12) YETI LoadOut Impact Resistant Bucket with Hefty Hauler Handle
Yeti designed an all-purpose bucket on purpose, so don’t over-think it — if you need some help hauling, bailing, cleaning, or whatever-else-ing, turn to the LoadOut Bucket. Wherever we’re getting our hands dirty, we need tools that don’t fail when the job gets tough. And the YETI LoadOut Bucket is ready to get to work. It’s built for washing down the boat, lugging feed on the ranch, picking up spent shells in the duck blind, or whatever else you’ve gotta tackle. Which means it’s a great gift idea for anglers or outdoorsmen. Versatile, easily stowed, and over-engineered to last, the LoadOut Bucket can be hauled anywhere to do nearly anything. It’s just as handy as a bait bucket as it is storing kindling for the campfire. It’s also food-safe in case you need to keep a whole spit-ton of sunflower seeds handy, for example.
11) Shimano Curado Baitcaster
Change up your fishing game with the Shimano® Curado baitcasting reel! Durable build and very smooth drag. Upgraded power and gear efficiency. Uses the award-winning SVS Infinity Brake Control System and Super Free Spool. It’s equipped with a rigid metal Hagane® body for supreme impact resistance. Shimano designed this reel to take a beating over and over, which means this is a great gift idea for anglers who are serious about catching fish!
- Gear Ratio 6.3:1
- 26 Inches Per Crank
10) Mythik Lures Drop Shot Weights & Hooks
Mythik Lure Drop Shot Weights come in a 20 pack with Resealable Bag — Cheaper than tungsten weights, means you get FOUR TIMES the amount of weights + saves you more money + you’ll receive ultra fast Amazon shipping!!! PROFESSIONAL GRADE – All our weights are hand poured using solid lead that is nearly 100% pure. UPGRADED SWIVEL CINCH – By investing in the upgraded cinch swivel, it provides increased grip without cutting your line. Much better than the cheaper options that you will find. SNAG RESISTANT – Nothing’s more frustrating than having your fishing weight get snagged on the bottom.
Mythik Lures Finesse Hooks With Storage Box – Sizes #2, #1, 1/0. This is a great gift idea for anglers because we have selected the most practical sizes for this style of fishing which saves you money! IMPROVED HYBRID BARB – We maintained a slight barb angle of the hook tip. By preserving a modest angle, the hook tip will nearly set itself! No jarring hook set is required. 2X STRENGTH – We increased the standard wire strength to give you the peace of mind that no hook will be bent. WIDE GAP – Expanded gap ensures easy hook sets and will enable the bait to maintain the perfect position on the hook and safeguards the natural appearance of the bait. Works great whether you are using soft plastic worms or using live minnows or shad. ANGLED EYELET – The outward eyelet allows the hook to have a perfectly vertical orientation when drop shot, wacky or Neko rig fishing. SMOOTH CORROSION RESISTANT FINISH – The smooth corrosion-resistant finish prolongs hook life and saves you money.
9) Skin & Eye Protection – Huk Kryptek Hoodie & Costa Polarized Sunglasses
Huk Fishing Kryptek Icon Performance Shirt Hoody
The Huk Fishing Kryptek Icon Performance Shirt Hoody is the newest in the line of skin protection apparel. It offers a dependable synthetic poly-knit layer to wick out moisture in order to keep you comfortable. A mesh vent was also added to assist in moisture control and temperature regulation. A small portion of spandex was added to the construction of the shirt in order to make it even more movement-friendly and to add sun fighting SPF protection. Finally, the shirt is stain resistant to make sure you stay looking good.
Costa Blackfin Sunglasses
Costa Blackfin Sunglasses is a rectangular nylon sport wrap with polarized glass lenses. The Blackfin is designed with corrosion-resistant stainless steel hinges, adjustable wire core temples, and special materials on the saddle nose bridge and temples to ensure comfort and minimize slippage. The logo is engraved on the temples. These Costa Del Mar Sunglasses have lightweight polarized glass lenses that provide amazing clarity and 100% UV protection.
8) Swimbaits – Mike Bucca Baby Bull Shad Swimbait & Savage Gear Real Trout
Hard Bait -Mike Bucca Baby Bull Shad Swimbait
Mike Bucca Baby Bull Shad Swimbait – This fishing lure was designed in collaboration with the legendary Mike Bucca, optimized and manufactured for fish-catching by Catch Co
Amazing natural swimming action.
This swimbait is special because it does not require a specialized rod or reel.
Anglers also love it because it’s also easy on the wallet making it a perfect stocking stuffer!
- SPECS: Length: 3.57in. Weight: 1/2-oz. Sink Rate: moderate sink.
Soft Bait – Savage Gear – Real Trout
Ultimate realism is built into the Savage Gear Real Trout by using revolutionary 3D scanning of a real hatchery trout. The Real Trout features an internal jig head with an ultra-sharp, super strong hook. The realistic side to side swimming action produced by the kicking paddle tail offers a truly lifelike appearance. The lure will also swim down on the fall.
- SPECS: Length: 5in. Weight: 1.5oz. Sink Rate: Slow sink.
7) Frogg Toggs Pilot Frogg Guide Jacket & BiB
The Frogg Toggs Pilot Frogg Guide Jacket and matching Frogg Toggs Pilot Frogg Guide Bib offer 100% waterproof, breathable protection for the open water! Don’t hit the open water without the right protection. Rain protection, that is. Thankfully, the experts at Frogg Toggs have put together an ultimate fishing jacket. Rain runs off and away, no matter how long you’re stuck outside. If you like to stay warm and dry while you are on the water then this qualifies as a great gift idea.
