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Gift Ideas For The Sportsman In Your Life

By Edited Apr 25, 2016 0 1

It is never easy buying gifts for men. Even getting  gift ideas from a man is not an easy thing to do. If your man is a sportsman, that is he lives to fish and hunt, I have some ideas that might make your shopping for gifts a little easier.

First of all, I am picky when it comes to my hunting equipment. I only buy top of the line firearms that cost over a thousand dollars each. I also only buy the top of the line hunting apparel as well because it is the only thing that keeps me warm when I am sitting in a snowbank waiting for a deer. This is why your man is picky. We don't have many days when we are able to hunt, and when we do get to, the last thing we want is for the experience to be ruined because we were cold or because our bargin basement gun failed.

One thing that is always welcome is warm socks. I wear out 3 or 4 pairs of these a year. My children usually "surprise" me with a nice pair or wool socks! A good pair can cost up to $20. Along these same lines, a nice pair of shooting gloves, or a warm stocking hat will also be appreciated. One year I was surprised with a mad bomber hat. You know what they are, John Candy wore one in Uncle Buck! I was hesistant to wear it, mostly because I thought that it looked riduculous,  but one cold day when I was ice fishing I put it on and have been wearing it ever since! There are many places online that have a good selection of discounted mad bomber hats. Warm clothes will be appreicated by the die-hard hunter or fisherman! Everybody likes to stay warm.

Because I consider myself to be the guy who has everything, I really appreciate being given a gift card. If the man who you are trying to buy for is more of a hunter, then you should buy him a Cabelas gift card. Cableas caters to hunters. They have a full line of firearms, hunting apparel, decoys of all kinds, archery equipment and everything else that a hunter could possibly want.

If the man who you want to buy for is a fisherman, you might want to consider buying him a Columbia fishing shirt. These shirts are "air conditoned" in the back and made out of a very lightweight material so that he will not get too hot on those dog days of summer. They come in many bright colors. I like the look of these shirts as well.

You might think that because there are a million different things that a fisherman needs that he is easy to buy for. This just is not so. Fisherman tend to be even more picky than hunters. It will be a guaranteed hit if you give the fisherman in your life a Bass Pro Shops gift card. It is always exciting when I get one because I just can't wait to travel to the nearest Bass Pro Shops and pick out what I want to buy.ave each person who buys gifts for him purchase him a gift card if you really want to impress him.

The thing about gift cards is that they make it easier for him to buy an expensive item. Prices on my favorite brand of fishing rods begin at $300. If I had $150 in gift cards from my family I would be more likely to buy one!

Hunters and fishermen pose a particular problem to their loved ones when it come to buying them gifts. Buying gifts for men does not have to be so difficult. I have given you a few tips here that will hopefully make buyng gifts for him not so difficult.

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Nov 3, 2010 11:30pm
dreamaker
This will spark some ideas for a lot of people good piece jay
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