drift boat

  1. Joel Henley

    FS Willie Drift Boat 18ft w/Alum Trailer - $11,350 (Camas)

    18 ft / 84” Beam / 60” Bottom Alum Trailer upgrade w/sport wheels Removable 4th seat at transom Dual battery transom box for trolling motor Rowers seat 3 compartment storage + fish box Upgrades all diamond plated / 6 storage compartments Includes: Seating for 4 Upgraded trailer Diamond plate...

    FS 1984 Lavro drift boat 17’

    1984 17’ Lavro drift boat. Comes with fully functioning ez load trailer with spare tire, 3 Orr’s, 2 Orr locks and 35lb lead pyramid anchor attached to 50’ of rope, brand new Minn Kota C2 55 pound thrust long shaft trolling motor with handle extension, Minn Kota battery control center and an m27...
  3. Capn Chicken Man

    FS 2017 RO Skiff For Sale

    Always wanted a sweet drift boat but didn't think you could afford one? Well now you can. I have a 2017 RO Classic Skiff for sale. Sits on a Black Dog galvanized trailer and comes with Sawyer Polecat oars. Dry storage under all 3 seats. Includes your choice of 30 lb square anchor or 27 lb spike...
  4. flyfishmt

    FS 2004 Hyde 16.8 Drift Boat

    2004 Hyde 16.8 Combo Drift Boat with G4 floor. Boat has been stored inside its entire life and other than a few dings, is in great shape. It comes with front and rower seat dry boxes, bow storage and rear pedestal seat. It has built in rod holders, 35 pound in floor anchor system with pulley...
  5. fishin_magician

    Glass Drift boat Bottom Finish

    Hi guys, We have an older used and abused fiberglass drift boat that needs it's bottom re-finished. It looks like the previous owner had some sort of smooth protective finish that allowed the boat to slide over rocks and other obstacles. It's currently pretty scratched up and I'm assuming we'll...
  6. flyphish

    FS 11' Lavro Drift Boat

    11' Lavro, used only twice, still like new. Front swivel seat with lean pocket and adjustable rower's seat. Front and rear anchor pulls with anchors. Cataract carbon fiber oars. MinKota 30lb electric trolling motor. Custom heavy duty cover. Comes with trailer licensed through Feb 2019. Will...
  7. LumpyTiedFlies

    Drift Boat or Raft

    After years of bank fishing, I am ready to buy a watercraft to hit the rivers with. It is going to be either a drift boat or a raft with an NRS frame. What do you all think? What are your personal pros and cons? Thanks!
  8. D

    WTB Backup drift boat oar

    9' break down preferred but not necessary.
  9. Fishcat57

    Info on Places to Launch Drift Boat in Eastern WA, ID and MT

    Thanks for any help you can provide on this topic. I live in Spokane and I am new to the Drift Boat fishing world (which I can't describe how much of a game changer it is!) I have always just wade fished on the Spokane River and surrounding areas but have since mainly stayed on Lakes with my...
  10. SERE Nate

    Drift boat / duck boat?

    Does anyone use their drift boat to duck hunt out of? Thinking about it getting drift boat and mounting a motor on it for duck hunting. Not crazy about the idea of buying 2 more boats. Already have a toon and a tandem kayak.
  11. Speyrod GB

    FS Lavro fiberglass drift boat

    6 year old 16 foot Lavro drift boat for sale. Adjustable rowing seats/front seat/rowing brace. Composite oars, rear water tight compartment and newly refurbished trailer. Asking $3500. Pictures available upon request.
  12. L

    FS Diamond Back drift boat

    I have a 87 Diamond Back drift boat 16x54 guide model for sale. $2750 OBO part trade considered. This boat is in perfect condition. Fully loaded and ready to fish. Contact me asap because it will sell fast
  13. T

    New Drift Boat Owner

    New to the forum...I just got a Clackacraft 16' Switch. Just learning how to handle it in the Columbia R. in Richland with my son. Was wondering if anybody uses an electric trolling motor. I borrowed my cousins and it has a 36" shaft and maybe too short. Any ideas or suggestions would be...
  14. Calvin1

    Fiberglass Drift Boat Repair

    Posting on behalf of a buddy (really). Apparently, he's got a fairly significant gash on the bottom of his drift boat and is looking for a local (Seattle area) repair option. If anyone has any recommendations, it would be greatly appreciated. I tried the search function but didn't come up...
  15. S

    Seadek for clacka?

