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Saltwater Fishing Gear

Check out the latest in saltwater fishing gear, tackle, apparel and accessories.

 

Choosing and Using Gear

  • Compare seven of the best weedless spoons – a classic lure that’s design continues to produce large catches.

    Fundamentally similar in design over decades, weedless spoons remain popular for many game fish that inhabit areas of heavy cover.
  • topwater fishing with popper

    See some popular topwater lures and learn how professionals fish them

    A breakdown of the best topwater lures and insight on how professionals use them to catch more fish…
  • icast roundup new products

    An inside look at technology and innovation for the 2018 fishing season

    Take an inside look at the new technology in tackle, gear and accessories for the 2018 fishing season.
  • Angler holding black drum caught with artificial shrimp fishing lure

    These eight shrimp imitators raise the bar so high, you'll be compelled to go artificial

    These eight crustacean imitators are designed to outfish live shrimp.

Sport-Fishing Tackle

  • Okuma Makaira 10000

    New smaller top-shelf spinner offers many of the same features found on the larger Makairas

    Okuma's Makaira 10000 comes with an Ergo Grip soft-touch handle design, and generates 55 pounds of drag pressure through the Carbonite high-output drag.
  • Shimano Exsence reels

    The new high-end reels are available in 3000 and 4000 sizes.

    Shimano's new Exsence 3000 and 4000 lightweight inshore spinning reels feature a cold-forged Hagane gear system and X-Protect to enhance water resistance.
  • New gear and tackle items for your angler friend or family member.

    These new gear and tackle items could make perfect gifts for your angler friend or family member — and they're priced under $100.
  • If you're ready to break the bank a little for that special saltwater fisherman, take a look at some of this higher-end tackle and gear.

    If you're ready to break the bank a little for that special saltwater fisherman, take a look at some of this higher-end tackle and gear.
  • baitcaster reel for fishing

    Now's the time for advocates of spinning reels to give baitcasters a hard look.

    If you're a staunch believer in spinning reels, you're not alone. However, it might be time to make the switch to baitcasters. Here's why.
  • New series includes nine casting models, from 7 to 8 feet long, with Fuji or ALPS guides.

    Okuma uses patented blanks for its PCH Custom rods, featuring a unidirectional fiber-reinforcement process that blends fiber over 24-ton carbon in the extended tip…

Sport-Fishing Apparel

  • Columbia Omni Shade Sun Deflector

    New Omni-Shade Sun Deflector technology actively deflects sunlight away from the body.

    Columbia added small deflector dots to the Omni-Shade fabric to help protect against harmful UVA and UVB rays in this Solar Shade long-sleeve technical shirt.
  • Helly Hanson Marine First Layer shirts

    New layering shirt line includes styles for men and women.

    West Marine and Helly Hansen now offer layering shirts that include women's sleeveless ($40) and long-sleeve ($55) versions, and men's short-sleeve ($45), long-sleeve…
  • New gear and tackle items for your angler friend or family member.

    These new gear and tackle items could make perfect gifts for your angler friend or family member — and they're priced under $100.

Sport-Fishing Accessories

  • New gear and tackle items for your angler friend or family member.

    These new gear and tackle items could make perfect gifts for your angler friend or family member — and they're priced under $100.
  • If you're ready to break the bank a little for that special saltwater fisherman, take a look at some of this higher-end tackle and gear.

    If you're ready to break the bank a little for that special saltwater fisherman, take a look at some of this higher-end tackle and gear.
  • The cooler's new body shape makes it easier to haul in and out of a boat.

    Yeti's new Hopper Two soft-sided cooler features a slightly modified body design. It comes in three sizes — 20, 30 and 40 — and costs $299.99 to $399.99.