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Canoe is ideal for smaller marshes and sloughs, easy to carry in and out, easy to paddle, and with a little balance they are very stable... I would opt for a canoe with a transom for the times you are in areas that allow the use of motors... I have a 17 with a 2.5hp fourstroke that pushes along at about 12mph, nice to have when you want to get across in a hurry...
 

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Buddy and I feel into possession of a 10 ft jon boat last year. For small water, it has been great. We put a little electric trolling motor on the back and it gets us into most places we need to be. However, anywhere where you might experience a chop on the water you would want something bigger.
 

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thanks im thinking a square stern would be the best i usually hunt shallow marshes with lots of levees i might need to carry the boat over. and yes i will have to get oar mounts for delta :) :hunter:
 

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Patty said:
Canoe is ideal for smaller marshes and sloughs, easy to carry in and out, easy to paddle, and with a little balance they are very stable... I would opt for a canoe with a transom for the times you are in areas that allow the use of motors... I have a 17 with a 2.5hp fourstroke that pushes along at about 12mph, nice to have when you want to get across in a hurry...
do you roof that canoe on your car or use a trailer
 
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