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Thread: Fly fishing watercraft

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    Dec 2017
    Spring Grove

    Default Fly fishing watercraft

    This is a very diverse subject. Everyone has their preferences. I personally haven't fly fished out of a motor boat. My favorite vessel is a solo canoe. My 12 foot Old Town Pack canoe has front and back anchor supports and adjustable outriggers for total stability. I also have a Fishin Buddy fish finder.

    My second favorite is my float tube. There is nothing like the feeling of fishing in a tube. I have the tube attachment for my Fishin Buddy, which makes life much easier.

    I also have a angler kayak but I don't like fly fishing out of it. It's really hard to cast in it. Try sitting on the floor with your back against something low and your feet straight out in front of you. Now try to cast. I find it difficult to get a good backcast and side to side movement.

    What is your favorite watercraft?
    When fly fishing is outlawed, only outlaws will fly fish.

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    I have a pontoon and a canoe. Recently sold my float tube. For the rivers the pontoon is my choice. Need to put a fly rod into the bass boat and see if I can catch some striper this winter.

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