Simms Fishing Products, the preeminent manufacturer of waders, outerwear, footwear, and technical apparel in fishing, announced the launch of the Spring 2020 product line. Simms unveiled the full line at ICAST (July, 2019) and IFTD (October, 2019). Between the two shows, Simms garnered nine Best of Show awards from the Spring 2020 line alone. Designed for anglers fishing rivers, lakes, and oceans, the complete Spring 2020 line is available now in select retail stores and online at www.simmsfishing.com.
“I couldn’t be more excited for the release of the spring line. Once again, our product team has done an outstanding job of making the best even better and also bringing new product innovations to the table,” said Casey Sheahan, CEO of Simms. “In my mind, not only is this a pivotal collection of technical fishing gear, it’s a collection that makes a statement because it truly represents what Simms is all about.”
The Simms spring 2020 line features the expansion of the G4, Dry Creek®, SolarFlex® and BugStopper® collections, along with a wider selection of outerwear for women.
Simms 2020 Spring Line overview:
Dry Creek Collection
Expanding on the Dry Creek collection, Simms added eight new pieces that will keep your gear dry while on the water. Utilizing TRU Zip waterproof self-healing zippers, the all new Dry Creek Z Sling, Z Backpack, Z Hip Pack, and Gear Pouch are 100% submersible and provide easy access for storing gear.
New pieces from Simms’ most durable G4 collection include the G4Z® and G4 Pro® Stockingfoot Waders, G4 Pro™ Boot (Vibram and Felt), and G4 Pro® Jacket. Highlights from the new waders include an entirely new proprietary GORE-TEX® fabric package, patented compression-molded anatomically engineered stockingfeet for enhanced comfort and improved boot fit, front and back leg seams for increased durability, and 2mm abrasion-resistant, integrated gravel guards.
Offering ultimate protection from the sun, the new men’s and women’s SolarFlex UltraCool pieces feature Avra™ performance cooling fabrics to keep you comfortable on hot days. The men’s and women’s SolarFlex UltraCool Hoody is UPF rated and quick-drying, making it the ultimate shirt for hot days on the water.
Built with an all new Toray® fabric package, Simms popular Challenger Jacket and Bib boast foul weather protection and performance like never before. Featuring mainstays like a 3-point adjustable storm hood, zippered chest pockets, reflective logos, and killswitch attachment points, the jacket and bib are available now in more color options than ever.
Simms Spring 2020 Product Highlights
Simms’ most durable wader has been meticulously refined to offer features and functionality that meet the demands of the word’s most discerning guides and anglers. The G4Z Stockingfoot includes a low-profile, adjustable air-mesh suspender system, extended YKK® Aquaseal waterproof center-front zipper, and microfleece lined hand warmer pocket for strategic storage and cold weather reprieve. MSRP: $849.95
Simms’ guide-quality G4® Pro wading boot provides the highest standard of fit, performance, and durability. The all-new G4 ProBoot features vacuum-molded TPU and an abrasion-resistant mesh upper, 3-D molded toe cap, and dual-density EVA midsole for shock absorption and stability. MSRP: $299.95
Cut from advanced GORE-TEX® 3-layer fabrics and kitted with ingenious fishing details throughout, this guide-trusted jacket survives and thrives in the harshest conditions. The G4 Pro® Jacket features a 3-point adjustable storm hood, flip out verticle loop fly patch, two spacious rear game pockets, and a no-catch watertight cuff. MSRP: $649.95
A lightweight, hiking-inspired, wet wading shoe for moving fast on warm days. The Flyweight® features a lightweight synthetic upper, welded TPU film in high abrasion zones for enhanced durability, dual-density EVA midsole, and a neoprene opening to help keep debris out. MSRP: $169.95
Women’s specific, lightweight, and hard-charging, the Women’s Flyweight® Boot provides support and traction for sure-footedness in mossy, rocky waters. Features include a low profile, lightweight synthetic boot upper, welded TPU film in high abrasion zones for enhanced durability, speed lace hooks and lace-to-toe closure, and a scratch rubber toe cap. MSRP: $199.95
Built for and designed by women anglers, the pro-caliber G3 Guide™ Jacket is cut from GORE-TEX® 3-layer fabric for fighting extreme elements. Features include a single adjustment storm hood design, fly box compatible chest pockets, spacious rear game pockets, and a no-catch watertight cuff. MSRP: $449.95
Keep yourself from overheating with this hot-day hoody, cut from refreshing Avra™ cooling fabrics. Features include a patented, fully integrated hood/sungaiter, thumb loops, and a built-in sunglasses chamois. MSRP: $139.95
Functional, fashionable, fishy leggings for on-water adventures when you need protection from biting bugs. Features sculpted, high-rise compression waistband, articulated fit for superior mobility, and treated with Insect Shield® to block biting bugs. MSRP: $99.95
Ensure your key essentials are easily-accesible and 100% dry. The all-new Gear Pouch features a Tru Zip waterproof self-healing zipper for submersible protection, clear window for organization and accessibility, and webbing straps to secure to raft frames or other gear. MSRP: $59.95
About Simms Fishing Products: Established in 1980, Simms is the preeminent manufacturer of waders, outerwear and technical fishing apparel and accessories. Simms’ 80,000 square foot facility in Bozeman is the country’s only manufacturing facility for fishing waders. The full line of Simms gear is available at specialty and large format retailers across North America as well as www.simmsfishing.com.