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We fly fishermen love our boats and boating. We fly fish from canoes, kayaks, drift boats, flats boats, aluminum fishing boats and other skiffs. For many of us, boating is essential and integrated into the sport of fly fishing. That's why Fishpond makes boat bags.

Fishpond boat bags are well designed to store you fishing and boating gear while keeping it dry.  Some of these bags are water resistant. Others are submersible. The Thunderhead Sling Pack is, as described, a sling pack. But, this also serves well as a boat bag, when your camera or other water sensitive contents “must stay dry”. That is why we added it to the boat bag category. It makes a great canoe or kayak waterproof bag.

The Green River has a waterproof bottom and is a great organizer for a boat. Check out the new Cutbank Gear Bag. The Thunderhead Submersible Backpack makes an excellent boat bag.

There are two Fishpond roll top bags that will keep your gear dry. They include the Castaway and Whitewater.

We fish from many different types of boats.  Whatever type of boat you may be using today, you may fish out of something different next week.

Fishpond Boat Bags are very adaptable to your needs.  Like all Fishpond products, they are made to last.  Please enjoy reading about these fantastic boat bags.

For more information or to buy online, click the “Learn More” button. That will take you to our Little River Outfitters Online Store. Or, call our shop at 865-448-9459 to order.

NOTE:  All Fishpond items shown in this gear guide are current 2020 merchandise
and in some cases, new 2020 gear. Most new and updated gear will be available for sale in November 2019.

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Fishpond Thunderhead
Roll Top Dry Bag

The Fishpond Thunderhead Roll-Top Dry Bags are essential if you are fly fishing when boating, canoeing, kayaking or otherwise exposed to wet weather. The reliability of these bags are rooted in simplicity. This design has been used often in the Fishpond lineup of fly fishing gear for years.

Your extra layers packed for camp will remain dry through a summer shower to a bumpy ride down the river in a drift boat or raft. These bags are tough, made from 1680 denier recycled nylon coated inside and out with Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU) with welded seams. The roll top waterproof closure keeps water out.

A built-in D-ring attachment point gives you the option of securing the bag to your watercraft.

Dimensions are 13” x 9.5” closed. The available colors are Cutthroat Orange and Shale.


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 Fishpond Thunderhead Roll Top Dry Bags shown in both colors.

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Fishpond Cutbank
Gear Bag

The Fishpond Cutbank Gear Bag, was designed and made so fly fishermen could better organize their gear and keep it dry. Like many Fishpond gear bags and luggage, the Cutbank features the signature molded bottom for support and durability.

This tackle bag keeps your gear dry on drift boats, flats boats, rafts, kayaks and canoes. Move the Velcro attached, rigid dividers around to different locations in the bag, to fit your particular needs.

The Cutbank is made using welded 1680 denier nylon, that is coated with thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) for superior waterproofness and durability. The nylon is recycled from abandoned fishing nets found in the ocean, which is referred to as Cyclepond. A YKK water resistant zipper, keeps your gear dry while allowing easy access to the bag. It is rigid. The Cutbank stands on its own, full or empty.

Below are some other important features:

Included Velcro fly patch for the top lid

A fully adjustable shoulder strap.

Two clear interior zippered pockets under the lid and two more Velcro backed and zipper pockets allow more customization for your gear.

4 heavy duty boat lash tie down points and dual hemostat, knife or tippet accessory attachments are located outside the bag.

The interior is removable, so the bag can be packed flat for travel.

Dimensions: 17" x 10.5" x 10"

Weight: 4.6 Pounds


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 Fishpond Cutbank Gear Bag Shown Front, Back and Open

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Castaway Roll Top
Gear Bag

Fishpond’s Castaway Roll Top Gear Bag is made just for fly fishermen who needs a smaller waterproof bag for cameras, cell phones, billfolds and other items that are sensitive to moisture.

The Castaway is relatively small compared to some of the beasts made by Fishpond. It fits neatly in hatches on guide boats, or in your canoe or kayak. One really important feature, other than being completely waterproof, is the fact that it has a padded and removable interior with dividers.

The Castaway can be packed flat in your luggage, another important feature for the traveling angler.

The Castaway is made from 420 Denier Recycled Nylon, then coated with Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU), with welded seams. It won’t leak. The roll top system, used by Fishpond on many other pieces, is a sure fire, leak-proof method, of sealing watertight bags.

