2022 Fishing Apparel and Accessories Guide
On The Water's 2022 Apparel Guide will help you stay comfortable in the elements while keeping your focus on fishing.
The latest and greatest fishing apparel for the 2022 Season
Huk Tournament Bib and Jacket
Designed to be wind-proof and waterproof with fully taped seams, the Huk Tournament Bib and Jacket pair is fully adjustable to create the perfect fit and has plenty of pocket storage, including one for pliers.
Huk Grand Banks Bib
The Huk Grand Banks warm-weather bibs cut the wind and repel saltwater spray for long rides offshore.
Columbia PFG Terminal Tackle Rain Shell and Bib Pant
The lightweight and packable Columbia PFG Terminal Tackle suit is perfect for spring trips and is easily stashed onboard for when rainstorms roll through. Pants come with removable and adjustable suspenders, an elastic waist, and Columbia’s Omni-Tech waterproof, breathable material. The jacket comes with adjustable cuffs and hood, and packs away into its own pocket.
Simms Pro Dry Jacket and Bib
The latest iteration of the Simms ProDry jacket is built with a brand-new breathable fabric package that’s more waterproof, durable, and utilizes two of the most performance-driven fabrics in the Gore-Tex portfolio. In the areas of the jacket that take the most abuse such as the hood, the shoulders, and the top of the arms, a slightly heavier denier Gore-Tex Pro Shell fabric is used, while in all the other areas of the jacket, a lighter Pro Shell is incorporated for better range of motion, fit, and comfort. To completely seal water out, the new Pro Dry Jacket comes equipped with Simms’ most watertight cuff.
The Simms Pro Dry Bib is built with rugged 3-layer Gore-Tex Pro Shell fabric and its durability is bolstered by highly abrasion-resistant nylon overlays in high wear zones like the knees and the bottom of the cuffs.
Bimini Bay Outfitters Boca Grande Waterproof Jacket and Breathable Bib
Designed to keep anglers dry and comfortable thanks to its well-ventilated, stormproof features, the Bimini Bay Outfitters Boca Grande Jacket features an adjustable drawcord hood to seal out moisture in the wind and rain, a storm flap over the zipper, and a mesh lining and vented back to keep the jacket breathable. It is available in four colors in both men’s and women’s sizes small through 2XL. The performance bib is weatherproof and lightweight—fitted with range of motion in mind—and the adjustable suspenders and articulated knees allow for more free-range motion and flexibility when aboard any vessel. BloodGuard repels blood and fishy debris to keep the bibs looking clean trip after trip. Pliers and tools can be stashed in the flapped cargo pocket for easy access, and the 100% nylon ripstop construction makes the garment resistant to tears, wear, and punctures. It is available in gray in men’s sizes small through 3XL.
Aftco Barricade Elite Jacket and Bib
Aftco’s Barricade Elite foul-weather suit is built to keep anglers warm and dry through the nastiest storms of the season with its 30K waterproof rating, while the 7K breathable system vents excess moisture and body heat. The jacket is equipped with double dry cuffs and YKK AquaGuard chest zippers to keep water from sneaking into sleeves and pockets while casting. The Barricade Elite Bib features four-layer construction, elastic shoulder straps with swivel buckles, a reinforced utility pocket, YKK AquaGuard side zippers, and a customizable hem cinching system.
Grundens Women’s Charter Gore-Tex Jacket
With new Paclite Plus fabric, the Women’s Charter Gore-Tex Jacket’s material is more packable, lightweight, and breathable, making it a versatile piece of foul-weather gear that’s easy to keep nearby. Complete with adjustable comfort features including a drawcord hood, it also has hook-and-loop cuff closures to seal out the elements and zippered handwarmer pockets.
Windrider Tempest Jacket and Bib
Waterproof and breathable, the 3-layer contruction of the Windrider Tempest jacket and bibs keeps anglers dry and safe from overheating. Features include a leg tool pocket, adjustable waist, and fleece-line chest pockets on the bibs, three-way adjustable hook, double cuffs for water protection, and oversized chest pockets on the jacket.
