Best Gifts for Kayakers & Fishermen
In this Guide
- 1 Black Magic Tackle Equalizer Stand-up Harness Set
- 2 ResQlink Personal Locator Beacon
- 3 Yeti LoadOut Bucket
- 4 SealLine Bulkhead View Dry Bags
- 5 Field & Stream® Tec-Spec Arsenal Spinning Rod
- 6 Brunton Dash Mount Compass
- 7 Tourit Insulated Backpack Cooler Bag
- 8 Kylebooker Fly Fishing Vest Pack
- 9 Costa Cat Cay Fishing Polarized Sunglasses
- 10 Pinnacle Amara 2mm Gloves
- 11 Bits and Pieces Deluxe 8 in 1 Fishing Tool
- 12 Fiblink Portable Stainless Steel Fish Lip Grabber
- 13 Bomber Saltwater Grade Fishing Lures
- 14 Xtratuf Kryptek Ankle Boots
- 15 Yeti 30 oz Rambler
- 16 Spot X Satellite Messenger
- 17 PowerVision PowerRay Wizard Underwater Drone
- 18 Piscifun Fishing Line Winder Spooler
- 19 Booms Fishing X1 Aluminium Fishing Pliers
- 20 Squidnation Flippy Floppy Thing
- 21 Pelican 1020 Micro Case
- 22 Airhead Complete Grapnel Anchor System
- 23 EMB ES900BT Water Resistant Portable Bluetooth Speaker
- 24 Fox 40 Classic Whistle
- 25 MOTIONIZE SUPERIOR PADDLE BOARDING TRACKER
- 26 Nocqua Adventure Edition Compact Light System
- 27 YAKIMA JAYLOW KAYAK CARRIER
- 28 MTI Adventurewear Inflatable Yoke Style PFD Life Jacket
- 29 Supper Paddles Kids Alloy SUP Paddle
- 30 Advanced Elements Double-Action Hand Pump with Pressure Gauge
- 31 Salamander Retriever Kayak Rescue Throw Rope Bag & Tow Tether
- 32 NRS WRSI Current Helmet
- 33 NRS Co-Pilot Knife
- 34 Z care LVP Marine Boat Cleaner for Decks, Hulls, Canvas, Kayaks & more
- 35 DeftGet First Aid Kit
- 36 Venterior Portable Fish Finder
- 37 Surf To Summit Kayak Seat
- 38 Richermall Kayak Canoe Storage Dust Cover
- 39 Seattle Sports Paddler’s Bilge Hand Pump
- 40 Abn Universal Kayak Carrier
- 41 Conclusion:
Giving gifts is fun but it also comes with a huge responsibility of finding that perfect gift for your peers and loved ones. Finding a reasonable gift for kayakers & fishermen is even more difficult because they either have everything or you just don’t know what they are missing out on. It requires some research to find a good fishing item for paddlers among your friends and family. Luckily, we have done that research for you.
This gift guide for kayakers will help you find a present that would make their day easy and fun on a kayaking mission. Here are some items that we believe any fisherman and kayaker will love:
Black Magic Tackle Equalizer Stand-up Harness Set
The Black Magic Harness and Gimbal Plate are extremely comfortable. It allows you to put greater pressure on the fish without putting any extra strain on your knees, arms, and back. The gimbal plate makes paddling very smooth allowing good blood circulation during the long fights when handling the big marlin.
This Equalizer set is available in a number of different sizes to accommodate all the anglers. The whole set includes a Harness, Gimbal, Webbing Belt/Drop Straps, and a Free Carry Bag.
The ResQlink PLB is a GPS-enabled rescue beacon that is well-suited for all sorts of outdoor adventures. If you run into an unexpected situation, no matter where your location is, the ResQlink PLB relays your location to a network of search and rescue satellites.
It is a portable product so you can easily carry it around on your fishing trips.
