Reviews Summary

85% of the Plano Guide reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (67%)
Good (18%)
Average (7%)
Poor (3%)
Bad (3%)

Here's what the reviewers think about the Plano Guide:

Reviewers like these things about the Plano Guide

  • Some users described it as a great tackle bag which holds a lot of tackle trays.
  • Others love how the side pockets can hold a spool of Big Game mono and a jar of power bait in a side pocket.
  • Some fisherman like the back section with the rubber netting material with draw strings that can be tightened and is a good place to throw in some misc items.
  • Many users noticed that this tackle bag has a spot for everything.
  • Others said the rubber bumpers on the bottom are a nice touch.
  • A number of users highly recommended this to anyone who often fish out of a canoe or kayak.
  • Many owners find it compact, extremely well suited to organize fishing equipment.
  • SOme users are convinced that this Hheavy duty bag is built to last years of use and even some abuse.
  • Many fisherman are impressed with how it effectively holds all their lures for salt and freshwater fishing with enough room to stuff a slim bottle of sunscreen and a flat boonie hat inside the big pocket.
  • Others like how the front pocket holds usefull items such as line clippers, steel leader, etc.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One user said the only negative he have found is that it does not seem to have any place for spinner baits.
  • Others are disappointed when the plastic clasp broke too soon.

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Plano Guide features:
  • Side pockets

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


vs Plano Bags

The Plano Guide ranks #1 compared with the other Plano bags.

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vs All Bags

The Plano Guide ranks #1402 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on February 21, 2019