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Today at Jimmy’s

As next Thursday the 25th become closer and closer some of you might be starting to stress out about finding gifts for that special angler on your list. Well don’t worry the staff at Jimmy’s All Seasons Angler is here to help you. We have been featuring wonderful merchandise items from our store in the “12 Gifts for Christmas.” Today coming in at gift #9 is a William Joseph AMP chest pack. William Joseph has a reputation for producing quality fishing accessories and packs. This year they came out with a  new type of bag and featured it on a whole line of packs. They have replaced the zippers on these packs to magnets. The advantage of the magnet is the ease of opening and closing the pockets, also it is very quiet.  The magnet system also features a water resistant seal, and zero snags or failures. William Joseph offers a full line of packs featuring the magnet system in different sizes and different styles.

Stop by the shop and we can help you find that perfect gift, remeber if you are having a hard time deciding we have gift cards for any amount.


Today at Jimmys 12-16-08

Four new items have come to the shop this week. Two are books and two items you can tie flies with.

Local author and Trout Unlimited Staffer  Chris Hunt has written a book called “Shin Deep“. Its a compilation of essays from his frequent visits to some of his favorite waters.

The other new book is the “The Norman Maclean Reader” It is a collection of essays, letters and other writings by the author of “A River Runs Through It”

Mike Andreasen of Bountiful, Utah was here a couple of weeks ago for a tying demonstration.  He tied several of his stillwater patterns with a dubbing from Hareline called Krystal Dub. It is a mixture of rabbit fur and krystal flash.  It comes in 12 colors

The last item is the Wasatch Tools Bobbin Whirler. It is a combination bobbin and dubbing tool. An instructional DVD is included.


Today at Jimmy’s 12-16-08

Shin Deep, A Fly Fisher’s Love for Living Water, by Chris Hunt comes in as gift #8 on during the “12 gift of Chirstmas.” In this book Chris shares his experiences fly fishing around Idaho and the United States. This compelation of essays goes deep into the relief of stress and fatique from the day to day hussle that only a trout stream can wash away. This book is an easy read and very enjoyable for the novice or seasoned angler. A great stocking stuffer for that fly fisherman on your Christmas list.


Today at Jimmy’s 12-15-08

The snow has really helped bring the feeling of Christmas back to Idaho. Lets hope it all continues throughout the winter and we receive some water back into our reservoirs.

For Gift #7 of our Holiday speacail “12 Gifts of Christmas” is Buff Headwear. Buff Headwear is a piece of equipment that had its start with saltwater fisherman. It has slowly made its way into the trout fishing world during the last 2 years. Buff’s have many different types of uses but the primary use is for sun protection. We carry a full line of Buffs Headwear including a Polar buff which is great for winter time, and cold fishing days. Buff make great stocking stuffers, and we have a huge selection of colors. Come down to the shop today and check them out.


Today at Jimmy’s

Today’s gift idea is #6 for our “12 Gifts of Christmas.” We are featuring the Fishpond Dakota Carry on Rod and Reel case. This case is designed for travel to and from your favorite fishing destinations. It is also great storage for your fishing gear. This case will hold multiple rods and reels and is the right size for carry on. No more worries about the airlines losing your expensive fishing gear. Listed below are some features from Fishpond

  • Rugged 1680 ballistic nylon fabric
  • Signature waterproof, molded bottom
  • Adjustable, removable padded shoulder strap plus carry handle
  • Adjustable, padded, removable interior dividers for reels
  • Lidded, padded compartment holds up to four rods in their socks, depending on length
  • Three mesh interior pockets
  • Three laminated see-through/spill-proof mesh exterior pockets for keys, phone, airline tickets, etc.