    Hello All, I just purchased my first drift boat. It is a 16' Clackacraft Eddy. I was wondering if anyone has any experience with that stuff called Seadek? I am looking for something to use in the bow and stern where the anglers are to protect the boat from any cleats or studs. Whatever I use I...
  16. GreenSauks

    FS 1999 Willie 16 x 54 Drift boat

    Hi Folks, Moving out of the country soon and unfortunately can't take some of my things. Boat and trailer are in excellent condition. *level front floor *9'6" Cataract oars *Cobra oar locks *Heater w/tank and line *Rod Holders *Custom cover **Baker Trailer has been completely Rhino lined...
  17. S

    Need Drift Boat Rowing Tips and Advice

    Newer to drift boating but have run plenty of rivers in a 10ft pontoon. Much seems to be the same but slower in the drifter (start earlier). I have a 16' Clackacraft FFB with 9'6" MXS-G Sawyer Oars (Dynalite Wide blades). I'm familiar with the basics (ferrying, point the bow at the bad stuff...
  18. S

    WTB Drift Boat Oars

    Need to get some better oars for 16' Clackacraft. Probably looking at 9'6" in length. I'd like some Cataract's if possible or something similar.
  19. JudyG

    FS Hyde High Side Drift Boat

    2005 Hyde 16' High Side Drift Boat in moderately experienced condition. Hyde trailer with spare tire, Anchor system, Counter balanced Carbon Fiber Oars, brake down spar oar, tons of storage under seats, stored in carport. Some dings, small rips in seats, this is a solid but used boat. $3,500...
  20. Speyrod GB

    FS 16 foot Lavro drift boat

    I have decided to sell my 16 foot Lavro drift boat. I have owned the boat since 2011 and only used it about 6 or 7 times. The boat was purchased new and has a few factory blemishes on the gel coat causing the gel coat to not be smooth. The rowing seat, passenger seat platform and rowing...
  21. Jack Neville

    FS 15 foot Hyde drift boat

    This aluminum Hyde drift boat is in great shape has only minor scratches in the paint and has a UHM shoe on the bottom to prevent damage from rocks. I have had it for 6 months and due to a change in plans I am looking to sell it to buy a salt water boat. With two anchors, after market carbon...
  22. W

    Wooden drift boat repair

    On Friday I bought mysticfisher's wooden drift boat. http://www.washingtonflyfishing.com/forum/threads/wooden-drift-boat-with-trailer.128077/ Water was seeping in from the rear of the boat. He had worries that there was rot in the transom. When I came to look at the boat the area looked...
  23. M

    FS Wooden Drift Boat with Trailer

    SOLD-- I have a wooden drift boat for sale. I was told that it was completely restored when I bought it, but I noticed that the boat would slowly take on water when there was a lot of weight in the back end. I removed the protective plywood skin at the aft end and discovered that some rot was...
  24. Skywayflycompany

    WTB Looking for drift boat oars

    Looking for 9' oars I think. Maybe 9'6"
  25. flyfx

    Drift boat pyramid Anchor sticks in anchor nest

    Anyone have a solution to the pyramid anchor getting stuck in the anchor nest? I am always trying to pry the sucker out of the nest after I trailer the boat and launch. You would think I would always carry a screwdriver or a pry bar to help get it unstuck ... but no, can't seem to remember...
  26. R

    Drift Boat - Raft - Cataraft

    Sold my boat... looking for a good two-person rig, and can't decide what I want for a class-II river. Drift boat, Outcast PAC-1200 and a 10' mini-raft with fishing frame is on top of my list. What do you like for a class-II real rocky river? Thanks
  27. troutslayer1

    ISO: Drift Boat

    Good afternoon! I am looking to purchase a drift boat and am looking for those who may have one for sale, or know others who may be in the market to sell. I would appreciate any potential information or leads folks have. Thanks! Conner
  28. Skywayflycompany

    WTB Drift Boat or Utility Trailer

    I'm looking for a cheap trailer for this cheapo drift boat I recently bought. I have been cruising craigslist and have seen a few small boat and utility trailers pop up but I haven't pulled the trigger yet. Thought I might put the feelers out on here and see if anyone has something decent and...
  29. TeenyBigs

    Drift Boat Fiberglass Repair in Cle Elum/Ellensburg?

    I have a 15' Hyde Low Profile Drift Boat. The front leg stand took a hard hit and there appears to be a little cracking in the seams under the leg stand. I store the boat in Cle Elum and was hoping to find someone local to take a look and do some repairs. Not enough repairs needed to haul it...
  30. Lance Jensen

    FS Wood Drift Boat For Sale

    Wood Drift Boat For Sale $500 This is a great project boat. Just needs to be stripped and re-varnished. This is a gem but I'm going to let it go cheap. Bought it because I needed the trailer. So, here's the scoop. This is a genuine "Crenshaw River Boat". Made in Junction City Oregon. It's a...
  31. Wood Drift Boat Project

    Wood Drift Boat Project

    This is a great project boat. Needs to re-varnished and taken fishing. Nothing beats a Woody!
  32. Augy

    $500 Drift Boat on CL

    Saw this on CL and thought I'd share. Looks like a great deal. Seller is probably a member here. lol https://seattle.craigslist.org/est/boa/6087633200.html
  33. B

    FS Drift boat for sale

    i have a hand made wooden drift boat that needs a good home. I built it 12 years ago. It is based on the Montana boat builders guide boat design with the addition of side boxes. It Is marine grade mahogany plywood, glassed outside with12 oz fiberglassa nd epoxy and a 1/4" rhino liner bottom...
  34. BN2FSH

