The best boardshorts
are defined by the details.
play icon
Hydro Series Boardshorts
With fused waistbands, performance fits and 4-way stretch, our high-performance Hydro Series designs are the best boardshorts we’ve ever built. They’re made from recycled polyester blends, Fair Trade Certified™ sewn and fully backed by our Ironclad Guarantee.
Stretch Hydroflow Our highest-performing boardshorts, with sonic-welded seams. Length is 48,5 cm (19")
Stretch Planing Our most versatile boardshorts, with stitched seams. Length is 48,5 cm (19")
Stretch Hydropeak Our most minimal boardshorts, with stitched seams. Length is 46 cm (18")
Keep wet...
from dry.
When you’re chasing waves off the grid, the last thing you need is a bag full of waterlogged gear. Hauling all your essentials while easily separating wet gear from dry, our new Planing Roll Top Pack offers streamlined functionality for all-day surf missions far past the end of the road. Shop Planing Bags
Suited to the sea. Offering the best function and fit, our high-performance bikinis and swimsuits are built for making the most of your days in and around the ocean. Shop Women’s Swimwear
Never Town
play icon
Part surf film and part conservation film, a journey along wild coastlines with the people who are fighting to protect them.

From the dusty edges of South Australia to the deep forests of Victoria and Tasmania, Never Town explores Australia’s remote coastlines—and what surfers are willing to do to keep them wild. It features the surfing of Dave Rastovich, Dan Ross, Belinda Baggs and Heath Joske, set along conservations with coastal activists fighting against oil drilling and fish farms in their home waters. With coastlines around the world under pressure like never before, it’s a rallying cry for surfers and local communities to stand together to defend the places they love.

Los Plástico They were looking for the biggest waves in the world to surf on the remote and isolated island of Alejandro Selkirk. Exploring among giants, surfers Kohl Christensen, Ramón Navarro, Patricio Mekis and Léa Brassy will find a bigger treasures than they expected. How do these outsiders discover a small group of people that can make big changes on our planet.
Going Left Gerry Lopez and Wayne Lynch have spent most of their lives looking forward—especially when they were finding new lines in the tube and on the face. But the two surfers sat down to take a look back, swapping stories about influence, innovation and how surfing taught them to go left when the whole establishment was going right.
Sub Sole Sometimes it pays to chase a rumor, like when Ramón Navarro, Kohl Christensen and Otto Flores scouted an ephemeral, whispered-about sandbar point that had likely never been surfed. Along with a few local chargers, they found dredging, 8-to-10 foot lefthand barrels—and surfed it almost non-stop until the bar disappeared. Here's a look back at their trip in the latest episode of Deep Water Surf.
Fishpeople A new documentary directed by Keith Malloy, FISHPEOPLE tells the stories of a unique cast of characters who have dedicated their lives to the sea. Featuring Dave Rastovich, Kimi Werner, Matahi Drollet and more. Full Length film available on iTunes & Netflix.
Behind the Seams Follow Patagonia global surf activist Dave Rastovich as he travels to Sri Lanka to learn more about Fair Trade—and finds a few waves along the way. By ensuring safe working conditions and paying workers a direct premium for every product made, Fair Trade is an important first step to better the garment industry. It’s also a powerful tool to create new connections between members of the human family—and to acknowledge that every member of our family deserves to be treated with respect.
Fair Trades When you’re exploring an island group in the world’s largest ocean, there are two things for sure: You’ll find waves, and you’ll find no lack of wind. Not long ago, a crew from Patagonia joined the Cabrinha Quest to put our new Fair Trade Certified™ gear through its paces on a sail-powered expedition in Micronesia. From reef pass barrels to flatwater foilboard sessions in shallow lagoons, it’s fair to say that they found what they were looking for.
The Fisherman's Son Born and raised at Punta de Lobos, Ramón Navarro found his passion riding the biggest waves on the planet. But his accomplishments in giant surf are just one part of a bigger vision to protect the culture and environment of the Chilean coast.
FCD Surfboards: The Kite Gun Riding the FCD Surfboards “Kite Gun”, Reo Stevens demonstrates the appropriate use of extra rail line and exaggerated rocker in some of the winter's biggest, most cavernous waves.
Being There An un-supported ski journey to the waves of Northern Iceland.

French Polar Explorer Vincent Colliard and Surfer Léa Brassy go on a lover’s adventure combining both of their passions for Mountain and Ocean. Being There tells the story of their preparations and their week of expedition, 40 miles of skiing un-supported across a snowy valley of Northern Iceland in search for remote waves to surf. As we follow them skiing and surfing at the end of the Arctic winter, we get an insight of their emotions and the purpose of their adventurous lifestyle.
Global Sport Activist™

As Patagonia employees, our Global Sport Activists are using their roles in the surf community to drive positive social and environmental change.

View All Ambassadors
Explore by Sport
Trail Running
Mountain Biking
Fly Fishing