Shipping and Return Policies


Gaffer Sportfishing will be closed on the following days in observance of holidays on which shipping services do not run.

New Year’s Day 
Martin Luther King Day 
Presidents’ Day 
Memorial Day 
Independence Day 
Labor Day 
Columbus Day 
Veterans’ Day 
Christmas Day (observed) 


All Gaffer Sportfishing hardgoods and non-wear items are warrantied for 90 days to be free of manufacturers defect.  In the event that you experience a failure directly related to our materials, design, or workmanship, please contact us to process your warranty claim.  T-shirts, hats, leaders, line and any other non-terminal tackle items are exempt from this warranty. However, in the event that you experience a failure or dissatisfaction with any of our products, please contact us.  We do not want anyone to be unhappy with Gaffer Sportfishing products.  Please note that fishing is an inherently dangerous pursuit.  Gaffer Sportfishing cannot be held liable for injuries, damages, or death that occur while using products sold on this website or through our authorized dealer network.


We stand behind everything we sell. If at any time your Gaffer Sportfishing purchase does not meet your expectations, you can return it for a replacement or refund except as noted below.  Used items outside of their warranty period are not returnable, this includes wear items such as apparel and fighting belts.  To make a return, simply package your item in its original packaging and email us for next steps:


Returns made within 30 days of purchase will be refunded with the type of payment used in the original sale. Returns made after 30 days will be denied. 


Need to exchange the item? Its just as easy as making the return. Please send a note to to start your return. You will then:

Step 1: Repackage the item in its original packaging.

Step 2: Return to Gaffer Sportfishing at address provided in return email. Be sure to include your original transaction number and/or contact information


Step 3: Upon receipt of your return, we’ll contact you to ensure that the correct item is sent back out.