Man Makes Fire publishes outdoor gear reviews. We focus only on high-quality outdoor gear from brands we trust.
For our fly fishing backpack reviews, we focus on fishing backpacks that deliver excellent price-to-value ratios. We use, test, and review backpacks from reputable fly fishing gear manufacturers and retailers, including Orvis, Simms, Patagonia, and Fishpond. Our focus is to help you learn about which backpacks will be the best for your fly fishing style and needs. For instance, do you need a backpack with lots of organizational pockets or fly fishing accessory attachment points? Or should you choose a waterproof fly fishing backpack? Each year, we update our popular guide to the best fishing backpacks with new picks and options help you choose the best fly fishing backpack for the type of fly fishing you do most.