Yeti LoadOut Bucket
The Yeti LoadOut Bucket has a capacity of 5-gallons and comes in an injection-molded construction which literally makes this bucket indestructible. Its wide gripping handle makes carrying the heavy loads really easy and comfortable.
The bucket comes with extra accessories like a lid, tie-down straps, gear belt, and a caddy. Anyone who loves sturdy and durable products will definitely like this Yeti Bucket.
SealLine Bulkhead View Dry Bags
The SealLine’s Bulkhead View Dry bags are particularly designed to stow in boat hatches and are really handy for the fishing crew. These dry bags have proven to keep things dry even under the worst situations.
The bags are available in a number of different sizes to choose from and come with an integrated window that helps to identify the contents from outside. Its welded bottoms create an easy shape for accommodating and stuffing the bag. The discreet waterproof PurgeAir valve vents any trapped air in the bag and helps in optimizing space usage.
Field & Stream® Tec-Spec Arsenal Spinning Rod
The Field & Stream® Tec-Spec Arsenal Spinning Rod is a finely engineered spinning rod for using specific techniques on the water. This rod is light in weight and puts the technique of the pros in your hands.
Its graphite blank with a Strike Detect exposed reel seat maximizes the sensitivity and allows you to feel every bite.
Brunton Dash Mount Compass
Knowing where you are and where you’re headed is an extremely important part of kayaking. Getting lost in the wilderness can be avoided by this amazing compass by Brunton. It mounts perfectly on kayaks or boat bulkheads for a smooth factory-installed look. It consists of a reliable reading and heading with a direct reading disc design. The display has 5-degree graduations, making it easier to see and read while paddling.
Tourit Insulated Backpack Cooler Bag
This unique multifunctional foldable Backpack with Cooler includes a backpack and a waterproof cooler inside. It can be used separately as a high capacity backpack and a soft cooler. The external backpack can be detached into a food mat or cushion, which makes your trip more convenient. It supports a waterproof Cooler Bag, high-density insulation cooler bag is big enough to hold at least 20 cans. The leak-proof material makes use of anti-leaking technology that keeps food cold up to 33 hours with a 2:1 ice-to-can ratio.
Kylebooker Fly Fishing Vest Pack
Kylebooker Fly Fishing Vest Pack is an intelligently designed vest that has ample space to keep your stuff safe and organized while on water. This vest has plenty of pockets to keep your fishing gear and equipment well-organized and quickly within reach. Made of light mesh fabric, cord loops, D-ring net lash, and Hemostat keeper. It comes with an adjustable shoulder and waist strap design suspension structure.
Costa Cat Cay Fishing Polarized Sunglasses
Fishing is of no use if you can’t see what’s going on around you. In order to see efficiently what is happening below the water surface and to keep your eyes safe, a polarized pair of sunglasses is a must-have.
Costa Cat Cay fishing sunglasses are 100% polarized and provide 100% UV protection. Its 580 glass lenses provide premium protection to the eyes and is a must-have for every fisherman.
Pinnacle Amara 2mm Gloves
The Pinnacle Amara 2mm gloves are affordable yet heavy duty pair of gloves that are ideal for fishermen. Fishing can be really messy and rough so having a good quality pair of gloves can really come handy in certain situations.
These Pinnacle Amara gloves will not only protect fishermen’s hands from hooks and lobster’s spines but will also keep their hands clean and will provide a better grip on the fishing rods. The gloves have leather palm and finger coverings that help in enhancing the grip.
These Amara gloves are made up of durable Nylon 2 Neoprene and Amara leather which makes them very long-lasting even under harsh water conditions.
Bits and Pieces Deluxe 8 in 1 Fishing Tool
The Deluxe fishing tool kit is a great multi-functional gadget for fishermen. This fishing tool kit includes a tape measure, weighted fish scale, serrated knife, fish scraper, hook remover, LED flashlight, and a foldable stand.
All of these small accessories are organized in a very compact package thus allowing you to have more room for other gear with you. It is proved to be a great emergency kit for fishermen.
