Care, Warranty, & Repair

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Product Care

How to Get the Most out of GORE-TEX Gear

How to care for the Nodak collection

How to keep your whites, white.  STEP 1 Remove caked-on dirt with soft brush.   STEP 2 To spot treat, apply a small amount of liquid detergent and use a wet sponge/cloth to gently rub into the stain via a circular motion.   STEP 3 Then begin our normal GORE-TEX Care Instructions . read more

Why you should clean your SITKA Gear

SITKA Gear is designed to provide exceptional weather protection and breathability. Because hunters seek the trail less traveled, garments naturally build-up dirt and other surface contaminants such as blood, sweat and campfire smoke which can reduce the effectiveness of the textile’s performance and breathability.Routine care and maintenance ensures the optimum performance of your SI... read more

General care instructions

Each garment has its own care instructions. Be sure to read the care tag before washing and/or drying your gear. WASH In general washing your gear under a Normal setting with warm water and a hunting-specific detergent will remove most dirt and blood stains. We recommend a second rinse cycle. Wash with like colors. Do not use bleach or fabric softeners and do not dry clean. DRY We rec... read more

How to wash your GORE-TEX® Gear

  If you take care of your gear, it will take care of you - even with serious mileage under the hood.By following these care procedures, you’ll be confident when that heavy weather front blows over the horizon. *Please Note: Before washing your garment, zip the front, pits and pockets and be sure to fasten all flaps and straps.* WASH Machine wash on a warm permanent pres... read more

Why do I need to use a water repellent treatment on my GORE-TEX® product?

Gore shell fabrics, the outermost fabric layer of a GORE-TEX® garment, are treated with an ultra thin polymer coating known as DWR, or durable water repellent. This coating causes water to bead up and roll off the outer layer of fabric, instead of being absorbed. Water repellent outer fabric provides additional insulation and prevents liquid from saturating your garment's outer fabric... read more
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Warranty & Repairs

It works, Guaranteed.

We stand behind every product we make. If you are not satisfied with your gear at the time you receive it, please click here to send it back.  Damage due to wear and tear may be repaired at a reasonable cost.   WARRANTY If the damage is deemed to be caused by a defect in manufacturing, we will, at our discretion, repair or replace the item at no cost to you. All warranties receive a p... read more

How do I start a warranty claim?

Although SITKA Gear is of high quality and durability, things do happen and our warranty is there for these occasions. Please go to the website listed below, and follow the steps provided to complete your warranty/repair. you have completed your RA, you will receive a prepaid label via a FedEx email. Please note all damaged products will be evalu... read more

Does making a repair in the field void my warranty?

Repairing gear is part of the life cycle of your garment. If you happen to get a tear or puncture in the field, do not be afraid to make a self-repair. During peak seasons our warranties and repairs can take up to 6 weeks. Using a patch (we can send you one as they’re available) or sewing up your own garment (if it’s not GORE-TEX) is always a viable option to keep your season going a ... read more

Delta Wader Service

Defect or issue with your wader?

WHAT THE WARRANTY COVERS We stand behind every product we make. If you are unhappy with any of our products at the time you receive them, feel free to send them back. Damage due to wear and tear will be repaired at a reasonable cost.  MANUFACTURER'S DEFECTS COVERED BY WARRANTY Seam Failure Leaking Seam Separating Zipper Boot Separation Seam Tape Issues Any Stitching Issues Delaminati... read more

Need repairs to your wader?

EVERYTHING IS SERVICEABLE As the Last Wader You'll Ever Own, each and every part of our waders are serviceable. All material is workable for patches or tape, the suspenders can been lengthened or replaced, all seams can be repaired and re-taped, even the boots are replaceable. If you have questions regarding a specific repair, please contact our customer service team. SERVICE/NON-WAR... read more

Looking for information on Delta Wader warranty, service, or maintenance?

Please visit for more information. Wader warranty and repair takes longer than our other items due to the inspection process involved. read more