Designed with safety and utility in mind, the NRS Chinook PFD is perfect for kayaking anglers.

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$139.95
Item #2Y4B
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  • World's best-selling kayak fishing PFD
  • 16½ lbs. of flotation
  • Two large pockets
  • Two smaller accessory pockets
  • Quick-access exterior organization for fishing tools and accessories
  • Rod holder, strobe attachment point, reflective accents, and knife lash tab
This item ships directly from the manufacturer and requires a physical street address for delivery.

Shipped to contiguous 48 states only.

Express shipping/gift packaging not available.

The Story

The NRS Chinook is the world's best-selling kayak fishing PFD. Zippered front entry with six adjustment points. Two large pockets, sized for fly boxes, with internal organization, plus two smaller accessory pockets. Quick-access exterior organization for fishing tools and accessories. Also features rod holder, strobe attachment point, reflective accents, and knife lash tab. 16½ lbs. of flotation. Medium profile. Type III flotation material/400 Denier ripstop nylon. Imported.

Size: S/M, L/XL, XL/XXL.

Rated 4 out of 5 by from nice vest well designed, comfortable and adjustable for size/jacket or not. like the storage options too.
Date published: 2020-09-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Orivis - NRS Chinook PFD Great fishing jacket, lite weight, lots of storage pockets. I recommend this product.
Date published: 2020-06-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the storage! I use this PFD to fly fish from an Orvis Edition Jackson Kayak Mayfly. I love the pockets and the freedom I have while fishing. NRS products are well made and Orvis is my go-to for my fishing needs. -rf
Date published: 2020-05-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very comfortable! Easy to paddle with vest on with low cut sides. Very airy and light weight.
Date published: 2020-05-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from As advertised. Very pleased with this item. Easy to adjust the fit, and loaded with well thought-out pockets and accessory holders.
Date published: 2020-05-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worthwhile investment This seems so far to be a quality product. It is well laid out for kayaking and kayak fishing. The pocket organizers are perfect. Only down side is this product is made in China!
Date published: 2020-04-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great fit and breathable I use the NRS Chinook PFD for kayaking and fishing. The lower back mesh makes it very breathable. The shape of the vest also allows for great mobility.
Date published: 2020-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Versital PFD for fishing and kayaking Great for kayaking and fishing. I will also use it with my pontoon boat and porta bote as the weather begins to improve.
Date published: 2019-12-31
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