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Fishing Jackets

Discover the Angling Active Fishing Jackets collection, your shield against the unpredictable elements. When the weather takes a turn, a reliable fishing jacket is essential. Our range offers various options, each tailored to specific fishing scenarios. Stay dry with our waterproof jackets, perfect for keeping you comfortable in wet conditions. For wading anglers, we have shorter wading jackets designed to be worn with waders, allowing you to wade deeper without soaking your jacket.

Choose from thermal-lined jackets for cold weather or versatile waterproof shells that can be layered for any season. Multiple pockets keep your tackle close, and softshell and fleece jackets offer windproof protection. Don't let the weather dictate your fishing day. Explore our Fishing Jackets collection and fish in comfort!

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Scierra Helmsdale Jacket - Waterproof Breathable Fishing Coats
from £99.99 RRP £139.99
Simms ExStream Jacket - Fishing Coats Jackets
from £149.97 RRP £199.90
Simms Freestone Jacket - Waterproof Breathable Wading Coats
from £339.90
Snowbee Prestige2 3/4 Jacket - Outdoor Fishing Waterproof Breathable Coat
from £184.99 RRP £219.99
DAM Iconic Jacket - Angling Active
from £59.97 RRP £79.99
Simms Flyweight Access Hoody - Angling Active
from £199.90
Simms CX Jacket - Angling Active
from £429.00
Greys Tital Wading Jacket - Angling Active
from £199.99
Greys Fin Fishing Jacket - Angling Active
from £109.99
Greys Tail Wading Jacket - Angling Active
from £149.99
Fox Rage Voyager Lightweight Wind Blocker - Angling Active
from £74.99 RRP £79.99
Savage Gear SG4 Wading Jacket - Fishing Waterproof Coat
from £109.97 RRP £199.99
Vass Tex 175 Winter Lined Smock - Waterproof Breathable Fishing Jackets
from £119.99 RRP £129.99
Simms ProDry Gore-Tex Jacket - Waterproof Fishing Jacket
from £619.00
Simms Guide Classic Jacket - Waterproof Breathable Wading Fishing Coat
from £489.00
Scierra Helmsdale Wading Jacket - Waterproof Breathable Fishing Coats
from £99.99 RRP £139.99
Scierra Helmsdale Lightweight Jacket - Windproof Fishing Coats
from £39.97 RRP £139.99
Daiwa Ultra Carp Jacket - Winter Coarse Fishing Jacket
from £54.97 RRP £79.99
Simms ExStream Hoody - Fishing Clothing
from £329.90
Simms Fall Run Collared Jacket - Fishing Clothing
from £149.90
Savage Gear Reflection Hybrid Jacket - Angling Active
from £83.99 RRP £94.99
DAM Manitoba XT Fishing Jacket - Outdoor Waterproofed Clothing Rain Coat
from £69.97 RRP £109.99
Savage Gear Coastal Race Jacket - Waterproof Breathable Fishing Coats
from £99.97 RRP £149.99
Humminbird/Minn Kota Softshell Jacket - Outdoor Fishing Outer Layer
from £39.97 RRP £69.99

Fishing jackets are a vital part of any angler's gear, providing protection from the elements, enhancing comfort and importantly, offering functional storage. Depending on your specific needs and fishing environment, there are several types of fishing jackets you might consider, including waterproof jackets, insulated jackets and convertible jackets.

Waterproof fishing jackets are crucial for fishing in rainy conditions or environments where splashing or wave spray is a concern. They are typically made from materials such as Gore-Tex or nylon, which are both water-resistant and breathable. This type of jacket keeps you dry without causing overheating or excessive sweating.

Insulated jackets are ideal for those who fish in colder conditions. They typically have a waterproof or water-resistant outer layer with an insulated inner layer, often made from materials like down or synthetic fibers. These jackets provide excellent heat retention, keeping you warm and comfortable during your fishing trip.

The choice of material for your fishing jacket depends largely on the conditions in which you'll be fishing. Nylon and polyester are lightweight and fast-drying, and when coated with waterproofing agents, they can offer good water resistance. Gore-Tex provides excellent waterproofing while still being breathable, although it can be a more expensive option.

Before purchasing a fishing jacket, it's essential to consider the climate and the type of fishing you'll be doing. Comfort, durability, and your budget should also be key considerations. Features to look for in a fishing jacket include ample pocket space for gear, a hood for head protection, adjustable cuffs and hem to keep out cold air and water, and vents or breathable fabric to prevent overheating. Reflective details for visibility and safety, especially in low-light conditions, can also be beneficial.

Choosing the right fishing jacket will ensure you stay warm, dry, and comfortable on your fishing trips, while also providing convenient storage for your essential gear. By taking these factors into account, you can select a fishing jacket that perfectly meets your needs.

What coats are best for fishermen?

The best coats for fishermen are those that provide waterproofing, breathability and warmth. Depending on the type of fishing and the conditions, features such as multiple pockets, storm cuffs, and an adjustable hood might also be essential. Brands like Simms are well-known for producing high-quality fishing jackets.

Are fishing jackets waterproof?

Yes, most fishing jackets are designed to be waterproof to protect anglers from rain and splashes. They often have special coatings or laminates to ensure water resistance.

Why are some fishing jackets short i.e wading jackets and why are others longer?

Wading jackets are shorter to allow anglers to wade into water without the jacket getting submerged. Longer jackets provide more coverage and protection from rain and wind when on a boat or bank fishing.

Should I buy a warm jacket for fishing?

If you plan to fish in colder conditions, it's advisable to buy a warm jacket, preferably one with insulating layers. Layering can help regulate body temperature and ensure comfort.

Are fishing jackets ergonomically designed for angling?

Yes, many fishing jackets are ergonomically designed with the angler in mind. This can include features like large pockets for tackle, D-rings for tools and articulated sleeves for better casting mobility.

Do Gore-Tex make fishing jackets?

While Gore-Tex itself doesn't manufacture fishing jackets, they produce a waterproof and breathable membrane that many top fishing apparel brands use in their jackets.

Can a waterproof jacket be breathable?

Yes, modern waterproof jackets can also be breathable. Technologies like Gore-Tex and other breathable fabrics provide waterproof protection while allowing moisture from sweat to escape, ensuring the wearer stays dry both inside and out.

Are nylon material fishing jackets 100% waterproof?

Nylon is naturally water-resistant, but not 100% waterproof on its own. For a nylon fishing jacket to be fully waterproof, it often has additional coatings or laminates.

How is the waterproofness of a jacket measured?

The waterproofness of a jacket is measured using a hydrostatic head test. It measures how much water pressure (in millimeters) the fabric can withstand before leaking. A higher hydrostatic head rating indicates greater waterproofness. For a garment to be considered waterproof, it typically needs a rating of at least 1,500mm, although many outdoor jackets exceed this considerably.