The Results are in! We’ve tallied all the votes, see which gear was the most popular in the 2016/2017 Season after the jump. Continue reading “2016/2017 Gear Of The Year – RESULTS!”
The Mr. Heater Buddy Heater got more votes than any other single item in our Gear Of The Year Contest. Which means if you don’t have one, you need one. Head over to Amazon and grab a Buddy Heater for a great deal at under $70. Continue reading “Mr. Heater Portable Buddy Heater – $69.84”
Kabele’s has a great price on their 13 Fishing Tickle Sticks. Head over and grab the length/action you need while selection is good. Continue reading “13 Fishing Tickle Stick – $29.99”
Grab a deal on one of these Aqua Vu Micro Plus Camera’s at Amazon. Quantities are very limited and we expect them to sell quickly. These nifty little camera’s fit in an Ice Fishing Jacket and are great for hole hoppin’.
Continue reading “Aqua Vu Micro Plus & Micro 5 Plus – From $269.99”
UPDATE: The Price on the Frabill Recon dropped over at Amazon since we posted the deal this morning. Go and grab one before the price jumps back up!
Continue reading “UPDATE: Frabill Recon 100 Flipover (1-Man) – $176.32 (Shipped!)”
The Rapala Rippin’ Rap has been a staple in my rod arsenal for both Open and Hard Water. The erratic swim and loud rattle of these lures catch aggressively feeding fish and is deadly when combined with a deadstick on light bites. Stock up on your favorite colors (mine is Yellow Perch) while they’re 20% off over at Rapala. Continue reading “Rapala Rippin’ Rap – $5.43”
The Frabill Recon 100 was designed for the aggressive hole hoppers. This 40lb compact shelter is easy for one person to pull across the ice and features enough storage for a day out on the ice. If you plan to head out solo on early/late ice this season don’t miss this deal. Continue reading “Frabill Recon 100 Flipover (1-Man) – $185.60 (Shipped!)”
If you’re looking for a powerful drill to run your Hand Auger head over to Woot! and check out this deal on the Dewalt 20V XR Brushless Hammerdrill/Impact Driver Set. Combined with something like a K-Drill or Nils, you’ll cut circles around guys with heavy, clunky, hard-starting gas augers.
You’ll have a really hard time finding a 2-Man Hub Shelter for cheaper than this anywhere. Dick’s has the Jawbone Shield Two Man Hub marked down an additional 40% at checkout. If you’re looking for a hub on a budget or just need a spare don’t pass this deal up. Continue reading “Jawbone Shield Hub Shelter (2-Man) – $71.98”
We found a handful of great deals over at Amazon this afternoon. Check out the Garmin Striker 4 Portable Kit for under $175, plus don’t miss the Frabill/13 Fishing Rod, Reel, & Combo Deals.
Continue reading “Amazon Deal Roundup (Garmin, 13 Fishing, Frabill & More!) – From $11.49”
Lindy Tackle has a couple of their Ice Jigs marked way down in price over at their site. Head over and grab a few before they sell out. Continue reading “Lindy Tackle Deals – From $0.75”
Staying warm on the ice means proper layering and being prepared for any weather. A good base layer like the Under Armor ColdGear is your first line of defense in all types of weather. Grab your UA Coldgear while it’s on sale over at Cabela’s, challenge the elements, and ice more fish. Continue reading “Under Armor ColdGear Infrared EVO Base Layers – From $38.49”
Head over to Amazon and check out this great price on the Marcum LX-3tci Flasher. Features on the LX-3tci include a zoom function, 10-level interference rejection, and one-inch target separation. There are only a handful available, grab one at this price before its gone! Continue reading “Marcum LX-3tci Sonar Flasher System – $307.46”
Mills has the Polar Fire XT Power Auger on sale as a part of their “Truckload Savings Event”. This is an In-Store only deal and will last from 8/11-8/13. If your looking for an auger on a budget go and check these out. Otherwise wait for our next Amazon Saturday Steals post; auger prices tend to drop at Amazon over the weekends. Continue reading “Polar Fire XT Power Auger (8″) – $199.99”
FishUSA is running a Buy 3 Get 1 Free offer on their Acme Tackle. The Kastmaster Lures are great for vertical jigging through the ice for a wide variety of species. This offer is available for today only, stock up on this classic lure while you can! Continue reading “Buy 3 Get 1 Free Acme Kastmaster Spoons”
Don’t miss your chance on this Frabill I-Float Flotation suit before the season starts. It’s the only Ice Suit to be certified by the US Coast Guard and you won’t find it cheaper anywhere. Grab the Jacket & Bibs and fish early-ice with confidence.