The Fiblink portable fish lip grabber will definitely make a fishermen’s job clean and easy. This Fish lip grabber features a corrosion-resistant stainless steel body with an EVA grip handle. This gripper allows you to handle fish safely and weigh up to 40 pounds with it. It also has a built-in ruler of 28 inches.
The grabber is designed for one-handed operation for fishermen’s convenience. Its positive jaw locking action will hold your catch until you release it. The stainless steel design increases its durability and makes it suitable for both freshwater and saltwater.
Bomber Saltwater Grade Fishing Lures
Fishing lures are a necessity for fishermen, especially when they are fishing in different bodies of water. This bomber saltwater fishing lure comes in four different designs that include goggle-eye, silver flash, holographic dorado, and green mackerel.
These lures are made up of extremely durable polycarbonate so it will not tear up when you pull up a heavy game fish.
Xtratuf Kryptek Ankle Boots
Xtratuf’s Ankle boots are just any ordinary boots, they are designed and tested for extreme water conditions. These ankle boots provide excellent waterproof protection and sturdy footing so that you don’t slip on the deck while fishing.
These Kryptek ankle boots meet all the requirements that a fisherman demands for all rough situations on the water. Its rubber grips and heel kick makes putting on and taking off these boots really easy. It’s expresscool™ antimicrobial lining wicks moisture and fights odors for cool feet.
Yeti 30 oz Rambler
Mornings on the water demand hot coffee. The morning brews stay hot and iced coffee will stay cold in this rambler. The product is made up of stainless steel and double-wall vacuum insulation that will protect your drink under all circumstances.
Its lid includes a Magslider™ lid that provides an additional layer of security and prevents the heat or cold from escaping the container.
Spot X Satellite Messenger
Spot X satellite messenger is a great way to stay connected to your friends and family when you are off the cell-service grid. It provides 2-way satellite messaging so that you can update your family about your safety or any unexpected situation.
It also allows direct communication with Search & Rescue services in case of any emergency. This device comes with a full keyboard to allow you to communicate via text message to any phone number or email address.
This satellite messenger device also provides you with your own personal US mobile number, so that others can directly message you from their cellphones to your device at any time.
PowerVision PowerRay Wizard Underwater Drone
An underwater drone can be the most useful and fun gift for any fisherman. It allows you to get clear footage of the underwater situation on your mobile phone or laptop. These drones are easy to control via a remote and help fishermen to identify where the fish is hiding underwater.
These underwater drones are currently hot in the market and offer many advantages to professional users. Fishing has become really convenient and easy with the use of these underwater drones.
Underwater drones are a compact gadget that makes it easier to carry around on fishing adventures.
Piscifun Fishing Line Winder Spooler
All of the experienced fishermen need a spooler. This unique and innovative fishing line spooler will help you in re-spooling your casting reels and spinning reels very easily and efficiently. It will eliminate the line twists and wind knots on your spinning reels.
This product is very light in weight and is compact which makes it easy to carry on your fishing adventures. It works great with both narrow and wide spools. It also works excellently with small diameter string spools.
With this fishing spooler, you will be able to re-spool your reels with fresh line anywhere without having to ask for help from someone else.
Booms Fishing X1 Aluminium Fishing Pliers
These booms fishing X1 aluminum fishing pliers are corrosion resistant pliers made from anodized aluminum with serrated jaws that are made up of coated carbon stainless steel. These jaws make hook removal extremely easy and pose no threat to your hand when in use.
With its tungsten carbide braid line cutter, slicing through mono and braided lines is very efficient, no matter how tough it is.
These pliers are 7.87 inch long and come with a lanyard and sheath. It can be kept secure in its nylon holster to prevent any unwanted casualties. These pliers also come with a comprehensive guarantee package as well.
