Umpqua Packs and Bags

Umpqua is one of the world's largest and most respected fly fishing companies. Usually, they are known for things like Metz Hackle ( which they own), Tiemco hooks ( which they import) and flies ( which they make). For 2013, Umpqua has introduced a line of packs and bags designed for fly fishing. These are well made and well thought out and were selected as the "Best of the Best" tackle accessories by Field and Stream Magazine for 2013. These are very nice bags with unique features you will like and they are very affordable.


Overlook 500 Chest Pack: Full cushioned staps make for all day comfort on this chest pack. Back has a mess pocket to hold rain jacket and has a large loop to hand net. Front has a large pocket for tools and tippet . Handy fold down front creates an on stream work station. Tapered profile design allows for unhindered casting and fishing. Inside is a cream colored material so if flies, tools and such are dropped in the pack they can be seen easily. Side adjusting tabs and straps adjust for different sizes and heights. Zipper has rounded edges to avoid catching flies, leaders and tippets. Can be integrated and used with 1100 series backpack.

Colors: Slate Grey and Moss Green

Price: $99.99







Ledges 500 Waist Pack: This is a great waist pack that can be worn over the shoulder to rest on the hip and can be rolled around to rest in the middle of the back. All day comfort and ventalation, belt is padded with air vented foam, while shoulder strap has some padding. Load adjusting side tabs to adjust for different size/heights. Front hemostat grab and retractor station that have pockets to hold tippets. Weather proof main pocket with large round zipper and covered tabs that won't catch leaders. Inside has a soft cream lining so you can find items dropped inside of pack ( like flies) . Outside has d rings for net and low profile bottle holders, can be used with 1100 back pack series. Aluminum pack stay is built in to the belt to so the pack won't bunch when moved from back to front. Ideal for treks and day trips on the river and streams.

Colors: Slate Grey or Moss Green

Price: $99.99




Ledges 650 Waist Pack: Bigger brother to the Ledges 500. Has aluminum stay so the pack won't bunch. Interior has a cream color so that if you drop a fly they can be found. Has over 650 cubic inches of storage and an extra pocket to the above pack. Belt has same vented material as the 500, but has additional side pockets to store cell phones, keys ect. Dual bottle holders can hold drinks and comes with side ajustor tabs. Made of heavy duty material that is weather resistant and zippers are rounded so that flies and tippets don't catch. Has rubber loops to tie off tools.

Colors: Slate Grey or Moss Green

Price: $129.99






Surveyor 1100 Backpack: This pack has a suspended aluminum stay for all day comfort. Has vented shoulder straps for extra comfort in hot weather . Interior contains a padded laptop compartment and is hydration compatable. Side adjustors to adjust weight and size. Pockets on sides hold rod tubes or water bottles. Can be used with all waist packs or chest packs and is ideal for back country treks. Can be used to carry cameras, waders, boots and other gear with large weather resistant material.

Colors: Slate Grey or Moss Green

Price: $169.99











Deadline 3500 Wet/Dry Duffle: This is a duffle that can hold waders, wading shoes, rain jackets and all your other gear. This is a carry-on or travel duffle that will keep gear dry and ready to use and can store wet good. Has large travel streaps, carry handles and is made of a heavy duty material. PU coated weather proof.with side compression adjustor tabs and pocket for plane tickets/passport.

Colors: Slate Gray or Moss Green ( this is a light Sage Olive).

Price: $150

( Note: Due to size there may be additional cost in shipping, please email me for details. )








Famous 2500 Boat Bag: This is cool! Structured molded waterproof lid that serves as a rigging station. Has 4 cup holders with elastic retainers. External side plier pocket, weather resistant primary zipper, external tippet pocket and removable shoulder straps. Waterproof bottom. This bag is perfect for drift boats, canoes and can be used to store items in the back of a car/SUV/Truck.

Colors: Slate Gray

Price: $199

( Note: Due to size there may be additional cost in shipping, please email me for details. )







For more Info Contact:

Mike Hogue / Badger Creek Fly Tying / 622 West Dryden Road, Freeville, NY 13068

Phone: 607-347-4946