Continue reading “Deal Reminder: Frabill I-Float Complete Ice Suit – $181.31”
This SKINZIT Electric Fish Skinner is by far the most searched-for Item on IFD. We rarely see them on sale, and deals we posted over a year ago are still the most ‘clicked-on’ to this day. The price on the SKINZIT is starting to drop over at Amazon. Grab one now or wait and roll the dice to see if it gets cheaper over the next few days.
Continue reading “SKINZIT Electric Fish Skinner – $145.91”
Field Supply has these Ergodyne N-Ferno Base Layers marked down up to 76%. Staying warm on the ice means proper layering and being prepared for any weather. Grab a few pairs of each, challenge the elements, and ice more fish. Continue reading “Ergodyne N-Ferno Performance Base Layers – $14.21”
The Shappell Wide House Shelters get positive reviews all around the net and have been a trusted brand by ice anglers for years. While not insulated, what you get in return is a Four Man Shelter that weighs in at under 30lbs. Grab one now for $215.99 and free shipping over at Sportsman’s Guide. Continue reading “Shappell WH6500 Hub Shelter (3-4 Man) – $215.99”
The usual suspects dropped in price again this Saturday over at Amazon. If you missed them last week you have a second chance to grab a Steal. Check out the awesome Marcum Camera/Flasher Deals, and if you need an Auger get in here!
Continue reading “Amazon Saturday Steals (Marcum, Jiffy, Strikemaster, & More!) – From $11.62”
Head over to Sportsman’s Guide and check out the great prices they have on their Strikemaster Honda Lite Augers. Both the 8″ and 10″ options are available and shipping is free with coupon code SH2443. Continue reading “Strikemaster Honda Lite Auger (8″ & 10″) – From $458.99”
When marking fish on sonar, the last thing you want to do is tie a new lure/jig on your line. A well thought out Rod Arsenal provides a handful of different options quickly, allows you to dial in your presentation, and will catch more fish. If you’ve got some holes in you rod arsenal, or just need to expand it a bit, check out these deals. Continue reading “Amazon Rods/Reels/Tip-Up Deals – From $3.70”
There’s really on one downside to the Nils USA Hand Auger, and it’s the fact that it doesn’t have replaceable blades. This means you either have to send out the tip to be sharpened by one of the few companies that can do it, or buy a whole new tip. The latter option is definitely pricier, unless you grab them on sale now at Cabela’s for over 50% off! Stock up! Continue reading “Nils USA Hand Auger Replacement Blade (6″) – $34.88”
The Marcum Recon 5 Camera dropped in price since we posted it yesterday. Don’t miss your chance at a deal on this camera, it could jump back up in price like the LX-3tci did anytime.
Continue reading “UPDATE: Two Marcum Deals (Recon 5, LX-3tci) – From $246.27”
Acme Tools has their Milwaukee Workskin Cold Weather Base Layer Shirts on sale for $34.99, down from $49. Check out a review on these shirts here (4.5 out of 5.0). These are designed as a Cold Weather Work Shirt/Base Layer, which is exactly what an avid Hole-Hopper needs out on the ice. Continue reading “Milwaukee Workskin Cold Weather Base Layer – $34.99”
Head over to Amazon and check out these great prices on the Marcum Recon 5 Camera and LX-3tci Flasher. This is the Best Price we’ve seen on the Recon over at Amazon and both prices are the lowest you’ll find around the web right now. Continue reading “Two Marcum Deals (Recon, LX-3tci) – From $256.14”
Sign up for the Kittery Trading Post Newsletter and get 20% Off. This can be used to get a great price on the Nils USA Hand Auger. The Nils cuts so easily it can be used year round regardless of the thickness of ice, or grab one as a backup should you have issues with a power auger. Continue reading “Nils USA Hand Auger (6″) – $127.99”
The Marcum LX-i is the size of a flashlight and can be used to measure depth through the ice or water. If you’re an aggressive hole hopper this handy tool can fit in your pocket and help you find your targeted depth and fish with it’s built in fish alarm. Grab one for the cheapest we’ve seen after the jump. Continue reading “Marcum LX-i Compact Hand-held Digital Sonar – $80.99”
Each of these jackets fills a little niche in Ice Fishing Apparel. The Eli Jacket is designed for early and late ice with flotation assist and a number of other safety features. While the Polar Parka has no insulation allowing you to dial in your warmth with base layers underneath. Either way, at under $50/ea you can grab both of them and have a coat for every condition. Continue reading “StikeMaster Eli Jacket & Polar Parka – $47.09”
The price on this Eskimo EVO 1iT just keeps getting better and better over at Amazon. If you’re looking for a 1-Man weekender shelter the EVO will give you (insulated) room on the ice for two holes and all of your electronics. At under $235 shipped this is a crazy good deal. Continue reading “Eskimo EVO 1iT Thermal-Top Crossover Shelter – NOW $232.26 (Shipped!)”