Dakota Rod and Reel Case


Today at Jimmy’s 12-11-08

For day #5 of the 12 Gifts for Christmas from Jimmys All Seasons Angler we are featuring a new Lamson-Waterworks Reel, The Guru. The Guru is new this year to the Lamson line up. Replacing it’s little brother the Lamson Radius, the Guru offers the same features as all the Lamson reels with its sealed drag system. Guru enters the Lamson family as the lowest-priced fully machined reel. The signature arm-style element on the frame combines with open spokes to maximize structural strength and minimize weight. As with our other reels, Guru features true large arbor ratios. Guru is available in 4 weight through 10 weight, and shares identical drag design and components with our most expensive reels. Guru is finished with a clear type 2 anodize. Come down to the shop today and check out the Guru.

Lamson Guru Reel


Today at Jimmy’s 12-10-08

Day #4 for our “12 Gifts for Christmas” is a Fishing Lanyard. These Lanyards are made by Morning Star lanyard Company out of Pocatello, Idaho. These lanyards are great for any fly fisherman. There are a lot of different accessories that you can attach to the lanyard. This is a great replacement for a fishing vest. This keeps all your tools in one easy to access location, right around your neck!

Morning Star Lanyards come featured with:

  • quick release saftey breakaway
  • supportive nieck band
  • Vinyl Coated Stainless Steel Cable
  • Retractor, Fly Patch and Tippet SPool Holder
  • Stainless Steel Clip
  • Quality Swivles for accesories
  • Unique Handcrafted Beads

These Lanyards are great for a driftboat fisherman, or the wading angler. We have different styles and colors of beads down at the shop. Come in today and we will be happy to help you pick out the right lanyard for yourself or that fly fisherman in your life.


Today at Jimmy’s 12-09-08

Today is Day #3 for our special holiday promotion of “12 Gifts for Christmas.” Today’s gift is the Measure Net. This is a net that is used to land fish once they have been caught. We have all sizes available from a small wading net to a large drift boat net. The net features a ruler that allows you to measure the fish without removing the fish from the net, or the water. This is a great conservation feature and greatly improves the odds of a released trout surviving. It also allow you to leave the measuring stick at home. These nets are made of a strong aluminum tubing and have a durable rubber handle that allows the net to float.

Measurenet size Medium


Today at Jimmy’s 12-08-2008

The snow this morning made many of us here at the shop realize that winter is finally here. As promised I plan on continuing the “12 gifts for Christmas” from Jimmy’s All Seasons Angler. Today is day #2. This is a great gift and comes in at a fairly low price point. This gift is a great stocking stuffer for anyone who loves to fish from a boat.

Gift #2 is a Piopod micro trash container made by Fishpond. This little device is designed to help find a place for all that extra tippet and leader material that ends up in the river or the bottom of your drift boat. The piopod is not limited to tippet and leader material, you can stuff wrappers and cigarette butts in there as well. This is a great product for helping keep trash and other materials off of our favorite rivers. We have a great selection of colors at the shop. Stop by today to see this handy little accessory for you boat.

Fishpond Piopod Pack it in Pack it out Microtrash Container


Today at Jimmy’s 12-05-08

We have been starting to receive shipments for the Holiday Season. We have received many new items that will work great for gifts this year. I have been really feeling the Holiday spirit this year so I have decided to feature 12 of our new items as the “12 Gifts for Christmas,” from Jimmy’s All Seasons Angler. I have chosen these 12 items to feature because they are great gifts for any fly fisherman. If you are having a hard time trying to figure out what to get that angler who seems to have everything, or you are that angler who has everything and the loved ones in your life can’t figure out what to get you. Feel free to send them into the shop and we’ll be happy to help them.

Gift #1: Sage has featured a new cigar humidor. The humidor is a cigar sized aluminum rod tube. This unique humidor is the perfect temporary storage device for you precious cigars. It features a humidifier disk, and is lined with cedar. These humidors come in two colors black and sage green. These two colors match the same colors found on Sage’s Premiere Fly Rods. This is a great gift for anyone who enjoys a a great cigar after casting to rising trout.

Sage Humidor