only you can answer that
Posted by: slushpaddler on Jun-21-12 4:40 PM (EST)
As Bartc says, what do you need or want to carry?
How much of that really needs to be accessible?
How much do you desire a clean deck?
I'm a minimalist when it comes to deck clutter and I hate deck bags. If nothing else I'd put the deck bag aft of the cockpit.