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What are bay boats?
Bay boats are medium-sized, trailerable vessels commonly used for boating pursuits such as freshwater and saltwater fishing. These vessels can span in size from 16 feet to 31 feet with an average length of 22 feet. These boats are built and assembled by a wide variety of boat builders with hull types including modified vee, deep vee, flat, monohull and other designs. Boat Trader currently has 2,172 bay boats for sale, including 1,289 new vessels and 883 used boats listed by both individual owners and professional boat dealerships across the country.
What are the best bay boats?
Some of the most iconic builders of bay boats as of today include: Tidewater, Sea Pro, Sportsman, NauticStar and Robalo. These builders manufacture bay boats models with outboard, outboard-4S, inboard, outboard-2S and inboard/outboard propulsion systems, available in gas, diesel and other fuel systems.
What are the most affordable bay boats?
Bay boats for sale on Boat Trader are offered at a range of prices from a sensible $8,859 on the more accessible end all the way up to $198,200 for the most advanced boats. Models with more power can hold motors up to an extraordinary 1,500 horsepower, while more economic utility models may have as modest as 70 horsepower engines on them (although the average power size is 200 HP).
Why are bay boats popular?
Bay boats are popular for their bigger draft and generally wider beam, attributes that make these boats an ideal choice for freshwater and saltwater fishing.