Flats Boats (also known as Skiffs)

Average Length: 17 to 25 ft.
Capacity: 3
Propulsion Type: Outboard engine
 
Trailerable: Yes
Hull Type: Flat
 

Flats Boats (also known as Skiffs)

These specialized boats are popular in coastal areas where snook, redfish, tarpon, sea trout, permit and bonefishlive. With their flat hulldesign, they can float and run in water less than two feet deep while accommodating two to three anglers. A flats boat reserves little room for creature comforts like upholstered seating and carpet. Instead, there are large casting decks on the bow and stern, plus tackle storage, rod holders and livewells.

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