What fishing gift do you get that special angler that has everything?
Fishing gifts can be some of the hardest to buy, but we have compiled a list of some of our favorites and we think they will definitely be a big hit!
We have done a ton of research and we believe the following list compiles some of the coolest and most unique fishing gifts for the 2012 holiday season!
Survival Fishing Kit
Survival fishing kits have always been a big hit amongst anglers!
Whether you’re traveling to far off remote destinations, or just like beeing prepared for unforeseen emergencies, these kits have a great assortment of tackle and are sure to make your angler happy and prepared!
How To Tie Fishing Knots (Waterproof & Portable Cards)
An angler needs to remember how to tie quite a few fishing knots and sometimes we forget just the right way to do it, or forget just what knot is needed for that particular situation.
These cards are really a lifesaver in a situation like this! They are durable and stow away compactly in a fishing vest, tackle box or in the boat.
Wrist Mount Fishfinder
This fishfinder made by the trusted folks at Humminbird is a revolutionary concept in fish finder design and function!
This unit is great for bank anglers that want to see what is happening out in the lake or river.
You just cast the remote sonar sensor into the area that you want to fish and it beams back what it is seeing to the watch like display!
Fishing Line Spool Holder & Dispenser
Keeping your fishing lines organized AND untangled is a must for every serious fisherman!
These fishing line spool holders (in small & large) do an excellent job of keeping the lines untangled and still easily accessible.
These holders can be used on the boat or in the tackle are of your home!
Fish & Game Cleaning Stations
Having a large, clean and dedicated table for processing your fish and game is a must for hardcore fishermen.
These tables keep you from messing up your kitchen while at the same time providing you with a more than adequate space for doing all of your cutting and packaging.
Plus, they fold up and can easily be taken with you to the field!
Under Water Video Camera – See the fish!
There isn’t an angler out there that doesn’t wish that they had the ability to see under water and find out if the fish were really there!
These units are amazing, now we have the ability to not only visually find fish but also tell what type they are and even see them bite our line!
Lure Wrap – Covers Hooks & Eliminates Tangles
These lure covers are designed to cover the lure/hooks when they are tied to the main line and connected to the rod.
There is nothing more frustrating than grabbing a handul of your favorite rods and then trying to untangle the mess that happens after all of the hooks grab the other lines and lures.
This product is a huge headache saver!
Bubba Blade Fillet Knives
These knives are just awesome! Very high quality and they are going to last.
The handle has a sticky textured grip that will not slip in your hand even when wet!
The full tang blade is made from one piece of steel that goes all the way to the base of the grip.
Teflon coated stainless steel blades that slide easily through the fish and don’t rust!
Daiwa Compact Travelers Rod & Reel Kit
Your favorite angler will never be without the ability to cast a line!
This compact travel rod stows away easily in their suitcase or behind a seat in the angler’s vehicle.
Tsunami Ultra-strong Aluminum Pliers 7.5
Aluminum pliers are the only way to go for the serious fisherman. They won’t rust and they are very light weight and durable. Say good bye to pliers that won’t open because of rust or nasty rust stains on your boats interior.
Titanium coated stainless steel jaws!
Titanium coated carbide cutter!
Coiled tether to keep pliers handy AND secure!
Heavy Duty Rolling Wooden Rod & Reel Rack
This is a great way to keep those expensive rods and reels organized and protected.
Heavy duty but elegant hard wood design.
Wheels for easily moving all rods even when fully loaded.
Holds up to 16 large rods & reels.
Rolling Wire Rod & Tackle Bag Rack
Accomodates 12 Rod and Reel Combinations
Three Adjustable Shelves to Maximize Your Specific Storage Requirements
Each Shelf Can Hold Up to 50lbs
Sturdy Wheels Allow for Easy Movement, Even When Loaded
Rubber Clips Secure Rod Tips and Prevents Them from Falling
Coleman SportCat PerfecTemp Catalytic Heater
1,500 BTU unit runs up to 14 hours on one 16.4-oz. propane cylinder (sold separately)
PerfecTemp Catalytic technology for safe, efficient flameless heat — at the game, in the tent, in the garage or around the home
Easy-grip handle for convenient carrying
Tie heater to most surfaces with built-in eyelets
Detachable base stabilizes heater
Rapala 6-Inch Double Sided Hook Sharpener
Coarse Round Side for shaping and initial sharpening of hook point
Fine Flat Side for honing and final stages of sharpening
Non-Slip Handle Grip
Mr. Heater Little Buddy 3800-BTU Indoor-Safe Propane Heater
Indoor-safe portable propane heater for rooms up to 100 square feet
Continuous odor-free heat for up to 5-1/2 hours; 45-degree heating angle
Low-oxygen sensor and accidental tip-over switch with auto shut-off for safety
Measures 12 by 10-1/2 by 10-1/2 inches; 1-year limited warranty
5 LED Cap Light – attaches to baseball cap
The MasterVision 5 LED cap light is a lightweight, compact cap light that is engineered to withstand extreme conditions and rugged use.
