I decided that I should add some more floatation with all of the motors, batteries, etc. that I have on my W kayak. I took 4 XL modules, cut one of them into three equal length pieces, and mounted them all underneath the saddle in three rows. Fits perfectly, and should add plenty of extra … Continue reading “X Long Flotation Modules for Motorized Fishing Kayak, By Gary Thorberg”
This is a hand crafted, side motor mount for both electric and gas outboard motors. It’s easy to install and it works great, as you can see from this demo video: Gary More northern kayak fishing insight from Gary »
More details about the new motor mount made by Gary Thorberg, from Minnesota: Gary uses this mount to attach an electric trolling motor to his W fishing kayak, as well as an outboard gas engine. More info on this kayak motor mount »
Gary Thorberg, who has already designed several fishing kayak motor mounts, both for electric motors and outboard gas engines, has come up with a new, simpler and more effective design for an electric trolling motor mount: Gary is an avid fly angler who fishes mostly standing up in his kayak. His favorite fish species is … Continue reading “New Design For Electric Kayak Trolling Motor Mount By Gary Thorberg”
The Wavewalk kayak can do many things, but breaking thick ice is not one of them. It is too light, and simply rides up on top of the ice. I stopped after a couple of feet, as this could put you in a dangerous position (not recommended).
I think that my lake kayaking is about over this year.
One final Tiger Muskie is a good way to close out the season!