float tube

  1. manfishman

    Kayak Paddle on a Float Tube?

    Hey all, wanted to see if anyone else has used a kayak paddle as backup propulsion on their float tube?? I have a fishcat 4 and after getting blown to the opposite end of Pass Lake last month and kicking against the wind for 3hrs to get back I started thinking about alternative ways to get...
  2. P

    FS Floatpower - Electric motor and battery float tube for pontoon (or float tube)

    Selling a float tube that's designed to hold a car battery and provide a base for an electric motor. I bought this several years ago with the idea that I'd offload my electric motor and the heavy battery from my pontoon boat. It's now 10+ years later and the plastic is still on the denier...
  3. Fishwizard253

    FS WTB: Float Tube

    Hey guys, I'm new to the float tube game and was looking for a decent set up to get me going this week. Not looking for anything super fancy, just would like to get on the water at a local lake on Tuesday. Thanks a ton!
  4. ScudderWoodsFly

    Looking for a Steam River near Snohomish Washington

    All, I normally do float tube fishing in the high alpine lakes. But I would love to try a stream/river and see how that fishes. Does anyone know if a good river/stream in the Snohomish area for trout? I have a 4WT and 5Wt rod so I am not trying to get steelhead or salmon. I just want to throw...
  5. Scott West

    FS Float Tubes (2) for Sale - Lightweight

    Float Tubes (2) For Sale - Lightweight Ideal for backcountry & high alpine lakes Excellent Condition $50 each or $80 for pair Contact seller for questions. Scott W. (509) 989-1694 Moses Lake, WA
  6. Scott West

    FS Float Tubes (2) - Caddis Navigator II

    Float Tubes (2) - Caddis Navigator II Good Condition $70 each or $125 for pair Contact seller for questions. Scott W. (509) 989-1694 Moses Lake, WA
  7. Bill Aubrey

    FS Sage SP, Ross Reels & Spools and...a treadmill!

    Ross Reels and Spools: (All reels are without lines and backing) (All with boxes and cards). CLA 6 GREY AS NEW. $165.00. Spool. CLA 6 Black AS NEW. No rash $100. (Add $45 for backing and 8 wt spey floater (Ace). Spool. CLA 6 Grey AS NEW. No rash $100. (Add $50 for backing 650 GR Skagit...
  8. Cougar Zeke

    FS Browning Float Tube with Fins

    Browning traditional float tube with fins. I never used it and it doesn't look like it's ever had air in it. Prefer local (Seattle/Bellevue) transaction. $25 Thanks for looking! Andy
  9. Love2fish_

    FS Like New Outcast Float Tube

    Lightly used Outcast float tube. Well taken care of and stored inside. Only used about a half dozen times. 200$ OBO takes it
  10. Love2fish_

    FS Fish Cat Float Tube

    Fish Cat float tube for sale, used but in good condition. Stored indoors. Great for the spring openers. Asking 150$ OBO.
  11. O

    FS Dave Scadden - Freestyle H3 Float tube

    Up for sale is a used once Dave Scadden Freestyle H3 float tube. Includes stripping basket and storage bag with backpack straps. This is an ideal setup to hike into the basin lakes which will be fishing well very soon. It is about 6' long, completely frameless, class 2 rated and in excellent...
  12. SERE Nate

    WTB Top of the line float tube and fins.

    I am looking for a very nice float tube for backpacking into alpine lakes. Could also use some nice fins.
  13. tkww

    packing a float tube

    I have an older doughnut-style float tube. It's got d-rings on the bottom. I've got some backpack straps for it but...it sucks. Between the bottom of the tube hitting me and the strap comfort level, I'm looking for other options. And of course the other challenge packing a tube in is other items...
  14. Troutlife

    Float tube safety

    Is it safe to use a float tube this time of year? I'm thinking about hitting Pass Lake, and I do have waders and a life jacket.
  15. T

    Lightest Float Tube or Pack Raft?

