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Gear for Kayak fishing
Hi I am mainly an angler and am considering getting myself a kayak and fishing from it. I would like help on the gear I would need to make it fun, enjoyable and safe. Thanks.
by roy
Winter gear
Anyone use pogies? With or without gloves?
by hydrabadchick
I'm looking to sell my liquid logic lil' Joe and gear. What ...
I'm looking to sell my liquid logic lil' Joe and gear. What should I be asking for? See photo below.
by Guest
FS: Kayak- Dagger Cypress Expedition and gear
... terial: Polyethylene Color: red/granite/blue Length: 12'11' Width: 25 1/4' Rear sealed bulkhead for gear Purchased last year from Bushtukah, ...
by Hdamaall
Give a Newbie Free Gear: a PFD and a Paddling Jacket
I've just received a large box of pfd's and drytops from MTI Adventurewear, a Massachusetts company that makes pfds and distributes Palm drytops. Two of the items they sent are the Solari
by AdamGloucester
Re: Buying Old Town Loon 138
... 2000 and paddled it many miles. It is a great boat and very comfortable plus you can haul a lot of gear if you are into kayak camping or longer paddles. One disadvantage I've ...
by BobJ
Re: Should a 2yr old go canoe. My ex husband took our toddler to...
... ave a 9 month old who will be canoeing this summer. We've taken our son since he was 4. You have to gear the ...
by Laurie Ann
Re: Looking for a poke boat
... I am not going to challenge the poster's claims, people in general want way to much for there 'used gear' than what is realistic or what it's actually ...
by Sound Chaser
Here's to a great summer
... of summer up here, it's when people plant their annual gardens, and outdoor living swings into full gear. In Ottawa, it's the start of closing off the parkways to cars on Sunday mornings for the ...
by kitchissippi
Paddling in Ice on the Hudson
... it's frozen too. We check by the gazebo, the water around it is still liquid, Hurray! We unload our gear. Says the cop "you can't park here" We explain were just unloading our gear & will park on ...
by torahron
Guide to selling your Kayak/ Canoe
... 50% of original full retail price not including taxes. Most people want way to much for their used gear. But, also remember you probably did not pay full ...
by Sound Chaser
A quick Rideau retreat
Paddling on the Rideau can be satisfying when you seek a quick getaway into nature while remaining not too far from amenities like flushing toilets and snack stops. On the lakes that form the upper ...
by kitchissippi
What is the value of a used kayak?
I like these questions. They keep showing up and they are never easy to answer. Forgive me please: You'll find it is only worth what you can get someone to pay you for it tempered with how badly ...
by Daniel
Snow Kayaking – Yes Snow Kayaking
... chum Idaho. Another Google search on "Snow Kayaking: How To" will provide a quick intro into the gear and outfitting required for this winter "water" sport. ...
by Daniel
Canoes vs. Kayaks
Image of a couple canoing posted by Idaho Canoe and Kayak What is the difference between a canoe and a kayak? As Der Nageler said there are different styles of Canoes and kayaks. There are ...
by Daniel
Trent-Severn Paddle and Pedal
The Trent-Severn waterway is an historic water route that winds through central Ontario from Georgian Bay (Lake Huron) to the Bay of Quinte (Lake Ontario), cutting through scenic cottage country ...
by kitchissippi
My history of kayaking
... time. I much prefer the stability of a kayak, especially if carrying a few thousand bucks worth of gear! LOL My first paddle was in April in Cootes Paradise in the Hamilton area, with a buddy who ...
by TOLady
Would You Keep On Kayaking If It's Raining?
absolutely just pause to "gear-up"for it and paddle-on!!!later gumby/zenkayaker
by gumby
To boldly go. . .
... ening we moved the canoes about 3 km inland, about halfway to the first lake. The next day all the gear got to the lake, we had lunch, then went back for the canoes. By early evening we had made it ...
by sgbotsford
Re: 12 yr old Wilderness Systems, Cape Horn 150
Hi Randy, Thank you so much for taking the time to reply. I really appreciate it! Exactly what am I looking for vis a vis the seat? Also, I've found just one ad for a used kayak exactly the same ...
by Abee
Re: Buying a used kayak
Paul, I checked out this site http://eartheasy.com/kayakpage.htm and found this list of tips: Buying a Used Kayak Wash down kayak inside and out. Sand, dirt and leaves can conceal cracks and ...
by hydrabadchick
Which canoe size is best for you?
