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New Year, New Gear 2022

As we put 2021 behind us, it’s time to embark on a new year that is filled with adventure and time outdoors.

In order to do this, we must prepare ourselves for whatever the season brings with top-notch gear that can get us where we want to be. Whether you find yourself on the water, in the woods, or in your own backyard, it’s time to update your gear for whatever you want to do in 2022.

To assist in this endeavor, Bass Pro Shops is the place to shop for everything you need. Founded in 1972, Bass Pro Shops is North America’s premier outdoor and conservation company. They provide unrivaled products, dynamic locations, and excellent customer service. They know the meaning of adventure and their collection of superior outdoor gear is unmatched.

While their vast collection is full of options, let’s get you started with a few top sellers that just might spark some new year ideas.


Brand Penn Manufacturer Part Number 91332 (113H2) Assembled Product Weight (Pounds) 3 lbs. Manufacturer Penn Model Number 91332 (113H2)

Update your rod and reel with the PENN 113H/114H Senator Reel/Slammer Rod Combo. This combo packs enough power to let you land fish quickly and easily. PENN's Senator Reels still hold claim to a ton of world records, and their Slammer Rods offer angler-friendly, fast-tapered blanks for improved leverage, fish-fighting power, and a great feel.

With a corrosion-resistant reel construction and a rugged 1-piece 6'6'' E-Glass blank with integrated solid tip, this rod and reel combo will last you all year and more.

Gear Ratio 7.5:1 Model Number MP1SH72MH Line Capacity 12/110 Pieces 1.0 Ball Bearings 9+1

Update your rod and reel with the Lew's Mach Pro Baitcast Combo. High on both performance and comfort, this good -looking combo takes bass-catching fun to another level, with a rod and reel setup that's perfect for a wide range of techniques.

Inside the efficient low profile reel, you'll find a solid brass main gear and crank shaft, and a quality 10-bearing system with Zero Reverse® one-way clutch bearing; and, the matching rod is light and sensitive, yet powerful.


Built to withstand mother nature, this tent offers true 4-season protection with a full-coverage rainfly, waterproof coating, strong fiberglass frame, and more. On top of that, enjoy three mesh organizer panels, 3 roof hooks, 4 interior cup holders, gear loft, and a hanging entertainment holding system with a power port on the inside walls to give you a spot for storing items.


If you’re looking to maximize your concealment and game-spotting visibility, head over to Bass Pro Shops and grab the Cabela's® The ZonZ Specialist XL Ground Blind with an extra-spacious 5-hub design.

Quiet 300-denier brushed-polyester exterior features a water-resistant treatment; and a large, zippered, triangle door allows easy access. The Zonz™ Woodlands camo incorporates 3 distinct "zones" to effectively blend in with variations in terrain and vegetation, by providing unparalleled depth and realism at close range and long-distance. And, with a total of 7 windows providing 360° visibility of your hunting area, with each window covered with shoot-through mesh, you won’t miss a thing.

Backyard Cooking

Grill/Smoker Fuel Type Pellet Hopper Capacity 18 lbs. Ignition Type Electrical Number of Side Burners 0.0 Outdoor Living Product Type Wood Pellet Grill

On the days you find yourself at home, try something adventurous on your deck with the Traeger Pro 575 Pellet Grill. Wood-fired flavor made easy, this grill features the latest technologies to help you make your grill creations more flavorful and delicious. Built around its new D2® Direct Drive drivetrain, the Pro 575 combines a variable speed auger and fan to circulate its smoke and heat around your food for big flavor.

Ignition Type Manual Outdoor Living Product Type Charcoal/Wood Grill Primary Cooking Space (sq. in) 550.0 Product Weight (lbs) 231 lbs. Returnable 180-Day

Since we’re talking about top sellers, you might want to browse Bass Pro Shop’s YETI Collection too. This brand never disappoints and you’ll love drinking your ice-cold drink while grilling..

With a few options laid out, head over to Bass Pro Shops to check out the above products and more to get the best gear for 2022!

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Audrey Parks

Outdoor Editor

Audrey Parks is a nature writer and outdoor editor from Ashville, Alabama, who has authored multiple books on hiking, camping, and backpacking. As a top expert in the field of outdoor recreation, she works on environmental projects to preserve the natural world.

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