That’s rights it coming up to that magical festive season and you need get a gift for the carp angler in your life or even a cheeky present for yourself.
Well let me take you through the top Christmas gifts for carp anglers in 2019.
All the items in this guide are linked so you don’t have to waste hours searching for the products too.
Note: This guide was originally written in 2015 and fully updated in 2019.
Top gifts for carp anglers
DVDs and Books
There’s a no better gift to keep anglers amused on that family filled day than a carp fishing DVD or book. Below is a list of the best books and DVD’s of this year.
This year’s favourite carp fishing books
- Carp Fishing Manual (for carp anglers new to the sport)
- Ali Hamidi’s The Carpers’ High Book
- Every Bit of Blue: My Life as a Carp Angler by Frank Warwick (for the carp fishing obsessive)
- In Pursuit of the Largest by Terry Hearn (for the carp fishing obsessive)
- A history of Yateley by Rob Maylin (for the carp fishing obsessive, full carp fishing adventures and carp fishing history)
- A Fish for All Seasons by Martin Bowler (for the all rounder angler)
This year’s top carp fishing DVD’s
- Chilly On Carp
- Korda Underwater Dvd Part 8
- Korda Thinking Tackle Season 9
- Gone Fishing Boxset with Matt Hayes and John Wilson (for the all rounder angler)
In the past few years there is a few services that offer tones of carp fishing content that you can stream from any device home and on the bank.
The best service is FishingTV which offers an annual passes which can be a awesome gift idea.
Magazine subscriptions are a great present that every angler would love to have either in print form or kindle ebook format.
The top carp magazines are:
Photo framed prized catch
This is a great idea as a present for the carp angler in your life and is a very affordable way of appreciating your carp angler.
Just simply find a prized capture photo and frame it so they remember that moment forever.
Every angler appreciates new carpy clothing and the tackle companies this year have produced some stylish and functionable carp clothing for all of us to enjoy on the bank.
Below is a list of the top clothing in carp fishing this year.
- Fox Chunk Clothing Range
- Navitas Clothing Range
- Trakker Clothing Range
- Avid Carp Clothing Range
- Korda Clothing Range
Stocking fillers/small gifts
If it’s stocking filler gifts you’re after then check out this list below for some great ideas.
- Portable Powerbank charger
- Polarised glasses
- Terminal tackle such as hooks, swivels and leads
- Carpy food sets such as mugs, swiss army knives, plates etc
- Boilie Air dry bag
- Korda Krusha
- Korda Mini Rigsafe Combi
A gift to really impress
If you want to spoil the carp angler in your life then check the list below of gifts that will really impress.
- Bait boat
- Carp Barrow
- Digital SLR Camera / GoPro
- Underwater camera (capture what’s underneath the surface)
- Bivvy (check out our best bivvies of 2019 guide)
- Bite Alarm
There’s nothing better than a memorable moment on that special day.
A novelty fishing gift is a great idea to make the carp angler in your life cry with laughter.
Check out the list below for great novelty/joke gift ideas.
- Carp shaped pillow
- Novelty carpy T-shirt
- Duck Keyring with Light and Sound (brilliant for scaring the ducks!!)
- A carp fishing good luck mascot (every angler needs a little good luck mascot to guard the rods)
Playing it safe
Playing it safe is a great option if you have no idea what your carper wants or needs for their carp fishing.
There’s lots of tackle shops and online tackle retailers that offer vouchers so your carper can choose their own Christmas gift.
The list below is some of the best options for gift cards:
- Amazon (Full of carp tackle and clothing)
- Angling Direct (One of the biggest online tackle retailers)
I hope that this guide has triggered some great carpy Christmas gift ideas for the carper in your life for this Christmas.
If you have any questions at all don’t be scared to comment below and I will answer any queries you may have.
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