    Gear for drift boat

    A buddy and I bought an almost new 18' clackacraft max. Aside from oars, anchor, life jackets etc... what should we have in the boat? We will mostly be fishing the Kenai River. We will have a water proof box with some emergency and survival gear in case we get stuck out and spend the night...
  35. Cougar Zeke

    NFR Karavan Drift Boat Trailer / Knott Hubs

    I just recently picked up an Eddy that came with a Karavan trailer. The trailer is pretty nice and seems better balanced than my Adams that came with my WF. I was going to slap some bearing buddies on the hubs and noticed that they have a galvanized cover over the hub with a round removable...
  36. GOTY

    WTB 16' drift boat

    Looking for a 16' drift boat + trailer. Open to a lot of options, there are only 2 non starters for me: No skiffs...I fish big boy water and don't want to drown in a @Swimmy special. No WSU/coug themed boats Would also appreciate ebay/craigslist links if you find a good one for sale. I'll...
  37. Hardy406

    WTB WTB raft trailer and/or drift boat

    I have a NRS freestone inflatable drift boat and was looking to downsize from the trailer I'm currently using (16' alum. tandem axel) and find a smaller raft or drift boat trailer. So I am looking for a used raft trailer with a deck >10' and roller or a used drift boat trailer. Another...
  38. nomlasder

    WTB Drift Boat Trailer

    I'm looking for a drift boat trailer. Please PM Ross
  39. S

    Drift Boat Questions

    Looking for my first drift boat for the Columbia Tribs and some Montana/Idaho stuff too. Mainly I'll be floating the Klick and Deschutes with other stuff in there as well. I'd like to do overnights as well with friends and family a few times a year as well. I'm not an experienced rower, but...
  40. KFischer

    FS 2001 Wf 16ft Clackacraft Driftboat

    I have a 2001 Clackacraft for sale. Its a 16' weight forward fly fishing model. Color is green and tan. Comes with a zieman trailer with new tires. Also comes with; front and rear anchor system, new rowers seat, new front and real seat covers, extra lead anchor, new Clackacraft cover ($650 new)...
  41. River Pig

    Drift Boat Security

    About to move my drifter and trailer to outdoor storage and I'm wondering what you bros use to keep someone from driving off with it. Chains and padlocks? The boot?
  42. landlocked

    Drift Boat Oar Length

    I hear a bunch about swing weight vs. pull. I'm looking to buy a new pair of sticks for the WF 16 Clack. The stock oars that came with it are 9'6". If I went to the Sawyer Dyno X or full carbon wrap square tops/shoal cut in a 9' would I notice the difference? Would the 6" less be a big downer...
  43. A.A.

    Drift Boat Age

    I'm very close to pulling the trigger on my first used DB. It's aluminum from a well known manufacturer w a galvanized baker trailer. The boat and trailer are 9 years old but look to be in good shape. My wife keeps saying "maybe you should just buy a new boat instead of a really old one". I'd...
  44. seattleangler

    FS Hyde Drift Boat

    For sale by owner: Hyde drift boat Price: $7000 Year: 2010 Model: XL Pro-Series, Low Profile Purchased new from Hyde Boats in Idaho Falls, ID One owner; recreational fly fisherman. Not a guide boat. Excellent condition, used approximately 15 days per year. Minor wear, to be expected with...
  45. papafsh

    FS My Drift Boat Is For Sale

    The time has come to sell my 16ft wood drift boat, sad but true, haven't used it in a couple of years. It's been inside my shop so it's in good shape. If you want to see pics go to my gallery, it's the one in my avatar. Asking $1,000 and the homemade trailer it's on is included free! This...
  46. KFischer

    FS 2001 16' Wf Clackacraft Drift Boat For Sale

    I have a 2001 Clackacraft for sale. Its a 16' weight forward fly fishing model. Color is green and tan. Comes with a zieman trailer with new tires. Also comes with; front and rear anchor system, new rowers seat, new front and real seat covers, extra lead anchor, new Clackacraft cover ($650...
  47. TheAngler

    Plans For Building A Drift Boat

    I am looking into building a drift boat. I have been looking into these plans: http://www.dhdriftboats.com/driftBoatPlans.html I am looking for something that will do places like the Sol Duc and Yakima Canyon. Does anybody have a recommendation for plans or advice? Thanks, Benjamin
  48. F

    Nrs Drift Boat

    Has anyone ever rowed one or fished out of one? I'm seriously considering one but curious if it tracks ok and how it is in the wind.
  49. M

    FS Drift Boat

    $400 This is a great drift boat, but it's time for me to sell it. 15' custom wooden boat. Very easy to row and maneuverability is incredible. Ready for new paint and clean up, but otherwise functions perfectly well. BOAT ONLY. Trailer, oats and oar locks not included. 206-819-7209
  50. freestoneangler

    Inflatable Drift Boat

    Anyone have one of these? I'd not seen one until doing some surfing for used NRS rafts. It seems to me a very niche market more widely served by raft style crafts? http://www.headhuntersflyshop.com/area-51-nrs-inflatable-drift-boat/