Available in mid length 19"" and regular length 21"" . Weight: 5.6 . Material: 3.9-oz 100% nylon (38% recycled) with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish and 50+ UPF sun protection. Fabric is bluesign(R) approved . Fit: Regular fit

- Rocky Mountain Trail refers to the men's version

Durable, lightweight nylon with DWR finish dries quicklyBoard shorts have a 3-piece, self-lined waistband that contours to the hip, and a flat-lying fly with a single rubber button and ladder-lock drawstring closureHorizontal zip pocket on the right thigh self drains and has a non-corrosive plastic zipper and internal key loopForward inseam at crotch eliminates chafingHem hits at the knee4.3-oz 100% Supplex nylon with a DWR finish170 g (6 oz)Made in Vietnam Material: Deluge(R) DWR Patagonia's proprietary durable water repellent fabric finish, Deluge DWR, lasts substantially longer than standard DWRs. Garments with the Deluge DWR finish have like-new repellency after years of extensive use.

- River Sports Outfitters refers to the men's version