In deep snow, it's a complete bitch since it weighs 80ish lbs empty and 125+lbs with gear. $59.99. Clam Nanook XL Thermal. Keep snow and slush out while pulling or trailering your Eskimo ice shelter with this 60” Travel Cover. This lightweight design cuts through the snow or glides easily across the ice to set you on top of the perfect spot. I would have liked the 1-1/4" poles in the Nanook, but it's still nice. Does anyone have any experience with either of these? ORIGINAL POST ... a real step up from what I had before. The leader in the ice-fishing industry offering a full line of hardwater fishing supplies, including the Fish Trap® (flip over shelters), Clam™ pop-up hub-style shelters, IceArmor™ by Clam (outerwear: bibs, parkas, head & hand) and Clam Ice Fishing c Im looking forward to buying a knew flip over this year at the ice show in St. Paul. I'm a bigger guy and I had another friend of mine I. Add to Cart. This house has been one of Clam's most popular models over the years. Clam vs. For two anglers, this is an ideal solution. I have the Clam Nanook Thermal and like it for a oversize 1 man shack. Its been great so far. It’s lightweight, very popular for a good reason, and flips over easy. Shop from a selection including brands from Clam, Otter, Eskimo, and more! I’m trying to decide if I should get that or a new nanook thermal xl for $500. ... Nanook XL Thermal. Thanks! 99 Clam 8820 Fish Trap Ice Fishing Travel Cover Fits Pro, Legend Thermal, Legend XL 4.5 out of 5 stars 30 Find it here on Amazon. Do you have issues with blowing around in the wind? Thanks a lot and good luck fishing. Posts: 29. If I'm set in a good spot and not moving for a while, I take snow and slush to pack down the skirt of the front and block any air channels along the tub. $389.99 - $1,271.99. I wish I could get away with the one man for the reasons you stated but I’m getting it to share with someone. Clam Nanook XL Thermal. I also have a Clam Guide flipover and love it. I’ve also had a tough time finding them in store since mid last season. Please give me your personal opinion and prior experiences with either of the houses. Keep an eye out for used Eskimo as well, they have improved their quality over the past 3 years. I made a Smitty sled for it that helps a ton . I take one of the seats out and move the other seat 10 inches closer to center to give me a little more elbow room when I'm by myself. The Clam 9714 Nanook 2 Person Ice Fishing Shelter is a two-person, instant set-up portable fish house. I had a clam two man and I dragged it all over the place. Eskimo Sierra Series Portable Ice Fishing Flip Style Shelter 4.6 out of 5 stars 62. Otter vs. Frabil vs. Eskimo GUESTS. $399.99. I know it might be another annoying step but I was hope that might make it more manageable. I have a nanook thermal have had it about 4 years now. Usually the heat stays on low all day and I ditch my coat/hat/gloves as soon as I get in. Ripped skirting once because it froze in the ice. I really like my clam nanook thermal. I have the Grizzly and would put that up against the same sized Otter any day. The X-400 Thermal Hub ice fishing shelter boasts 64 square feet of fishable area, but packs down small for easy transport. This lightweight and highly-portable shack holds in the heat thanks to Eskimo’s insulated IQ fabric. Even if it’s not the x-over both older style otter houses I have had and the new ones are extremely well built. It also allows me the option to have someone fish with me if needed. I’ve narrowed it down to the Eskimo Sierra Thermal and the Clam Nanook XL Thermal. The lightweight design cuts through the snow and glides easily across the ice so you can find that perfect spot. I've had the clam guide(precursor to the nanook) since 2005. I use that whenever I go out by myself and I’ve fished two people out of it fairly comfortably although I take the Otter Lodge out whenever I actually plan on fishing with someone else. The Fish Trap Kenai has been the most popular one person shelter on the market in recent years. Clam Voyager X Thermal - Ice Team Edition. Description This portable, flip-over fish house allows two anglers to fish comfortably side-by-side. Not one of the ones you’re considering but i’ve got a shappell bayrunner and every other one i’ve