Living in the Pacific Northwest, chances are you may have a boater, fisherman, or sailor on your holiday list. Sure– you could get them another nautical mug or anchor key chain, but why not get a Christmas gift that they will never forget. If none of these gifts will do, a Van Isle Marina gift card is always the perfect fit.
If you’re hunting for the perfect gift for the captain in your life, we have a few ideas below that are both nautical and nice!
Puddle Jump Bags starting at $54.95
Available at the Van Isle Marina Fuel Dock, Puddle Jump bagsare versatile and highly functional for the nautical. They are made fromrecycled sails and come in a variety of styles and colours. The company standsbehind their products so firmly that they offer free repairs on your bag forthe first decade of use!
YETI Rod Holster $49.99
This fishing rod holder is made to securely attach to your Yeti Tundra or TANK cooler by a stainless-steel, powder coated bracket. The holder is designed to work seamlessly alongside your cooler to ensure complete access to your beverage of choice. Your cooler can make a great cast-on stand!
Imagine taking a trip to the beach, and not having to worry about tracking sand back to your boat! Tesalate, an Australian company, has created a towel that will do just that. The towel is lightweight, super-absorbent, and actually repels sand! The towels can absorb up to a quart of liquid and dry in half the time of a traditional beach towel.
The towel is available in colours and prints suited toeveryone!
The iBobber is a great alternative to an expensive built-in fish finder. The bobber is a portable, cast-able fish finder that marks fish,depth and water temperature accurately and transmits this information right to your smart phone. The user-friendly app identifies the length of each fish and their exact depth, up to 135’. For those social media savvy, there is a link to post your fishing finds directly on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.
Each charge has 10+ hours of battery life.
This sunscreen is perfect for the water-sport enthusiast in your life! It will protect you from UVA/UVB filters, while being water resistant for up to 80 minutes. Its velvety texture makes it a breeze to apply and ensure 100% coverage. The oil-free formula ensures you remain break-out free while staying safe in the sun.
Do you have any Christmas gift ideas that could help a fellow shopper? Comment below!