Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Looking for the perfect gift to give your father, husband or favorite guy in your life this Father’s Day? We have a few suggestions that range from traditional or adventurous, right down to those he’ll use, as well as “just had to do it” gifts.  Take a look and feel free to submit any others you think Coastal Angler Magazine readers might like to know about.


Fishing enthusiasts love to look good off the water, as well as on the water, so what could be more appropriate than a fish-themed necktie? Wildties offers a variety of choices ranging from tropical, go green awareness, and wild to designer ties adorned with rhinestones. Eagle Neckwear carries a few sport fishing motif prints, and if you’re a designer wannabe, checkout Zaffle.com where your special guy’s favorite photo can be imprinted on a necktie, giving him a one-of-a-kind and unforgettable gift.


Here’s a gift he’ll remember for years to come—an Out Islands getaway combining cruising, fishing and island hopping! Check out the Bahama Papa Package available at Abaco Beach Resort at Boat Harbour. This guy’s getaway includes a welcome bottle of rum, four nights accommodations, one day in a center console boat, two round-trip ferry excursions, one guided snorkeling trip, and complimentary use of the resort’s fitness center, tennis facilities and non-motorized water sports. Prices begin at $809 based upon double occupancy.

Gifts He’ll Actually Use

When fishing, boating tackling those “honey do’s” around the house or even grilling, having enough light can be a time saver, as well as a life-saver. Meet the GorillaTorch light, which sheds light on hard-to-reach spots. Three flexible, wrappable legs with magnetic feet, weatherproof, and shockproof, make this a requirement for any adventure on the water or shore. Priced online for $29.95. This is one gift that won’t sit in a drawer.

Just Had to Do It!

In the spirit of the Wild West, check out the Beer Holster, which keeps dad’s beer ready for a quick draw whenever the need arises.. the holster snaps onto any standard belt and an adjustable nylon strap wraps around the thigh for additional support. A convenient accessory for when dad needs his hands free for fishin’, grillin’ or DIY projects. Priced at $29.95 on http://www.gifts.com.