Coleman Fishing Checklist

Checklists are a good habit to get into when you prepare for an outing. Print this one out, make your own additions, and maybe you can avoid that, "Oh, no, I forgot..." scenario.

  • All necessary licensing including stamps and written permission to enter private waters
  • Proection from the Sun: Hat, Sunglasses, Sunscreen, and Bandana
  • Fishing Vest or Small Daypack with fishing tackle
  • Fishing Pole and Plenty of Bait
  • Two Coolers with ice: One for beverages and food; and one for fish
  • Plenty of liquids (water, soda, sports drink, fruit juice)
  • Food: sack lunch and plenty of snacks
  • First Aid Kit
  • Small Fixed Blade Knife, a pair of Needle-Nosed Pliers, and a Multi Tool
  • Insect Repellent
  • Compass and Portable GPS
  • Trash Bags