It features an interior top pouch with zipper access. The Castaway also includes two removable interior clear pockets. There are several exterior attachment points for rod tube straps or other items you may want to keep handy. Fishpond’s signature molded bottom provides rigid support and durability.

Dimensions are 13.5” x 10” x 9” or 732 cubic inches.



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 Fishpond Castaway Roll Top Gear Bag, 3 Views

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Green River Gear Bag

Fishpond offers an excellent gear bag, to organize lots of gear. The Green River is a descendent of the Cloudburst, a gear bag many of us love and cherish to this day. I have one. I know.

The Green River begs to go fishing with you, in your truck, SUV, boat or canoe. Take this bag on every fly fishing trip, to hold all of your tackle. It’s made to store reels, fly boxes, tippet, leaders, floatant, tools and about everything else you can think of. Store the flies you use most in the crush-proof molded zip down fly bench for instant access. The interior dividers use Velcro to allow for custom placement.


Constructed of 420 denier Cyclepond Fishpond fabric.

Fishpond’s molded waterproof bottom.

Interior padded dividers.

Attach your fly rod tube to the front of the bag, and using Fishpond’s optional gear straps, attach another tube to the back.

You will use both the rope haul handle and the adjustable shoulder strap.

There are many exterior attachment points.

Handy front pocket for tools, leaders and tippet.

Two extra side pockets store more gear and fly boxes.

Two interior large zippered pockets and two interior slash pockets provide more organization options.

Three coated mesh zippered pockets under the top lid, so contents can be seen from outside the pockets.

Size: 17” x 8” x 10”

Weight: 3.1 pounds


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 Fishpond Green River Gear Bag

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Submersible Backpack

Fishpond’s new Thunderhead Submersible Backpack, allows fly fishermen to confidently pack their gear into the backcountry, on boats, or anywhere there is water. It is a dry bag you can carry on your back.

You can hold the zipped Thunderhead Submersible Backpack under water, and it won’t leak. Fly fishermen, photographers and scientists, who use expensive and water sensitive equipment, can rest assured their gear will survive the trip, bone dry.

This Thunderhead Backpack is made from 1680 denier recycled nylon coated with thermplastic polyurethane (TPU). The seams are heat welded for total waterproof protection. Whitewater rafts are made the same way.

a TIZIP waterproof zipper, manufactured by a company in Germany gives you access to the main compartment. These zippers are airtight. Close the pack and squeeze it. Air does not escape. The pack does not leak if you hold it under water. These zippers are expensive and they work!

Water resistant zippers are used on the smaller outer pockets. These zippers shed water but will leak if submerged. Water will not enter the main compartment.

The Fishpond Thunderhead Submersible Backpack is supported on your back using suspension system of lightweight padded shoulder straps, a strong supported hip belt and a molded panel on the back of the back. The hip belt is removable for short hikes, boating and other uses.

Other Features:

Coated web haul handle on the top of the pack

Coated webbing daisy chain and D-ring on the front panel for accessory attachment

Set of two Fishpond gear straps to hold a fly rod tube or other gear that can be attached to either side of the pack

A coated web pull tab for opening and closing the TIZIP

A zippered pocket and a clear stash pocket inside the pack offers more organization options

Some Fishpond chest packs are compatible with this pack and can be attached to the front straps and hip belt

This backpack is durable. You will enjoy it for many years.

Dimensions: 21” x 12” x 9”

Volume: 1,649 Cubic Inches

Weight: 2.8 Pounds

Colors: Yucca, Cutthroat Orange, Shale and Riverbed Camo.


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 Thunderhead Submersible Backpack shown in all four colors.

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Fishpond Thunderhead
Submersible Pouch

The Fishpond Thunderhead Submersible Pouch is ideal for fly fishermen who fish from watercraft. You can be assured your valuable cell phone, point and shoot camera and other smallgear you want to keep dry, will stay dry. This boat bag can be submerged in water and you have no worries thanks to the TZIP fully waterproof zipper.

Aqueeze the closed bag. Air will not escape and water will not enter.

There is a custom made Hypalon panel on the front for attaching tools and accessories. Two larger Hypalon panels on the back have die cut slots for attaching it to belts or watercraft frames and rails.

