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The comfort and style of your favorite casual shorts, in a rugged, outdoor-ready fabric ideal for any activity.
Size & Fit
- 10" inseam.
- Standard Fit: Sits lower on the waist and straight through the hip and thigh for a streamlined look.
Fabric & Care
- Rugged cotton-blend canvas dries faster than pure cotton for improved comfort.
- 60% cotton, 40% nylon.
- Machine wash and dry.
- Durably constructed with reinforced contrast-colored seams; extra layer of fabric at inner hem.
- Six pockets, including one utility pocket on right leg and Velcro-closure flaps on back pockets.
Riverton Shorts is rated out of 5 by 24.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Beyondlandscape from Nice.... I purchased these pants a week ago. I was wearing my Riverton pants camping in a sweltering 50 degrees this past May in the hills of western Massachusetts. The heat was almost unbearable. After my camping adventure I immediately returned to LLbean.com and ordered these shorts. They came post haste and were similar to the pants, however lacked the fabric below the knee. I must praise this article of clothing for its sturdy construction and appealing color. The stitching is exquisite and adds an ascetic dynamic similar to other pants I enjoy. The fabric is at the same time thick breathable and soft. I can see these shorts being like a finely crafted fishing story. They get better with age…
Date published: 2014-06-02
Rated 3 out of 5 by jimbogregs from Nicely made but.... They're a well made short but there are not enough belt loops. There is one at the back and one on either side which means your belts rides up over the fabric of the short, needs two more to stop that happening, apart from that, no complaints.
Date published: 2018-04-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by Soapman47 from Good Sturdy Shorts Bought Riverton Shorts and Topical Weight Cargo shorts at same time. The Riverton Cotton 60% / Nylon 40% makes them stiffer and more rugged feeling, than 100% cotton cargos. Riverton 36 waist is a bit loose, while the cargo 36" with elastic band waist is a little sung. Like them both. Note the inseam length is different between the two.
Date published: 2018-04-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by DurabilityEnthusiast from Awesome Shorts! These are my favorite shorts around by far. They run a little larger than most company's waist sizes, but I have found that overall L.L. Bean's fits are this way and adjust my order accordingly. These suckers are tough and quick drying. Comfortable, wear well, and vary durable.
Date published: 2017-08-31
Rated 2 out of 5 by Postes from Really Wasn't Impressed I expected a lot more for these shirts are listed under the "Active Clothing" section. The shorts feel very rugged and stiff, and as others mentioned the legs are much wider than traditional shorts. This is probably for better movement when doing activities, but for me personally I found them way too loose. In addition, the pockets felt more close to the crotch than normal side pockets too, they rested at the top my thighs which made them more inconvenient to use. I returned them after a day of use. They just weren't for me.
Date published: 2017-05-23
Rated 3 out of 5 by LoyalBeanBuyer from Good color My husband has trouble getting things out of his pockets when sitting. He says the pocket openings are too high. He'd also like more belt loops. All of this may be because he is getting thicker in the middle, but he says his other LLBean shorts do not have these problems.
Date published: 2014-07-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by Bassmandaniel from Very Nice Shorts Just spent a few weeks in Florida and these were my main shorts. Very comfortable, stylish and easy to care for. Many pockets for phone,wallet car keys etc... I purchased the lighter color as well.
Date published: 2017-03-31
Rated 3 out of 5 by PScott from Not the same fit as the pants I own three pairs of riverton pants. Love the fit. Have completely replaced my decades old denim problem with them. These shorts are wider in the leg and bigger in the waist than the pants of the same size. I regret the purchase and wish I had gone one size down before I wore them.
Date published: 2017-05-17