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Motorizing Your Fishing Kayak Makes More Sense Than You Think

Typically, fishing kayaks are too unstable and uncomfortable to be effectively motorized, and the maximum that anglers are willing to do with their kayak is to outfit it with a weak electric trolling motor, which is a solution for short … Continue reading

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Review of the Wavewalk® 700 tandem fishing kayak

The Wavewalk® 700 has been out for almost a year now, and it’s already possible to say that it passed the critical introduction phase with flying colors – No one has found anything bad to say about this boat, and … Continue reading

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Fishing Kayaks’ Hidden Costs

I’ve learned that many product carry hidden costs, and fishing kayaks are not different.

Fishing kayaks can be expensive, and when you start adding the cost of all accessories you’ll find they actually cost much more. 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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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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Paddling Your Fishing Kayak With Others On-board or in Tandem

Sometime it’s fun to bring passengers on board your fishing kayak when paddling. Combining fishing, camping or bird watching, with paddling in tandem can add to the fun, although obviously paddling your fishing kayak in tandem can complicate some activities. The … Continue reading

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