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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 33 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, sea-V2(TM) and other designs. Boat Trader currently has 2,147 bay boats for sale, including 1,462 new vessels and 685 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, Robalo, Blue Wave, NauticStar and Sportsman. These builders manufacture bay boats models with outboard, outboard-4S, inboard, outboard-2S and other propulsion systems, available in gas, diesel, electric 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 $9,753 on the more accessible end all the way up to $165,000 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 60 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.