    Hello, I'm looking for an ultralight float tube. I want to carry the tube deflated in my backpack into high mountain lakes. What would you guys suggest as being the best option? The wilderness lite tube seems to be the best thing I've come across. Any others out there that are worth looking...
  16. J

    Cleaning mold from float tube

    I keep my Cumberland float tube in my pickup's camper shell and it now has some mold (black spots) on it that I would like to clean off. I tried dishwashing soap but it did not work. I figured you folks would know what works best and is the least harmful to the float tube. I know I should have...
  17. M

    float tube waders

    I would like to save some wear on my breathable waders. I see these hodgman gamewade packable waders for fifteen dollars. They are .25 mm pvc construction. I wont be hiking in them, just kicking around in the float tube. They weigh one pound, pack down small, should be easy to patch, and, of...
  18. Ian Horning

    Unfortunate Float Tube Issue...

    So I'm out fishing the other day in my float tube, when I notice a very strange, pungent smell coming from the right side storage pouch... My roommate's cat PISSED on my damn boat! It reeks like no other and I'm worried about it ... a) ... contaminating my flies b) ... overall smelling like...

    FS CADDIS float tube

    As new condition. Also have a like new round tube that needs a ring bladder. By Idaho bagmaker.
  20. Travis Cornell

    FS Classic Accessories Float Tube $75

    Also selling my Classic Accessories Float tube. Its not the prettiest of float tubes but I've caught a lot of fish out of it and it gets the job done. I lost the stripping basket attachment therefore I installed a piece of PVC as a cross bar and it has surprisingly come in handy since it is thin...
  21. Dry Fly Dutchman

    FS Float tube deal

    Just bought a drift boat this summer and haven't had the chance to use my new float tube. Hasn't touched the water and takes up a bit of space in my garage. Make an offer. $50 obo
  22. G

    FS Float Tube and Pontoon

    SOLD Hey guys, same as my fly tying deal, I am moving and don't want to take these two items with me so hopefully they are a good deal. Skykomish Sunrise pontoon boat with side pockets and oars - $300 (http://www.davescaddenpaddlesports.com/product-page/skykomish-sunrise) Outcast Fishcat...
  23. Archfisher

    WTB Looking for a float tube

    Hey everyone, Looking for a float tube like a Fishcat 4 or something close to it. I have a pontoon but in need of a float tube now as well. Let me know what you got. Thanks Dusty PS I live on the eastside of WA but willing to travel for the right deal. I do have traditional archery stuff to...
  24. H

    FS WTB float tube with oars

    Like the Scadden renegade, etc. Have rods to trade.
  25. Matthew Kaphan

    FS Free: Ancient Float Tube

    I've been holding on to my first float tube for 25 years ago thinking I'd have a need for it but it hasn't seen water since I got a pontoon boat 19 years ago. This thing is aged but I believe it still floats. Free pickup in Olympia, otherwise you'll have to pay shipping. I'll take some flies if...
  26. Adam Saarinen

    Float tube prep!

    Dragged my tube out of the shed today, haven't used it since end of spring! It's the Drifter Evolution with Oars from Guideline, also have the standard Drifter! Over a year ago I priced a pontoon cos' i wanted to get further & save time? The price was 1000euros from the brand with Cat in the...
  27. J

    Float tube net.

    It appears that I actually can catch trout from my tube. So.. I guess I need a net. Shopping for a rubber mesh net that would be appropriate for fish 18" to 22" landed from a tube. Cabellas has one for $25 but I am hoping for guidance from you folks before I make a purchase. Thanks , Jim
  28. J

    Gearing up to float tube

    I've been fishing for decades but never in a float tube. It seems that here on Fidalgo Island the fishing is very limited but with a float tube it seems it could be spectacular. So a Cumberland tube from Walmart ($180) Redington waders ($120), air pump, net, pfd, and fins. Seems like under $500...
  29. Tyler Speir

    Float tube advise (for a kid)

    I was wondering if anyone knows of a good float tube for kids. My daughter is turning 7 next week and I really want to get her out on the water with me. I need to find something super safe and stable. I'm looking for a smaller sized round tube that she cant slide out of. If someone knows of a...
  30. T

    Ultralight Backpacking Float Tube

    I've done a bit of searching around on the internet for ultralight float tubes to pack into mountain lakes and I came across this site. Seems to be a knowledgable crowd here. I read some older threads on this subject and was wondering what the current best tubes are for packing? I want it to...
  31. M

    Float Tube or Pack Raft???

