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Old Town’s Predator PDL Fishing Kayak

Returning to their roots, Old Town redesigned their popular Predator PDL to add modern features and lower the price. We caught up with pro...

Kayak Fisherman Raf Vargas On His Record Dogtooth Tuna

Kayak fishing world records are poorly recorded and vehemently argued, but some records are unquestionable. Raf Vargas’ 170-pound dogtooth tuna, caught off the coast...

Boat Review: Native Watercraft’s Manta Ray 12XT Fishing Kayak

You’ve got kayaks for fishing in a pond. Other boats are designed to target rivers. Then there are kayaks specifically for fishing in a...

Pro Kayak Fishing Tips And Tactics For Catching Snook

Over the past few years, strict conservation efforts have improved snook populations from Florida to Texas. Last year, poor water conditions, including a red...

Top 8 Essentials For Kayak Fishing In The Rain

Kokatat 1. Jetty and Stance Hydrus 2.5 $150/$130 | www.kokatat.com The set is light and packable, so it goes with me everywhere. The Hydrus 2.5 fabric is...

Feelfree Lure II Tandem Fishing Kayak Review

When my teenage daughter, Dasha, and I go fishing, she inevitably takes one kayak and heads south and I take another boat and head...

Top 5 Tackle Storage And Gear Crates For Kayak Fishing

As ubiquitous as paddles and PFDs, the kayak crate is an essential tool for storing gear and holding rods. Snatching a milk crate from behind...

BOTE’s Rackham AERO Inflatable Standup Paddleboard

My wife caught me in the middle of inflating BOTE’s new Rackham AERO inflatable standup paddleboard on the hottest day of the summer. “Nice boat,”...

Evoke’s Sequoia 120 Standup Fishing Kayak Review

Daylight savings time sucks. Every fall, just as speckled trout fishing gets good, for some ancient reason, I’m ordered to cut an hour off...

6 of the best fishing line’s for kayak fishing

Ancient hieroglyphics depict Egyptians fishing with rod and line. In the fourth century, Chinese used silk fishing line. In the 1940s, my great grandfather...