Author: Will Rice
Why all the buzz? Umpqua was recently awarded the Field & Stream 2013 "Best of the Best" for its Ledges 500 Waist-Pack.
“The new line of technical Umpqua fishing packs have a few really unique design features that set them apart from the rest of the pack, most notably the focus on ergonomics, highlighted by the removable aluminum stay, allowing you to keep your focus on the next drift, rather than that nagging midday back ache,” said Rick Mikesell, our product expert here at Trout’s Fly Fishing when it comes to pack design. “The easy access tool pouch is another feature of note, simply put: no more fumbling with you hemos at the all-to-critical release of your most recent trophy fish…”
We’re looking forward to giving this pack a thorough test in the field – stay tuned. If you want to check one out we have them here at the shop and also at our online store.