Southern Boating

Sportfish Buyers Guide

Angler’s Delight
Looking for a new sportfishing boat? These 13 builders have some of the best designs currently on the market. Our Sportfish Buyers Guide makes browsing easy.

You’ve probably noticed the increase in traffic in the inlets and along the shores as the big sportfishing boats come out to prowl. The parade routinely includes custom-everything yachts as well as semi-custom production boats, most with breathtaking lines and many with gleaming varnish. Here’s a look at some of the newest, or best-known, designs you’re sure to see—and to admire.

By John Woldridge, Southern Boating June 2017