Christmas is near and you need a gift for the fisherman in your life. It is easy if you can afford to surprise someone with a new boat or the classic and usual fishing rod and tackle. So, don’t fight the traffic and mall parking lots to end up with the usual. Let the Old Salts guide you to some quick, easy to order online gifts. Here are a few of our favorites and where to get them to make your Christmas season easier and merry. Just remember order online by this weekend to ensure delivery by Christmas!
Cuda Professional Knives
Cuda’s Professional fishing knives span array of seven models, from a 6-inch fillet knife to a 10-inch breaking knife. The knives are constructed from U.S.-made stainless Carpenter Steel that’s titanium-bonded for hardness, sharpness and corrosion resistance. The knives are then layered with a nonstick coating. The handles are made from Micarta (a super-high-end, co-molded canvas). The full-tang knives come with hard sheaths and range in price from $49.99 to $94.99. Visit cudabrand.com.
Old Salt Anchor Fish Cotton Tee
Anchors. Fish. You don’t get more nautical than that. This new design is a salty treat to wear. Stylish and comfortable. Available in black, sizes: Small – XXX Large. For the next week you can combo this shirt with the new flexfit Sail Hat for only $28.80 at shop.oldsalt.com
Aquatic Nutrition’s Flats Magic
Flatrs Magic Chum Pellets are made with over 80% shrimp combined with squid, shellfish bits and baitfish oil. The pellets are designed to dissolve slowly so that they emit an irresistible trail of scent. Almost all species of flats fish…Redfish, Flounder, Sheepshead, Drum, Baitfish and many more. This product is compact, dry and concentrated, a single 2 lb. bag of Flats Magic is equal to over 12 pounds of fresh shrimp alone! Pellets require no refrigeration, are fast-sinking, last for over 6 hours and have a long shelf life. A disposable mesh chum bag is included with each kit. The cost is $14.99 at aquaticnutrition.com
Today’s active lifestyles make us think about the dangers of overexposure to the sun and the hazards of insect-borne diseases. Sunsect® insect repellent + sunscreen exceeds those needs. This product really works for both! We love using this on long tournament set up days and on the water. It is also a great stocking stuffer. It can be found in 2oz and 4oz bottles and costs $7.99 to $10.99. Order yours today at sunsect.com
Old Salt Ladies Club Longsleeve Tee
Want to become part of the OSFF club? Start with this ladies long sleeve tee that practically oozes style & class. It is available in Navy or Teal. For the next week you can combo this tee shirt with the new ladies Hooked Heart hat for only $29 at shop.oldsalt.com
Reef Donkey Fishing Hat
This hat will protect your face from the sun out on the water and keep you styling the whole day. It is a classic straw hat with a Reef Donkey patch on the front and costs $20 at tampabaybrewing.com
Smith Guide’s Choice Sunglasses
The Guide’s Choice has been reimagined to exceed the needs of the most demanding customers, fisherman. Incorporating our most advanced eyewear technologies, this style boasts wide temples and an aggressive wrap for superior light protection. These sunglasses are made with the new 8-base ChromaPop™ and Techlite glass lenses. The Guide’s Choice is engineered for those that truly believe in the life on the water and costs $229.00 at smithoptics.com
Ocean Tamer Marine Bean Bag
Ocean-Tamer Marine Grade Bean Bags come in four styles, three sizes, and a wide selection of colors. Once you have selected the marine bean bag chair or bean bag accessory you are looking for, you can customize the size and colors to match your boat, favorite sports team, or home decor. This bean bag is one of our favorites and makes for comfort on the water. The cost ranges from $79.99 to $119.99 at ocean-tamer.com
Huk Next Level Pant
Huk’s new NXTLVL pant is a pair you will love to wear. These start out as a classic button, zip fly, 2 front pocket, 2 rear zip pocket, 1 cargo pant, but that where normal stops. To put a little gas on the fire, they use a lightweight, UPF +30 stretch woven along with a crotch gusset and articulated knees to keep your mobility at a premium. The auto-adjust waistband will accommodate for additional “insulation” you may gain throughout the season. If you have to put pants on, you’ll wonder why you’ve resisted these so long in the first place. Available in black or charcoal gray and Khaki – in sizes S to XXXL, the jacket packs into its own pocket and costs $69.99 at hukgear.com.