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A Perfect Time Out on the Water onboard Your Own Luxury Yacht

Fishing is one of America’s best pastimes which have brought fathers and sons closer to each other. It’s a father’s way of opening up to his son, of teaching him about manly concerns and, probably just showing him how to fish correctly – from rigging a line to making his son’s first catch – a skill his boy would be able to share with his own son.

A lot of these special moments took place on an old, wooden boat; but far greater than the boat and your first catch, what really mattered were the smiles, the laughter, the pat on your back and the fact that your dad had time for you.

Ever thought about yourself the one giving your dad a fishing experience this time? Not just in any ordinary way, though, but in a way that he probably truly deserves – on board a luxury sport fishing boat, which will allow you and your dad (and probably with your own son, family or friends) to spend worthwhile fun and relaxation out on the water.

Fishing boat designs have gone a long way – from looking like working boats in the past to ones that would cater to specific needs, each with a design that would ensure quality time and the fun of great fishing activity whether in open water, near the coast of at a local lake or river.

Just a few notes on how some luxury sport fishing boats have been designed:

  • All-purpose fishing boat: besides allowing you to pursue various types of fish, this sport fishing vessel is also great for watersports and spending time with family and friends.
  • Cuddy cabin: it has a small cuddy or cabin space which may serve as a sleeping berth.
  • Deck boat: its large deck feature makes this boat great for entertaining large groups of people too.
  • Fish and ski boat: fishing and, especially, wakeboarding are both fun. But why choose only one when this type of boat makes both activities possible?
  • Inboard cruiser: this is one fishing boat that features large cabin areas, making longer time out at sea possible. It also allows for offshore boating for a chance of making bigger catches.
  • Multi-hull cruiser: Also known as catamarans, these two-hulled vessels are also great for offshore boating. They feature large cabins, better stability, enough room for both fishing and sunning, and are fuel-efficient.
  • Walkaround: besides its small cabins, this boat also has a bow area where you can actually go or walk around.

Luxury sport fishing boats can cost a fortune, though, so that the truly sleek design of today’s vessels just leave many water sport and activity lovers watching in appreciation. However, according to Mikelson Yachts, aside from keeping their fishing yachts affordable without compromising craftsmanship and quality, some boat manufacturers provide yacht brokerage services, to help you own the boat that you’ve always wanted.

Owning a car is great; owning a sport fishing boat, however, can be overwhelmingly exciting. If not to give your dad an extraordinary fishing experience, then give the treat to your family, yourself, and close friends. This is one investment you will surely never regret.