tried pales in comparison, being able to sit in the tub of the sled makes all the difference when theres a bunch of slush or wind. It’s lightweight, very popular for a good reason, and flips over easy. 4.5 out of 5 star rating (4 reviews) Quick View. Eskimo Outbreak 450 Ice Shelter. $400 great seats, insulated, aluminium square tubing. I just bought a eskimo sierra thermal. When the fishing is hot but the temperatures drops, get inside an $489.99. The Clam Nanook Flip-Over Ice Shelter offers a nearly instant setup to get you fishing faster. Though, if I had the money, I'd probably go with an Otter. Liking the new nanook with side entry and increased headspace. Thanks for all the input! Nick Ward 8,299 views. Clam Jason Mitchell Nanook XL Thermal Flip Over Shelter $ 699.99 (1) Clam Jason Mitchell Yukon XL Thermal Flip Over Shelter. January 2, 2015 at 4:14 pm #1491244. Clam Nanook XL Thermal 2-Person Ice Fishing Shelter and Sled. The 949 will fish 2 with plenty of room and could fish 3 with the right hole locations and 4 in a pinch but it would be TIGHT. I have a 2 man 'Eskimo quick flip' looks a lot like the clam and the Frabill. Eskimo Outbreak 450i Insulated Pop-Up Ice Shelter. $59.99. I would buy again. $49.99 ... Clam Runner Kit - Nanook XL/Nanook XL Thermal, Black 4.2 out of 5 stars 20. Out of Stock. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. Clam 2 Angler Nanook XL Shelter Blain # 1263590 | Mfr # 14270 $ 479 99. $399.99. Its been great so far. 4.2 out of 5 star rating (58 reviews) Quick View. Clam X300 Pro Thermal. Ratings (1) (0) (8) (0) ... Runner Kit - Nanook XL/Nanook XL Thermal Ice Shelters Increase the life of your shelter's base Increase the life of your shelter's base by adding a runner kit. Quick View. The Nanook Thermal XL is the thermal version of one of Clam’s most popular models over the years. Quick View. Clam Scout XL Thermal - 40th Anniversary Special Edition. Limited Stock! Choose from tops brands such as Clam and Eskimo, that offer multiple shelter sizes with the option of an insulated or un-insulated shell. This 2-person, thermal portable fish house allows 2 anglers to fish comfortably side-by-side. This lightweight design cuts through the snow or glides easily across the ice to set you on top of the perfect spot. I went with Eskimo over clam because the Eskimo has removable / replaceable window flaps, the Clam has them stitched in and if they tear you're screwed. It's been pretty good overall. ... Clam Nanook Thermal Flip Over Shelter $ 579.99 US Clam Nanook XL Flip-Over Shelter $ 479.99 US Clam Nanook XL Thermal Flip-Over Shelter $ 549.99 US ... Clam Nanook XL/Yukon XL Fish Trap Floor $ 119.99 US New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. $489.99. The Nanook Thermal XL is the thermal version of one of Clam’s most popular models over the years. We didn’t forget the popularity of the accessory tray from the original Kenai so we have included … Retail $549.99. I use it just for me so only put 1 seat in it, like the extra room that way. A whole lot easier to deal with than my hub-style shelter. Clam Nanook XL Thermal. I'm looking for a 2 man, thermal that I can tow behind my ATV. If there is deepish snow you are going through it is mandatory to keep it light. I'm assuming if you try to drill with the sled in place it would make a helluva mess with all the slush. Find a large selection of Ice Fishing Shanty/Shelters & Sleds by Clam, Frabill, and Eskimo in the Fishing department at low Fleet Farm prices. Clam Nanook XL Thermal. Has anyone tried using a smitty to lessen the load of a 2 man flipover? Quick View. The Clam Nanook XL Thermal 2-Person Ice Fishing Sled Shelter is the thermal version of Clam’s most popular ice shelters. Ratings (0) (0) (8) (0)View Product: View Product: … What is everybody's experience with these shacks? Can't comment on the Eskimo. Can kind of echo what others have said though, if you load it with stuff and are carrying it by hand, it can be really heavy. $549.99. Is there a better time then others to find these and/or get a decent deal? There was a eskimo 2 man at fleet that looks very nice and it was a hard chose between the two. Eskimo QuickFish Series Pop-Up Portable Ice Fishing Shelter The clams do look really nice though. Clam is synonymous with ice fishing. The Eskimo® Sierra TM is the ultimate flip up shelter for both runners & gunners and those who prefer to set up and sit tight. I went with eskimo because I heard from a few friends that had clams that the zippers always broke and one had their poles bend. