Looking for the perfect gift for people who love to fish?
We know that this area is filled with people who love to spend time fishing, from canoes, piers, charter boats and surf casting from the area’s beaches.
Here are two places to find gifts that they were cherish.
The Fishing Village in Surf City on Topsail Island
Operating since 1952, The Fishing Village, is located at 409 Roland Ave, in Surf City. Shop here for everything you need to buy a gift for the avid angler. Rods, reels, bait, tackle and everything else is there in abundance.
The Fishing Village is home to two other businesses as well. Island Outfitters stocks island wear and accessories for men, women and children. Columbia sportswear, Sperry deck shoes, terrific T-shirts, sunglasses, plus books and lots of other merchandise are stocked. The store also carries the popular Salt Life line. Not sure what to get? Make it easy on yourself and purchase a gift certificate.
Island Tackle and Hardware on Carolina Beach
The absolute place to go for your fishing, boating, camping and outdoor needs is Island Tackle and Hardware, a True Value store at 801 N. Lake Park Boulevard in Carolina Beach.
Upstairs of the shop is a must see boutique for sportsmen and women. Top quality clothing features Tommy Bahama, Columbia and Guy Harvey. Footwear includes Sperry top-siders, Evair Shimano marine shoes and Cofish heavy duty foul weather gear. Also up there you can find photography, cards, paintings, prints and sculptures, some by local artists. Hats galore. Again if you’re not sure what to buy, a gift certificate will be much appreciated gift.
Both locations are owned and operated by people who are very knowledgeable fishing in this area. Feel free to ask questions: they are happy to help.