A special kind of a boat known as pontoon boat is getting popular among fishermen and other fishing enthusiasts or anglers. The demand for inflatable boats is growing steadily. There are many advantages of using such kind of boats over others.
Getting to a fishing spot may be tough for a bigger boat. Pontoon boats can be easily maneuvered to reach the fishing spots as they are comparatively lighter. Light weight also gives it another advantage which is portability. You can carry these boats anywhere you want and get them into water easily.
Besides being lightweight they are very durable. These boats can withstand a lot of pressure and rough handling. The pvc or vinyl bladder is available in a lot of thickness sizes. The thicker it is, more durable the boat would be.
Pontoon boats are also cheaper than any other boat. If you can not afford big boats and want to get in the waters, you can opt for this boat. They are also available in different sizes, configurations and designs so you can choose the one according to your needs. You can have a two man pontoon or a single man pontoon depending upon your requirement.
A lot of these boats come with equipment and added features like storage pockets, rod holders, oar rests etc. Some of them have a provision for adding an electric motor. You can get a customized boat for the kind of use you want to put it to. Whether you are fishing in saltwater or fresh water these boats can be used accordingly. All these factors make pontoon boats a very good choice for a lot of other purposes as well besides fishing.
Here is a good example of a inflatable boat