Squidnation Flippy Floppy Thing
This flippy floppy is a proven fish raiser, it is a daisy chain depicting airborne baitfish. Made up of 9-inch Squidnation Rubber Mauler Squids, 8 six inches Squidnation Fat Daddy Squids and a Squidnation 5-inch bird. This also comes with a snap swivel to add a chase bait.
This product is a proven sailfish and marlin raising machine. It is best to use when targeting Tuna, Marlin, Sailfish, Dolphin, and Wahoo.
Pelican 1020 Micro Case
This clear Pelican 1020 Micro Case is perfect for any adventure junkie. Great for extreme outdoor sports, with a design that is water-resistant, crush-proof and dust-proof! It can even be attached to your belt or backpack for added convenience with its rubber liner for extra protection that doubles as an O-Ring seal. It comes supporting an automatic pressure equalization valve for added precision.
A worthy companion on one’s outdoor expeditions.
Airhead Complete Grapnel Anchor System
Securely anchoring one’s kayak is extremely important when one wants to set up camp on longer trips. This contraption allows you to do just that. Instead of purchasing all pieces of an anchor system separately, we have found you one that has everything you need in an all-in-one product, guaranteeing ease and convenience.
This handy 3 1/3 pound 4 fluke folding anchor will hold in variable terrains, including mud, sand, gravel, and rock. It is designed for boats, sailboats, personal watercraft, inflatable boats, canoes, and float tubes. Its compact design makes it fit under most boat seats, in PWC storage compartments, or in PWC storage canister. It comes equipt with a 25-foot long marine-grade rope and can be stored in a durable nylon case that is padded for added protection.
EMB ES900BT Water Resistant Portable Bluetooth Speaker
If you prefer music to the sounds of nature, you are not alone. Many thrill-seekers prefer a trusted Bluetooth speaker to take on their travels. A popular and often purchased one is the EMB ES900BT Water Resistant Portable Bluetooth Speaker.
This compact and easy to carry speaker, with up to 8 hours of playing time, can be the ultimate outdoor companion. Perfect to take on Hiking, Kayak, Mountain Climbing adventures. The speaker is compatible with all Bluetooth devices, comes with a long-range Bluetooth connection and super loud sound quality with rich bass.
Its sleek design incorporates a rubber cover to keep it safe and protected. This protection is further enhanced by its water resistance abilities.
Fox 40 Classic Whistle
It is better to be safe than sorry when going on one of your expeditions. In emergency situations, any way to make a sound that can be heard over great distances can save your life. This handy product is a great addition to your adventure kit, small but dynamic, this whistle has been quality tested and ensured for maximum durability. Designed with only the toughest, roughest users in mind, it’s Flawless, consistent and reliable features ensure that its sound will be heard up to a mile away.
This easy to use 3-chamber pealess whistle produces a sound of 115dB!
MOTIONIZE SUPERIOR PADDLE BOARDING TRACKER
While looking for a present for a person who is extremely tech-savvy, this tracking app can be the ideal gift. Not only can they analyze their data to improve their kayaking techniques, but they can also study the effect their super healthy hobby has had on their bodies!
This state-of-the-art product will analyze your water entry angle for each side of the board and give you live feedback on your preference. It will also show you the distance covered and your route on an interactive map. Track your speed and the number of strokes per minute to find the paddling pace that is best for you. The tracker provides a real-time view of your stroke count, combined with the distance covered per stroke you will optimize your stroke for maximum efficiency.
This gadget will allow you to track your heart rate and calorie burn rate for healthier, more efficient training sessions. It will provide you with the information you need to pace or push yourself to achieve your fitness goals.
Nocqua Adventure Edition Compact Light System
For overnight trips, lighting can be an exceptionally important aspect to account for. As a present, this compact lightening system can literally brighten up someone’s world! A great new edition for SUP, kayaks, and canoes.
It comes in a complete system, with everything you need to get started. The kit includes light bars, adjustable harness, plus extension straps, battery and charger, on/off switch, Y Connector, and a portable travel case. Carry on being the light in someone’s life by buying them this unique gift, perfect for one of their outings.
