Hunting. War. Insurrections. These things do not always happen in Winter. That is why there are camoflage shorts. Keeping you camo'd up and cool at the same time! Knee length, above the knee, 70s' porno style, there are a wide variety of shorts in camo-pattern, including some swimming shorts! Think about whether you want an elasticated waist band, belt or one that is secured with a rope and knot.