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Holiday Gift Guide for Boaters and Anglers

Minneapolis, MN  – With everyone having the “supply chain jitters,” even folks in leadership positions are suggesting to shop early this year. With that in mind, we wanted to share some premium presents long before Black Friday.


The Element™ CHIRP Sonar / GPS series from Raymarine gives anglers the upper hand when hunting for fish and their habitat. Delivering the sharpest view of the underwater world, Element’s HyperVision™ 1.2 megahertz sonar technology, turns up the resolution of DownVision, SideVision, and RealVision 3D to a new level of precision imaging and fish identification. Perfect for fishing kayaks, freshwater fishing boats, and inshore saltwater fishing boats. Starts at $574.99.


Sharkbanz 2

The world’s first active shark deterrent band. Designed for beachgoers, ocean athletes, and marine professionals, Sharkbanz uses patented magnetic technology developed by marine biologists to deter predatory shark species. $94.


St. Croix Triumph Travel Rods

Never miss an opportunity to fish with legendary St. Croix performance. St. Croix Triumph Travel Rods break down into four pieces for easy transport in luggage, a backpack or your car’s trunk, while fishing with one-piece performance. Choose from five fast-action spinning models and one casting model ranging from ultra-light to medium-heavy power. $140-$150.


DAIWA D-VEC Hooded Sweatshirt with Facemask

Black D-VEC integrated face mask and hooded sweatshirt is constructed from 100% polyester. Great to keep you warm, protected and comfortable in all types of conditions. Sizes S-3XL. $69.95.

Sharkbanz Zeppelin

Using patented magnetic technology researched and tested by marine biologists on predatory shark species, Sharkbanz Fishing tackle overwhelms a shark’s electroreception, creating a highly unpleasant sensation that can stop the ocean’s Taxman in his tracks – protecting your catch, gear, and good time on the water. Sharkbanz tackle does not harm sharks or repel other fish. The Zeppelin’s compact design minimizes drag and can be used to replace the sinker on your rig. $75.


Northland Stocking Stuffer Kit

This limited time stocking stuffer kit comes with a variety of Northland’s hottest lures including the new Tungsten Jigs, Bro Bug Spoon and Buck-Shot Coffin Spoon. Also includes Northland’s newest stocking hat to keep you warm on the coldest winter days. 15-pieces. Sizes and colors may vary. $49.99.

Northland Color Extension Kit

Includes Northland’s fabulous 2022 color palette in popular baits, as well as a tackle box: Buck-Shot Rattle Spoon, Macho Minnow Spoon, Puppet Minnow, Rippin’ Shad, Forage Minnow Spoon and Forage Minnow Jig. 23-pieces. Sizes and colors may vary. $84.99.

St. Croix Crappie Holiday Tee

What’s better than an ugly Christmas sweater? A versatile long-sleeve tee that looks like one with a distinct angling flavor. St. Croix’s special-edition Holiday Long Sleeve is only available for a limited time, so order yours today before they’re gone. $34.99. Shop at

DAIWA Saltist

Rugged and durable Saltist® Spinning reels are made to withstand the elements. They feature a Magsealed main shaft, Magsealed line roller and (CRBB) corrosion resistant ball bearings for long lasting smoothness and performance. Other amenities include a lightweight Air Rotor design, Air Bail®–tubular stainless for lightweight strength, Digigear™ digital gear design, Dynamic Cut Aluminum ABS spool and waterproof carbon ATD drag system. $229.99.

St. Croix Tundra Ice Rods

Angler-driven features meet world-class performance and durability in St. Croix’s semi-custom Tundra Series, nine all-new handcrafted ice rods optimized for comfort and performance in support of multiple ice presentations. $100-$130 with a five-year warranty.


DAIWA J-Braid x8 Grand

Strong, and resistant to abrasion yet well-bodied enough to lay smoothly on the spool. J-Braid x8 GRAND line is a complete line up of high quality 8 carrier braid made of the finest materials from Japan. These 8 carriers are supple yet 4 times as abrasion resistant as a typically tougher 4 carrier. Cast long. Feel the bites. From $19.99.

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