9 Best Hunting And Fishing SUVs

Wherever you like to fish and hunt, whether on your private ranch or somewhere deep in the forest, one piece of the essential gear you truly need is a reliable vehicle. This vehicle needs to handle a lot of challenging terrain and different weather conditions to have enough room for all your equipment.

We have spent a lot of time researching before we have made our ultimate list of the 9 best fishing and hunting SUVs that will likely become your best friends. But, no matter your choice, you will get all you need for the next big adventure. So let’s take a look.

Mitsubishi Montero

This model has lots of interior volumes and good off-road capability. You can easily place all your gear inside and return your trophies when you go home. A proven, rugged drivetrain makes this model an attractive option for any adventure.

Ford F-150

This big vehicle by Ford is great for carrying your equipment and is perfect for maneuvering on different terrains. There is plenty of cargo area to handle all your equipment and any fishing or hunting trophies you want to return home with. With the newest model, you don’t even need a tent if you want to stay overnight – just drift off to sleep in the front seat.

2020 GMC Sierra 1500

This is one of the best trucks for your outdoor adventures as it offers more cargo bed volume than its competitors. This Sierra 1500 gives you all the space you need for your equipment, plus it has the incredible functionality of the world’s first six-function MultiPro Tailgate.

  1. RAM Rebel 1500

The RAM Rebel 1500 is a light pickup truck that is durable and rugged. It also has all the comfort of modern vehicles. The best thing is that this SUV gets killer gas mileage – 29 on the open road and 21 in the town – sounds perfect, isn’t it?!

  1. Chevrolet Silverado 1500

This full-size pickup is available in three cab styles: the crew cab, the two-door regular cab and the four-door extended cab. It features 18-inch wheels and so much excellent hardware, such as special shock absorbers, underbody shields, recovery hooks, hill descent control, etc. It also has some unique interior and exterior style changes.

Toyota Tacoma

This is one of the most popular hunting and fishing SUVs. The most recent model features blind-spot monitoring, a wireless smartphone charger, heated seats and a touchscreen. It also has two hooks and a tow package.

Subaru Outback

The Subaru Outback is a solid performer on rough terrains and absolutely outstanding on snow. This model is spacious, efficient and reliable. Inside it is roomy and gets respectable gas mileage. You will have enough comfort you need when you go on outdoor adventures – you can lay down the seat and sleep in the back.

Jeep Wrangler

This SUV is perfect for you if you enjoy finding hidden hunting and fishing spots. The Jeep Wrangler is a sturdy vehicle with a low-range gearbox that allows it to climb over rough terrains effortlessly. Jeeps are known for their ability to handle harsh conditions – and this one is one of the most iconic models.

Land Rover Defender

The tough, capable and unstoppable Land Rover Defender is a perfect SUV for you and your hunting or fishing adventures. It is an all-purpose 4 x 4 vehicle and can help you win your day’s catch. It has enough space for all your equipment and can help you reach any rough terrain that comes your way. This SUV is a great off-roader.

Getting the right, strong and durable SUV is an essential step for your fishing and hunting adventures. Look for those vehicles that can stand any terrain and weather conditions. Loading all your equipment is also important, so look for a spacious machine. Hopefully, our list has helped you make the final decision. Tight lines and shoot well!

Jake Anderson is a car mechanic and author for Driversadvice. His love for cars made him pursue a career as a car mechanic, but his writing career hasn’t suffered either. In his free time, Jake loves to spend time at car races and restore old classic cars.


Nikki is an author and writer specializing in green living ideas and tips, adventure travel, upcycling, and all things eco-friendly. She's traveled the globe, swum with sharks and been bitten by a lion (fact). She lives in a tiny town with a fat cat and a very bad dog.

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