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Kayak Fishing 101: Hull Material

Kayak fishing is by far the leading water sport in the world right now and shows no sign of slowing down. What makes a kayak a fishing kayak? A typical fishing kayak is of the sit-on-top (SOT) variety meaning that it self bails via scupper holes. They are also typically pre-outfitted with rod holders, and storage areas. Kayak manufactures are coming out of the woodwork to get in on the action. With that being said, the available kayak options that are available to the consumer are overwhelming. Prices for these trusty steeds can range anywhere from just a couple hundred...


Kayak Fishing Safety Tips You Won't Want to Skip

Fishing is undoubtedly a favorite American pastime and its popularity only continues to grow. Currently, there are around 49.81 million fishermen and anglers in the United States. For many of these trawling enthusiasts, kayak fishing is the only way to go. But while it's simple enough to find a sit on top fishing kayak for sale, knowing how to use it safely is another matter.

Here at Eddy-Gear, we have a selection of top rated fishing kayaks that will help you to be successful on your outings. If you're looking for the best sit on top fishing kayak for sale,...


Fishing Kayaks

The sport of kayak fishing has become one of the largest growing sports in the United States. With that being said, the kayaks which we use to fish from have help revolutionize the way we fish. Unlike kayaks of yore, today’s vessels have transformed tremendously. From long and skinny kayaks for covering many miles of water efficiently to more wider beamed kayaks offering the stability to stand and fish, kayaks have never been more versatile. But with so many options readily available on the market, what features does a fisherman or woman look for when wanting to take their...


Explore Florida by Kayak

Florida boasts 12,133 square miles of water which makes up 18.5% of the state. Pair that with summertime temperature averages over 80 degrees, and it is no wonder why people in the sunshine state flock to all the different water sources Florida has to offer; and there are many! From crystal clear, spring-fed rivers, endless estuaries and marsh to beautiful lily pad riddled cypress swamps; Florida has a little bit of everything to offer. Florida is rich in wildlife as well--paddle with manatees, dolphins and alligators, you never know what you are going to see! The...


Sit on Top Vs. Sit Inside: Choosing the Best Kayak For You

Kayak fishing enthusiasts will know that there are two main types of kayaks for fishing: sit inside and sit on top. But whether you're new to the game or have years of experience, you might still need some advice as to which type represents the best in fishing kayaks. In the end, it does come down to personal preference, but there are some distinct pros and cons to each. If you're in the market for fishing kayaks for sale and want some advice on which will work best, read on.

Sit Inside Kayaks For Fishing

These are likely what most...