Yakima Big PowderHound with Locks - Yakima Ski and Snowboard Racks
Yakima has redesigned their classic snow rack to provide great value at an affordable price. The Yakima Big PowderHound includes locks and will safely carry up to 6 pairs of skis or 4 snowboards to and from any destination.
- Holds up to 6 pairs of skis or 4 snowboards Universal mounting hardware fits round, square and most factory crossbars right out of the box
- One-button access means you can open it as easily as saying Open Sesame, even with your gloves on
- Integrated SkiLift gives you plenty of binding clearance
- Soft rubber gently cradles skis and boards
- Includes 2 Yakima SKS lock cylinders for complete rack security right out of the box
- Rack length is 30" with 22.5" of usable pad length
- Stands 4.25" tall and sits 2.75" wide
Stock Status : Currently In Stock
**Stock status is to be used as a general guide to current inventory. Availability is not guaranteed.
Dimensional Weight : 8.0 lbs.
UPC Code : 736745030827
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Yakima Big PowderHound with Locks Reviews
Marc B rated this item 5 out of 5 on 12/26/2009:
Fits the factory racks easily
Yakima Big PowderHound with Locks Questions
asked on 2/3/2012:
Vehicle: 2006 Subaru WRX STi
For any ski/snowboard rack do you need to buy a base rack? For instance, if I were to purchase the Big PowderHound, would I need to have a base rack on my car already? Furthermore, are there any ski/snowboard racks that you DONT need a base rack system? Thank you in advance for your help!
You are correct in that the majority of ski racks will require a base rack system installed first, then the rack accessories (like ski racks) will attach to it. Thule does make a ski rack called the SnowCat (product code 5401 on rackattack.com) which will attach direct to many factory rails, without the need for the crossbars. Either way there needs to be something on the roof first. Please give us a call if you have any other questions or want us to find the best base rack option for you.
asked on 1/21/2012:
Vehicle: 2012 Toyota Hihglander
Can you do a combination of snowboards and skis on the big powderhound rack?
Yes you can! how many skis/boards are you looking to carry?
asked on 1/3/2012:
Vehicle: 2011 Dodge Durango
Will this rack fit my factory racks on my Durango? I measured the usable space on my racks and I have exactly 30". Does these mounting brackets extend past that at all or are they inset slightly?
The distance between the mounting brackets on the Big PowderHound is about 21.5".
Even the larger Fat Cat 6 is only 22.5". So either would work fine on your factory rack.
Hope this helps.
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