Rapala Rain Bibs and Jacket
Built with a comfortable mid-weight, two-layer construction, the Rapala Rain Jacket and Bib features taped/sealed seams, premium YKK zippers, and the jacket has an outer chest zip pocket with attached microfiber cloth. The bibs feature adjustable suspenders, adjustable drawstring waist, and a magnet flap on the main zipper.
Grundens SeaKnit Boat Shoe
The SeaKnit Lace-Up is Grundens’ take on a classic sneaker. A shock-absorbing EVA midsole and all-day-comfort footbed combined with razor siping in the natural gum rubber outsole makes a comfortable, grippy sneaker great for boat, dock, restaurant, and home.
Huk Rogue Wave Boot
The Huk Rogue Wave boot has a full neoprene and rubber upper construction to provide durability and comfort. The GripX Wet Traction non-marking outsole helps an angler maneuver safely around the boat, while molded footbeds keep feet happy throughout a long day on the water.
Grundens Deck Boss Ankle Boot
In creating the Deck Boss Ankle Boot, Grundens prioritized a thicker insole to promote both noticeable shock resistance and an anti-odor cooling liner. Built-in razor siping helps move water out from under the shoe, improving grip on wet surfaces that, combined with a natural gum rubber outsole, gives the traction needed to maneuver around the cockpit. It is available in men’s and women’s sizes and styles.
Simms Challenger 7-inch Deck boot
From dock duties to running laps around the deck, the Simms Challenger 7-inch Deck Boot provides confident traction, protection from the elements, and grid-fleece lined warmth on a rugged, non-marking platform. Constructed with a vulcanized rubber outer, the Challenger comes equipped with overlays in high abrasion zones for increased durability.
Columbia PFG Bonehead Shoe
The on- and off-the-water Columbia PFG Bonehead Shoe is made from lightweight materials while providing high traction. A quick-drying, water-repelling, stain-resistant upper makes the Bonehead Shoe excellent warm-weather footwear for days that begin on the boat and end at the bar.
Huk Icon X Hoodie
The breathable, 50 UPF sun-protection material in the Huk Icon X Hoodie spreads moisture over a larger surface area, creating a rapid drying effect that cools the body after it comes in contact with perspiration. The synthetic fibers allow air to pass through the shirt and contain a hydrophobic coating that transports sweat to drier areas away from the skin.
Simms SolarFlex Guide Cooling Hoody
The fabric of the Solarflex Guide Cooling Hoody is cool to the touch thanks to a technology that’s incorporated into the individual fibers before the ultra-light knit fabric is woven. This process allows the cooling technology to last for the entire life of the garment.
Columbia Men’s Blood ‘N Guts Zero
Columbia has added Omni-Freeze Zero cooling technology to one of their most popular fishing shirts. With the Omni-Shield Blood ‘N Guts stain and water repellency and the Omni-Shade 50 UPF sun protection, the Columbia Men’s Blood ‘N Guts Zero technical fishing shirt keeps anglers cool, dry, and protected from UV rays.
TAK Waterman Solar Stretch
The Solar Stretch performance material features UPF 50+, 4-way stretch, and advanced moisture-wicking performance, making the TAK Waterman Solar Stretch lightweight, ultra-comfortable, and protective of harmful UV rays.
Grundens Solstrale Pro Hoody
The Grundens Solstrale Pro Hoody is UPF rated to prevent sunburn and long-term skin damage caused by harmful UVA and UVB rays, and this hoody offers a suite of technologies including anti-odor, stain release, and thermo-regulating properties to keep anglers cool, comfortable, and focused on the fishing.
Aftco Adapt Phase Change Performance Shirt
The Aftco Adapt Phase Change Performance Shirt features the highly innovative bio-based Phase Change fabric that reacts to shifts in body temperature with dynamic cooling and warming. Features include UPF 50, SpeedVent airflow hood with integrated face mask, and mesh ventilation panels.
Costa Hooded Technical Shirt
The Costa Hooded Technical Shirt offers sun protection and the additional benefit of a comfortable hood to provide the highest level of cover from the sun. Made from 100% recycled materials, it’s good for the environment and good for the angler.
On The Water Sea Spray Jacket
This lightweight, packable, and water-resistant shell keeps you dry in the wind and chop. The Sea Spray Jacket is also warm enough to combat the chill of a cool summer morning or autumn afternoon.
