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Old     (duffmangt)      Join Date: Jan 2008       01-15-2008, 8:30 PM Reply   
Is there backpack like a skate backpack that can hold a wakeboard in the straps? i know cwb makes a skate backpack but can it hold a wakeboard also?
Old     (reconabe)      Join Date: Jun 2007       01-15-2008, 8:32 PM Reply   
Are you going to hike and board some water mountains??
Old     (duffmangt)      Join Date: Jan 2008       01-15-2008, 8:33 PM Reply   
haha no, but it'd be nice to have a back pack with all my gear in it including my wakeboard for when im not on my skateboarders go hiking and board in the mountains? O.o
Old    wakelvr            01-15-2008, 8:36 PM Reply   
That is actually a great idea IMO. I could use one, especially when we are hitching a ride with someone else.
Old     (duffmangt)      Join Date: Jan 2008       01-15-2008, 8:40 PM Reply   
woot! someone agrees! I'd love to see one, wakeboards are a lot wider than skateboards but its still gotta be possible with stronger straps
Old     (aces6692)      Join Date: Nov 2006       01-15-2008, 8:44 PM Reply   
it would be cool for winching with a skate to, u just strap it onto your backpack and go find a sick spot to winch
Old     (wakemitch)      Join Date: Jun 2005       01-15-2008, 9:04 PM Reply   
ten80 had a wakeskate bag that had back pack straps. i dont know if they still make it.

wakeboards are huge and are awkward to carry on your back. your legs will it it when you walk probably. i would suggest that you just get a board bagwith a shoulder strap.
Old     (duffmangt)      Join Date: Jan 2008       01-16-2008, 12:29 AM Reply   
is there a snowboarding back pack? i would think so so you could hike up a mountain and snowboard down, but snowboards are just as long as wakeboards...the only thing i could see is that wakeboards are so wide.
Old     (scott_a)      Join Date: Dec 2002       01-16-2008, 1:18 AM Reply   
Either Hyperlite or LF makes an 08 model that has backpack straps on it. I forget which brand, though.
Old     (mucktoerider)      Join Date: Jan 2007       01-16-2008, 7:10 AM Reply   
Hyperlite Team bag has the back pack straps. Looks pretty awesome. Would not want to climb Everest with it! But looks pretty handy.
Old     (andy_nintzel)      Join Date: Sep 2004 Location: Minnesnowda       01-16-2008, 7:57 AM Reply

The House has some left for sale. I got one works great for skates, hold a few of them.
Old     (tuneman)      Join Date: Mar 2002       01-16-2008, 11:03 AM Reply   
I've got a padded wakeboard bag with the backpack straps. I've had it for many years. I bought it from a friend who got it at Midwest Mastercraft. He picked it up in the late 90's. It only has the Midwest Mastercraft logo on it.
Old     (bamacpa)      Join Date: Aug 2006       01-16-2008, 11:19 AM Reply   
We got an O'brien padded bag last year with back pack straps and you can get most all your gear in it (vest, towel, rope, helmet). But like Mitch said it does hit your legs when walking. We usually just use the shoulder strap.
Old     (andy_nintzel)      Join Date: Sep 2004 Location: Minnesnowda       01-17-2008, 9:20 AM Reply   
hahahahaha TUNEMAN great profile picture!
Old     (caseman1322)      Join Date: Sep 2007       01-17-2008, 9:58 AM Reply   
Quiksilver makes a snow backpack that is made to carry a snowboard. It's in the premium line though, and it's almost $500, but hey if your willing to pay more for your back pack then your board then go ahead.
Old     (tuneman)      Join Date: Mar 2002       01-18-2008, 2:45 PM Reply   
Thanks, Andy....I think. You wouldn't diss a fellow teammate, would you? he, he. That is me and I also ride for O'Brien.
Old     (duffmangt)      Join Date: Jan 2008       01-18-2008, 3:17 PM Reply   
holy crap thats an expensive backpack lol, id rather carry all my things for sure...nice find though!


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