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. I had a regular Nanook, not thermal, but for space it worked well. The Sierra Thermal uses IQ Insulated Quilted Fabric to stay 35% warmer than non-insulated shelters. Retail $549.99. I find myself being lazy to switch spots, even when I know I should, just because of the inconvenience taking everything down and setting it back up. Compatible with: #25250 Sierra Thermal, #25300 Sierra. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. My advice: Eskimo. There isn’t extension tubes in this model, so it is a tad low ceiling-wise. Or for really big guys, the Nanook XL works as a great one-person shelter. Two comfortable swivel Versa seats are mounted to the sled and can be fully … Eskimo Sierra Series Portable Ice Fishing Flip Style Shelter 4.6 out of 5 stars 62. With our exclusive Side Symmetry Door System, anglers can get in and out of the shelter with ease. Eskimo Grizzly vs Clam Nanook XL thermal Found an Eskimo grizzly for $500 on Craigslist that’s been used 4 times, and comes with a cover and runners. Can always find people selling them used for cheap on Facebook or similar sights. Quick View. $529.99. Add to Cart. I did love my clam though. Usually the heat stays on low all day and I ditch my coat/hat/gloves as soon as I get in. Ice Armor By Clam. Clam Corporation 112847 Nanook XL Thermal - 2 Anglers 4.6 out of 5 stars 9 $549.99 $ 549 . Participant. From brands like these, you can expect premium ice houses with features such as durable thermal fabric to retain heat, heavy-duty poles, multiple doors, and storage options. The house itself is hands down the best value in ice fishing. My old clam is probably 12 years old, so I'm not even sure what the new latest and gre Clam: Clam: Eskimo: Eskimo: Name: Runner Kit ... Sierra Runner Kit: Eskape 2800/Apex Runner Kit: Price $ 49 99 $ 53 99 $ 63 26 /box $ 69 99 /box. $1,049.99. I have a Jeep Grand Cherokee and it fits perfectly in my car with the back row of seats folded down so no worries if you don’t have a pickup truck. WAS: ... Eskimo Sierra Shed Ice Shelter. I'm 5'9" and have to bend a little when I stand up. Quick View. Clam 2 Angler Nanook XL Shelter Blain # 1263590 | Mfr # 14270 $ 479 99. With our exclusive Side Symmetry Door System, anglers can get in and out of the shelter with ease. Clam Voyager X Thermal - Stealth Edition. The SCHEELS ice fishing experts select the best brands for ice houses in the industry. Clam Nanook Thermal 2 person ice shack. X-400 Thermal Hub Shelter. Anglers will also enjoy the unique X-series design, … Their whole line seems pretty good. If you don’t need a two man or don’t have a machine a one man version is the way to go. Link to post Share on other sites. Next. Clam Kenai Pro Thermal 1-Person Ice Fishing Shelter. I did take one of the factory seats out and will bring a folding camp chair if someone fishes with me. This 4-sided portable hub house has plenty of room for heaters, chairs, equipment and the kids! It feels very solid and not that heavy. The Eskimo Sierra ice shanty delivers on its promise of durability and comfortable ice fishing experience. The Clam Nanook Flip-Over Ice Shelter offers a nearly instant setup to get you fishing faster. Clam nanook thermal vs yukon tc. This house has been one of Clam's most popular models over the years. I like the Clam nanook for the price. A super durable fabric protects against cold weather for enhanced comfort while fishing. I use it just for me so only put 1 seat in it, like the extra room that way. I’m selling my Clam Nanook Frankenstein ice shack. Clam Scout XL Thermal - 40th Anniversary Special Edition. Started out with an Eskimo Quikfish 3 (which does not fish 3), then Clam 6 x 8, now Eskimo 949 non-insulated. Front and rear access doors make access into this shelter easier than ever. never used the other one. For really big guys, the Nanook is a great one-person house too. I went with eskimo because I heard from a few friends that had clams that the zippers always broke and