On days when you want to keep it cool, go for a pair of Columbia shorts. Relaxed styles that you can comfortably wear, a pair of Columbia men's shorts belong in your closet this season. Need a lightweight style that will keep you warm as the temperature rises? The Backcast, and the Big Dippers shorts are styles designed with an elasticated waist, made from water-resistant fabric so that if you do need a quick dip in the pool, you'll be ready. If you need a pair that you can team with your loafers, the Blood And Gutstm Iii shorts are a perfect style.