A canoe does not need to match your height, if anything, it should match your weight. Actually, the intended load and the type of water you plan to run are the best determining factors for the ...
by sgbotsford
Planning a route
You're bored with weekend trips You know all the ones within reasonable driving distance. You did a guided trip on the Churchill one year, but now you want to go it on your own. You want to feel ...
by sgbotsford
Re: Ideas for designing a wanigan?
I use a 30 litre barrel with a harness that I can portage on my chest with another pack for shorter trips. it will hold all my food,spices,dishes and pots. After the first day or so even the stove. ...
by Rayven
Re: Canoe Vs Kayak - What is the difference
As Der Nageler said there are different styles of Canoes and kayaks. Each of them have been designed to better perform under specific conditions and types of water. You can think of a Canoe as a SUV ...
by Daniel
Re: Should the length of my canoe fit my height?
The question asked, was, "Should the length of my canoe be selected based on my height?" No, or at least I've never heard of such. If anything, it should match your weight, or rather the intended ...
by sgbotsford
Re: WHat is the best tandem whitewater canoe out there?
... his bad boy will take one heck of a pounding and can easily handle two plus a couple weeks worth of gear and ...
by Craig W
Re: I just bought an old, fiberglass kayak I plan to spend the winter restoring...
Just putting more gear on yak. Open to any suggestions. http://www.mykayakingbuddies.com/images/fbfiles/images/IMG_20140608_1
by Ft Pierce Pat
Re: Unable to locate a spray skirt for a Pelican 140T. Manufactu...
A 93.75 inch by 23 inch spray skirt fitted for two people?? If one could be found or made, this does not sound like a very good idea. If one ever had to wet exit there would be two people enmeshed ...
by Daniel
Re: Is there a kind of a kayak trailer? or am I being delusional...
... have never seen a comercial towable "trailor" a freind of mine made a skin on frame one to tow her gear when she went camping. You could also use another kayak of inflatable raft to tow behind you. ...
by Jules
Re: WTB or try out: Micro Poke Boat, Old Town Otter, or other solo boat
... $400. I'm in Brunswick, Me Email me at <email> I also have a lot of other kayaking gear that ...
by Allison
Great Lakes Sea Kayaking Association
This sounds like a great non profit group for kayaking adventures....I have applied to join but, I have no affiliation or motive for promoting this group: http://glska.freehostia.com/index.html ...
by Sound Chaser
Typical cruising speed range - sea kayak
... of speed if cruising on open ocean. It would be in a wooden kayak, probably weighing 80 lbs + with gear. I know there are many factors affecting speed, so I am looking for a typical range. ...
by pietje
Re: How much is my old town 14ft 2 person kyak that has never been in the water...
I like these. They keep showing up and they are never easy to answer. Forgive me please: You'll find it is only worth what you can get someone to pay you for it and how badly you want to sell it. ...
by Daniel
Maxi Poke boat for sale
... r repairs. Very stable and roomy. Great for hunting, fishing. Can hold you and your dog and your gear. Or another person. Weight capacity 450 pounds. Located in eastern Pennsylvania. ...
by pandakita
Re: Used Wilderness Systems Tsunami
With gear included, I'd go for it at $700 :)
by Fibonacci
Re: Rescued a novice kayaker who was about to drown after having flipped in his...
The best safety thing you can have is knowledge and practice. Take a rescue class, carrying rescue gear is useless unless you know how to use it and practice. Being dressed for immersion should ...
by Jules
Re: Wanted :Poke Boat 11'10" regular or Maxi. Will pay cash or trade a PB Vagabond 16'
... ilion. I love my smaller boats but recently adopted a 60# dog which has put the "payload" of self/gear/dog over 400#. I ...
by Vicki
Kayak Trader
Hello All, Just wanted to let you all know about a site called Kayak Trader. Kayak Trader is a classifieds website where people can list new and used canoes, kayaks, SUPs, and more. There are a lot ...
by lckcpaddler2
Re: Sportspal vrs Fiberglass
Check out the Old Town site. Their ABS boats are known to be the strongest hull on the planet. We have a Discovery 169 that has been severely abused for 5 years and we've never had a problem. We do a ...
by Gmann

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