Older fishermen are on the look for new products to improve their kayak fishing user experience, especially in terms of stability and ergonomics. Some kayak companies are attempting to match this demand by offering wide fishing kayaks known as Hybrid Kayaks. This kayak design is a mix of kayak, and canoe, or essentially a small, flat canoe with little or no free board.
Kayak fishing media are filled to the brim with reviews praising the stability and new canvas frame seats that some of these hybrid fishing kayaks feature. Some manufacturers claim that these hybrid kayaks offer the ability to fish standing up, which is arguably false, when it comes to the average Joe fishing in the real world.
What’s The Truth Behind This Hype?
Are these hybrid fishing kayaks as stable as claimed, and are they less uncomfortable or better in any other way than the conventional SOT kayak and sit in kayaks? Read more in this comprehensive report on hybrid fishing kayaks .