Around two decades ago, a new method of kayak propulsion entered the market, a kayak that utilized foot pedals to propel and maneuver the watercraft. Over the last several years, the popularity of these vessels has taken off due to the advantages it gives anglers.
Perhaps the biggest advantage to this style of kayak is the hands-free applications. Just like a foot controlled trolling motor, you can maneuver your craft without having to put the rod and reel down. With these vessels, fishing never takes a back seat when you’re on the water.
Below, we will outline five foot pedal yaks and give brief reviews on what makes them the best on the water. [Read more…]