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Cooter

Lifetime tamarack 120

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Anyone have one?  Last year they ran them on sale for $200 at the local farm n fleet.  That happens again i might have to gets me one!

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Looks like a good deal on a decent boat. Fished out of a yak last month. Going to stick with my solo canoe for now, but I could see adding one to the fleet somewhere down the road. And at that price it wouldn't be a tough sell at home. ;)

 

One thing I will make sure of, that it has good back support. Even after an hour or two fishing in these pretty waters, my back was like "get me outta here"

 

 

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$200 is almost like free for a yak.  Pretty low risk venture there for trying one out.

 

Only problem I might be leery of with an economy yak is, like Duff said, the comfort factor.  There's more effort to make the paddler comfortable in the more expensive models.

 

I paddled a rental once and didn't care for it.  I tried a friends 12 foot fishing yak and thought a lot better of them.  I bought my 13 footer and don't regret it one bit.  I prefer it to a canoe any day for being out by myself.  I don't know anything about Duff's solo canoe so I can't say it's better or worse but they seem kinda cool too.

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Bought one, planning on a maiden voyage this weekend.

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Good luck, have fun and stay topside this time of year.

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On 4/26/2017 at 7:27 AM, Cooter said:

Bought one, planning on a maiden voyage this weekend.

 

What did you think of it?

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Ugh, in the process of moving.  Will try to get out soon and post an initial verdict.

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