Gearing Up: Stocking Stuffers for 2022

Perfect gifts for the waterfowler in your life

© John Hoffman, DU

1. Dive Bomb Dry-Game Strap

Photo © Dive Bomb Industries

A bird strap is a convenient way to carry your harvest out of the field and to keep birds separate in a boat or blind. Dive Bomb’s Dry-Game Strap can carry up to eight birds and features a padded shoulder strap and a convenient attachment to hang the strap in your blind. Available in covert green, otter brown, and field tan. divebombindustries.com

2. Slayer Duck Calls Drake Slayer

This single-reed acrylic call is crafted with serious duck hunters in mind. Its unique design helps you unlock next-level sounds like Cajun squeals and long-range highballs. Available in a variety of colors. slayercalls.com

3. Filson Ducks Unlimited Watch Cap

It’s hard to beat wool when the mercury plummets. Filson’s Ducks Unlimited Watch Cap is 100 percent wool, making it naturally breathable and water resistant while keeping heat in. This cap is available in four colors and features a special-edition Ducks Unlimited patch on the cuff. filson.com

4. Ducks Unlimited License Plate

Showcase your support for wetlands and waterfowl conservation with this high-quality metal license plate embossed with a full-color Ducks Unlimited crest logo centered on a silver background. This satin aluminum license plate is a perfect accent for your vehicle, a conversation piece, and a great gift. ducks.org/merchandise

5. Lund Custom Calls LS-1 Speck Call

Lund is a small family-operated call company based in Clinton, Indiana. Their LS-1 Speck Call is powerful but also easy to blow and is available in several different color combinations. lundcustomcalls.com

6. Ducks Unlimited Flag

Just right for the house or duck camp, this 3-foot by 5-foot DU flag is made of durable polyester with brass grommets and features a white DU logo on a green background. ducks.org/merchandise

7. Browning Blackout Micro Headlamp

Every waterfowler needs a headlamp or two. This LED light from Browning features a robust aluminum housing with a bronze anodized finish. Dual Fuel operation means it can be powered either by the included rechargeable Li-ion battery or by one AA battery. Choose from high, medium, and low white-beam modes. browning.com

8. Higdon Outdoors Battleship Rigs

These pre-rigged decoy lines from Higdon are a convenient way to get your new decoys ready for action. The quick and easy non-tangle nylon rigging comes with 4- or 6-ounce weights, various length options, and a clip to help you stay organized. higdonoutdoors.com


Gift Membership

DU memberships are perfect gifts for friends and family. A $35 membership helps ensure healthy waterfowl populations and a bright future for waterfowl hunting, and every member gets a year’s subscription to DU Magazine, decals, a membership card, access to exclusive web content, and more. ducks.org