AFTCO Women’s Field Shorts
The AFTCO Women’s Field Shorts are made with a comfortable, UPF 40 material, a medium inseam fit at 3.5 inches and two-way stretch. A stain-resistant coating makes them easy to clean after a day on the water.
Huk Waypoint Pants
Designed for practical use on the water, Huk’s Waypoint Pants cater to the conservation-minded angler. The lightweight, blended fabric is made partially from recycled plastic water bottles, which protects the environment while protecting you from the sun with a 50+ UPF rating. A zippered back pocket is included for securing easy-access tools and accessories, while the plier pocket keeps your most valuable tool within arm’s reach.
Grundens Sidereal Pants
Sidereal Pants are part of the Grundens Net-Sourced collection, with a goal of recycling fishing nets into useful apparel. Created from Econyl recycled fabrics, they are designed for warm-weather anglers who need pants tailored for athletic movement that also have quick-dry and wicking properties. They are available in both men’s and women’s styles.
OTW Youth Schoolie Hoodie
Like schoolie stripers, young anglers are eager and excited to hit the water and perhaps a bit impatient. They’ll stay warm in the OTW Youth Schoolie Hoodie while showcasing their favorite fish.
OTW Striper Trucker Hat
This classic striper hat is hard to beat in both style and practicality. With a curved visor brim and mesh paneling, the OTW Striper Trucker Hat keeps your face clear of UV rays while allowing breathability through the mesh. The snapback closure is adjustable and makes it suitable for any angler.
Columbia Sun Drifter
The Columbia Sun Drifter offers sun protection technology and is quick drying, making it a comfortable top for casual days on the water or at the beach.
Fashionable yet functional, Bajio Casuarinas are designed with a bio-based nylon frame that’s ideal for medium-size face shapes. Stay on the water longer with less eye strain with their “Fresh Eyes” polarized lens technology. The Bajio Casuarina is a must-have pair of sunglasses for any angler.
Redfin Big Ship
A sports frame designed with quality components from northern Italy, the Redfin Big Ship slips easily over the ears with under-the-cap stems and feels good all day, whether wearing a visor, cap, or wide-brim hat. The frames are housed with heavy-duty, two-way stainless-steel hinges to provide long-lasting strength and durability, and the no-slip Megol rubber nose pieces remain comfortable all day.
Fin-Nor Surf Candy Sunglasses
For eyewear that combines style and comfort with function, the Fin-Nor Surf Candy Sunglasses are the pinnacle of practical eyewear for boaters, anglers, and beachgoers alike. Adjustable silicone nose pads and rubber temple tips keep them comfortably gripped so there’s less risk of losing another pair of glasses to the sea.
Fin-Nor Circle Hook Sunglasses
For prime visibility, the Fin-Nor Circle Hook Sunglasses cut through glare and haze to optimize your vision when on the water. The rubberized nose pads and temple tips hold the glasses in place no matter the conditions, while also providing consistently sharp vision and sun protection.
Costa Reefton PRO
The large frame popular with anglers now carries Costa’s new PRO Series fit and features: sweat management channels and eye-wire drains, improved Hydrolite rubber, fully adjustable nose pads, top hooding and side shields, and metal keeper slots.
Costa Del Mar Caleta
The fluid lines and feminine shape of the Costa Del Mar Caleta make it the perfect frame for the water. Wide, keeper-ready temples help reduce light leak and add a bold bit of style. More importantly, as part of Costa’s Untangled Series, Caleta is made from 97% recycled fishing nets.
Costa Tuna Alley PRO
Costa’s Tuna Alley frame now comes with an updated style and PRO Series upgrades. This legacy frame’s updated vent system is backed up by sweat management channels and eye-wire drains, improved Hydrolite rubber, fully adjustable nose pads, top hooding and side shields, and metal keeper slots.
Costa Del Mar Santiago
As part of Costa’s Untangled Collection, the Costa Del Mar Santiago is made from 97% recycled fishing nets. This frame style has hooding and side shields to help keep eyes focused on the water. Keeper-ready temples and Hydrolite rubber grips are designed to keep you fishing no matter how rough it gets out there.
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