Fishpond Fishing Packs and Bags

 

Switchback Wading Belt System

Since our first year, we have been turning the fly fishing industry upside-down with innovation and change. As we hit our 20 year anniversary, it was only fitting to take something as simple as a wading belt and reinvent it’s functionality. This system includes a pack that slides independently from back to front, a molded net holster for long-handled nets, a shoulder strap with tool and fly attachment and options to attach our Thunderhead Water Bottle Holder and Quikshot Rod Holder. Functional and purposeful. Can be worn with vests, chest packs or other gear of choice.

Specifications:

  • Pack Measurements: 9” x 7” x 5”
  • Belt padding: 32”long x 4.5” high
  • Webbing maximum length: 63”

Features:

  • Modular system includes a wader belt with net slot, 5L pack, and shoulder strap
  • Wader Belt is made with thermoformed foam for comfort around your waist, and has a built in net slot that holds mostly any size net handle
  • The included pack slides from front to back on the wader belt ‘rail’ - allowing you to keep the belt and net in place and move only your pack in and out of your workspace
  • Pack can be configured on the left or right side
  • Shoulder strap can be configured on the left or right side - or can be removed completely
  • Shoulder strap pad has various Hypalon tool attachment points and velcro ‘loop’ for attaching fly patches or drying out flies
  • The underside of the shoudler strap pad has a silicone printing to minimize slip
  • Pack has two main zippered pockets and holds 2-3 large fly boxes, or 4-6 slim fly boxes
  • Pack has two front stretch pockets for quick access items Hemo’s sheath hidden behind the front stretch pockets
  • Pack has Hypalon attachment points for retractors or hemos on each side

Note: Net and other accessories shown for illustration purposes only, not included with wading belt system

 

Switchback Pro Wading System

When the feedback on the Switchback Wading Belt System began to roll in, we knew the concept was here to stay. With the same super customizable modularity, you’re familiar with, the Switchback Pro builds on that foundation with added capacity and functionality. A molded net holster, adjustable shoulder strap with tool and fly pad attachments, and independently sliding pack form a perfect solution for a wide range of angling applications. Paired with our Quikshot Rod Holder, Thunderhead Submersible Pouch, or a whole host of other add-ons, the new Switchback Pro represents the next generation of fully customizable carry systems.

Specifications:

  • 420D nylon Cyclepond fabric
  • Pack Measurements: 11.5” x 8.5” x 6.5”
  • Webbing Maximum Length: 58.5

Features:

  • Includes wader belt with net slot, 5L pack, Tacky Fly Dock, and shoulder strap
  • Ambidextrous design for left, or right shoulder orientation
  • Large main pocket with interior divider and 2 stretch pockets
  • Magnetic drop-down pocket with 2 interior stretch pockets and 1 zipper pocket
  • Exterior velcro patch for Tacky Fly Dock
  • Built-in net slot
  • Non-slip shoulder pad and work station with tool attachments and velcro pad
  • 4 tool attachment points on pack for retractors, hemostats, floatant holders, and more

Note: Net and other accessories shown for illustration purposes only, not included with wading system

 

Cross-Current Chest Pack

When the fishing is hot there is a lot going on and you have to be able to multitask to keep up with all the activity. The Cross-Current Chest pack is designed to keep all your essentials and boxes organized, keeping them high on your body at the ready. Slide your net out of the integrated net slot, scoop your fish, release it, grab your dry shake out of the magnetic drop down workstation, and get back those moments we all love to celebrate.

Specifications:

  • Front pack: 11” x 8.5” x 5.5”
  • Back: 11.5” x 10.5” x 1”
  • Capacity: 8L (488 cu. in.)
  • Weight: 1.7lbs

Features:

  • Compatible with all Fishpond backpacks
  • 210D Nylon Cyclepond Fishpond fabric
  • Front magnetic closure pocket for small fly boxes, pucks, and other quick access items
  • Front main zippered storage compartment for large fly box storage
  • Two small stretch mesh pockets on the front for quick access items
  • Exterior VELCRO® attachment for foam attachment (foam patch included)
  • Exterior Hypalon® tabs for tool and accessory attachment on each side
  • Integrated net slot on backpanel holds a long handle net
  • D-ring on top center back for attaching a net release for short handle nets
  • One large pocket on the backpanel with a zippered entry on each side
  • Magnetic front pocket has velcro interior on one side, and 4 small stretch mesh pockets for organization
  • Main front zippered pocket includes one interior zippered pocket

Note: Net and other accessories shown for illustration purposes only, not included with chest pack

 

Flathead Sling Pack

As anglers, we are constantly making adjustments to take advantage of the conditions we find on the water. The Flathead Sling combines both agility, and ease of use in one comfortable system to give you unmatched access to your gear when you need it most. The sling’s ambidextrous design allows the pack to be carried on either shoulder with a quick flip of the strap. Its large clamshell opening and moveable interior dividers offer tremendous carrying capacity and an organized work station. So, the next time you’re swinging streamers and turn the corner to find rising fish, you won’t have an excuse.

