Check out these great skinning knives, and gift your hunting loved one with something they’ll actually use.
You know that all hunters can’t simply quit once they put game on the ground. There’s plenty more work to be done, not the least of which involves field dressing, and of course skinning, the animal.
These choices for skinning knives are all great gift ideas for the holiday season, and they’re tools you can be certain will get a lot of use.
Check out the slideshow to see our picks for the best skinning knives.
You want to have options when it comes to the versatility of a skinning knife, and that’s why the Outdoor Edge SwingBlaze Skinning/Gutting Knife is a good all-purpose choice. It will easily cut under the skin, avoiding the dreaded hair or internal organs that can really mess up a harvest of game meat.
Try the Cold Steel Knives Mini Tac Skinner for a more compact knife, and rely on its 3.25-inch blade to get the dirty work finished.
Copied but never truly duplicated, the Schrade Old Timer 152OT Sharpfinger Fixed Blade Knife has a design that’s really made a mark on the knife industry. It will take care of skinning and plenty of other jobs too.
Another proven knife-making name, Buck offers up their Ranger Skinner Fixed Blade Knife, ideal for any hunter looking for something to use season after season.
The SOG Huntspoint Skinning Knife will make a great addition to your belt. The tough, strong drop point blade is fixed to a glass-reinforced nylon handle.
If you wrap up the Spyderco Bill Moran Drop Point Hunting Knife and give it as a gift, you’re going to be thanked until the end of January. Made in honor of Bill Moran, one of the last original American bladesmiths, its fantastic construction and performance is well worth the price.
Look at the beauty of the Victorinox 6″ Beef Skinning Knife, and think about how easy it will be to use on big game. The rosewood handle is designed with the gracefulness of a skilled skinner in mind.
Buck is a name any hunter would like to see when they unwrap a gift, so give someone the Omni Hunter 10-Pt. Fixed Drop-Point Hunting Knife this year. It’s built with heavy duty use in mind.
A set can provide hunters with all the tools they’ll need, and the Meyerco Hunting Set delivers. A skinner and gut hook, a 3.5-inch knife and an LED flashlight is basically the total package.