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DescriptionThere’s a tipping point in flats fishing when, after bowing down to a heavy berating from your towering guide on the poling platform, you say “goodbye” and hop in on your own two feet. The minimalist Dry Creek™ Flats pack is your perfect solo companion, with a water-resistant, non-corrosive zipper top closure ready to swallow a box of flies, sunscreen, and tippets, and a convertible Cuban-strap system for easy conversion from waist to sling pack.
- Water-resistant, non-corrosive zipper top closure—weather-tight, not submersible
- Front ported Tippet Pocket, external pliers holster & water bottle holster
- Cuban-strap system allows for easy conversion from waist to sling pack
- 420-denier double-coated polyurethane nylon
- Capacity: 5 Liters, 308 cubic inches
- Dimensions: 12" x 8" x 4"
- Weight: 16 oz
- Product Care
Little Parts from the YKK® Fastening Products Group create The Big Difference for our customers — fastening solutions intelligently integrated with the finished product to provide the highest quality, most durable gear. The Little Parts — zippers, metal buttons and snaps, and Nylon buckles — all earn the YKK® brand. The Big Difference begins with their obsession to ensure that every individual component renders maximum value to the finished whole. That commitment instills quality and value into every product. Simms utilizes fasteners built to withstand the harshest environments and YKK® provides the best solutions to meet those needs. All Simms outerwear features nylon YKK® zippers to minimize corrosion and provide high performing, durable wear. www.ykkamerica.com.
- Loving it Review by Ray Ochoa
OverallUsed this pack on a recent trip to Christmas Island. Everything was dry as long as I kept it closed with zippers on top. When I waded chest deep I used it as a chest pack with great results. Only issue was when I was this deep one of my water bottles floated away. This could be fixed by me with some cord.
(Posted on 11/12/12)
- Not So Good Review by Steve
OverallI ordered the pack through a local fly shop so the first time I held one was after I owned it. The materials used for the waist belt are pretty poor quality and are constantly coming loose during wear. The pack is pretty water resistent so in that respect it is adequate. My feeling is the pack is way overpriced for the quality. I sure miss the old days when Simms stuff was made in the US. If you are going to charge upwards of $100 for a pack at leat make the Chineese use good materials.
(Posted on 8/9/12)
- Nice pack Review by Bill - Toronto
OverallBought this pack for fishing the flats, but now I used it all the time from back country canoeing to bass fishing.
(Posted on 7/16/12)
- Belize or bust ! Review by John - SantaFe/Texas/USA
OverallBought one of these for my trip to belize, and I'm glad I did we ran thru several storms and the bag got soaked, everything inside was high and dry. Love the plier holster pocket on top now I don't have to carry a sheath. I don't think theres a better flats pack out there. Keep on trucking' Simms you rock !
(Posted on 7/16/12)
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