2015 Holiday Gift Guide for Anglers
November 05, 2015
Tis the season! Now is the time to shop for that special angler in your life and get them something special this holiday season. When you shop with our fishing wish list this year, you'll be sure to find something they'll be hooked to.
Whether it's new clothing, new reels, or GPS devices, any one of these items is sure to please the angler in your family patiently waiting for spring. Nothing says "Thank you for putting up with me all year" better than the gift of new fishing gear to that die-hard angler.
Be sure to check out our Holiday Gift Guide for Hunters this 2015 season for additional gifts! Plus check out what Benny Spies, host of Gun It with Benny Spies on Sportsman Channel, has on his gift list.
Carhartt | Fleece Hat
The Carhartt Fleece Hat
is an awesome stocking stuffer for the hardcore angler. This hat is perfect for chilly mornings on the water or all day during the colder months. This hat has a good reputation of not sliding up and down on your face, allowing you more time to worry about catching fish.
Made of Polyester and hand washed, you get a super comfortable feel as soon as it slides down on your head. With a one size fits all approach, you dont have to worry if they have your size or not.
Available in a variety of stylish colors, the Carhartt Fleece hat is an awesome addition to any angler\'s arsenal.
HUK | Kryptek Performance Hoody
The Kryptek Performance Hoody
is perferct for that younger, hipper, hard-core angler. This hoody features a drawcord hood that will keep you happy and dry. With water resistant fleece, this hoody handles the boat spray or light rain.
Next, HUK designed this hoody to be light enough to not bog you down, but substantial enough to weather those chilly early morning excursions — the perfect weight to handle what you need.
Finally, when you do actually wash it, HUK\'S stain release will keep the blood or other stains from sticking. To show you're passion about your sport, HUK added a pop of Huk camo to the inside of the hood.
Humminbird | Helix 7 SI Sonar
The all new Helix 7 SI Sonar
was the winner at ICAST 2015. This is the real deal when it comes to sonar imaging.
With it\'s high-resolution 480x800 wide-screen display, the side imaging feature offers 100 ft.
of information from either side of your boat, so that means more fish you and your partners are able to put in the boat.
With the down imaging feature, the Helix 7 SI features lifelike images of underwater structure, so you can see even the tiniest of details, putting you way ahead of the game. GPS chart-plotting features a built-in UniMap for keeping records of hotspots and letting you really examine the whole lake from the seat of your boat.
The Helix allows you to store up to 2,500 waypoints so youll never forget the spots that were hot earlier in the day. Featuring brilliant 7" 256-color LED-backlit screen with a 480x800-pixel glass-bonded display, you will be looking at the cleanest, clearest, underwater imaging Humminbird has ever offered.
DualBeam PLUS sonar has a focused center beam and a second wider beam for both precision coverage and total coverage.
Leatherman | Signal
You\'ll get more than a gift in the all-new Signal
from Leatherman. This multi-tool provides traditional functional tools paired with new preparedness features, like a shaped diamond coated sharpener for maintaining your straight and serrated blade, fire-starting ferro rod, and an emergency whistle.
The Signal is the ideal tool for outdoorsmen on-the-go.
Serengeti | Fasano Shades
brings a little bit of wraparound design to a whole lot of style. Contoured temples fit snugly around your head and lightweight photochromic Polar PhD lenses deliver superior optical clarity.
Perfect for long days on the water. Variety of lenses available for multi-purpose applications.
Abu Garcia | Revo Toro Beast
The Revo Toro Beast
from Abu Garcia is one of the baddest reels money can buy. It offers 7 stainless steel HPCR bearings + 1 roller bearing provides increased corrosion protection, whihch means you fish longer and harder with confidence.
The Beast features an active response drag mechanism allows easy drag adjustment even under super heavy drag loads. This reel was made for one thing and one thing only, catching giant fish.
When battling big fish, we have a tendency to get nervous and make mistakes, someimes even slip off the reel. Not anymore. The Revo Toro Beast comes with large EVA knobs that provide superioir gripage and wont fail on you when the big one is on the line.
