Top 9 fishing backpacks
The best choices for keeping tackle organized, mobile, and close at hand
Now any angler can benefit from what fly fishermen have long known: sometimes it just makes sense to wear your tackle. Unlike multi-pocketed vests and chestpacks, however, today’s fishing backpacks—from sleek daypacks to hefty duffels—are designed for all manner of angling excursion.
DXL Typhoon Backpack ($220)
Key features: Exterior wader and boot storage, padded straps, detachable hip belt, interior organizer panel and padded sleeve for electronics or hydration bladder.
The promise: "The best pack money can buy."