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Your adventures know no boundaries, and in the Borderless Messenger Shorts from Patagonia, you're afforded the stretch mobility and lightweight breathable comfort to test that statement to the fullest. Ideal for climbing or bike commuting, these nylon and spandex blended capri-length shorts are easy wearing and feature a gusseted crotch for increased agility.
- Mountain Gear
On Sale. Free Shipping. Patagonia Men's Messenger Shorts (Spring 2010) FEATURES of the Men's Borderless Messenger Shorts by Patagonia Supple, soft blend of recycled nylon and spandex for total mobility, a light drape, fast dry time and abrasion resistance Provides 40-UPF sun protection Partially elasticized waistband for wide range of motion Generous wide-entry drop-in front pockets; left front pocket has an internal hidden zip security pocket; zippered, welted back pockets Gusseted crotch Regular fit SPECIFICATIONS: Weight: 286 g (10.1 oz) Inseam is 22in. Fabric: 4-oz 95% nylon (60% recycled)/5% spandex with DWR (durable water repellent) finish. Recyclable through the Common Threads Recycling Program This product can only be shipped within the United States. Please don't hate us.
Wear the stretchy Patagonia Borderless Messenger shorts for your next bike commute or challenging lead climb. Lightweight nylon/spandex fabric is stretchy and soft; fabric dries quickly and resists abrasion; 60% of the nylon is from recycled sources. With a UPF 40 rating, fabric provides very good protection against harmful ultraviolet rays. Partially elasticized waistband and a gusseted crotch won't restrict your movements while hiking or bouldering. 2 wide-entry front pockets, 2 zippered back pockets and a hidden security pocket stash all the essentials. 100% recyclable through Patagonia's Common Threads Recycling Program—simply return your worn out item to Patagonia.
Pair these lightweight, stretchy capris with your next dicey lead or off-the-deck bouldering topout. They're wickedly durable and sun protective (40-UPF), and they allow a whole range of nomadic motion with their limber combination of 95% nylon (60% recycled) and 5% spandex. For backpacking and trekking, a partially-elasticized waistband rides incognito under a waist belt; the gusseted crotch won't restrict your stride. Pocketing details include two wide-entry front, two zippered back and a hidden zip security pocket. Inseam (size 32) is 22". Recyclable through the Common Threads Recycling Program.
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