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Explore Florida by Kayak

Florida boasts 12,133 square miles of water which makes up 18.5% of the state. Pair that with summertime temperature averages over 80 degrees, and it is no wonder why people in the sunshine state flock to all the different water sources Florida has to offer; and there are many! From crystal clear, spring-fed rivers, endless estuaries and marsh to beautiful lily pad riddled cypress swamps; Florida has a little bit of everything to offer. Florida is rich in wildlife as well--paddle with manatees, dolphins and alligators, you never know what you are going to see! The...


Sit on Top Vs. Sit Inside: Choosing the Best Kayak For You

Kayak fishing enthusiasts will know that there are two main types of kayaks for fishing: sit inside and sit on top. But whether you're new to the game or have years of experience, you might still need some advice as to which type represents the best in fishing kayaks. In the end, it does come down to personal preference, but there are some distinct pros and cons to each. If you're in the market for fishing kayaks for sale and want some advice on which will work best, read on.

Sit Inside Kayaks For Fishing

These are likely what most...


Kayak Fishing 101: Important Tips for Beginner Kayak Fishermen Just Starting Out

Despite rumors of fishing becoming less popular among the Millennial set, upwards of 45.7 million Americans reported taking at least one fishing trip in 2015 alone. Needless to say fishing is still incredibly popular. And why wouldn't it be? It's relaxing, rewarding, and inexpensive.

However, kayak fishing is still considered a frontier sport, as it's currently in the early developmental stages. So if you're an experienced angler or a beginner interested in trying something new, this is a great opportunity to get in on the ground floor. Here are some great tips to help you get started as a...


The 2017 Eddy-Gear Stingray XL's Are Here!

For 2017 Eddy-Gear has improved the Stingray XL line of fishing kayaks, added a pro-staff program, expanded our social presence, and has put together an epic Team of anglers, explorers, and hunters alike.

2017 Stingray XL

The biggest and most noticeable change to the 2017 Stingray XL is the new elevated seating system. This is probably one of the most popular upgrades we have yet to put out. We did a slow roll out in November with the Eddy-Gear Team Members, and then we decided in December to go ahead and release the stadium style elevated seat and the...


The Quest for Pro Staff Has Begun

That's right! Eddy-Gear is now opening its doors for pro (promotional) staff! We have some great incentives, ideas, and integration in mind for our new pro staff positions. But, before we release the total plan, we wanted to get the ball rolling with seeking out those that are interested. We are looking for longterm prostaff that will be part of the family here with us, at Eddy-Gear. If you are interested, please fill out the form below. We will use this information to make our first round decisions, and will then move forward with the next steps with those we find...