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Egret 20

Egret’s largest flats boat to date lives up to its name. Frank Afshari, owner of Egret boats out of North Carolina, showed off the 20-footer on the Indian River Lagoon near St. Lucie Inlet.


Sundance FX17 Flicker

A late-morning start gave the Intracoastal Waterway plenty of time to chop up. With lots of flush deck space and a shallow draft, the 17 Flicker appears to be the right tool for the job

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Pathfinder 2400 TRS

Maverick Boat Company, builders of Pathfinder boats, recently launched its latest addition to the Pathfinder Boats brand: the new Pathfinder 2400 TRS [...]


Luhrs 35 Convertible

The LUHRS 35 Convertible has features for open-ocean fishermen, overnight cruisers, and boaters in between. For the fishermen, the 88-square-foot, self-bailing cockpit has a 30-gallon livewell, bait preparation center and sink [...]


EdgeWater 240 IS

Battle-tested in blue water, Edgewater takes on the inshore scene. EdgeWater Power Boats—known for its offshore fishing boats—jumped into the inshore arena without missing a beat.


Shearwater 23 TE

Power, room and workmanship for shallow water fishing. American Marine Sports of Groveland, Florida has been building boats for more than 30 years, everything from racing boats to bass boats to flats boats.


Albemarle 330 Express Fisherman

Check the latest Albemarle 330 Express Fisherman.

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Solo Skiff

Solo Skiff is the one man micro-skiff for the shallow water fisherman. The Solo Skiff can best be described as a hybrid vessel, borrowing features from different types of shallow-water craft.


Pathfinder 2300 HPS (High Performance Step)

Florida Sportsman highlights the Pathfinder 2300 HPS (High Performance Step)


Barracuda Boatworks Cuda 27

A deep-vee bow entry, and corresponding strakes and reverse chines, make possible Barracuda Boatworks’ Cuda 27 sharp maneuvering, hull lift and spray deflection, says Barracuda’s Dustin Bates.


Everglades Camping With Kayaks

Kayaker Jerry McBride recounts his camping trip to the Everglades, just in time for you to plan one for yourself. Included are photos and planning tips to make your trip a success.


Andros Tarpon 26

Andy Eggebrecht, president of Andros Boatworks, brought the Andros Tarpon 26 down to Miami from Sarasota for a firsthand look.


Expert Advice on Wahoo Rigs

Three wahoo experts divulge step-by-step instructions for building a favorite wahoo trolling rig—no downriggers or planers required. You can check out Pensacola-based Capt. Jeremy Williams’ mono to single strand connection Yo-Zuri Bonita rig, Key West Capt. Brice Barr’s livebait rig, and Jacksonville Capt. Steve Grant’s high speed skirted lure rig, all with illustrations included.


Walking the Dog Down Under

They all catch fish! A brief look at makes and models of jigging spoons for deepwater fishing.


Hobie Pro Angler

Considering Hobie Pro Angler’s outstanding stability for standup casting, it’s effective in sight-fishing flats redfish. We snuck in a quick test trip to Indian River Lagoon flats in search of snook and trout.


Florida Giants: What’s Behind a One Ton Slam?

What if, on the same day, you landed a giant hammerhead, a big tarpon and a jumbo goliath? Besides needing a chiropractor, you could congratulate yourself on attaining the One-Ton Slam.