Old Town Predator 13 Fishing Kayak Review
Kayaking and fishing are one of the best recreational activities to rejuvenate your mind and body. Not only does it help you relax, but it can also give you certain lessons in life, for example, when it comes to fishing you learn to be patient. You learn to be patient enough when you’re fishing to get a good catch, something that you can apply in real life.
With the reliable equipment on hand, you can actually do both, that is kayaking and fishing at the same time. However, you have to make sure that the kayak you’ll be using doesn’t only give you the reliability and stability when it comes to performance but also has the durability and necessary features to help you while on the stream, reliable and durable enough to be used on still waters, on the open waters, on hard to reach areas, especially when you go fishing and even on rough waters, something that’s inevitable especially when you’re not quite familiar with the place you’re kayaking or fishing at.
Nothing is more reliable than the Old Town Predator 13 Fishing Kayak when it comes to these kinds of water.
Overview of The Old Town Predator 13 Fishing Kayak
The Old Town Predator 13 Fishing Kayak is a newly improved kayak, a completely engineered sit on top kayak with an element seating system that features a 3 way seat positioning, adjusted just high enough for a better view on your target catch and made for comfort.
This revolutionary boat that’s made to be a game changer for fishing enthusiasts, with its featured crafted tri-hull gives superior stability and tracking performance. It is equipped with 6 removable plates that allow you to customize the kayak without drilling and ruining the beauty of the boat.
It also comes with dual-tip rod holders, tackle holder, molded paddle rest and rod retainers that give you a more enhanced hands free fishing capabilities. Also equipped to have paddle storage and a center console with Mod Pod cover and Exo Ridge deck keeps your gadgets safe and free from water leakage.
Made to be durable enough to track deadwood waters, the material it’s made of is a polyethylene material that would last a long time and will give you a number of years of fun. Made to be the ultimate fishing kayak, the Old Town Predator 13 Fishing Kayak is equipped with Humminbird Transducer scupper and a large bow hatch with an optional click seal cover.
With good practice this kayak has the stability for you to stand up and stretches to get comfortable during the voyage and is great for fishing and traveling on the open waters as well. And rest assured if you’re not that professional enough in standing up while on the water with the Old Town Predator 13 Fishing Kayak, it is also equipped with stand assists straps and an optional Scotty Stand Ready bar to keep you balanced and includes adjustable foot braces for a better traction and comfortable positioning.
The Old Town Predator 13 is also equipped with a paddle rest to keep your paddles for a better hands free fishing as well as to give you better paddling. And the best part is that it has a large storage space for all your necessary equipment to place and can even fit a cooler for food, drinks or live bait to carry around.
Lightweight to carry around and always ready to give you the fun and relaxation you deserve, the Old Town Predator 13 is reasonably fast and stable. With the comfortable seating system it’s equipped with for the paddlers comfort, it can also be adjusted to the height you’re comfortable with and is equipped with adjustable foot braces.
And with the stability it greatly possesses you can stand up and stretch out whenever you wanted to, and rest assured if you’re not that professionally trained yet, the Old Town Predator 13 is equipped with stand assists straps and an optional Scotty Stand Ready bar that you can fit in and help you maintain your balance while standing.
This revolutionary kayak is also equipped with a paddle rest to keep your paddles safe and secure while giving you a better hands free fishing and to keep you from acting like an unruly teenager while paddling yourself through the stream.
And unlike all other ordinary kayaks, this kayak is equipped with Exo Ridge deck to keep you from slipping and will give you a better foot traction to stand up and move around. With enough dry storage compartments this gives you enough space to carry your supplies, with a hold in the bow and the tank well in stern to keep the cooler and live bait in place.
With the Old Town Predator 13, the hull has a distinct Swede Form compared to other kayaks that displays a sharp bowline that helps in slicing through the water with ease.
This kayak, is equipped with a pontoon-like Tri-Hull that provides superior stability while tracking through the waters, also made with a center console with Mod Pod cover that gives a place to mount your fish finder and a Humminbird Transducer with a compatible scupper hole for you to easily install your fish finder without changing the hull of this beautiful kayak.
With the rod retainers this kayak is built with, you can easily mount and keep your rods and look organized, and not to mention the 6 removable mounting plates that can give you plenty of room for mounting extra rods and other accessories.
