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About Motorizing Your Fishing Kayak

Electric or gas outboard? Electric trolling motors can be very useful on kayaking ventures, but once the battery goes flat, a rather unfortunate situation, you may find yourself stranded a long distance from your initial launching spot. When this happens, … Continue reading

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Why and How To Motorize Your Fishing Kayak

Here are some observations related to motorizing your fishing kayak: 1.) Many kayak anglers do not appreciate paddling a great distance to get to a good spot. Spending time kayak fishing is preferable to pedaling or paddling. Large, expensive motorboats that require trailers, ramps … Continue reading

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The Realization of the Stand-Up Kayak Fishing Dream

Fishing standing in a kayak has often been dismissed as an impossibility, and didn’t receive much serious attention in the fishing kayak community. Fishing kayak manufacturers, knowing they couldn’t effectively offer this as an option, tried to play down the idea … Continue reading

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Hybrid fishing kayaks – reality, myth, and hype

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 … Continue reading

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Did kayak fishing have a future as an extreme sport?

Kayak fishing is perceived as an extreme sport by the majority of people who fish. What makes kayak fishing extreme are the following facts: Compared to motorboats, fishing kayaks offer inadequate stability and they basic comfort. In addition, they fail to … Continue reading

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Kayak back pain, lumbar support, and fishing trips…

The phrase “Lumbar Support” is one of the main subjects of the Kayak Fishing back pain discussion, mainly with the assumption in those discussions is that the lumbar spine needs support, which will in turn relieve or get rid of back pain. … Continue reading

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