Great gifts for fishermen who want to relax at home with a drink and a good book or make a meal out of their latest catch.
Take it from someone who could assemble an outfit where every component has an embroidered fish on it—good fishing gifts are precious, rare things. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of the best fishing-themed gifts available for anglers who fish small ponds for bass or 100 miles offshore for tuna.
We started by asking everyone here in the OTW office: What are the best gifts you’ve received, and what is on your wish list for this year? To round things out, we asked our advertising partners to recommend a few more gift ideas, and then sorted the list by type of angler.
We hope that the end result is as much fun to page through as it was for us to put together, and that you’ll find the perfect gift ideas for your fishing buddies and a few for yourself.
According to some anglers, the fishing season never ends – not even when a sheet of ice covers their local lakes. For ice fishermen, it’s all about staying comfortable while catching fish. Read more →
Know an angler who is at home with two feet on land and a line in the ocean? Surfcasters need gear that can withstand tough conditions where land meets sea. Read more →
Fishermen who enjoy taking trips about headboats and party boats have specific needs for a successful trip that ends with a cooler full of fillets. Read more →
Need to find a gift for a striped bass fisherman? Check out our list of gifts for the northeast striper nut. Read more →
Northeast bass fishermen have plenty of choices when it comes to gear. Give the gift of upgraded tackle and they could land a lunker this year. Read more →
Got big game on the brain? For all the canyon trollers and bluefin tuna tamers, we’ve got gifts that will put sushi on the deck. Read more →
Kayak fishing is one of the biggest thrills in angling. Whether you’re getting started or already a member of the plastic armada, you’ll find what you need on this gift list. Read more →
Boat owners know that center consoles are really just toy boxes for adults. Help the captain in your life load their boat with goodies. Read more →
Today’s modern families include all types of fishermen, both young and old, male and female. Here’s a list of gifts that will look great under the tree. Read more →
Camping and fishing is a perfect combination. Make sure that you have everything you need to enjoy the great outdoors. Read more →
Tech-savvy fishermen like to be on the cutting edge of what’s new. These gifts will help them use technology to have more fun and catch more fish. Read more →
Ditch the jeans and yellow plastic slicker for some high-qualit performance fishing wear that will look good on the water and at the dock. Read more →
Some fishermen could stock an entire tackle shop with what they have in their basement, but there’s always something you can give to the fisherman who has everything. Read more →
Set the hook with our carefully selected picks for the greatest gifts for Northeast fishermen. Whether you’re shopping for a striper fisherman, an ice-fishing fanatic, a bass pro, or yourself, you’re sure to find the right gift here. Read more →