What Will Make the Angler in Your Life Really Happy?
By James Egan
We asked our favorite fisherperson for some gift suggestions for this holiday season and he came up with a great list. Can’t make it to Grand Marais to help out Santa? That’s ok–give us a call at (218) 387-3136, tell us what you want, and we’ll ship it to you.
- Wolf Moon hand-crafted fishing nets, out of Osceola, Wisconsin: Long-handled steelhead or canoe or kayak nets or packable trout and smallmouth nets, made with ash and black walnut and rubber baskets
- World-famous Rapala fillet knives in 6- or 7-inch lengths
- Large selection of species-specific and how-to fishing and fly-fishing books, atlases, and lake maps
- Jigging Rap Rapala ice fishing lures for lake trout and walleye
- Radical Glow glowing tube jigs for lakers and walleye
- Fly-fisherperson’s lanyard from Scientific Anglers – great for carrying tools of the trade like forceps, floatant, clippers, etc.
- Classic hard wood ice-fishing tip-ups from Frabill
- Fly-tying starter kit from Scientific Anglers
- Fly-fishing combo kit from St. Croix Rods, out of Park Falls, Wi. Complete with fly rod, fly reel, backing, fly line, leader and hard-bodied case
- Merino wool socks with fishing fly design from Darn Tough
- Hydroflask hot or cold beverage (or soup) container
- Stone Harbor Gift Card for when all else fails.