An aggressive body design creates a more ergonomic feel while adding more power and better gear efficiency. Three different power handles are included with each model in the Toro Beast series, giving anglers a wide variety of customization options. Simply put, the Toro Beast delivers impressive power and durability in a surprisingly compact package.
Gerber | Freescape small Lantern
The new Freescape Small Lantern
from Gerber features Freetouch Technology that works with a gentle tap, the Freescape Small Lantern bumps camp lighting to the next level. Simply touch the ring to turn the lantern on (or off) and brighten the campsite, or touch and hold the ring to dim the light when the 80 lumens is overpowering, creating a soothing atmosphere that still allows visibility.
The Freescape Small Lantern emits light from the frosted side lens as well as through the bottom of the lantern to maximize effectiveness for use both above the table and on it. An easy to use spring-loaded handle makes the Freescape Small Lantern simple to hang within a tent or from a rope suspended in a nearby tree.
The Freescape Small Lantern is powered by three AA batteries, equipped with a power-kill functionality that keeps the light off when stowed away to guarantee long battery life. In addition to its infinitely adjustable dimming feature, the Freescape Small Lantern is reliable no matter what dilemma arises, whether camping or at home.
The IPX4 water resistance rating means that even if left out overnight in the rain, the Small Lantern will continue shining bright. Featuring bright green accents along the black surface, the Freescape Small Lantern draws just the right amount of attention to itself so as not to get lost in the shuffle of camp gear. Perfect for any fishing adventure you and your family might go on this season!
Pelican |45 QW Elite Wheeled Cooler
The new 45 QW Elite Wheeled Cooler
is the ultimate cooler for the die-hard fisherman. With up to 10 days of ice retention, you wont ever need to go grab a bag of ice again. Featuring a built-in bottle opener, press & pull latches, non-skid and non-marking rasied feet, this cooler is perfect for any outoodr activity you may come across this season.
This cooler offers a built-in garden hose attachment which is very helpful for adequate draining or cleaning when needed. Highly corrosion resistant steel hardware and molded-in handles will keep this cooler lasting a lifetime.
The 46qw Elite is easily manueverable with heavy duty wheels, so mostly any terrain you come across on a fishing adeventure, this cooler will still be at your side, doing what it was deisgned to do, keep things cold! Made in the USA and guarnteed for life, you wont be dissapointed with the new Pelican 45QW Elite Wheeled Cooler.
Plano | 3500 Guide Series Tackle Bag
The 3500 Guide Series Tackle Bag
offers a patented molded top with an elastic tie-down strap that holds one 3500 series StowAway for quick access to your favorite baits.
The tackle bag also provides a molded impact-resistant waterproof base; a clear, zippered pocket under the top cover; and a PVC mesh pocket on the back. Also included are five 3500 series ProLatch Stowaway boxes to keep all your favorite hard or soft baits neatly in order for their next use.
This bag is perfect for the angler on the go and anyone who wants to keep their stuff neat and tight. The bag features a heavy-duty arm sling with padding incanse you gotta carry the bag around a pond or down to your boat from the truck.
Berkley | 8 inch Pistol Lip Gripper
The 8 inch Pistol Lip Gripper
from Berkley is the baddest gripper tool in the fishing game. With its sexy red and black signature series colorway, Berkley did not skip out on looks.
Featuring a super strong gripping mechanism, you wont lose those trophy fish that make it to the side of the boat.
It also comes equipped with a ruler so you cant ever say you didn\'t get a measurement on that trophy fish of a lifetime. The Lip Grip comes in two different sizes, as well.
LED Lenser | H7.2 Headlamp
The H7.2 Headlamp
from LED Lenser is the perfect gift for any angler. From those summer time night fishing trips to early mornings before the big tournament, the H7.2 is the real deal.
The Advanced Focus System adjusts for either long-distance viewing or close range illumination, and a revised durable tilt mechanism puts light just where you need it.
An all — new wheel switch allows you to easily control light intensity, and special touches like an added carabiner hook and a new ergonomic fit make the H7.2 a headlamp you'll soon wonder how you did without.