Patagonia Wavefarer Board Shorts


Weight 4.2 oz / 119 g
Fabric 4.3 oz 100% Nylon / DWR Finish

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Gliding down the line or cleaning your fresh-caught fish for dinner, the classic Patagonia Wavefarer Board Shorts are as capable as they are tough.


On Sale. Patagonia Women's Wavefarer Board Short FEATURES of the Patagonia Women's Wavefarer Board Short 3-piece, self-lined waistband contours to hip, flat-lying fly with a hidden snap and ladderlock drawstring closure Rolled side seams that overlap with self binding allow for movement and mobility Self-draining right-rear pocket has a noncorrosive, recyclable plastic zipper, internal key loop and added zipper pull for ease of use Gusset allows for a wide range of movement and comfort while sitting on your board

- Moosejaw

The quintessential board short for women: the Patagonia Women's Wavefarer Board Shorts (5 inch) offers 50-plus UPF sun protection for long days in the water. Focus on the drop-rather than your board shorts. Wavefarers are made from quick-drying, lightweight and ultradurable water-resistant nylon fabric with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish and 50-plus UPF sun protection. The flat-lying fly features a ladderlock drawstring and hidden snap closure; the self-lined, 3-piece waistband contours to hip; gusset and rolled side seams overlap with self-binding for movement and mobility; topstitching adds durability. The self-draining, set-in side pocket has an elasticized, internal key loop and noncorroding, recyclable plastic zipper closure. Inseam is 5 inch.

- Rocky Mountain Trail

Ready for beach vacations and weekends at the lake house, the Patagonia Women's Wavefarer Board Short blends tropical pattern prints with smooth Supplex nylon for maximum comfort. The short's DWR treatment sheds water for quick-drying performance once you leave the water. Its UPF 50+ rating ensures protection from the blistering summer sun. Providing a great fit, the drawstring fly with hidden snap keeps 'em secure when you're paddling around the harbor and diving off the lake dock. Other features include a self-draining zippered pocket and scalloped hem for maximum mobility.