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Hobie Kayaks, with their versatile yet simple design, are one of the most popular and high quality boats on the market today. In this article, I’ll outline to the best of my knowledge what I am calling the “ins and outs” of the Hobie brand, looking over features of the kayaks in each series.
We’re guessing a lot of older dads out there grew up fishing but may not have ventured into the kayak fishing world over the years for whatever reason. Maybe they’re nervous about leaving the shore and the stability of a yak, maybe they’re not interested in the physical act of paddling, or perhaps they just haven’t had the opportunity.
Foot-powered kayaks, boats that are equipped with a pedal drive, are becoming more and more common as innovation in the kayak fishing world expands the realm of options. We thought a side-by-side comparison of popular pedal models would be helpful for those looking to make the investment.
Although Hobie came out with its original Mirage Drive back in 1997, a revolutionary development, it wasn’t until this year that the company introduced the game-changing reverse system.
Even the highest quality and best engineered products have limits, and we must place our experience and instinct at the forefront of our decision-making process to prevent unfortunate gear mishaps.
Our Austin, Texas store just got a new team member! We chatted with him to learn more about him as a person beyond his job title: