SITKA’s Enhanced Delta Wading System Sets New Standard in Waterfowl Hunting

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SITKA, a pioneer in outdoor performance gear, proudly unveils the upgraded Delta Wading System – a revolutionary lineup designed to tackle the diverse challenges of waterfowl hunting, from sweltering southern teal seasons to the frigid extremes of the northern reaches. Leading the way in this all-encompassing system is the renowned Delta Zip Wader, an unstoppable foundation of SITKA’s waterfowl collection. Additionally, the Fall 2023 collection features newly enhanced versions of the Delta Pro Wading Jacket, Duck Oven Jacket, and the versatile Gradient Pant and Bib.

Waterfowl hunting is a pursuit that demands adaptability across a wide spectrum of conditions. SITKA’s Delta Wading System offers a strategic approach to conquering these challenges, combining cutting-edge fabric technologies, insulations, and design elements to empower waterfowlers in any environment. The system ensures that hunters are equipped to handle any temperature and every condition throughout the entire hunting season.

Delta Zip Wader

Delta Zip Wader, the robust centerpiece of the collection, redefines durability and performance. Engineered to thrive in the harshest terrains, these waders boast waterproof, breathable GORE-TEX laminate uppers that ensure a dry interior and exterior. The inclusion of a waterproof YKK AQUASEAL® zip front enables quick donning and doffing, while features such as the no-buckle suspension, hand-warmer pockets, and reinforced shins and knees underscore its exceptional design.

Key Features

●  Durable 4-layer GORE-TEX waterproof protection
●  Waterproof YKK AQUASEAL® zipper 
●  Reinforced knee and shin pads for protection while busting through ice or kneeling on hard ground
●  Adjustable no-buckle suspension for optimal mobility without the bulk of a buckle under the butt of your shotgun
●  Fully repairable design and construction
●  Water-resistant zippered storage pockets
●  High handwarmer pockets are positioned to shed water
●  Total weight: 7.8 lb. 

MSRP: $999.00

Delta Pro Wading Jacket

SITKA’s commitment to innovation is epitomized by the Delta Pro Wading Jacket. This technologically advanced flagship has been upgraded for enhanced durability and is engineered with 3-layer GORE-TEX PRO fabric, delivering unparalleled waterproof, breathable protection from early to late season. The uninsulated jacket’s versatility is unmatched with the ability to layer into any weather condition throughout the season and features water-sealing wrist cuffs, an integrated call keeper system, and strategically positioned pockets making it a truly reliable partner for any hunt.

Key Features

●  GORE-TEX PRO 3-layer fabric for maximum protection, breathability and durability
●  Durable water repellent finish sheds water and helps the jacket dry quickly 
●  Water-sealing gasket cuffs keep moisture from getting up your sleeves 
●  Integrated call-keeper system keeps duck and goose calls at the ready or securely out of the way 
●  Adjustable hood stays in place without hindering peripheral vision 
●  Two cargo-style front pockets keep a box of shells secure 
●  A removable waterproof pocket with a touch-sensitive see-through face enables phone usage while protecting it from the elements
●  Water-resistant zippered chest pocket to keep essentials close
●  High handwarmer pockets are in a perfect position to keep your hands warm between flights
●  Total weight: 32.6 oz.

MSRP: $499.00

Duck Oven Jacket

Duck Oven Jacket emerges as a game-changer for late-season hunters. Designed to be worn under waders or bibs, it combines WINDSTOPPER® by Gore-Tex Labs and PrimaLoft® Gold Insulation with Cross CoreTM technology to retain heat, stop wind, and allow seamless movement. Whether battling gusts or bitter cold, the Duck Oven Jacket is engineered to keep hunters warm and agile.

