Derrek Sigler 11.20.20
If that special person on your gift list is angling for a great present, fishing gear is always a hit. Black Friday is a good time to reel in some trophy deals on fishing gear, including things like electronics, fishing clothing and more. And let’s be honest, it’s also a good time to buy yourself that one thing you’ve been eyeing for your own fishing needs, too. Go ahead and set the hook on these Black Friday fishing deals. You’ll be happy you did.
As with all Black Friday sales, check back often for updated deals.
1. Raymarine Element 9HV Fishfinder/Chartplotter Combo – $749.99!
It’s no secret that this fishfinder/GPS plotter unit is one of our favorites. We used it on our Alumacraft boat test and have kept using it ever since. The Raymarine Element 9HV has downvision and sidevision sonar along with Raymarine RealVision 3-D sonar, all with amazing clarity. It also has full GPS, and is compatible with both Raymarine’s Lighthouse NC2 charts and Navonics + U.S. and Canada charts. These charts give you detailed maps of most major bodies of water and coastline in North America, along with hot spots and tips on where to fish for specific species. These normally run $1,000, but you can grab one for just $749.99! That is a smoking deal on one of the best electronic units for your boat.
Pros/Amazing clarity and accuracy
Cons/It’s big, so expect it to take up some real estate.
Bottom Line/Available for just $749.99
2. Abu Garcia Max STX Spinning Rod and Reel Combo – ON SALE NOW!
Fishing rods and reels are always welcome gifts to every angler of any age. Abu Garcia makes some of the better rods and reels on the market, and this combo is a great buy that you can grab now! the reel has 5+1 ball bearings and an aluminum spool. The rods are made from 24ton Graphite for strength and sensitivity. These combos come in 5 different combinations ranging from 5.6 feet, up to 7 feet in length. Better yet, this sale is happening now, so you can order one and beat the shipping rush. Normally $69.99, you can get one for just $39.99!
Pros/A great price on a sweet rod and reel combo
Bottom Line/Only $39.99!
3. Columbia Men’s Terminal Tackle 1/4 Zip Top – ON SALE NOW!
Columbia makes the most comfortable fishing-specific clothing we have used lately. This shirt is moisture wicking and has an SPF50 rating for beating the UV rays of those perfect sunny, summer days we’ll get back to soon enough. It has a mock neck with a 1/4 zip for added ventilation. Columbia has been making their PFG fishing gear for many years now, and they have set the standard for what fishing clothing should be. Right now, you can save 20% or more.
Pros/Fit and performance is outstanding
Cons/Tall sizes are still a tough short for really tall people.
Bottom Line/Save 20% now!
4. Bass Pro Shops AM24 Auto/Manual Inflatable Life Vest – $49.97!
No one should every be in a boat without a personal floatation device. Some folks don’t like to wear one all the time because they can be bulky, but there is an alternative. Inflatable PFDs are easy to wear, not bulky and most hardly notice them after a few minutes. This one from BPS inflates automatically when submerged and can be manually inflated as well. Normally these things run well over $100, but on Black Friday, Cabela’s has them for just $49.97! Nothing says you care more for someone than the gift of safety!
Pros/A great, easy-to-wear lifejacket
Cons/Onece it goes off, you’ll need to recharge it.
Bottom Line/Only $49.97 on Black Friday!
5. Bass Pro Shops Lunker Lounger Fishing Chair – Half Off!
Whether you’re fishing from shore for panfish or catfish, or you’re hitting the pier for steelhead or other fun fish, this chair is designed just for the angler. It has a mesh back and seat with two cup holders and two, built-in, adjustable rod holders. It has a side pocket and a mesh pocket under the seat that will hold a Plano tackle tray perfectly. The duck feet help keep the chair stable and help keep from digging too far into the sand. Normally $100, these chairs can be had on Black Friday for just $49.97!
Pros/Perfect for fishing from shore or the pier
Cons/You’ll end up fighting over who gets to use it, so buy two!
Bottom Line/Just $49.97 at Cabela’s
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