The Short-Sleeved River Guide Shirt is full of the technical features you want outdoors.

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$79
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  • Go ahead and get wet—lightweight cotton-rich fabric dries in a flash
  • Hidden mesh ventilation for cool comfort
  • UPF 30 protects from the sun
  • Hidden zip chest pockets keep essentials close at hand
  • OutSmart® Fresh controls odor to keep you feeling clean

The Story

A quick-drying blend of soft cotton and nylon with a bit of spandex for stretch, the Short-Sleeved River Guide Shirt will become your new favorite for fishing, hiking, paddling, or any outdoor activity. Technical properties from a cotton-rich shirt? You bet! A modern take on the classic angler's shirt, this UPF 30 shirt has hidden mesh vents on the back to keep you cool. Ideal for travel, too, it has hidden zip chest pockets to hold a room key or credit card and OutSmart® Fresh odor control for multiple wearings before laundering. Finished with figure-defining princess seams and our signature embroidered mayfly logo.

Washable. Imported.

Sizes XS(4), S(6-8), M(10-12), L(14-16), XL(18-20); about 26" long.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love texture Very comfortable...cool I like quality of material.
Date published: 2021-05-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this shirt! The River Guide shirt is so comfortable and cool. So much cooler than a t-shirt or even a tank top. Would love if you made the same shirt in solid colors.
Date published: 2021-05-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this shirt I live in Central Florida where it is already 88 degrees today in March. This shirt just arrived and I have worn it twice. Washes well, very light weight and cool to wear and is flattering. I am a size 14 and larger busted and the L was great. I hate shirts that gap across the bust but this lays really nice. I got the lavender color, so pretty. Very happy with my purchase.
Date published: 2021-03-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice Design I love the feel of this shirt; really nice fabric to the touch with a little stretch to it. Is it summer yet?
Date published: 2021-03-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great shirt I love the fit, fabric and feel of this shirt. Very comfortable and light weight.
Date published: 2021-02-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fits well This is casual but has such a clean look. Might need a little ironing but I wear as is! Love the light weight.
Date published: 2020-08-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it, a little large I bought two of these shirts in the long sleeve version in medium and they fit great and I love them. I bought the short sleeve in medium and it is a bit big. I am going to return it for a small. Other than that, I love these shirts!
Date published: 2020-08-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect shirt for hiking. This is my 1st Short-Sleeved River Guide Shirt; I own 3 Long-Sleeved River Guide Shirts. Needed a short sleeve one for my goal of hiking all my state parks! (#7/25)!
Date published: 2020-08-17
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