YAKIMA JAYLOW KAYAK CARRIER
Being able to mount your Kayak on your car can be an extremely convenient way to transport your most prized possession. The Yakima Jaylow Kayak Carrier can carry up to 2 kayaks! It fits 1 kayak in J-cradle position (up to 80 lbs.) or 2 kayaks in a vertical, stacked position (up to 110 lbs. combined)
Its Integrated cam lever allows you to adjust the upright position with ease; the rack also folds flat when you’re not using it for better clearance and reduced drag. Its also extremely easy to install, as it comes fully assembled out of the box; Tool-free installation in about 10 minutes!
MTI Adventurewear Inflatable Yoke Style PFD Life Jacket
Wearing a personal floatation device or PFD while kayaking is a good way to avoid serious injuries. This popular jacket has a variety of benefits for the wearer. This Yoke style inflatable PFD is lightweight and very cool in hot climates, encouraging the wearer to make use of it in extreme temperatures. It inflates in seconds after a firm tug on the ripcord tab, providing 25 lbs. 9 oz. of minimum buoyancy.
The jacket comes equipt with a built-in window allowing visual confirmation of CO2 cylinder connection and readiness. Its zippered front pocket allows for CO2 cylinder storage to be out of sight when not in use or keys and essentials when in us. It also provides a backup oral inflation tube, reflective trim, and tethered whistle for added safety.
Supper Paddles Kids Alloy SUP Paddle
For the paddler in your life, that wants to extend his love for kayaking to his family! A present to introduce his young one to his passion. This rugged, easy to use paddle is built to endure punishment inflicted by even the most energetic kids! The products are constructed with a lightweight, aircraft-grade aluminum shaft and a durable nylon blade. The paddle floats in fresh and saltwater alike. They are built to last, so buying this for their little one is an ideal and thoughtful present!
Advanced Elements Double-Action Hand Pump with Pressure Gauge
For inflatable kayaks and paddlers preferring those, a pump is an extremely handy tool. This high-pressure pump is the perfect gift for a loved one on the go. It is durable with high flow inflation, made of multiple adaptors. This high flow pump inflates and deflates and incorporates a design with a pressure gauge. Convenient, reliable and safe to use on any one of your kayaking expeditions!
Salamander Retriever Kayak Rescue Throw Rope Bag & Tow Tether
Investing in safety equipment for your loved one can ensure safety whilst having fun. Buying them something that can help them out in a tricky situation is bound to make them appreciate it even more. This Rescue throw rope and tow tether come with 60 feet of 5/16 inline, in a design made of 1000 lb. polypropylene and an 8-foot tow line with a carabineer, additionally, a quick release cam lock buckle with 1.5 in webbing belt is also added as an extra safety precaution.
Such a product is also a must-have in case you have beginners on board that need additional safety whilst learning the sport. Hence, this item is sure to become a family staple on adventure trips!
NRS WRSI Current Helmet
Developed by the WRSI (Whitewater Research and Safety Institute) this helmet is specially designed, keeping in mind the needs of paddlers. Keeping yourself protected is a responsible way of enjoying the extreme sport and this helmet goes the extra mile in providing safety and comfort, in a sleek and eye-catching design. Its outer shell material is Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS) a hard protective material, ensuring maximum shielding. With an impact foam layer inside, it guards the skull against injuries, cuts, and scraps. A wise contribution to any adventure junkie’s arsenal of extreme sports equipment.
NRS Co-Pilot Knife
Every serious kayaker and fisherman should have a trusty knife in their suite of extreme sports tools. Having a knife like the NRS Co-Pilot handy during their trips may help them in emergency situations. This product has a serrated 420HC stainless steel blade and a glass-reinforced polypropylene handle. Providing a sturdy, sharp and reliable weapon in one’s adventure kit. Its handle design also incorporates a bottle opener, which can be really useful as well!
