WTB-pontoon boat - Fly Fishing Forum
For Sale by Owner Non-commercial items for sale!

Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 05-04-2005, 11:14 AM
Todd Ripley Todd Ripley is offline
Token Gear Guy
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 139
Thumbs up WTB-pontoon boat

OK, guys, here's the deal...

I'm in the market for a pontoon boat, and here are the general specs I am looking for:

1. ten to twelve feet long
2. two seat frame, or easily converted into a two seater
3. whitewater rated...and while I am not wedded to getting a Skookum Steelheader, or an XStream pontoon, those are examples of the type of product I am looking for
4. I'd like it to have both front and rear seat casting platforms, but most can be easily converted to that with the installation of a front floor
5. Here's the biggest kicker...the "boss" has only OK'd around a $1000 for my pontoon boat budget.

The new ones, which I really like, run anywhere from $1600 to $2500 for the stuff I'm looking for, and the "boss" has specifically shot down my attempt to up my budget that far!

Anyone have any used boats for sale, or have any leads for me to try out? I've hit up most of the companies I can find, and the few that deal in used boats haven't been able to keep a boat like the one I am looking for around, as they sell pretty quickly, so they don't have any.

Thanks for any help!

Fish on...

Todd Ripley
VP Political Affairs
Wild Steelhead Coalition
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Fly Fishing Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Home Waters
Your home waters
Current Favorite Fly
If you only had one... (change anytime)


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Skookum Pontoon Boat BC Boy Inflatable Watercraft 4 03-23-2008 05:01 PM
Colorado pontoon boat Zehnder Inflatable Watercraft 0 02-09-2006 11:06 AM
Which pontoon boat? seattlesetters Inflatable Watercraft 1 03-09-2004 05:32 PM
Pontoon Boat quandry airedale Inflatable Watercraft 18 09-30-2003 05:45 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:13 AM.

vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright Flyfishingforum.com (All Rights Reserved)