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: 15" x 5" x 10.5"
  • Capacity: 10L
  • Weight: 1.7lbs

Features:

  • 210D nylon Cyclepond fabric
  • Ambidextrous design
  • Easy-adjust shoulder strap buckle
  • Cross-body stabilizing strap
  • Large clamshell opening and quick access magnetic front pocket
  • Two included dividers to keep your pack organized
  • Hypalon® tool attachment points on top, sides, and shoulder strap
  • Two large water bottle pockets
  • Molded back panel with right and left hand net slots
  • Attachment points on the bottom for gear straps (straps not included)
  • One removable foam fly patch included
  • Can be worn over left or right shoulder

Note: Net and other accessories shown for illustration purposes only, not included with sling pack

 

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Summit Sling Pack

Admittedly, we are not first to the water with a fishing sling pack, yet typical for Fishpond, when we decide to design any product, we make it to be the very best. The Summit Sling is just that. The most comfortable, durable, and design rich sling available.... anywhere. With our recycled fishing net nylon material, you can wear this pack knowing you are making a difference to help keep our planet healthy.

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: 13" x 8.5" x 9"
  • Capacity: 549 cubic inches
  • Weight: 2.0lbs

Features:

  • Includes our patented and signature moulded drop down fly/cargo bench with outside Velcro for fly foam attachment
  • Hypalon and tool attachment features in all the right places
  • Coated YKK water resistant zippers
  • Flexible TPE lash tabs for rod tubes
  • Integrated net sleeve on back panel
  • Shoulder pad work station with velcro and Hypalon attachment points
  • Cyclepond recycled fabric

Note: Net and other accessories shown for illustration purposes only, not included with sling pack

 

Thunderhead Submersible Lumbar Pack

The Thunderhead Lumbar is a fully waterproof pack that is built with your comfort and personal gear in mind, even when you find yourself in the worst conditions. If you don’t like the weather, wait 10 minutes. We designed this bag for anglers who brave conditions in search of the moment when it all goes off. The clean layout gives you a simple way to organize your gear, which can range from high end cameras, boxes of hand tied flies, to your peanut butter and jelly, all of which need to stay dry. Not only does it deliver an airtight closure system with the TIZIP waterproof and submersible zipper, but it is also built for all-day comfort with padding in all the right places. Constructed out of our ultra tough 1680d TPU coated recycled Cyclepond nylon, our Thunderhead is as tough as the name suggests. From deep mountain canyons to the saltwater flats, the Thunderhead Lumbar is built for your next big adventure.

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: 13" x 9" x 5"
  • Capacity: 10L
  • Weight: 1.65lbs

Features:

  • 1680D TPU coated recycled nylon
  • Fully waterproof TIZIP® zipper closure on the main compartment
  • Front stretch mesh pocket with zipper closure
  • Lightweight foam backpanel and hipbelt
  • Interior organization with one zippered pocket, and one clear stash pocket for small gear
  • Integrated net slot
  • Exterior Hypalon® tabs and reinforced cord loops for tool and accessory attachment
  • Coated webbing pull tabs for opening the TIZIP®
  • Adjustable shoulder strap
  • Padded shoulder strap pad with tool and accessory attachment

Colours: Yucca (image 1 above) or Riverbed Camo (image 2 above)

Note: Net and other acessories shown for illustration purposes only, not included with lumbar pack

 

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San Juan Vertical Chest Pack

For the angler who likes to travel light. You can eliminate all but the basics and feel comfortable you still have everything you need.

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: 5" x 4" x 8.5"
  • Capacity: 180 cubic inches

Features:

  • Low-profile vertical design
  • Zippered main compartment for secure fly box storage
  • Zippered interior pocket
  • Jacquard accent webbing and climbing cord loops for accessory attachment
  • Belt loop attachment
  • Signature, zip-down fly bench with replaceable foam

Note: Net and other accessories shown for illustration purposes only, not included with chest pack

 

Tailwater Fly Tying Kit

Whether you’re spinning up flies on the road, or your family is just sick of you turning the dining room table into your tying office, organization and accessibility are key. The Tailwater Fly Tying Kit offers more of both for professional tyers and beginners alike. Four large see-through pouches and a padded storage compartment offer plenty of space for your arsenal of materials, including long, delicate capes. Forget about letting your scissors, bobbins and other accessories rattle around the bottom of your bag. Our new tool station and thread spool tray will keep everything, including your heavy pedestal base, safe and secure. To top it all off, the removable tying station, complete with hook and bead compartments, ensure that you’ll always have a flat surface to tie on. It’s time to take the show on the road.