Dimensions are 11" x 7" x 2.75"

Colors are Yucca or Shale


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 Fishpond Thunderhead Submersible Pouch in both colors.
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Fishpond Thunderhead
Submersible Sling

Fly fishermen love sling packs, and Fishpond has introduced a new one, called the Thunderhead Submersible Sling. Fishpond had an older version using the same name, but this one is new and better. These make great boat, kayak, canoe and raft bags too.

What sets the Thunderhead apart from others is, the main compartment is waterproof. You can close the TIZIP zipper, and hold it under water. It won’t leak. The TIZIP is also longer on this new sling pack, than on the earlier model.
The small outer pocket, uses a water resistant zipper, that sheds water, but will not keep it out if submerged.

Sling packs are comfortable. They can be moved from behind to the front of your body, for access, then slide it to your backside when you are fishing. The foam shoulder strap is comfortable and lightweight. It is made to carry weight if you tend to take a lot of gear on the water. There are Velcro and Hypalon attachment points located on the strap, so your tools are easily accessed when the pack is tuned to your back.

This sling pack comes with a set of gear straps, which can be used to mount a rod tube to the pack. You Tenkara anglers will love this feature. You can take your rod tube fishing with you.

There is a landing net slot, so your net is ready to land a trout or other species when it is time. There are two interior pockets, one zippered and one is not.

The Fishpond Thunderhead Sling is constructed of heavy duty 1680 Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU) coated recycled nylon, welded at the seams, the same way whitewater rafts are made. It won’t leak. Squeeze it when the waterproof zipper is closed and air will not escape.

This sling bag also serves as a waterproof boat bag, camera bag, kayak and canoe bag or a dry bag.

Colors are: Yucca, Shale and Riverbed Camo

Size: 16” x 9” x 7”

Volume: 793 Cubic Inches

Weight: 1.5 Pounds


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 Fishpond Thunderhead Submersible Sling in all three colors.

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Submersible Duffel

The Fishpond Thunderhead Submersible Duffel, is a small bag, for short excursions, or small loads, where total waterproof capability is required or desired. It will keep your fishing gear and personal items dry, no matter what water related contact occurs, even total submersion.

The Thunderhead Submersible Duffel is made from 840 denier recycled nylon fabric, coated with TPU (Thermoplastic Polyurethane). The seams are TPU welded for sure protection from water seepage.

The main cargo zipper is a TIZIP, which, when closed is waterproof and air tight. This zipper was invented by and is manufactured by Titex, a German Company. They make zippers designed for dry bags, dry suits and some are approved for survival suits.

The zipper on the exterior pocket is a YKK Aquaguard. It is water resistant, more so than you would expect.

Daisy chain webbing is attached to the bag, allowing for strapping gear on. The gear straps, that hold rod tubes are not included. The carry handles are made from braided climbing rope.

Dimensions are 21” x 12.5” x 11”, which is Carry-On size compatible. The color is bright orange, so you can see it bobbing in the lake or ocean, or down a whitewater stream, for easier recovery. You will see this great little bag in several categories on this website, because it has so many uses, including dry bags, luggage, gear bags and boat bags..

This bag sells for $299.95, which seems expensive, unless you factor in the loss incurred by getting your valuable gear wet, destroyed or rendered temporarily useless. You can count on this bag keeping everything dry.



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 Fishpond Thunderhead Submersible Duffel Both Colors

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Thunderhead Roll Top Duffel

Fly fishing anglers love the Fishpond Thunderhead Duffel because it is tough and it will keep your gear dry. Toss it in the back of your pickup truck, in a raft, canoe, kayak or boat, and don’t worry about the weather. Your clothes and gear will stay dry.

This duffel is made from tough and durable 1680 denier recycled nylon, and coated with thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU). The main body opens wide making it easy to pack, and the top rolls down, secured by webbing straps, to keep the water out.

On the front exterior, is a stretch mesh pocket with a zipper closure, for storing quickly needed items.

Carry this duffel using the two rope handles, the top handles or the adjustable and removable shoulder strap.

Four heavy duty boat lash tie down points for lashing to a boat and welded tabs on the back hold a rod tube to the duffel using gear straps (not included).

Dimensions: 20” x 17” x 12”
Capacity: 45 liters or 2,746 cubic inches
Weight: 3 pounds
Color: Yucca



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