Gear: Danuu WingMan Accessory Pack

Cleared for Takeoff: Danuu's WingMan Accessory Pack.
Cleared for Takeoff: Danuu’s WingMan Accessory Pack.

Danuu WingMan Accessory Pack

($70, danuu.com)

A wingman can be a fighter pilot who covers your six, a trusted sidekick at a singles bar, and now a bombproof seat back organizer for your kayak. Danuu's WingMan Accessory Pack keeps everything a paddler could need organized, secure and within reach. Stitched of tough Cordura fabric, the WingMan turns any high-back kayak seat into a well-ordered base station. The WingMan takes all the accessories that made Danuu's Pacific Angler Fishing Kayak Seat a cult classic for kayak anglers and marries them to the new generation of ultra-comfy kayak seats. The pack attaches easily to metal-framed kayak seats by means of four pull straps, placing the WingMan's twin holsters—ideal for water bottles, sunscreen and tools—in easy reach of the paddler. Two vertical tubes accept nets, gaffs or rods, and the dual-zip center pocket is perfect for tackle boxes, valuables or lunch. Quick-release clips allow the paddler to easily remove the loaded WingMan after a day on the water, keeping it ready for rapid redeployment whenever the urge to paddle strikes. Because a good wingman is always ready for the next mission.