Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana

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2022 Tracker Pro 170 in Lake Charles, LA

23,988.00 USD

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 2022 Tracker Pro 170

 

Used Fishing boat for sale by owner
Location: Lake Charles, LA
Remarks: 4 hours on the motor

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 2008 22 foot Champion Bay boat

 

Used Fishing boat for sale by owner
Location: Chauvin, LA
Remarks: 2008 Champion 22’ Bay Boat with 2019 200hp Suzuki. Great boat, runs great, 100 hour maintenance on motor every 100 hours. Clean Great for local marsh and bay fishing

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 1990 21 foot SEASWIRL Striper

 

Used Fishing boat for sale by owner
Location: Kenner, LA
Remarks: 1999 Seaswirl Striper 200 HP OB Walk Around 21ft Seaswirl walk around 200 HP Johnson OceanPro ( 2 Stroke Carb Engine oil injected). Excellent shape, original owner with many ext... (read more)

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1999 21 foot MAKO Bay Shark in Slidell, LA

14,900.00 USD

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 1999 21 foot MAKO Bay Shark

 

Used Fishing boat for sale by owner
Location: Slidell, LA
Remarks: 21’ Mako Bay Shark Suzuki DT225 low hours w/4 blade s/s prop, CMC PL65 hydraulic jackplate, aluminum tandem axle trailer w/4 new tires, MinnKota Power Thrust trolling motor.

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 1989 Topaz 39

 

Used Fishing boat for sale
Location: Franklin, Louisiana
Remarks: Stock #301067 Reason for selling is Too many boats . ANY and ALL offers will be put in front of our seller! Submit your offer today! FAST Blue water fishing machine, rebuilt fr... (read more)

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 1976 Bertram 42

 

Used Fishing boat for sale
Location: Slidell, Louisiana
Remarks: Stock #255076 Video of this vessel available at www [dot] popsells [dot] com/view/255076 Reason for selling is No Longer Using . ANY and ALL offers will be put in front of our ... (read more)

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 2017 Chaparral 210 Suncoast Deluxe

 

Used Fishing boat for sale
Location: Lafayette, Louisiana
Remarks: Stock #408266 Video of this vessel available at www [dot] popsells [dot] com/view/408266 Reason for selling is Buying a house . This Chaparral has recently been added to market... (read more)

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 2010 Hanko 19DC

 

Used Fishing boat for sale
Location: Youngsville, Louisiana
Remarks: Stock #386214 Video of this vessel available at www [dot] popsells [dot] com/view/386214 Reason for selling is Not using enough . This Hanko has now been on the market more tha... (read more)

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 2021 Vexus 189C

 

Used Fishing boat for sale
Location: Morgan City, Louisiana
Remarks: Stock #294260 Video of this vessel available at www [dot] popsells [dot] com/view/294260 Reason for selling is Building a custom boat . ANY and ALL offers will be put in front ... (read more)

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 2023 Ranger Boats rt188p

 

Used Fishing boat for sale
Location: Marshall, Texas
Remarks: Stock #391991 Reason for selling is no time to use . This Ranger Boats has now been on the market a couple months. Looking for any offers! BOUGHT IT NEW MARCH 2023, USED IT ONE... (read more)

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 2017 Nitro Z19 Sport

 

Used Fishing boat for sale
Location: Shreveport, Louisiana
Remarks: Stock #399969 Video of this vessel available at www [dot] popsells [dot] com/view/399969 Reason for selling is No time to use . This Nitro has been on the market for more than ... (read more)

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 2022 Ranger Boats RT 178

 

Used Fishing boat for sale
Location: Benton, Louisiana
Remarks: Stock #380192 Video of this vessel available at www [dot] popsells [dot] com/view/380192 Reason for selling is new baby . ANY and ALL offers will be put in front of our seller!... (read more)

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 2015 Stratos 486 SF

 

Used Fishing boat for sale
Location: Braxton, Mississippi
Remarks: Stock #335202 ANY and ALL offers will be put in front of our seller! Submit your offer today! I polite ready, Trailer included, New battery and charger, bow cushion,bimin top,fis... (read more)

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 1987 20 foot Custom Tims Marine Inc

 

Used Fishing boat for sale
Location: Forest, Mississippi
Remarks: Stock #363071 ANY and ALL offers will be put in front of our seller! Submit your offer today! A mean fishing machine that hauls at 42 MPH to your favorite fishing spot. Great tro... (read more)

Fishing boats For Sale in Louisiana by owner | 2000 Sea Pro 170CC

 

Used Fishing boat for sale by owner
Location: Baton Rouge, LA
Remarks: One owner Very good condition Call Bobby 1-225-939-5363

Buying a Fishing Boat


Embarking on a fishing adventure requires not only skill and patience but also the right equipment. Naturally the most important piece of equipment would be your fishing tackle, but next in line if you plan to venture off the bank or docks would certainly be the fishing boat, an essential component that can make or break the experience when you are out on the water. The thrill of navigating waters, whether tranquil or turbulent, in pursuit of that elusive catch, can often be one of the highlights of the fishing trip. However, the success of such an endeavor greatly depends on the boat you select. In this article, we delve into the nuances of selecting the perfect fishing boat, ensuring your trip is both fruitful and memorable.

The Importance of Choosing the Right Fishing Boat

Selecting a fishing boat is a decision that should not be taken lightly. The right choice extends beyond simply choosing a boat; it is about finding a vessel that aligns with your fishing aspirations, lifestyle, and the fishing waters you wish to explore. A well-chosen boat becomes an extension of the angler's intent, seamlessly facilitating the journey toward catching your fish.

Different fishing locations, from typically calm and protected inland lakes to the unpredictable open sea, demand specific features and capabilities from a boat. Moreover, the type of fishing you intend to engage in, be it fly fishing, trolling, or deep-sea fishing, dictates which boat would be the most suitable. Choosing the right boat is also a matter of safety. The different waters you may venture out on, as much as they are avenues for exploration and excitement, can be unpredictable and sometimes dangerous. The appropriate boat can provide stability, reliability, and protection against the elements, ensuring that your fishing excursions are not only successful but also safe.

Types of Fishing Boats

The world of fishing boats is diverse and is always expanding with a variety of designs, each tailored to specific fishing needs and environments. Understanding the different types of fishing boats is crucial in making an informed decision.

Bass boats are a popular choice for freshwater anglers. Designed for bass fishing in inland waters, these boats are known for their low profile and high speed, making them ideal for navigating the shallow waters of lakes and rivers.

Offshore fishing boats , on the other hand, are built for the rigors of deep-sea fishing. These vessels come equipped with hulls that are formed for rougher water as well as being robust enough to withstand rough ocean waves, and often feature cabins for extended trips.

Flats boats For those who prefer the tranquility of fly fishing, flats boats are an excellent choice. These boats are designed to navigate shallow waters quietly, allowing anglers to approach fish without startling them.

Each type of fishing boat has its unique set of features and capabilities, tailored to specific fishing activities and environments. Understanding these distinctions and zeroing in on the type of fishing you plan to do most often is essential in choosing a boat that aligns with your fishing goals.

Factors to Consider When Choosing a Fishing Boat

When it comes to selecting a fishing boat, several factors come into play. The size of the boat is a crucial consideration, as it affects both capacity and maneuverability. A larger boat may offer more space and stability, but it can also be more challenging to navigate in tight spots and of course will come with a heftier price tag.

The type of water you plan to fish in is the primary factor that influences your choice. Boats designed for calm inland waters may not fare well in the open sea, where larger, more robust vessels are usually required. You may plan on only venturing out when the weather is calm but all too often people stick with a schedule and find themselves out in rough water that they were not anticipating so be sure your boat is up to the demands that it may be facing.

Additionally, the features and amenities of the boat must align with your fishing needs. Storage for fishing gear, live wells for bait, and rod holders are just a few of the essentials that can enhance your fishing experience but naturally the gear that you need can vary depending on the type of fishing you plan on doing.

And of course, the budget you have for your boat is always an important consideration. If this is your first fishing boat, you would be wise to start with a used boat that is smaller and less costly to purchase and operate. All too often people buy a boat on impulse, that is more than they really need, and the boat ends up being stored and not used. And it is way easier to buy a boat than sell a boat. Make sure you buy the boat at a good price!

Researching and Comparing Fishing Boats

When searching for your perfect fishing boat, research is your most valuable tool. The internet offers a wealth of information, from manufacturer websites and forums to reviews and comparison articles. Engaging with the fishing community, both online and with your friends that are avid anglers, can also provide insights and recommendations based on their firsthand experiences.

When looking for fishing boats for sale, you need to look beyond the surface and dig into the specifications, capabilities, and features of each option and each boat. Consider how each boat aligns with your specific needs, preferences, and fishing goals. Another good option which is often fun to do with family and friends is to go to boat shows where you will have the opportunity to see many different boats up close, ask questions, and talk to others that are shopping for a boat to gather more information. These experiences can be invaluable in making an informed decision.

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