Orvis Rolls Out New Safe Passage Bags and Cases

October 8, 2010 By: Alex Cerveniak

Kit Bag

Safe Passage Kit Bag

This bag by Orvis features a waterproof bladder to keep gear dry in standing water. The mouth opens wide for easy access and organization of  fly boxes and accessories. The bag’s interior pockets are designed for organizing tippet spools, sunglasses, spare spools, tools, binoculars and any other necessary gear. It also features an exterior rod tube holder and two front zipper pockets for additional storage. Finally, there is an adjustable and removable shoulder strap with perforated foam pad for comfort. The bag’s dimensions are: 19 3?4″L x 9 3?4″H x 10″W with a storage capacity of 1,925 cubic inches. It weighs 2.5 pounds. MSRP is $129, and it will be available in January 2011.

Fly Organizer

Safe Passage Fly Organizer

Keep all your flies organized both at home and away with this bag. It is easily packed and carried and comes with a Safe Passage fly organizer. You can use your own boxes or buy it fully loaded with four boxes. It comes with 3 removable dividers. With four fly boxes, MSRP is $89. The retail price for the bag and dividers only is $49. Available in January 2011.

Fly Tier's Kit Bag

Safe Passage Fly Tier’s Kit Bag

This is an easily carried, zip-close kit bag which comes with a protective tool wrap with 14 slots for tools. There are two padded pockets for vice storage and six clear, zippered removable material pouches (14 1?4″L x 9″W) for instant recognition and organization. It also features two thread tubes designed to hold seven spools each of Orvis thread. Available in February 2011 for $129.

Safe Passage Reel Covers (not pictured)

These reel covers protect, store, and transport your fly reels easily, on or off your fly rod.  Simply slip the reel in the new special-constructed Safe Passage material and neoprene sleeve and then wrap the adjustable band tightly.  Available in three sizes:  The small ($14.95) fits most 1-3 reels, the medium ($14.95) fits most 3-5 reels, and the large ($19.95) which fits most 5-7 reels.

Reel Case

Safe Passage Reel Case

This fully-padded case is designed to protect up to ten fly reels.  It features an interior zippered mesh pocket and dividers which are removable for customized organization.  There is a large comfortable handle grip and an adjustable and removable shoulder strap with a perforated foam pad for breathability.  Dimensions are: 14 1?2″L x 11″W x 6″H. The capacity measures in at 957 cubic inches.  It weighs 2 pounds.  Available in January 2011 for $79.

Mini Reel Case

Safe Passage Mini Reel Case

This completely padded case is designed to store and protect up to 3 fly reels.  It has a zippered mesh pocket, and interior dividers which are removable for customized organization.  This case fits in the Safe Passage Kit Bag.  Dimensions: 10 1?2″L x 6 1?4″W x 5 3?4″H.  Capacity: 377 cubic inches.  Weighs 8 ounces.  Available in January for $39.