Best Beginner Saltwater Fishing Boats & Skiffs
What should a beginning boater look for in an entry-level boat or skiff?
What are some of the best beginner saltwater fishing boats?
In this episode, our fishing coaches talk about their own fishing vessels and what they recommend you take into consideration and keep in mind when looking for your very own fishing boat!
Do you know enough about boats to go out and buy one right now?
You might need to do more research than you think!
You can watch the video version of this podcast below (which I highly recommend), listen to the audio version by clicking the play button underneath it, or listen to it on iTunes, Stitcher, or Spotify.
Check it all out below!!!
Best Beginner Saltwater Fishing Boats [PODCAST]
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We covered a lot in this episode, so here is a timestamped version:
- 1:42 – Biggest issue people make with their first boat
- 4:30 – Importance of ease of use
- 5:28 – The Carolina Skiff
- 9:44 – J16 Entry-level skiff
- 11:20 – The Gheenoe Classic
- 14:57 – Garage storage vs. Outside storage
- 16:21 – Pricing and places to find entry-level boats
- 19:13 – Used boats vs. New boats
- 19:47 – Mako LTS boat
- 21:30 – Know what you are getting into ahead of time
- 23:16 – Take an extra look at the boat trailer
- 23:54 – Soft spots on the floor and transom
- 26:37 – Boat or engine warranties
- 31:32 – Marine batteries
- 31:51 – Boat accessories
- 41:05 – Non-fishing related boat items
Best Beginner Saltwater Fishing Boats [VIDEO]
Choosing your very first fishing boat or upgrading from a kayak or smaller vessel to a boat can be challenging and it is best to equip yourself with loads of knowledge before making major decisions!
Do your research and find the boat that best suits you and the type of fishing you are going to do.
Keep in mind that boats are a major investment and require time and constant attention to maintain!
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