One Happy Father
Did your dad neglect you as a child by spending all his free time fly fishing instead of with you? If so at least picking out a Father’s Day gift will be easy. Here is a quick Father’s Day gift guide from Gallatin River Guides that will make it even easier. All items are available at the shop and were handpicked by fathers, future fathers and fishing guides who will most likely be single the rest of their lives.
Gallatin River Guides Gift Card ($5 and up)
Whether its for a guided fishing trip through Paradise Valley or filling up a new fly box, a gift card to Gallatin River Guides can eliminate the guessing game of gift giving, and allow your father to get exactly what he wants.
Abel Nippers ($100)
Do you need $100 nippers? Probably not, but they are without a doubt your most used tool while out fishing. We spend a lot of money on other gear, so why not nippers? Abel nippers two year warranty as well as replaceable blades makes this the last nipper your father will ever need.
Simms Taco Bag ($39.99)
Wader bag, changing mat, taco truck daily special and boot bag this bag is a must have. Holds two pairs of waders and boots in waterproof fabric keeping your car and home mod free. They also zip open into great mat to stand on while gearing up or down.
MFC Stainless Steel Hip Flask - Sundell's West Side Rainbow ($29.95)
Help your fathers fishing stories become that much better after a slow day of fishing. Manufactured using laser welding technology and a digital imaging process to deliver a stylish Rainbow Trout by local Ennis artist Bern Sundell.
MFC Pucket’s Series Water Bottle ($14.99)
Walter from Big Lebowski, Willie Nelson and High Plains Drifter all posing with their big catch on Pucket’s “Artist’s Series”.
Patagonia Vest Front Sling ($89)
Even for the minimalist, this pack carries all that you need with extra space. the comfort and easy access of a sling with nearly the room of a small backpack.
Blue Ribbon Net - Large ($205)
Every nice boat should have a nice net and Blue Ribbon Nets are handcrafted just 30 miles from Gallatin River Guides near Bozeman, MT. Dad can think of you every time he lands a fish, especially when it’s your fish.
The best fishing shirt we have found yet. Lightweight, 50+ UPF, and full of features to make handling all your fishing accessories easy. Fly box compatible pockets and tabs for securing tools eliminate the need for a hip bag or sling. This should be every fathers fishing shirt this summer.
Sage ONE Fly Rod ($795)
Sage’s “flagship” fast-action rod is the only rod you will need for any type of fishing. Hand crafted from their Konnetic Technology, the ONE rod is a game changer.
Titan Rod Vault ($495)
Fast and lockable rooftop rod storage means no more time spent rigging and de-rigging fly rods, leaving your father with more time on the water.