Specifications:

  • 420D nylon Cyclepond fabric
  • Dimensions: 16" x 8" x 10"

Features:

  • Exterior quick access pocket
  • Four large removable see-through zippered mesh material pockets
  • 9” x 15” padded pocket for vise heads and delicate materials
  • Pedestal insert with velcro tie downs
  • 20 spool inserts
  • Tool page with 14 hypalon backed tool slots and 2” x 15” pouch for UV lights, brushes and resin
  • Removable 15” x 10” signature Fishpond Tying Pad with 4 built-in dishes for hooks or beads, and velcro strips for Tacky Fly Docks
  • YKK Zippers
  • Tools and supplies not included

Note: Tying tools and materials shown for illustration purposes only, not included with tying kit bag

 

Lodgepole Fishing Satchel

Classy, old-school exterior, combined with a surprising amount of functionality inside - the Lodgepole Fishing Satchel harkens back to a simpler time when all you needed for a day on the water were some flies, a hoagie, and a couple cigars. Designed for anglers who love the user-friendly functionality of a satchel that represents a link to the heritage of our sport. The Lodgepole Satchel also functions as an around-town bag when you can’t find time to escape to the river.

Specifications:

  • Weight 10.1oz
  • Pack Measurements: 14” x 5” x 11.5”
  • 550 cubic inch capacity

Features:

  • Certified-organic waxed canvas construction
  • Nylon Cyclepond liner
  • YKK interior zipper YKK Aquaguard® water resistant exterior zipper
  • Large main compartment with organization pockets and interior zippered pocket
  • Large exterior zippered pocket
  • Small exterior accessories pocket
  • Exterior Hypalon® accessories tabs for gear attachment

 

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Burrito Wader Bag

The perfect bag for your marinated waders, and boots covered in river guac. The predawn gas station breakfast is made all the better by rolling it up into a burrito hiding the liquid cheese, powdered meat, and egg. The new Burrito Wader Bag does the same thing by keeping your wet river mess on the inside. With a built-in roll-out changing mat designed for dirty and wet gear that rolls up and stays secure with a simple pull of a cord. Keep clean and carry on.

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: 30” x 19” x 4”
  • Capacity: 40L

Features:

  • 210D Main body with PU coating and DWR finish
  • Cyclepond Fishpond Fabric liner with PU coating and DWR finish
  • Drawstring bag with a large fold out mat for changing out of wet waders
  • Waders, boots, and gear get rolled up into the mat and into the bag for safe transport
  • Drawstring closure
  • Webbing shoulder strap
  • One webbing haul handle on each side of the bag

Note: Waders and boots shown for illustration purposes only, not included with wader bag

 

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Stowaway Reel Case

The last thing you want to worry about when you travel is whether your gear will arrive safely and in good working order. The impactresistant bottom and cushioned interior on the Stowaway Reel Case will keep up to 10 reels protected in transit. Removable, padded dividers allow for a range of configurations to fit fly boxes, and even lenses or camera bodies when the need arises. Lets face it, long flights are much better spent dreaming about the next journey.

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: 14.5" x 6" x 11"
  • Weight: 2.05lb

Features:

  • 420D nylon Cyclepond fabric
  • Waterproof and impact-resistant molded bottom
  • Exterior, coated mesh zippered pocket
  • 2 interior, coated mesh zippered pockets
  • 8 soft, padded, and removable interior dividers
  • Soft padded interior lining
  • Fishpond signature rope handle

Note: Reels shown for illustration purposes only, not included with reel case

 

Ripple Reel Case

Reels, tools, more reels, extra spools. You can let all that gear jostle around in your bag, getting misplaced and dinged as you rifle through looking for it. Or, you can use the Ripple Reel Cases to keep all that kit organized and safe - the padded sides and Fishpond signature molded tops and bottoms make sure of that. Your call, but we are going all-in on the latter method, before our buddies poach our favorite fishing holes.

Specifications:

  • Large size: 12" x 8" x 5.5" - Olive colour (holds up to 6 reels)
  • Medium size: 10" x 5" x 4.5" - Blue colour (holds up to 4 reels)

Features:

  • 420D nylon Cyclepond fabric
  • Waterproof and impact-resistant molded bottom
  • Interior, coated mesh zippered pocket
  • Soft padded interior lining
  • Soft, padded, removable interior dividers
  • Fishpond signature rope handle

Note: Reels shown for illustration purposes only, not included with reel case