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  • A Visit to Rutabaga Paddlesports

    While everyone else was trying to avoid hoaxes and practical jokes on April Fool’s Day, Spencer Jones was out in beautiful Madison Wisconsin to check out Rutabaga Paddlesports. Read More
  • Rockville Paddlecraft Safety Day

    Sunday, April 30, 2017 will mark the first annual Rockville Paddlecraft Safety event. Coast Guard Auxiliary personnel from Maryland, Washington D.C. are working with the Rockville Chapter of the Izaak Walton League to host the event at the Izaak Walton League Rockville Chapter House. Read More
  • Interview - What it Takes To Make a Bending Branches Paddle

    Andrew Stern from Bending Branches gives us a peek behind the scenes in their factory and shows us what it takes to create the paddles we love. Read More
  • Taking On Almost 400 Miles on The Guadalupe

    Extreme Kayak Adventures takes on Guadalupe to raise money for cancer research.   Read More
  • Like an Angry Blacksmith - Palma Sola/Fort De Soto Classic

    High, NW winds pounded the Florida Gulf Coast like an angry blacksmith taking his frustrations out on an old horseshoe. It finally relented in time for the Kayak Fishing ClassicS Palma Sola/Fort De Soto Classic held on April 8th. In fact, the anglers were greeted with a beautiful sunrise -- albeit a chilly 55 degrees. Read More
  • Bending Branches Giveaway

    Yakangler is teaming up with Bending Branches, the world’s largest manufacturer of quality kayak, canoe and stand-up paddles for this great giveaway.  Read More
  • Big Snook in the Port Charlotte Classic

    The results may surprise you a bit as anglers battled with big snook in the Port Charlotte Classic Gulf Coast Slam. Read More
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Recent Reviews

ACK (Austin Kayak)
 
4.6
"I went to the Demo and found my Yak. Left deposit on a Saturday to get the demo discounts and headed back to Dallas. Called ACK Austin Monday and was told they were to busy to speak to me and would call me back....no call back. I called again that late afternoon and told them I wanted to complete my order and get everything shipped... I was asked when I would like to pick it up.... this type of response..."
Vibe Kayaks "Sea Ghost"
 
5.0
"This is definitely the best yak you will find if it fits YOUR fishing requirements. Very comfortable seat, especially in the raised position. Extremely stable, stood up first time out, might want to add a "pull up" strap if you core is out of shape! Very fast in the water, Hook 4 said I was cruising at 3.33 mph ...WOW! The one dislike and not that it is all that bad, is the console could be a little shorter...."
Wilderness Systems "Radar 115"
 
4.0
"This is a great boat for many reasons but it is not without it's flaws, allow me to explain. There are a few things that I wish could have been included with this boat such as some type of rod holder and deck padding which I added myself. Many boats now come standard with some kind of deck padding and at least some flush mounted rod holders. This boat deck is a bit slippery and squeaky without deck padding which..."
Jackson Kayak "Cuda HD"
 
4.4
" Enough time probably has not passed yet to call the original Cuda design a classic, but who cares? To me it is. Jackson has taken this classic Cuda design and given it a facelift. As the kayak fishing industry grows, there's become a greater demand for kayaks designed with stability being a priority. While the original Cuda was a very efficient paddling kayak, only a few anglers felt stable enough to stand in it. Along with other new design elements..."
Bending Branches Angler Pro - Never Look Back
 
5.0
" As a competitive kayak fishing tournament angler I am a big believer in the importance of having a quality paddle while fishing. Other than your kayak and your PFD, it is the next most important piece of equipment you can have on the water. In this Bending Branches Angler Pro Paddle Review I’ll share some thoughts on why this is the ultimate paddle for kayak fishing.My fleet consists of three kayaks (Wilderness Tarpon100, Wilderness Ride115, and Hobie Pro Angler..."
ACK (Austin Kayak)
 
1.8
"Beware of website claims of in stock items, customer service blaims it on everything but them. No communication until you check on non shipped items. Won't be back after 3 communications with customer service and no desire to take any responsibility for false data and no communication. Back to Amazon for me! "

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