one had their poles bend. I had a lot of condensation in it, but with the thermal, that would have been cut back a lot. Clam Nanook XL Thermal Ice Shelter. As far as a wider range if reviews it was even between clam nanook and eskimo Sierra when I asked multiple facebook groups. $19.99. I'll keep an eye out but I need one by November. If I remember, there isn't an obvious way to anchor them to the ice. I have the uninsulated version and have never, ever had a problem with heating it with my buddy heater or keeping it warm. Description This portable, flip-over fish house allows two anglers to fish comfortably side-by-side. Clam Outdoors Clam 12846 Spreader Pole Storage System. A super durable fabric protects against cold weather for enhanced comfort while fishing. My only complaints are it's not very tall so I can't just stand in it. If you’re looking for a well rounded house that’s affordable, this may be the portable ice house for you. The sled has some cracks in the corners but is still solid, just let’s in a little bit of snow. I like the Clam nanook for the price. Ice fishing is the practice of catching fish with lines and fish hooks through an opening in the ice on a frozen body of water. This lightweight ice house uses a Rapid Pole Slide Extreme (RPSE) system for quick set up even with gloves. It's heavy to drag. Clam vs. Press J to jump to the feed. When the fishing is hot but the temperatures drops, get inside an Eskimo® Sierra TM Thermal Ice Fishing Shelter to stay warm and comfortable. Special offers and product promotions. I usually silcon the poles beginning of season had 1 poll quick bottom break. A single buddy heater keeps it toasty need the bug buddy only twice but it was like 40 to 50 below. Clam Clam Nanook XL Thermal Flip Over Shelter 2 Anglers 12847 . I have been thinking either an Eskimo Sierra or Clam Nanook XL. It feels very solid and not that heavy. Front and rear access doors make access into this shelter easier than ever. I just bought a eskimo sierra thermal. My old clam is probably 12 years old, so I'm not even sure what the new latest and greatest features are. Otter Outdoors Pro X-over Cabin or Cottage. Add to Cart. 12/6/10 @ 5:40 PM. Getting a new shack this year and I narrowed it down to these two. If you’re looking for the best flip over ice shelter, the Sierra is for you! The Nanook Thermal XL is the thermal version of one of Clam’s most popular models over the years. Any insight/advice/recommendations would be appreciated! Eskimo QuickFish Series Pop-Up Portable Ice Fishing Shelter Add to Cart. Clam X200 Pro Thermal - 1800D Fabric. Clam Clam Nanook XL Thermal Flip Over Shelter 2 Anglers 12847 . Eskimo Sierra Thermal Ice Fishing Shelter, 2 Person. Clam Voyager X Thermal - Ice Team Edition. Time to pull the plug on my old Clam sled and want to hear opinions on which one to get next. Add to Cart. I do plan on building a smitty for the sled too. I sold the Kenai Pro and bought a Nanook Thermal. Clam Nanook XL – 2 Anglers. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. If you are going out by yourself, I would look for a used thermal flip over house. Clam Command Post Thermal 6 - man Hub Shelter with heat - trapping IceArmor fabric to kill the chill! I've been kinda looking at a two person flip as well. Eskimo vs otter. Keep snow and slush out while pulling or trailering your Eskimo ice shelter with this 60” Travel Cover. But it was heavy, especially once it was loaded down. There thermal, side opening version would be great. It's been pretty good overall. The Sierra Thermal is the perfect flip shelter for chasing fish with a friend on a cold day. If you really want to be mobile, go with a one man version. The Clam 9714 Nanook 2 Person Ice Fishing Shelter is a two-person, instant set-up portable fish house. The Clam Nanook XL Thermal is a tough portable shanty and is a great as a two man or one man option! Don’t skimp, do it right. $1,049.99. There fishing often who isn't slight either. Eskimo Eskimo 49.5" x 9.5mm Replacement Fiberglass ... Add to Wish List Add to Compare. I’m in the market for a new ice house and I’m looking at a couple clams just can’t decide on the one I want. Though, if I had the money, I'd probably go with an Otter. 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