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Orvis Safe Passage Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 100 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 14 reasons to buy the Safe Passage - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

94% of the reviewers give the Orvis Safe Passage a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (77%)
Good (17%)
Average (1%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (3%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Orvis Safe Passage:

Reviewers like these things about the Orvis Safe Passage

  • Many users love how the slingstyle allows them to wear it over one shoulder, completely out of the way, while allowing quick and easy access to gear.
  • A lot of users are pleased with the padded shoulder strap designed for all-day comfort.
  • Others particularly like the bright interior which allows them to easily spot stray flies.
  • Many reviewers love how the molded back panel keeps their body cool.
  • Some reviewers like the presence of the forcep sheath on the shoulder strap which features a magnetic anchor for easy access and securing.
  • Others are amazed with how the unique zinger and tool attachment system allows easy integration of their favorite tool into the pack, providing quick and easy access to the tool while minimizing the chance catching.
  • A lot of reviewers find the water bottle holder strategically placed as it can be accessed without turning the pack around.
  • Many users love the presence of internal pockets and dividers to help organize their gear.
  • Others like how the cord loops allow the addition of a tippet bar.
  • Others are grateful for the presence of a velcro strip which allows for the addition of a waterproof pocket to protect electronics.
  • Many owners love how the sternum straps prevent excess movement of the pack while fishing or hiking.
  • A lot of reviewers thought it looks cool and pretty durable.
  • Many users are impressed with how it provides a huge storage space for small boxes and fishing tools.
  • Many users describe it as a perfectly balanced fishing pack that doesn't hurt your shoulders or back.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users thought it's a bit expensive.
  • Others find the material cheap.


Crowdsourced specs across all Orvis Safe Passage models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight3 oz (1.4 kg)


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Selected Reviews

Mtn Weekly

Whats the bottom line here, pineapples aside the Orvis Safe Passage Carry It All can hold just about everything you will need for your next river trip.

Posted 5 May 2015 by Nicholas Sirianno - Read full review

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Last updated on July 04, 2019