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Eskimo Fat Fish 949 Hub Ice Fishing Shelter


by Eskimo
ID 1278269


Eskimo Fat Fish 949 Hub Ice Fishing Shelter - Eskimo's new Fat Fish 949 portable ice shelter has the most fishable area of any 3-4 person ice shelter on the market with a similar size and capacity. Anglers are guaranteed optimized comfort to increase success.
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Eskimo Fat Fish 949 Hub Ice Fishing Shelter


Eskimo Fat Fish 949 Hub Ice Fishing Shelter
by Eskimo


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Eskimo Fat Fish 949 Hub Ice Fishing Shelter - Maximized fishable area in a lightweight package. The original wide-bottom design of the FatFish series ensures you have plenty of room to bring everything you need to make your trip a success. Whether you're going out for the evening bite, a full Saturday on the ice, or camping on the lake for the weekend, you’ll be more comfortable in a FatFish. 

Don’t compromise with cheap, flimsy knockoffs—choose the original wide bottom design and pick up a FatFish 949 today. The only thing you’ll regret is that you didn’t do it sooner.

Thoughtful Design

  • More fishable area - The flared, wide-bottom design provides significantly more fishable area than other shelters on the market.
  • Portability - Everything fits into a zipper bag that can easily be carried on your back.
  • Mesh Storage Pockets - Keep your essential fishing gear handy & out of the bottom of the sled.
  • Removable Window Panels - Adjust your shelter’s ventilation with detachable hook and loop windows. Uniquely shaped windows allow plenty of viewing opportunities

Durable materials

  • Icetight fabric - Rugged and durable, tightly-woven, and featuring a high thread count; IceTight fabric delivers the wind and watertight performance that Eskimo shelters are known for.
  • Stronger hub design - The FatFish 949 features an all-metal ball-and-socket design as well as larger fiberglass poles.
  • YKK Zippers - Quality, durable, industry-preferred zippers—standard on all Eskimo ice shelters.

Rugged Features

  • Self-Tapping Ice Anchors - Easier to grip, and won't bend under pressure.
  • Deluxe tie-downs and in-skirt grommets - Deluxe, cam strap tie-downs are included for rugged, solid anchoring in windy conditions. Ice anchor grommets are now included directly in the shelter skirt for convenience.
  • Reinforced Corner Joints - Heavy-duty material is sewn over corner joints for reinforcement.
  • Ventilation: 2
  • Window / Door / Large Mesh Pockets: 6/2/2



Weight 30lbs
Capacity 3-4 Person
Color Red/Black
Fishable Area 61 sq ft
Ice Anchors Included 6
Material 300 Denier
Model FF949
Packed Dimensions 64in x 9.25in x 9.25in
Set Up Dimensions 94in x 94in x 80in H
Type Hub Ice Fishing Shelter
Warranty 1 Year Limited


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  • Provides warranty concurrent with manufacturer's warranty for the firearm, including all parts & labor for warranty repairs during coverage.
  • We'll keep you informed of any recall notifications.
  • Free packing/shipping to manufacturer &/or manufacturer's authorized service center for warranty repairs ($20-$40 value).
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