June 05, 2023
By WILDFOWL Staff
Dive Bomb Industries Mallard Mug
Make his day by getting dad a Mallard Mug from Dive Bomb. Each 12-ounce powder-coated stainless steel mug is the ideal way to keep his beer cold or his coffee warm. Just like every other piece of his waterfowl gear, these tough-as-nails tumblers are insulated, dishwasher-safe, and built to handle all of the harshest conditions in the duck blind. Keep dad hydrated and refreshed with this dapper drinkware, available in each of his favorite Dive Bomb color schemes (Otter Brown, Field Tan, or Covert Green).
$15 | divebombindustries.com
Gator Waders Mossy Oak Original Bottomland Camp Shoe
If dad is a bottomland buff, he’s going to be smitten over these Gator Waders Camp Shoes. Featuring an ultralight outsole and breathable mesh with a soft cushion insole and elastic laces, these stealthy sneakers are some of the most convenient and comfortable shoes you’ll ever find. Combining necessary comfort with day in and day out durability, this fowl-inspired footwear is ideal for running errands in town or just hanging around the house, with sizes available in 8 through 14. Go for Father’s Day glory and get dad a pair of kicks he’ll have no problem in putting his best foot forward.
$60 | gatorwaders.com
Wildland Coffee Tea Bag Coffee
The new tea bag coffee from Wildland Coffee just may be the best gift for the always-on-the-go, get-after-it guy in your family. Ready in just eight minutes, each single serve bag is super simple to make: Heat. Steep. Enjoy. If you’re already dragging a ton of gear into the duck blind, this no mess, no fuss, easy to carry, convenient coffee will become your next favorite pick-me-up to avoid the mid-morning sleepiness and stay ready for action. Each bag contains a great-tasting roast from coffee beans sourced in Brazil.
$24 per 10 count box | wildlandcoffee.co
Purinton Maple Specialty Maple Spices
Get dad the sweetest gift and something you can savor together during the off-season with one of these maple spices from Purinton Maple. Not only are these maple spices delicious, but pure maple is an all-natural sweetener that is full of minerals and antioxidants and low in calories. Add one to your next wild fowl meal to spice things up and savor the memories of hunts gone by. Choose from maple cinnamon sugar, maple rub, or maple garlic rub and push dad’s grill game to the next level!
$9 per 3-ounce jar | purintonmaple.com
Hide Camouflage Signature Series Custom Camouflage
If you’re tired of hearing dad complain about not having enough camo or not having the right camo, kill that conversation completely by offering him the opportunity to design his very own custom camo pattern with Hide Camouflage. Using photorealistic background and elements from the actual places where ducks and geese live, including alfalfa, water, snowy corn, mud, and others, there’s no more excuse for not fitting in and staying well hidden. The process is simple: Choose a garment, then add a background, then add as many elements as you want until you find that perfect look you’ve been waiting a lifetime for.
Price Varies by Garment | hidecamobuilder.com
Oklahoma Fowl Company BOSS Rack: Panel Blind
Taking away the pains of panel blind use, the BOSS Rack from Oklahoma Fowl Company is primed to be dad’s next favorite accessory heading into the season. Designed to keep all the essentials organized in one place out of the mud, this add-on installs in seconds and features a dual drink holder, dual shell box holder, and even a dual headlamp holster. Built tough in the USA, the BOSS Rack is made of stainless steel and aluminum with non-slip, UV-treated HDPE to withstand the punishing conditions that hunting from a panel blind commands.
$75 | oklahomafowlcompany.com
Filson Ducks Unlimited Pioneer Graphic T-Shirt
This Filson t-shirt is for everyone who may have their doubts if dad still thinks about greenheads as much as he used to. It is super light, fits tight in the right places and is proudly made-in-USA with an officially licensed label and graphic from Ducks Unlimited.
$60 | filson.com
"A Hunter's Fireside" Book by Gene Hill
This book is a must-buy for every hunter who loves the sound of setting wings. Gene Hill was a true master of his craft, and this collection of short stories features tales of old Labradors, duck hunting friends and so much more that will be an instant favorite for a lifetime in and out of the duck blind.
$18 paperback | amazon.com
Chene Gear Boots
These boots from Chene Gear are as light as they come and are truly meant for moving with their EVA molded footbed. They are insulated with 3.5mm neoprene so they can be used year-round—from duck dog training this summer to duck hunting come fall. The extra 7mm innersoles give you the option to customize the fit for even further comfort and the treads are aggressive enough for a good grip but don't add extra bulk in your stride.
$200 | chenegear.com
Duck Camp Mallard Hat
This adjustable snapback from Duck Camp features a beautifully designed embroidered mallard that is so lifelike it had the WILDFOWL team nearly reaching for our Benellis. It will be the talk of every summer barbeque and with its cool nylon fabric, it will keep you sweat-free as you tell everyone about your Lab’s 1,000 yard retrieve through ice water.
$32 | duckcamp.com
Banded Goose Badge Long Sleeve Shirt
This shirt Banded is for all you goose gurus who also love to grill in style. This 100% cotton, soft-washed tee is perfect for cool summer nights and warm enough for early season drinks after a successful day chasing big honkers.
$18 ON SALE | banded.com