Key Features:

●  WINDSTOPPER® by Gore-Tex Labs provides windproof protection in exposed areas above the waders
●  Synthetic PRIMALOFT® Gold Insulation with Cross Core™ technology replicates the aesthetics and performance of down insulation, but with warm when wet performance
●  Hybrid construction places compression-resistant fleece where it would fit under waders or bibs for mobility and warmth
●  High hand pockets allow you to keep hands warm and at the ready, even with waders on
●  Two zippered lower hand pockets
●  Water-resistant zippered chest pocket to keep essentials close
●  Thumb holes allow for easy layering
●  Total weight: 33.6 oz.

MSRP: $349.00

SITKA Gradient Collection

The SITKA Gradient Collection introduces innovative lower-body warmth solutions for waterfowlers. With a pant and bib option, both built with four-way stretch, tapered legs, foot stirrups, and minimal seams, this collection maximizes comfort and flexibility under waders.

Key Features: 

●  Compression-resistant fleece allows moisture to move away from the skin while maintaining loft and insulation when wading in deep water
●  4-way stretch fabric for optimized mobility and comfort
●  Tapered legs allow for easy, comfortable layering and minimal bulk inside waders or Boots
●  Low-profile waistband for adjustable fit without additional bulk
●  Foot stirrups keep pant legs in place when stepping into waders or boots
●  Skived seam construction reduces bulk and allows for easier layering
●  Total weight: 28.8 oz.

MSRP: $179.00

Gradient Pant

When colder conditions necessitate an extra insulating layer beneath your waders, turn to the remarkable comfort and adaptability offered by our Gradient Pant. Engineered for enhanced mobility, it features tapered legs and four-way stretch for optimal movement. The use of compression-resistant fleece ensures long-lasting loft and insulation, effectively drawing moisture away from your body. The inclusion of built-in stirrups ensures a secure fit, providing all-day comfort without the need for readjustment.

Key Features: 

●  Compression-resistant fleece allows moisture to move away from the skin while maintaining loft and insulation when wading in deep water
●  4-way stretch fabric for optimized mobility and comfort
●  Tapered legs allow for easy, comfortable layering and minimal bulk inside waders or Boots
●  Low-profile waistband for adjustable fit without additional bulk
●  Foot stirrups keep pant legs in place when stepping into waders or boots
●  Skived seam construction reduces bulk and allows for easier layering
●  Total weight: 28.8 oz.

MSRP: $179.00

Gradient Cold Weather Bibs

The Gradient Cold Weather Bib is a versatile solution for confronting harsh late-season temperatures. Designed to be worn beneath waders, this full-length bib offers dual-insulation and dynamic stretch, ensuring warmth and agility in extreme cold. It features PrimaLoft® Gold Insulation with Cross CoreTM technology and compression-resistant fleece to efficiently retain heat and manage moisture. The bib also includes built-in foot stirrups and a no-buckle suspension for a comfortable, secure fit.

Key Features:

●  Compression-resistant fleece maintains loft and insulation when wading in deep water
●  Synthetic PrimaLoft® Gold Insulation with Cross CoreTM technology replicates the aesthetics and performance of down insulation, but with warm when wet performance
●  Soft stretch elastic suspension system has no buckles to interfere with your gun butt
●  Two-way front zipper for easy on/off
●  Foot stirrups keep pant legs in place when stepping into waders or boots
●  Hand pockets keep items secure under your waders
●  Stretch fabrics optimize mobility and comfort
●  Total weight: 32.5 oz.

MSRP: $269.00

For more information on SITKA’s Delta Wading System and other groundbreaking outdoor gear, please visit www.sitkagear.com

About SITKA Gear
SITKA Gear, based in Bozeman, Montana, created and leads the technical hunting apparel category. The company is recognized for its commitment to continually improving the life experience of the hunter and for its support of healthy ecosystems and wildlife populations. SITKA products work together in systems, and each piece is designed and tested rigorously in both the lab and the field. SITKA is owned by W.L. Gore & Associates, an advanced materials company well known for Gore-Tex™ fabrics and many other industry-leading innovations that provide durable comfort and protection to outdoor enthusiasts. Go to sitkagear.com to learn more about how SITKA enhances the full life experience of the hunter.



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