Don’t Get Skunked This Holiday Season
Let’s face it, nobody likes getting skunked. So, to help out our fellow anglers, the Avidmax staff took some time off the water and created this gift guide! Filled with everything from basic tools to cutting edge gear, there’s a little something for everybody. So get ready to fill your net with a sweet catch or two!
The Arrowhead Zinger is a built to last, and great for holding any tool you need quick access to on the water. A solid zinger is something every serious angler needs.
This Fishpond Thermometer is another essential. It’s great for helping you nail down those tricky winter hatches, and letting you know when to give the fish a rest when things heat up.
Hareline Ice Dub Dispenser – SALE ITEM!
For a fly tyer at any skill level, this dispenser will have enough dubbing to make a wide variety of bugs to trick trout.
The Orvis Fly-Fishing Guide book is a fully updated, completely revised guide to fly fishing. With more than 400+ new full color images that will make it even easier for anglers to learn the sport.
Everything a tyer needs to make the move from traditional cements to UV Cure! This UV Fly Tying Kit includes UV Clear Fly Finish Thick, Thin and the brand new, ultra-thin Flow, along with a UV Bench Light.
Umpqua River Grip Stream Plier – SALE ITEM!
Every Angler needs a good pair of forceps or pliers. Being able to pinch barbs, clamp on weights, or remove a hook from a fish (or yourself) is crucial out on the water.
Umpqua Trout Flies – SALE ITEM!
This guide selection has flies that have proven themselves time and time again. Great for an angler starting out, or anyone looking to replenish their box!
MSR Access 3 person tent – SALE ITEM!
The MSR 3 man tent is a perfect size for car camping or backpacking. So load up your fishing gear and spend a few nights on the water!
Patagonia Men’s Rio Gallegos Zip Front Waders – SALE ITEM!
If you’ve been meaning to upgrade your waders look no further. These waders are truly bomber. They’ve got hand-warmer pockets, a waterproof zipper, and tons of room for storage.
This system includes a pack that slides independently from back to front, a molded net holster for long-handled nets, a shoulder strap with tool and fly attachment, and options to attach their new molded wading staff pouch, drink holder, and Quickshot rod holder. Functional and purposeful. Can be worn with vests, chest packs or other gear of choice!
Patagonia Foot Tractor Wading Boots – SALE ITEM!
The last boot you will ever buy. The Foot Tractor was built with Danner to create the ultimate wading boot. Made to endure the toughest conditions and anglers who are relentless on their gear.
Nothing is better then a new fly rod! The Asquith was built on Shimano’s proprietary Spiral X platform which allows great power transfer from tip to hand as well as quick recovery and increased sensitivity. Designed by Steve Rajeff, the world casting champion himself.
The Orvis Helios 3D and 3F rods are deadly accurate, and offer a variety of weights and lengths to suit any fishing situation.
Cortland Competition MKII Nymph Rod – SALE ITEM!
If you keep hearing about the effectiveness of Euro/Competition style nymphing, maybe it’s time to see what all the fuss is about. With a fighting butt, down-locking reel seat, and military grade components, The MKII from Cortland is a great weapon of choice.
Sunglasses are crucial to your success on the water. Check out our selection of Costa’s for your next pair of fish-spotters!
Tiemco Vise II – SALE ITEM!
This high-end vise from Tiemco is perfect for a tyer looking to for a serious upgrade. With the availability to fit hooks size #32 to #8/0, this is the last vise you’ll ever need.
Dr. Slick Brass Gift Set 7 Pieces + Large Fly Box – SALE ITEM!
This kit has all the basic tools you need to get started on your fly tying conquests.
Howler Bro’s Aguacero Rain Shell – SALE ITEM!
We never leave to go fishing out without a raincoat. Be prepared for any condition mother nature might throw your way with this great shell from Howler Brothers.
MSR Alpine 4 Pot Set – SALE ITEM!
Last but not least, this MSR pot set is perfect for camping, or making a hot lunch when the fish aren’t biting.