This cap light is powered by 2 lithium coin cell batteries for hours of ultra bright white light from 5 LED bulbs with more than 100,000 hours of burn time.
It weighs only 1.24 ounces with batteries, is water resistant, and attaches to the brim of a cap for the most powerful hands-free light source available.
An essential tool for the professional and recreational outdoorsman, mechanic, hobbyist, or anyone who needs a ultra bright, hands-free light.
Togiak Float Tube
High back stadium seat with adjustable backrest for extra support and comfort
Roomy armrest storage with additional reel pockets, gear pockets, small mesh pockets and flat zip pockets
Rear mesh storage platform and horizontal rod holder
Lash tabs and D-rings for attaching gear and creel bags
Safety flag pocket
Rapala – Soft Grip Fillet Knife Combo
This Rapala 3 Knife set contains a 4″, 6″, and 7.5″ Soft Grip Fillet Knives
3 Coordinated Sheaths Included
2 Stage Knife Sharpener Included
Handground Stainless Steel Blade
Great Gift Item!
Perception Sport Fishing Pescador Angler Kayak
This stable, easy to paddle sit-on-top kayak comes fully rigged with fishing features needed to hit the water right away.
Anglers love the versatile hull design that’s good for tracking on lakes but also maneuvers easily on rivers.
The extra large cockpit opening provides plenty of room to work with your tackle and offers easy entry and exit.
Yeti Coolers Roadie 20 Quart
YETI® Roadie® Coolers are built to take the rugged abuse that comes with the way we work and play.
Unlike ordinary coolers, which are essentially “disposable”, a YETI® is made to last!
Keeping things cold is what a cooler is all about.
With thicker walls, more than twice the insulation and a full-frame gasket, YETI® Coolers outperform the competition – it’s not even close!
Rapala Cut Resistant Fillet Glove
Keep all your digits intact with the Rapala Fillet Glove
A comfy blend of natural and synthetic fibers with stainless steel provides the best protection ever
Plano Guide Series Hydro-Flo Tackle Bag
Fishing in the rain, on the shoreline or in a boat with a bottleom full of water” Relax…
The 4674 Guide Series Hydro-Flo Tackle Bag is designed to keep gear dry when fishing in wet or extreme conditions.
The bags are designed to hold multiple StowAway utility boxes for organizing your tackle, while the unique flow-through bottleom allows water to run through, allowing gear inside to dry naturally.
Rapala Folding Fillet Knife
Offers rugged compactness and exceptional value
Textured soft-grip handle provides a cushioned feel that allows for a secure grasp
5-Inch blade is made of Swedish surgical stainless steel for exceptional flex when filleting
Textured soft-grip handle provides a cushioned feel that allows for a secure grasp
Sturdy lock-back design
Celsius 6″ Floating Pliers
With its Tungsten Carbide cutting blades, these pliers have no problem cutting through monofilament or braided fishing line.
The floating soft-grip handles and adjustable lanyard means you’ll never lose these heavy-duty fishing pliers.
A must-have tool for every tackle box.Extremely sharp cutting edge is able to cut through the strongest fishing lines out there.Curved design makes for easier access while removing hooks.
Plano Small Waterproof Boxes Quantity of Three
Package of three waterproof terminal accessory boxes
Waterproof O-ring waterproof seal
Gear-Retractor – great for hook sharpeners, & small pliers!
Keep your fishing tools in easy reach AND secure with this simple piece of equipment.
Casio Men’s Moon Phase Tide Graph Sport Watch
Featuring an innovative moon phase display, the Casio Men’s Sport Moon Phase Tide Graph Watch keeps you in touch with Mother Nature.
The digital-gray dial face is protected by a durable mineral dial window.
Embellishing the dial are an easy-to-read time display, a day-date-and-month calendar, and other high-tech details including a countdown timer, a stopwatch, and an hourly time signal.
Its sleek look is achieved with a silver-tone, stainless steel band, equipped with a sturdy fold-over-clasp, and other a matching 42-millimeter stainless steel case and stationary silver-tone stainless steel bezel.
Presenting a sporty design, this functional timepiece encourages your celestial fascinations.
Powered by quartz movement, this watch is also water resistant to 330 feet.
Allen Company Ultralite Fishing Chest Pack
Compact Chest Pack with the capacity to hold two tackle boxes
Holds one large and one small tackle box
Low profile design
Cool mesh lining, D-ring for net keeper
Non-rusting zippers and pulls
We hope you enjoy these gift ideas for the 2012 Christmas and holiday shopping season!
Who is behind Total Fisherman?
Kevin Newell & Lacey DeWeert are the Total Fisherman team!
Total Fisherman Guide Service was founded in 2000 and we have enjoyed every minute since!