Features: Made from 3-layer submersible waterproof and breathable material; Seam-sealed and 100% waterproof to keep you bone dry; 360° reflective taping around the chest and back for topnotch visibility; Reflective piping on shoulders arms and chest; Internal and adjustable neoprene cuffs lock out wind and rain; Fully-adjustable tuck-away hood protects you from the elements; Front zipper with storm flap and rain gutter; Extended rear cape; Draw-cord collar and waist for a watertight fit; 2 water-resistant zippered chest pockets; 2 zippered handwarmer pockets with storm flaps; Machine wash / dry.
6) ALEADER Men’s Quick-Dry Water Shoe
The ALEADER Quick-Dry Water Shoe is a quick-dry amphibious shoe that goes where other athletic shoes wouldn’t dare to tread. Hydrophobic engineered mesh offers lightweight breathability, while a contrast stitching lateral support system locks down the foot for stay-put performance in or out of the water. Because a waterlogged shoe can weigh you down, new FluidFlow technology allows water to freely drain through the outsole for quick-dry comfort.
- All-purpose amphibious shoe
- Lateral contrast stitching support system offers a secure fit
- Quick-dry, breathable mesh
- FluidFlow technology helps water drain faster
5) New Fishing Line: Berkley Fireline and Sunline FC Sniper
Any genuine angler knows that they must change their fishing line out at least once a year, otherwise the line can become weak and break. Replacing and upgrading to these new fishing lines is a great gift idea for anglers.
FireLine=SuperLine! The first Translucent SuperLine, Berkley FireLine Crystal was introduced in 2006 and took the world by storm. It is simply the strongest, most abrasion-resistant superline in its class! Thermally fused FireLine Crystal combines the ultimate in low-underwater visibility with all of the FireLine benefits.
Sunline FC Sniper Fluorocarbon Line
Sunline FC Sniper manufactures fluorocarbon from the best materials available in the world and uses the latest technological processes to ensure the highest quality. Even when the professionals are sponsored by other companies most will have Sunline FC Sniper Fluorocarbon line tied on. These lines feature sensitivity, high strength abrasion resistance, low memory, and uniform diameters. Triple resin coating for suppleness Great for both spinning and baitcasting reels.
4) YETI Panga Airtight Waterproof Submersible Duffel Bag
The Panga Submersible Duffel is our first non-insulated piece of gear that lives up to the standard of being built for the wild. This is the duffel bag designed for extended backcountry stays, fly fishing that takes you to the most remote rivers, and hunts that almost seem too wild to believe. The airtight closure makes this bag absolutely waterproof and keeps moisture (and whatever else you might come across) out. The exterior fabric is tough-as-nails. The straps and accompanying lash points make it easy to haul. The hardware laughs in the face of hard knocks. So you drag it on the dock, haul it on the boat, or chuck it overboard — we did and the Panga lived to tell the tale.
3) New Topwater Lures: Savage Gear Bat and Whopper Plopper
Savage Gear 3d Topwater Bat
All anglers love to use the newest and most talked-about lures on the market. Topwater lures are great gifts for anglers because of the intense action they provide. If you’re looking to make a statement with the angler that you are buying for that you really know your stuff then look no further.
The Savage Gear 3D Topwater Bat mimics a small bat that fell into the water, just waiting to be taken out by a monster fish! This lure can be worked with a constant slow retrieve, long pulls, slow or fast.
Whether you’re fishing for Pike, Bass, Musky or Catfish, the Savage Gear 3D Topwater Bat is designed with razor-sharp feathered trebles that delivers unparalleled anatomical accuracy that big bass won’t be able to discern from the real deal.
River2Sea Whopper Plopper 90
The Whopper Plopper 90 is the culmination of many years of fine-tuning a specific style of lure. Since they are molded, every single one comes out of the box with the perfect tail size and angle to make a sound that simply drives fish crazy. Its tail is made of super-tough plastic that flexes right back into place whether it gets chomped on or gets cast into a bridge piling. The River2Sea Larry Dahlberg Whopper Plopper 90 is “roll resistant” and works well at a variety of speeds. Sound experiments have suggested that even at constant speeds the tail kicks out sounds that vary as much as an octave in pitch as opposed to the more monotone metal tails.
2) Humminbird Helix 5 GPS/Fishfinder with CHIRP
First off, Humminbird Helix 5 unit is very user friendly. Humminbird has phenomenal customer service and they offer a great customer forum to help answer any questions you may have when you are getting familiar with your new sonar unit.
The unit offers a wide array of features to help you excel on the water.
- Huge ultrabright 5-inch display with GPS map and color contour changes. Stays bright even in full-sun conditions.
- Dual-beam imaging to that will give you a broad and focused view of what is going on under the sonar.
- State of the art precise GPS software that keeps you on the spot so you can catch your limit fast!
1) T-H Marine Hydrowave H2 KVD Edition
The KVD HydroWave H2 is a marine audio device that delivers 16 patented sound patterns that have scientifically been proven to stimulate feeding game fish. In addition to the stock sound patterns, the KVD H2 Bass Hydrowave has 9 additional sound patterns to very precise conditions: • Shallow Power • Shallow Finesse • Vegetation • Top Water Schooling • Off Shore Structure • Off Shore Schooling • Off Shore Finesse • Marinas/Docks • Crawfish
Not only does this unit mimic the sounds of baitfish this also has been known to mask the unnatural sounds of a bass boat and its trolling motor.
So there you have it, our top 12 gift ideas that anglers are going crazy for!