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Old Town HERON 9 ANGLER

A sporty design, the Heron 9 Angler is an easy-to-paddle kayak that can maneuver perfectly into your favorite fishing spot. An affordable choice for casual anglers seeking a lightweight, compact kayak outfitted for fishing and cruising in calm waters.
Length: 9′ 6″
Width: 28.5″
Weight: 37 lbs.
Capacity: 300 lbs.
Price: $

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Pelican Premium INTREPID 100X ANGLER

Designed with first-time kayak anglers in mind, the Intrepid’s multi-chine hull puts a premium on stability and tracking, yet offers impressive acceleration and speed for its size. Equipped with three rod holders and a smartphone holder on the dash.
Length: 10′
Width: 29″
Weight: 39 lbs.
Capacity: 300 lbs.
Price: $
Pelican International Inc. Laval, QC, Canada pelicansport.com

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Feelfree MOKEN

Brimming with features that fishermen crave, the Moken 12.5 is stable enough for standing and fast enough to handle larger lakes and coastal waters, while the Moken 14 is an offshore fishing machine built for speed. Both feature Feelfree’s “Wheel in the Keel” that makes rolling to the launch a snap.

MOKEN 12.5/14
Length: 12′ 8″/14′ 8″
Width: 32″/34″
Weight: 72 lbs./76 lbs.
Capacity: 419 lbs./432 lbs.
Price: $$
Feelfree US Swannanoa, NC feelfreekayak.com

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Feelfree LURE 11.5

A feature-packed fishing machine designed for stand-up fishing with standing platform and variable-height seat. Also features Feelfree’s “Wheel in the Keel.”
Length: 11’6″
Width: 36″
Weight: 74 lbs.
Capacity: 425 lbs.
Price: $$
Feelfree US Swannanoa, NC feelfreekayak.com

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Hobie Kayaks MIRAGE OUTBACK

The beamy Hobie Mirage Outback offers anglers loads of stability while casting, re-rigging or landing the big one. The pedal-powered MirageDrive keeps hands free for fishing while maneuvering between hotspots, and the comfortable Vantage CT seat is a great update.
Length: 12’1″
Width: 33″
Weight: 82 lbs./95 lbs. fully rigged
Capacity: 400 lbs.
Price: $$$$
Hobie Cat Company Oceanside, CA hobiecat.com

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Hobie MIRAGE REVOLUTION 13

The lightweight hull of the Mirage Revolution means this kayak is perfect for making quick moves to schools of fish, and the new-for-2015 Vantage CT seat will allow anglers to fish all day in comfort. Ample storage space, an offshore-capable hull, and the hands-free MirageDrive make this kayak a popular choice for anglers.
Length: 13’5″
Width: 28.5″
Weight: 72 lbs./91 lbs. fully rigged
Capacity: 350 lbs.
Price: $$$$
Hobie Cat Company Oceanside, CA hobiecat.com

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Hobie MIRAGE PRO ANGLER 14

With stand-up stability and ample storage, the Mirage Pro Angler was designed to take fishermen from fresh water to the open ocean. The easily adjustable Vantage ST seat makes sitting in the Pro Angler a joy, whether casting or pedaling.
Length: 13’8″
Width: 38″
Weight: 124 lbs./151 lbs. fully rigged
Capacity: 600 lbs.
Price: $$$$$$
Hobie Cat Company Oceanside, CA hobiecat.com

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