It’s the best time of the year! The time to give is the best time to find a unique fishing gift for that special angler in your life. However, fishermen tend to be fussy recipients, sometimes especially about their gear. But don’t be afraid of my Christmas buyer – check out my hand-picked list of the 5 best fishing gift ideas for 2019.
1. Amazon Echo with Alexa
Yes, this is high on the list of unique fishing gift ideas. Alexa is the cloud-based voice service behind Amazon Echo and is very easy to use. TakeMeFishing just launched an Alexa skill to aid in your adventure planning! Use it to find fishing spots near you, get the daily fishing forecast, find species information, and more.
2. Fishing log
For many anglers, logging days on the water is an important way to structure local fishing by documenting things like fishing behavior, weather, tides, and more. It can also become a treasured keepsake to be given as a keepsake to loved ones. Fishing trunks come in all price ranges, from leather-bound envelopes to waterproof pages.
3. Action camera
For the tech-savvy, social-loving angler. Action cameras are the perfect one-of-a-kind fishing gift to capture that unforgettable catch and share it with the world. Today’s cameras are compact, lightweight, and come with all types of attachments, straps, and cases. Some even stream live on the internet.
4. Tackle it
The perfect gift for stockings. You can hardly go wrong with a good device. All you need to know are a few details about the type of fishing your angler enjoys – flying, fresh water, deep sea, salt water on land, live bait, artificial. Your local outfitter or fishing shop can point you in the right direction from there.
5. A day of fishing!
The greatest of all unique fishing gift ideas. Has your angler dreamed of a fishing destination or a bucket list experience? Make it a reality! Get a gift certificate for a reputable tour guide.
You can also find more fishing gift ideas just by asking your loved one what they need. Have fun giving!