Hunting from duck boats is a great way to spend some quality time out on your favorite body of water, whether that’s on the lake, the river or even in a local marsh or swamp.
But you’ll need to have the proper accessories if you want to come home with a few ducks at the end of the day. That’s not to say you need every bell and whistle on sale at your favorite supply store, but duck hunting is just like any other activity – if you’re going to do it, you might as well do it right!
Having the right gear, including the right duck boat and boat trailer, can make all the difference when duck hunting. So do your research, price your favorite items and decide which gear and accessories will better your chances of a successful hunt.
There’s a lot of gear to choose from, and your choices will invariably come down to your preferences and price range. But we’ll go over a few of the more popular options.
Best Duck Boat Accessories 2020
Duck Boat Safety Items
Before we get into the fun and exciting stuff, we first must stress the importance of having the proper safety equipment on board your duck boat. You never know when they’ll be needed, but you’ll definitely want them on hand when and if the need arises.
The price you could pay for not having them is far too great.
Safety items you’ll want readily available when out on a hunt or boat ride include U.S. Coast Guard approved life jackets for each person on board, a life-saving floatation device, preferably with LED lights, a first-aid kit, a whistle or air horn, some flares and a good fire extinguisher.
Just head online or to your favorite boat supply store today and price some of these important items.