The 2018 open water fishing season is nearly upon us and we want YOU to be ready. We put together a list of some of our most popular products that are featured in-store, online and in our spring fishing catalog that are sure to make your time spent on the water more enjoyable. From technology to rods, we have a selection to fit your favorite strategies and style of fishing.
The Humminbird Helix 7 Chirp GPS G2N Sonar Chartplotter is the perfect entry level locator for on the boat or in the ice house. Featuring a 7″ display with LED backlight and CHIRP 2D digital sonar. This unit includes GPS chartplotting with built-in Bluetooth Ethernet networking capabilities and AutoChart Live with depth vegetation and bottom hardness mapping.
Changing the game of fishing is what Minn Kota does best. The Ultrex is any fisherman’s dream trolling motor. Offering the quickness of a traditional cable driven trolling motor with all of the features of our traditional electric assist motors. Find the fish? Spot lock. Control from your Humminbird unit? No problem. The Ultrex is changing the world of fishing.
Bright, sunlight-readable 6″ combo includes one transducer that features both Garmin CHIRP traditional sonar and CHIRP ClearVü scanning sonar. Preloaded with LakeVü HD maps covering 17,000+ total lakes, 13,000 with 1′ contours. You can also share waypoints and routes with other ECHOMAP or STRIKER units. This is a great price point unit that is loaded with features that are perfect if you are looking for your first locator or as a second unit for mapping.
Whether you are fishing a new body of water or trying to mark a school of fish, the HOOK² 7 TripleShot offers an intuitive menu and functions to manage the different sonar options including CHIRP, SideScan and DownScan Imaging™. This is a great option for both the console of your boat or upfront by your trolling motor.
Lew’s did it again with this combo. Winning the award for best combo at iCast2017, this eye catching combo will look good in anybody’s hands. Coming in both spinning and casting this rod and reel combo is great for many presentations.
The Shimano Stradic CI4+ is the lightest and smoothest reel you will get your hands on. This reel is so smooth you will never want to put it down. Coming in 2 sizes (1000 and 2500) you will want this reel on all of your spinning set-ups. From walleye fishing to panfishing.
“Whether you are leadcore trolling, flat line trolling, or pulling planer boards around, you are going to want to do it with the SCHEELS Extreme Trolling Rod. Available in a variety of lengths, these rods are specifically designed to meet your specific trolling needs.”
– SCHEELS Professional Angler Johnnie Candle
The St. Croix Eyecon Walleye Rod is a technique specific walleye series that is designed and built for jigging, rigging, cranking and trolling. Simply choosing the technique specific style allows you to have sensitivity and strength in the areas that you need them to ensure you have every advantage when fishing a specific strategy.
Electric fillet knives have become a popular trend at every cleaning station. Now you don’t have to compete or wait to get an outlet to plug in your knife with the Rapala Lithium Ion Cordless Fillet Knife. This fishing trip ready combo pack includes a cordless fillet knife, 2 Lithium Ion batteries, 6″ and 7.5″ reciprocating style blades and a wall charger.
The Rapala Rippin’ Rap is a super easy to fish, lipless, deep belly profiled bait designed to crank, swim and rip. The bait flutters on the drop and has a hard vibrating action on fast or slow retrieves accented with a loud, distinctive BB rattle system.