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  New Canoe-er Here
  Posted by: NavyChief on Apr-01-14 7:40 AM (EST)
 

Greetings everyone. I'm new to the forum and canoeing but not new to fishing. I'm out in Long Island New York. I mostly bass fish with my 10 year old daughter. I just picked up an Old Town Discovery Sport Square Stern 15 footer, with paddles and webbing seat backs for 400 bucks. Think I got a decent deal. What do you think? I already have a trolling motor and battery. Anyone fish from these? How do you like it? It is a bit heavy.

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  • New Canoe-er Here - NavyChief - Apr-01-14 7:40 AM
    • new boat - ppine - Apr-01-14 11:53 AM
      • Thanks - NavyChief - Apr-01-14 7:07 PM




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  new boat
  Posted by: ppine on Apr-01-14 11:53 AM (EST)
They are relatively stable and good for use as a fishing platform. You are planning to use it on some big water. I would wear a PFD and always have one of the daughter. Be mindful of water temperatures and don't go far from shore except in the warm weather.
 
 
  Thanks
  Posted by: NavyChief on Apr-01-14 7:07 PM (EST)
Thanks for the advice. We always wear life jackets!
 

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