Features of Predator 13
The Old Town Predator 13 Fishing Kayak has a lot of features to brag about. This innovative kayak is the ultimate kayak when it comes to water sports, traveling and fishing. It can give the paddler, both the performance and durability he’s been seeking for when it comes to fun and relaxation. Reliable on both still and rough waters, this kayak is made for durability, with the features it possesses are:
- First Class Element Seating System with 3 Way Seat Positions
- Adjustable Foot Braces and Stand Assists Strap
- 6 Removable Mounting Plates
- Crafted Tri-Hull for a Better Performance
- Dual-tip Rod Holders
- Rod Retainers
- Paddle Storage
- Tackle holders
- Center Console with Mod Pod Cover
- Tank Well and Dry Storage
- Exo Ridge Deck
- Molded Paddle Rest
3 Way Seat Positions
Made for comfort, the Old Town Predator 13 is fabricated with a comfortable seating system with a 3 way seat position. Made to be adjusted to a “Travel” or lower position to provide increased stability while streaming down the water, it can be adjusted to the “Attack” or higher position for a better view of the targeted catch for the day and to give increased maneuverability or it can also be adjusted to a “Stand Up” position for a better poling, or sight casting position, on top of that this kayak is made with adjustable foot made for comfort and stand assists straps to give you the balance for standing and stretching or sight casting.
A well designed kayak, the Old Town Predator 13 is made with plenty of dry storage for other equipment that you might need along the voyage. A molded paddle rest to keep your paddles in place and will not roll off while you get a better hands free fishing capabilities.
Exo Ridge Deck
With the 6 removable mounting places it’s equipped with, you can easily remove and mount other accessories and rods with the use of rod retainers that will keep them in securely. With the Exo Ridge Deck the kayak is made with, it’s easier for you to stand up and get better foot traction and make it safe for you to move back and forth in your kayak, adding to that is being securely strapped on your kayak, you have the assurance that you can balance your way inside your kayak.
With the crafted Tri-Hull this kayak is made with, you can guarantee you’ll have the performance and speed you’re seeking for while stalking and battling your catch for the day. With the safety this kayak possesses, there can be no other kayak that can provide the fun and assurance of safety you’ve been seeking for. The Old Town Predator 13 is great on any waters you bring it into, may it be still water, deadwood drifted waters or even rough waters, it can give you the durability of the material it’s made and the safety it’s equipped with.
Specification / Sizes / Product Details of Predator 13
- Length: 13 feet and 2 inches
- Width: 33.5 cm
- Weight: 86 lbs.
- Maximum Capacity: 425 lbs.
With the length of 13 feet and 2 inches and a width of 33.5 cm, the Old Town Predator 13 is reasonably fast and fairly stable. Adding to the wide and equipped with an Exo Ridge deck, there’s ample space for you to stand up for a better sight casting for your target with safety. With a maximum capacity of up to 425 lbs. you can bring all the necessary equipment with you, along with food, water and other accessories such as gadgets to keep you company.
Light enough to carry around with you the Old Town Predator 13 can withstand any types of water you stream at. Durable and reliable at the same, this innovative kayak can provide the safety you have been looking for in a kayak, ensuring that you’re securely strapped in while paddling or standing on the kayak.
To summarize it all, the Old Town Predator 13 Fishing Kayak is one of the most innovative and completely engineered kayaks of all time. Not only does it provide stability and have a better performance while on the water, this kayak is meant to be durable and reliable enough to withstand cuts and breaks when coursing through deadwood drifted waters and hard to reach fishing areas to get a good spot on.
With its crafted hull, this gives the kayak an improved tracking and stability while on the water. Great to be used in rivers, lakes even on rough waters, the Old Town Predator 13 Fishing Kayak will never cease to amaze you with its performance, durability, stability and safety. What more could you ask for in a kayak? With its adjustable padded 3 way seating system with a back support that’s made comfortable for you, you can be sure to have all the fun and relaxation you deserve.
Wide enough to give you space and safe enough with a stand assists strap attached to it, with the Old Town Predator 13 you can stand up without putting much effort in balancing yourself. Equipped with an Exo Ridge deck, you sure have the right traction to keep you balance and can guarantee that you won’t slip your way off the kayak. With its removable mount and rod holder, not to forget the paddle rest it’s featured with, you can have all the capabilities of hands free fishing at the comfort of your adjustable seat.
As a final verdict, the Old Town Predator 13 is the ultimate kayak great for fishing, water sports and traveling that can provide the comfort and necessary features you are looking for in a kayak. Made to be well designed, well outfitted and completely engineered kayak, you will have all the fun and adventure for a long time.