    Looking for feedback on either. We moved to SW CO and sit at the edge of CO's largest wilderness area. It has more high country lakes than I could likely fish in a lifetime. I like the idea of being able to float out of an area on a raft. Don't know if I like the position for fishing lakes. The...
  32. kurtataltos

    Float tube recommendations

    I am trying to replace my current float tube, a BucksBag Mustang. I like the Bucks but the "high volume valve" is a pain and... it's leaking. My wishlist: - open front... no requirement for a bar. If it has a bar, can be used without the bar. No netting across the front needed or...
  33. P

    FS Creek Company Float Tube

    U Boat 2000. Purchased a few years ago, used three or four times before I bought my Fat Cat. Stored in a garage $30.00 and I will include two sets of fins. Prefer a local buyer as not really worth shipping. I live in Seattle, just south of I-90. Pool Guy
  34. Phil Fravel

    float tube

    My sons college fishing buddy had his float tube walk off from Lake Lenice over the weekend. I'm just checking to see if anybody picked it up thinking it was left behind. Being a college student he really does not have the $ to replace it.
  35. Salmon King

    FS Kickboat (Float Tube), Fins, and Fishfinder

    Cadis Kickboat (float tube) used once. Fins are sized 9 or 10. Humminbird Fishin Buddy finder works great. Asking $150. Selling because my neighbor gave me a real boat...lucky me! Located in Oak Harbor
  36. yellowlab

    FS Float tube or pontoon rod holder

    Nylon webbed strap and carry your rod. $15
  37. Dustin Bise

    WTB Float Tube

    Hello, are you afraid of the deep dark water? Is float tubing to cold for you or does it limit the amount of coolers you can bring? Do you have an old, questionably seaworthy (if its to trusty it takes some of the fun out of it) floatube that has sat in the garage for a few years with no love...
  38. J

    FS Force Force - Float Tube Fins

    In excellent condition, likely used on about 4 occasions. I prefer going with the current! Includes leashes to protect your investment. $120 and I cover shipping to lower 48.
  39. B

    FS Dave Scadden Outlaw Escape Float Tube

    I am selling a blue, lightly used Escape. Probably fished with it six times. Like it a lot but I bought a fishing kayak and a backpacking float tube and also have a vintage Outcast SFC. The Escape has not been used in at least a year, just hanging in my garage. Someone should be enjoying it...
  40. J

    Question - Looking For A Lightweight Backpacking Float Tube

    Hi all, I have searched the internet and found a few of these float tubes - just wondering if anyone out there have backpacked any particular tubes into high mountain lakes - and have suggestions on any particular models of tubes or have suggestions on models? Have looked at Outcast and...
  41. R

    FS W.w.grigg Float Tube Brand New

    Have w.w.griggs The V-Boat ultimate open front float tube. Comes with HD D-Rings 3sets of HD rod holders work table removable fly patches and oversize pockets .new in box extra tough 600 denier. $ 125.00 located in Bremerton wa can't figure out how to post pics my nuber is 360-328 8092 text me...
  42. FlyOrDie

    FS Caddis Float Tube $50

    Creek Co. Caddis float tube. Excellent condition. Great for fishing in lakes. Will throw in size 8-9 fins, too, if you want them. $50
  43. S

    FS Float Tube And Boat Fs

    Selling my Fish Cat Float Tube with fins and inflatable fishing boat. The float tube is in excellent condition. I purchased it and never ended up using it. Fins are included. Asking $150. The inflatable is a really cool boat and very stable. Has a standup casting platform and a well for...
  44. B

    FS Buck's Bags Hi&Dri Float Tube

    Like new float tube, only used a couple of times. $100. Cash, Credit Card, or PayPal
  45. S

    FS Fisknat Steelhead Float Tube Net

    For sale is a very gently used Fisknat Steelhead Float Tube net. This is a good-sized net that can easily be carried on your back when wading or used from a float tube or pontoon boat. Longer reach than the standard "hand net" but definitely not too big to carry. It is the best of all worlds...
  46. Storybook

    FS Woodriver Stealthrider Float Tube

    Haven't used this thing in about 10 years...so letting her go. U tube and in great shape...albiet dusty ;) Included is a pair of Adjustable Force Fins. First $100 takes it. Local pick up in the greater Seattle area only.
  47. T

    Advanced Tube Design Project

    Advanced Tube Engineering Project Hi Guys and Girls! Love reading the forum and seeing the float ingenuity that all of you possess! This site has been very valuable to me; as a new tube owner,and younger fly fisherman in the community. I hope some if,you are willing to help me on my project...