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Patagonia Men's Paddler Board Shorts - 20"

Style No. 86518
Built for maximum comfort during friction-heavy activities, these nylon board shorts have forward inseams and a chafe-free, self-draining polyester liner; 20" outseam.

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Surfing down the bumps in the Kaiwi Channel, the Paddler board shorts provide reliable comfort for any high-friction activity. Made of light, durable and quick-drying 4.3-oz Supplex® nylon with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish, the Paddlers have a forward inseam and a self-draining polyester liner to eliminate chafing, and feature a new, trimmer fit with 3-piece, self-lined waistband that contours to the hip. Flat-lying fly with single rubber button has been optimized for comfort. Closure is a bartacked ladder-lock drawstring that adds durability and security. The self-draining thigh pocket has a rubber button and an internal key loop. 20" outseam.


  • Made of a quick-drying, lightweight and recyclable nylon fabric with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish
  • 3-piece-self-lined waistband contours to hip; flat-lying fly with single rubber button; functional mesh gasket easily drains; ladder-lock drawstring closure; turned, bartacked drawstring is durable and adds security
  • Self-draining pocket on right thigh has a rubber button and an internal key loop
  • Forward inseam at crotch eliminates skin chafe
  • 20˝ outseam
  • 4.3-oz 100% Supplex® nylon with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish. Lining: 2.3-oz 100% recycled polyester
  • 221 g (7.8 oz)
  • Made in Vietnam.


Patagonia’s proprietary durable water repellent fabric finish, DWR, lasts substantially longer than standard DWRs. Garments with the DWR finish have like-new repellency after years of extensive use.

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Patagonia Men's Paddler Board Shorts - 20
Honeycombs: Light Balsamic (HYL-334)
Honeycombs: Light Balsamic (HYL-334)
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