Whether you’re a serious angler or a weekend warrior, the right gear can greatly impact your success.

From the rods, reels, line and lures we use to catch fish to the tools and accessories that complement the effort, the latest and greatest always merits consideration.

Here’s a rundown of some of the new items announced for 2016.


Shimano “Hagane Design” Stradic Reels

Spiderwire Stealth Blue Camo Braid

Daiwa Tatula XT

Hobie Mirage i11s

Plano A-Series Quick Top

Arctic Ice Chillin’ Cradle

L&S Bait Co. Poppa Mullet C-Eye Pro Series

Livingston Lures Howeller Deep Plus

Live Target Hollow Body Sunfish

Mustad Jigs

Strike King Swinging Sugar Buzz

Wiley X WX Tide