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Bicycle Bags & Accessories

Outback Saddlebag

from 230.00

The Outback Saddlebag was originally constructed for the Oregon Outback ride--a dusty, self-supported gravel route that traverses over 350 miles of Eastern Oregon. This is a classic saddlebag design built for touring, bike camping and grocery-getting. Many upgrades and design tweaks have found their way into the latest version of this touring staple.

Features:

  • Super durable & waterproof heavyweight waxed canvas
  • "Wings" on front flap deflect rainwater  
  • Connects to seat post & Brooks saddle or other seat rails OR
  • Can be used as a front bag, connecting to head tube & handlebars
  • Over 15 liters of total carrying capacity
  • Adjustable straps double back on themselves to eliminate danglers
  • Multiple D-rings for lashing extra gear to the bag's exterior
  • Drawstring closure keeps gear inside, dust and dirt out
  • NEW lining material: DWR ripstop nylon for added durability and waterproofing; reduces overall bag weight.

Materials:

  • Exterior: 18oz Martexin Original Waxed canvas
  • Front flap design: 10 oz natural canvas & felted wool
  • Hardware: brass (d-rings), nylon (buckles & cord locks) 
  • Trim & webbing: nylon
  • Drawstring liner: 2.2 oz DWR breathable Ripstop nylon
  • Connection points: 2 detachable leather straps (with brass hardware) thread through saddle mounts

Dimensions: 7" x 7" x 13"

Each saddlebag is made to order, so you can customize your bag, but please allow 2-3 weeks before your order is shipped. 

Please note in the comments when you checkout:

  • Choose up to 2 colors for the wool pattern. See swatches for color descriptions.

If you live in Portland and don't want your item shipped, please select "Local Pickup" as your shipping option and I will email you to schedule a pickup. And you can always email me with questions.

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Additional Info

The Outback Saddlebag does not require a rack unless your seat has low clearance above the rear wheel (less than 8 vertical inches between seat and wheel). I understand bike setups vary greatly, so please email me if you have questions about how to fit this bag to your bike. I think it goes without saying that custom bags such as this are nonrefundable.

The OG version includes 2 handmade leather straps for connecting the bag to seat rails. Deluxe Version includes extra D-rings for attaching a shoulder strap, a detachable shoulder strap, and 2 Brad Straps. For vegan options (non-leather, non-wool), please email me and we'll work something out!