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Decoy Hauler Kit

$474.95

*WILL SHIP 10-14 DAYS AFTER ORDER IS PLACED*

The Decoy Hauler is designed to fit seamlessly with our existing frame and suspension system creating a total modular experience. Our quick connect system makes the transition from backcountry hunter to waterfowl hunter in a few minutes.  You have never experienced comfort like this before when hauling decoys. Our suspension system is designed to transition the weight into your hips verses on your shoulders. The hip-belt uses a two-stage smart foam within the lumbar region providing unmatched comfort and support making this the most comfortable decoy bag on the market.

  • Dimension 52”x 24”
  • Capacity to carry 2 dozen decoys
  • Materials UV resistant heavy-duty mesh. 1000D Cordura®. Duraflex® hardware
  • Oversized pocket 18”x 10” ideal for carrying Mojo® decoy
  • Two side pockets 20”x 5” capable of carrying full boxes of shells. Pockets also allow for securing a shotgun to the bag on the right or left side
  • Drawstring designed for maximum capacity
  • 4 D-Ring locations to secure lanyards or carabiners for tangle free weight systems
  • 2 horizontal compression straps on exterior of bag
  • 2 compression straps that connect into load lifter slots on frame for added stability
  • Oversized boot handle to aid in pulling out decoys
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The Pannier Load Carrier
Integrous Carbon Fiber Frame
Shoulder Harness
The Lid
Hip Belt
The Pannier Load Carrier
  • "The Pannier" Load Carrier is a crucial addition to our pack system. It allows the hunter to use the full pack system to haul camp in, and then seamlessly transition into day pack mode. “The Pannier” used along with the lid is designed for speed and agility by helping to carry only the essentials for a day hunt.  

    • Most advanced and versatile load carrier on the market 
    • Meat is securely between the frame and the main bag on the packout 
    • 6 compression straps to secure meat to the frame with an additional 4 lid straps to lock the heaviest of loads to the frame 
    • 2500 cubic inches of carrying capacity 
    • 1 oversized pocket providing 400 cubic inches combined with 450 cubic inches of lid storage allowing for 850 total cubic inches  
    • 2 - ¾" compression straps on the outside of "The Pannier" secures weapon or anything you want to carry outside the large pocket 
    • All bar tack utilizes "Lock Stitching" 
    • External molles to support any attachment needs, including IA weapon-specific carriers 
    • Orange color-coded bar tack for easy buckle and accessory management 
    • Made proudly in Idaho, USA 
Integrous Carbon Fiber Frame
  • 3 years in development, 14 generations of design improvements to deliver simply the most comfortable suspension system on the market
  • Total frame weight 18 oz.
  • Triaxial carbon fiber resin-infused material with strategically placed reinforcement to deliver the highest strength to weight ratio
  • Perfectly balanced shape to deliver the most comfortable suspension on the market while carrying heavy or light loads. The contoured shape fits seamlessly in line with the natural curvature of your spine while spreading the weight out effortlessly into your hips
  • Slight “V” shape of frame parallels bag design creating a wedge shape to perfectly balance any load
  • Modular system utilizing triglides and 1” buckles allows the backcountry adventurer to secure any Initial Ascent bags to a single frame suspension
  • 3-point locking system designed to secure the shoulder straps to the frame is unmatched in the industry
  • 6 vertical adjustments allow for an exact fit regardless of your height or torso length
  • 2 load lifter adjustments strategically placed to maximize comfort under the most extreme loads with a goal to keep the crucial 25-35% angle
  • Made proudly in Idaho, USA
Shoulder Harness
  • Made with Volara® Closed Cell foam, ideal for backcountry hunters to provide extreme, all-day comfort
  • Shoulder straps are reinforced with a heavy bar tack through the entire shoulder strap and foam system to guarantee no fabric rolling under the most demanding loads
  • 2 D-rings for accessory attachments
  • 1” sternum strap designed for easy operations with any glove size
  • Right and left water bladder tube lock downs to suite your individual needs
  • 3-D spacer mesh in conjunction with frame design allows for optimal airflow keeping your back cool
  • Load lifter adjustments allow the user to transfer weight from shoulder straps to the hips where it belongs
  • Made proudly in Idaho, USA
The Lid
  • Large free-floating lid designed to support any size of load
    • Oversized storage compartment with waterproof YKK zipper allowing for quick, easy access while in the field
    • Our lid has a perfectly balanced water bladder storage compartment designed seamlessly with our partner Platypus® and their 1.5L Big Zip Low Profile Hydration System (optional)
    • Concealed pocket under lid which is ideal for hunting licenses and tags
    • Clip inside lid ideal for keys or extra headlamp
    • Made proudly in Idaho, USA
Hip Belt
  • Three-piece system designed with 1” Volara® close cell foam as well as an additional layer of “Smart foam” in the lumbar region. The lumbar system is designed to allow for adjustability by easy access to the foam insert providing complete customization dependent upon the user
  • We use “Slip-not” material on the lumbar region to make sure the pack system does not slide on your back even in the hottest environments with heavy loads
  • 3-D spacer mesh is utilized for added comfort and breathability
  • Our hip belt structure is heavily reinforced to support the toughest carrying conditions
  • Made proudly in Idaho, USA
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28"-32"33"-37"38"+