Fishing Boats Helena MT

Local resource for fishing boats in Helena. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to fishing equipment, boat shops, fishing shops, fishing kayaks, canoes, fishing guides and fishing tours, as well as advice and content on fishing and boating.

Montana Boat Center
(406) 443-6400
2531 N. Montana Ave.
Helena, MT
 
One Way Marine Incorporated
(406) 443-7373
1500 Cedar St
Helena, MT
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Caird Boat Works
(406) 442-8009
1308 Orange Avenue
Helena, MT
 
Maximum Marine
(406) 457-2628
2609 Tizer Rd
Helena, MT
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Big Boys Toys
(406) 587-4747
55 Timberline Drive
Bozeman, MT
Manufacturers
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Titan Motorsports & Marine
(406) 443-3993
789 Carter Dr
Helena, MT
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

One Way Marine & Motor Sports
(406) 443-7373
3186 Highway 12 E
Helena, MT
 
Montana Boat Center
(406) 443-6400
2531 N Montana Ave
Helena, MT
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Butchs Marine
(406) 475-3093
8050 Canyon Ferry Rd
Helena, MT
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Flathead Boat Rentals
(406) 883-3900
Polson, MT
Services
Flathead Boat Rentals

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The Bamba: Fluid Kayak's New Fishing Kayak

The Bamba: Fluid Kayak's New Fishing Kayak


With the Bamba, Fluid has
thought of everything the kayak
fisherman could need. Except for
the story about the one that got
away.

"The two hatches behind the seat seal two dry/wet compartments."

After months of working around the clock, fine tweaking and testing the Bamba, Fluid Kayaks have announced that they are now satisfied with the end result and have placed their dedicated fishing kayak into full production.

Fluid Kayaks describes the Bamba as not just the modification of an existing design. Instead, it is a completely new design to make sure all fishermen's wishes are taken care of. The Bamba offers excellent stability, great trawling speed and all the gadgets you need for a superb fishing experience.

A key feature of the Bamba is the large centre hatch in a separately moulded compartment for storing your gear and catch inside the hull. A 180cm fully rigged fishing rod fits into the compartment. The rear tank-well of the Bamba has a large load bay to fit a cooler box, live bait bucket, dive cylinder or plastic crate.

Weight distribution on a kayak is vital and the ability to store catch both in the front and back of the Bamba is a major benefit.

The deck has ample room for storing a gaff, net, game fish baton, tackle and lures within easy reach. 3 rod holders, 4 dry hatches and a variety of attachment points are standard.

The two hatches behind the seat seal two dry/wet compartments. Leave in the plugs at the bottom, and you have two perfectly dry compartments. Take a plug out, and the water from the river/ocean/lake will fill about a third of the compartment, allowing you to keep live bait in there.

The sturdy, easily adjustable footrests are very comfortable to use.

The Bamba tracks well without a rudder, and will initially only be offered without the rudder. A rudder option will be available in the near future.

A nifty little slot with bungee cord was added on the left si...

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