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#11 thepostmanpat

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Posted 24 November 2009 - 04:22 PM

Hi there

I want to fish with a Kayak both river and sea fishing. Is there a kayak that I can buy for both and what is a good price for one? Thanks

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Posted 25 November 2009 - 03:28 AM

A good sea kayak will work fine on rivers. It may not be as agile as a purpose made one but it will be safe and functional.

A good river kayak may be a death trap at sea.

I'd go for a sea kayak most suited to the areas I would normally be fishing and use it for river trips.
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