Everything bag - Mountain Buzz

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-23-2015   #1
Missoula, Montana
Paddling Since: 2004
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 24
Everything bag

Good morning all,
I'm looking into buying an everything bag this season. I've read threads on this site about them. I really like the idea and the ease they seam to create when rigging all your gear safely in place. I do 5-8 over night trips per year in Western MT and Idaho. However, they are pricey. So, are they worth the price? I'm looking at the Stitches n stuff bag. Thanks all!

Porterdog is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 03-23-2015   #2
Whetstone's Avatar
Boise, Idaho
Paddling Since: 1976
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 362
I purchased a Tuff River Stuf everything bag recently. I thought the price was more than fair. The build quality is amazing. It is easy to install and easier to load and secure. I love it. It's only been on one trip so far but I cant imagine ever not having one of these in my boat again. Plus, they include a nice little pouch of bloody Mary mix with your bag

Sent from my SCH-I535 using Mountain Buzz mobile app
Whetstone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2015   #3
Sleepless's Avatar
Vail, Colorado
Paddling Since: 2011
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 158
A total game changer. Buy it.
Sleepless is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 03-23-2015   #4
MaxPower's Avatar
telluride, Colorado
Paddling Since: 2008
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 32
Everything bag ROCKS.
Five seasons later it's like new.
Last fall I strapped it to the roof of my truck and hauled 15 camp chairs and paco pads for a multi-day bike trip!

Sent from my iPad using Mountain Buzz
MaxPower is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2015   #5
Jenks, Oklahoma
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 1,736
Stitches N Stuff and Tuff River Stuff boat make Cargo Bags. Both are worth the money if you want gear that will stand up to hard river use and handed down to others when you retire from boating.

I have used Ray's every thing bags and they refuse to show wear after years of use.

Do not have a every thing type bag from Jan, but have a bunch of her other gear (a lot of it custom made to my specifications) and her work is just bomber as well.

Get your self an everything bag from either of these fine people and the quality will be top notch.
okieboater is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2015   #6
Whitewater, Colorado
Paddling Since: 1977
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 17
Buy it. Much safer than the mesh netting. Two features, If you are into rolling your boat for storage, the bag can store the boat.
Shep is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2015   #7
Wondervu, CO, Colorado
Paddling Since: 2001
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 492
One of the best purchases I ever made. Don't how I could function without it.

I went from being the last person done rigging to the first. It significantly reduces the time needed to pack up the boat.

Several folks make similar products at competitive prices. The price seems steep until you consider what is included. I thought about making my own to save cost, but when you factor in the fabric, grommets, webbing, the many cam straps needed and the time they start to look cheap. These are really big bags and they use up a lot of material.
kengore is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2015   #8
cpollema's Avatar
loveland, Colorado
Paddling Since: 1995
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 146
I've got two everything bags from Jan at S&S. Love them! I tested one of them upside down on the MFS a few years ago and it held everything in safe and sound with no damage to the bag. Well worth the $$.

Sent from my iPhone using Mountain Buzz
cpollema is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2015   #9
InflatableSteve's Avatar
Cave Creek, Arizona
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 688
I just had one made by Jason at Wet Dreams. It is right around the same price as the TRS bag. It mushrooms out a bit to hold more gear and has a built in lid that goes over the bag to secure it. Also has a raft handle sewn into the lit which makes a good place for a passenger to hold onto, or to help your self in and out of the boat.

Wet Dreams Cargo Bag, Wet Dreams River Supply
InflatableSteve is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2015   #10
Park City, Utah
Paddling Since: 1998
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 105
I was wondering if anyone runs them in the front ever ?
tczues is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Topic Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Barney Bag vs Pacific River vs TRS Everything bag slamkal Kayaking | Gear Talk 41 01-06-2016 01:53 PM
Tips on Setting up an Everything Bag David Miller Rafting | Gear Talk 20 02-25-2015 08:40 PM
Everything bag for rear cargo area of AIRE 56D? riverjunky Rafting | Gear Talk 9 03-07-2014 11:58 AM
Pacific Bag vs. Everything Bags? David L Kayaking | Gear Talk 27 04-12-2013 07:19 PM
Tuff River Stuff Everything Bag vs. Stitches 'n Stuff Everything "Stow" Bag? calendar16 Kayaking | Gear Talk 22 05-04-2011 09:14 AM

» Classified Ads
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:49 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.