Gearing Up: Gear for the Road

Check out the latest products for traveling waterfowlers

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Banded The Hunting Trip Bag

True to its name, the Hunting Trip Bag is a 100 percent waterproof duffle bag built using Banded’s Arc-Welded technology. The watertight, zippered main compartment will hold everything you need for a weekend getaway or longer stay. Removable shoulder straps, carrying handles, and six external gear strips provide excellent portability and functionality. The bag comes in 75- and 95-liter options and is available in Spanish Moss and Mossy Oak Bottomland.

Ducks Unlimited Camo Flip-Top Cooler

This lightweight, 15-quart cooler features Ducks Unlimited Heritage Camouflage, a tethered bottle opener, high-density foam insulation, and a zippered pocket with the DU logo. This flip-top cooler is constructed of durable 600-denier polyester and includes full-length web handles.

General Tire A/TX Tires

In this episode, Jay Anglin dives into the specifics of his new set of General Tire A/TX tires he recently put on his hunting rig. Anglin explains how he is using, and benefiting, from making the switch to these tires just before the waterfowl season got into full swing.

ALPS OutdoorZ Wader Bag

Don’t pack wet, muddy waders with the rest of your gear. Designed with a pull-out mat and a removable waterproof liner, the ALPS OutdoorZ Wader Bag is an ideal solution for traveling with waders. The convenient shoulder strap and handle make storing and carrying your waders a breeze.

TurtleBox Gen 2 Speaker

Have you ever wanted to listen to tunes in your boat? Here’s the answer. This portable, waterproof, Bluetooth speaker is designed for the outdoors. TurtleBox offers crystal clear, distortion-free sound up to 120 decibels. The Gen 2 can be paired with another TurtleBox to play music in stereo.

Gerber Stowe Knife

When it comes to knives, the terms “pocket carry” and “fixed blade” rarely go hand in hand. The Gerber Stowe knife is the exception. With an overall length of less than six inches, the 2 1/2-inch full-tang blade extends through the handle for added strength and durability. The Stowe includes a lanyard hole, leather sheath, and limited lifetime warranty.

Ducks Unlimited Garment Bag with Luggage Tag

This garment bag is a handy travel option for your next road trip. Inside, a clothes hanger loop, web, and snap closure will keep your clothes neatly organized and wrinkle free. Show your support for Ducks Unlimited with the custom embroidered luggage tag, which conveniently fits a standard-size business card in the clear pocket.

Lacrosse Boots

Ducks Unlimited Gear Guru, Jean-Paul Bourgeois, breaks down several different pairs of waterproof boots and explains the reasons why he chooses these specific boots. While boot choice can be personal and habitat-specific, Bourgeois details exactly why these boots are his go-to for the areas he hunts, or why he chooses them to for other reasons.