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Patagonia Men's Stretch Houdini® Board Shorts - 21"

Style No. 86560
Super-lightweight technical board shorts made from durable polyester with 2-way mechanical stretch; with glued seams, a trimmer profile and 50+ UPF sun protection; 21” outseam.

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For best fit and performance, we recommend you downsize one full waist size from your usual size. For example, if you usually wear a 32, downsize to a 31.
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Our most technically advanced surf trunks, the new Stretch Houdini® Board Shorts provide unparalleled freedom of movement when you're blowing the fins out the back. Made of a super-lightweight and quick-drying polyester stretch ripstop, they feature a DWR finish, 50+ UPF sun protection and highly functional 2-way mechanical stretch. Fully welded flat seams help eliminate chafing, decrease dry times and are reinforced at high-stress points. Built to perform, the Stretch Houdini Board Shorts have a trim silhouette, inseam-free leg, low-drag waistband and self-draining hip pocket with gasket closure. Flat-lying fly with bartacked ladder-lock drawstring for security and durability. 21” outseam.


  • Made of a super lightweight and quick-drying polyester stretch ripstop fabric, with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish and 50+ UPF sun protection
  • Glued seams with stitched enforcement; grown-on waistband; flat-lying gasket fly; ladder-lock drawstring closure; turned, bartacked drawstring is durable and adds security
  • Self-draining flap pocket on right hip has gasket closure
  • Trim silhouette on thigh and leg opening for ease of movement and better dry time
  • 21˝ outseam
  • 2.8-oz 100% polyester 2-way mechanical stretch and a DWR (durable water repellent) finish; with 50+ UPF sun protection
  • 99 g (3.5 oz)
  • Made in Vietnam.


50+ UPF
The UV protection offered by this garment is rated “excellent.” *

* When tested in accordance with Australian/New Zealand test methods AS/NZS 4399 or AATCC 183/ASTM6603/ASTM D6544.

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