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ZacAttack0201

Best Gloves for Ice Fishing

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I'm wondering if anyone has any thoughts on how good the ice armor, frabill or other brands waterproof gloves are?  I'm looking for a warm and dry pair for lake winnipeg in a few weeks - really not wanting cold or wet hands distracting me from good fishing.  Any thoughts would be appreciated.

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I like my ice Armor mitts but i can tell you they are not Water proof, I don't believe they have a gore Tex linner. 

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I have a box full of "ice fishing" gloves that I've tried from everyone over the last 10-15 years.  By far my favorite are the Cabela's Pinnacle with Gore-Tex.  A couple years ago I bought 3 pairs when they were on sale, so I'll be set for awhile.  The waterproofing is pretty good, they are warm, comfortable, and they last a long time.  

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I've dipped my hands into many holes wearing my Ice Armor Extreme gloves and my hands have stayed dry.  The regular Ice Armor gloves are water resistant for the most part, but dunking them down a hole and your hands get a bit soggy.  Try the Extremes out.  They're warmer than the regular IA gloves and will keep ya dry. 

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Thank you for the responses.  Out of curiosity, do any of the gloves mentioned have liners that aren't sown into the fingers?  Thanks again.

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Get the Frabil gloves, best gloves I've ever tried...I'll never buy ice Armour gloves again, they're fine as long as you don't get them wet haha...the fxe task gloves are my favorite.

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