Backcountry Anglers
Kayak Fishing
Pro:
- VERY shallow draft
- Easy to drag over oyster and sand bars when you get stuck
- Easy to paddle with double-ended paddle (can go pretty fast if you are in shape)
- Quiet
- Easy to haul in or on top of truck
- Many fishing options are now available
- Does not require a ramp for launching
- Inexpensive way to boat fish
- Allows you to cover more ground faster than when wade fishing

Con:
- Hard to navigate in the wind and cast at same time
- Can cause back problem unless you get a really good seat with high back
- May be hard for you to cast very far due to low position on the water
- You will get wet no matter what the ads say

Sit On Top Kayak Advantages Over Sit Inside


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