Z care LVP Marine Boat Cleaner for Decks, Hulls, Canvas, Kayaks & more
Perfect for someone who likes to provide some tender love and care to their kayak after long trips, this cleaner is the ideal gift. A professional stain and black streak cleaner remove the toughest dirt, grease, oil, and algae, all while adding a protective UV shield to your most prized possession. It is not only easy to use but is also an environmentally friendly boat cleaning product that is safe for gel coats.
DeftGet First Aid Kit
Hopefully, a gift that the person will never have to use! Nonetheless, a very thoughtful and handy item that every adrenaline junkie should invest in. The 2019 upgraded version, based on customers’ feedback comes fully loaded with 18 items, 163 pieces of medical-grade products. It is not only FDA approved but also durable and compact (8.2″ x 5.1″ x 2″). Handy and lightweight, it holds all the essential emergency supplies and survival tools one can possibly need for a safe and secure trip with no worries.
Venterior Portable Fish Finder
This unique gadget detects and displays water depth, approximates the location of not only fish but also of short & tall weeds, as well as sand & rocks on the seabed. Its backlight mode enables you to use the fish finder even at night!
It can be used at lakes, rivers, seas, and other fishing environments. The device comes with a round transducer with 25 ft cable and removable transducer float. The detectable water depth range is from 3ft to 328ft.
The best part is that this Venterior Portable Fish Finder is covered by a 2-year warranty, so you never have to worry about its after-sales services!
Surf To Summit Kayak Seat
In order to not tire yourself out after kayaking, this comfortable yet sturdy kayak seat is made of thermal-molded foam, providing an added layer of luxury to your paddling experience. Simply peel the backing off the hot seat and it permanently secures in the cockpit, its design and color options make for a visually pleasing gift to any extreme sports enthusiast.
Richermall Kayak Canoe Storage Dust Cover
Worried about your kayak during the offseason? Don’t be! This great storage cover provides the best protection for your kayak on the beach or in the backyard; Excellent for storage or as a quick cover. Made from waterproof & durable material, this kayak cover is made of sunray reflecting and waterproof polyester material, which offers excellent weather protection and can be just the right gift for a person who may seem to have it all. It also comes in a variety of sizes to best fit your kayak.
Seattle Sports Paddler’s Bilge Hand Pump
Sometimes accidents happen, in case your kayak gets water in it because of a rough training session, this tool can be used to save your life. Available in a comfortable, easy-grip rubber over-molded handle it makes pumping easy when wet. Its design makes it highly visible in a neon yellow color, making it easier to see in the dark. A foam collar adds buoyancy in the event of the pump going overboard. Its easy and convenient size makes it portable enough to carry around in a backpack. Just what is needed when one is going on a trip!
Abn Universal Kayak Carrier
Getting your kayak from the car to the stream can be quite the workout! In case your loved one doesn’t feel like burning the extra calories carrying the kayak to and fro, this kayak carrier can be the ultimate present for them! This carrier has a 200-pound weight limit; it is constructed from high-strength anodized steel to ensure longevity while also keeping the carrying weight at a minimum (8lbs). Its 5” knobby tires are easy to inflate and allow for smooth movement across rough surfaces such as sand, gravel, and through wooded areas.
The carrier’s oversized foam bumper pads protect your vessel from scratches or dents, designed with a 12-foot tie-down strap to secure your vessel, it also includes a spring-loaded kickstand for quick and easy loading. Lastly, it folds for easy storage and transport, while the tires can be easily removed with the lynchpin. The entire carrier can be stored in a large backpack or in your vessel while on the water.
Conclusively, this list includes some thoughtful gifts for fishermen as it includes presents with both sentimental value and visual value. Regardless of the particular person, you have in mind, this comprehensive list has something for every fisherman. We carefully selected these fishing products and we are sure that these items will definitely improve the fishing experience of your loved ones.