Here is an idea for a hack for your hot weather kayak fishing setup.
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Add a frozen water bottle to your hot weather fishing gear and use this tip.
An easy DIY kayak anchor setup improvement is to create a hanger to hold your kayak anchor.
You need quick access to your fishing tools on your fishing kayak.
Create a kayak tool organizer or kayak tool caddy to overcome the limited tackle storage space on a fishing kayak.
Awesome gear head track adapter for pennies!
Commercially produced fish cooler bags (as well as other fishing tackle) cost a pretty penny! Will a $1 mylar bag from the Dollar Store perform just as well?
Install a shade umbrella using PVC either strapped to your seat or on a PVC gear head adapter.
Here are 30 more fishing kayak setup ideas
Check out these 34 fishing kayak setup ideas that show many fishing kayak accessories as well as the fishing kayak modifications I made to optimize my Jackson Coosa FD setup and you can apply these to your fishing kayak as well; proving fishing kayak mods do not have to be complicated or costly. https://youtu.be/wdGJ2TQr50s
As summer rages, how to stay cool while kayak fishing becomes really important. I picked up a cheap head cooling fan at Walmart and did a test to see if I should include it in my hot weather fishing gear. I was surprised at its ability to address the issue of how to stay cool
A kayak tool caddy is a handy part of fishing kayak setup when you need quick access to your kayak accessories.
Look at how the stand up assist strap can be used for fishing kayak self rescue as well as a kayak rescue ladder.
Don’t buy expensive Yakattack gear track as part of your budget fishing kayak setup. DIY kayak gear track works great and costs much less. You need kayak gear track to install kayak gear track accessories like rod holders or anything using the Scotty gear track mount. This video shows the DIY kayak track install –
You need to consider the entire kayak anchor retrieval system as you do your budget fishing kayak setup.
Your budget fishing kayak setup must include a kayak anchor trolley system.
Your budget fishing kayak setup must include a kayak anchor trolley system. The kayak anchor trolley install is very simple.
Getting the right fishing kayak paddles is an important part of your budget fishing kayak setup. Don’t make my mistake!
Basic kayak fishing setup needs to consider comfort! If your fishing kayak does not have a raised kayak seat, then this fishing kayak seat upgrade DIY is a no-brainer. The great thing about this kayak seat DIY is it is CHEAP. No complex kayak seat modifications are required! And cheap is an important part of any budget fishing kayak setup!
The second step in fishing kayak setup is being able to transport the kayak and for that you need a great kayak cart build. But, your DIY kayak cart does not have to cost a fortune! I show how to build your own kayak cart out of scraps! I believe this is the cheapest kayak cart you can make. Bottom line is you cannot do fishing kayak mods unless you can get your fishing kayak to the water!