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Be ready to tackle every warm-weather activity in maximum style with the array of men's shorts at Nautica. Find the best selection of men's cotton shorts, dress shorts and other great styles now.

Men’s Shorts by Length

Shop for shorts by length to get the look and fit you want. Our men’s short shorts take weekend-casual to the next level by keeping you cool and comfy with 6-inch inseams that hit mid-thigh. 8.5-inch shorts fall above the knee for an updated classic fit while 10-inch shorts fall right at the top of the knee for a slightly longer look.

Types of Shorts for Men 

Whether you're looking for men’s dress shorts or laidback knit options, keep your look cool with men's shorts brimming with tried and true style. Explore our selection for men's shorts that suit all your favorite activities. 
For the ultimate laidback vibe, men's deck shorts are always on point. With a mid-length inseam, these shorts achieve a classic boating style that nods to a retro design. If you prefer land sports over seafaring, grab your clubs and hit the course to play in men’s golf shorts designed for peak performance and comfort.

Top off your casual everyday look with the perfect pair of men's cotton shorts that provide a super-comfortable fit without sacrificing style. Then, when it’s time to get a bit dressed up, trade your cargo or knit shorts for a pair of sleek men’s dress shorts. Craft a put-together look with sleek, flat-front dress shorts featuring a slim, modern fit that sits lower on the waist. 

Explore a variety of men's shorts in traditional colors like white, navy and khaki, or go for the relaxed style of men's stretch shorts in preppy plaid patterns, motifs and bright colors. After stocking up on the latest men’s shorts, browse our collection of men's polos to complete your look.

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