Here’s a roundup of some of the best choices for Mother’s Day gifts that will get her fly fishing right.
Not ever outdoors lover is a male, and we’ve got the moms to prove it. If you’ve ever been out-fished, out-hiked, or outlasted by your mom, then you can relate. And they definitely deserve some recognition this Sunday.
Whether your mom is already a fly angler, or if she’s wanting to give it a try, these ideas would be perfect.
Pelican Elite Cooler
The boat just got a lot better, with Pelican’s line of Elite coolers.
We’ve tried out the 45QT, and absolutely love it. Sizes go up and down from there, but the 45QT seems like a sweet spot. If she’s going to catch more fish than you, mom will definitely appreciate a Pelican.
Fenwick Fenglass Fly Rod
The S2 glass construction on these Fenwick rods makes a slippery smooth cast easier than ever, and they’re designed to be super accurate in the hands of a beginner or an expert.
Your mom will like the slick design and the sturdy reel seats at the end of the cork handle, too.
Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel
While you’re at it, why not outfit mom with a classic fly reel remade for the next generation. The Pflueger Medalist, fly fishing’s iconic all-aluminum click and pawl reel keeps things simple and trustworthy.
Customized YETI Rambler from RamblerOn
Get mom a YETI from RamblerOn, their officially licensed customizer, and give it a personalized touch. Add her name or think of something special, there are a million good ideas that can be slapped on a YETI and made unique.
Redington Willow River Waders
The Willow River waders are a great option for moms who fly fish year-round. They’re light enough to be comfortable in the summertime, and they have ample room for layering in the chilly fall months. The knees are even reinforced with extra layers so she won’t be tearing them anytime soon as she leans down to release that brook trout.
Redington Siren Wading Boots
The Siren wading boots with a sticky rubber bottom are a great addition to a full waders outfit above. The boots were made for comfort and are designed to blend in with tricky creek beds that are sometimes hard to replicate.