Kayak Fishing

2 Boat Positioning Tools for Kayak Fishing in Rivers


Kayak tournament angler and Hooked on Wild Waters host Drew Gregory discusses the need for fishing kayak boat control in order to fish effectively in rivers. He highlights his 2 go-to tools to achieve anchoring and controlled drift, and how and when to use each.

The Power-Pole Micro Anchor provides immediate and on-the-spot anchoring while a drag chain allows for slowing your drift speed. Drew also explains how he uses a drag chain in conjunction with a shallow water anchor. Mastering the use of one or both of these tools allows you to thoroughly fish productive spots like current seams and eddies instead of quickly passing by.

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