~I received Rapala samples for the purpose of reviewing. Opinions and stories are my own.~
With less than 2 weeks to go till Christmas it is the inevitable last-second rush to find the perfect gifts. If you are still looking for the outdoor enthusiasts in your life don’t panic because you can still get some great gifts from Rapala, one of the most trusted names in fishing. Rapala is a company born more than 75 years ago when it created the first balsa wood lure, which is still widely used today. I grew up fishing with Rapala and I am continuing the tradition with my own family.
One of their Fish ‘n Fillet Knifes is a must for anyone into fishing. My dad has been using his Rapala one for years and now I have my own. Each Rapala knife is masterfully crafted with a renowned razor-sharp blade that anglers worldwide have grown to trust. They offer a variety of specialty blades available too from simple fillet chores to cleaning larger, boney species so that every type of fishing is covered. All the men in my life would love to see a knife wrapped up and addressed to them under the tree.
They offer tons of quality big ticket items like underwater cameras and more while still offering high quality stocking stuffers too!
You are absolutely never to old to start fishing. It can be relaxing, it can be a lot of fun and it is something you can enjoy with friends and family. It is also an easy sport to pick up if you just fish from the banks, no boat needed! Visit your local sporting goods store to find Rapala and respected Rapala Brands gear or check out their website to order directly. I highly suggest just going to your local store because it is actually a lot of fun to browse all the fishing stuff and the staff can help you pick out the perfect gift for those seasoned in fishing and for beginners. These are certainly gifts that can be used time and time again and can help spur some great family memories!