Some hunters, both professionals and clients, love to hunt in shorts and ignore the scraped knees and thorn scratches. Whether you wear shorts in the field or not, they are great for around the hunting camp or for sight-seeing. When choosing your safari shorts for African hunting, as with safari pants, go for a comfortable fit above all.
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***NEW*** These safari shorts are based on a classic military model for tropical and overland expeditions. They have utility pockets on the front and back, a fitted waistband with twill facing for improved comfort, military-grade melamine buttons and double-needle stitching throughout. Buy Now
The Kalahari EZ-Waist stretch cotton shorts have a hidden stretch in waistband, back patch pockets with button-through closures, interior pocket bags and a flat-front construction. Buy Now
***NEW*** This pair of light and quick-drying stretch shorts have 7 pockets with a hidden security pocket and a drop-in pocket on the right thigh. The blend of nylon and spandex moves with you for maximum comfort over a range of activities. They come with slotted button-closure, back belt loop and gusseted crotch for full range of motion. Buy Now
These chinos Pima cotton shorts are double washed for added softness and tailored them in a classic fit. They come with pick-stitch detailing, shirt-stripe pocketing and a handy interior locker loop. Side-seam pockets, two button-through rear pockets. Buy Now
These 14-pocket tech shorts that move with you every step of the way. They are constructed with durable nylon/spandex and come with cargo pockets, buttoned and zippered pockets for security and an adjustable, partial elastic waistband. Buy Now
These shorts are made from fabric that is durable, wicking and has four-way stretch with a water repellent finish. Mechanical stretch and articulated design to follow the natural movement of the body. The waistband is lined with soft micro-chamois for unmatched comfort. Mesh zipper pockets. UPF 50. Buy Now
These shorts for men are designed to keep you cool and comfortable with a ventilation system for optimum airflow and a gusseted crotch for freedom of movement. The durable, quick-drying cotton-blend fabric stands up to all your outdoor summer adventures. Buy Now
These 100% cotton poplin shorts keeping you cooler and more comfortable than any other lightweight shorts of their kind. 14 pockets keep just about all you need for a day on the trail. These men's lightweight cargo shorts feature elastic sides and adjustable straps for an extremely comfortable fit. Pleat front. Buy Now
These hunting shorts for men have a 5-1/2" inseam to make them the preferred shorts of professional hunters on African safari. Two side pockets and four button flap cargo pockets give you room to carry essential outdoor gear. Side elastic on the waistband allows freedom of movement without restriction. The 100% prewashed cotton is durably lightweight, easy to care for and doesn't snag when tracking game through the underbrush. Buy Now
These quick-drying shorts are lightweight, breathable and moisture-wicking. They have two slash pockets, zippered side and back pockets. Buy Now