About Bay Craft Boats – Shallow Water Flats Boats

Bay Craft is a family owned business that has been manufacturing flats boats since 1986.
From the very start, we have been committed to building the highest quality shallow water fishing boats with a fishing point of view. Designing every boat with the serious angler in mind and for the first time boat owners at an affordable price.

Bay Craft presently manufactures six models of shallow water flats boats. Bay Craft boats are hand crafted individually produced. Attention to quality is evident at first glimpse with the molded diamond non-skid decks, cockpit and hatches to the self bailing hatch gutters, oval live wells and stainless steel hardware.

Bay Craft craftsmanship is even evident behind the scenes. All boats are manufactured with 100% composite materials NO WOOD TO ROT, using leading suppliers to ensure that only the best raw material are used .The stringer system are molded foam filled and glassed in. The transoms are built with a high density foam fiber. The one piece molded deck, cockpit liner and fish boxes design gives the boats a stronger unibody construction. Decks and hulls are infused together with a bonding fiberglass mixture forming one single unit.

The 175 PRO Flats is a great riding boat for the flats and bays, has a 7’1″ beam very stable and only weighs 750lb to go in shallow water. It’s reverse chime cuts threw the waves pushing them away from the hull and keeping you dry.

The 180 Tunnel Explorer is a great boat for the flats, weighs only 700 lbs runs in 6” of water and only drafts 6” with its huge front casting deck, self bailing cockpit, jack plate and trim tabs as a standard features. This boat will leave the competition stuck in the mud.

The 18 Tournament: Large front casting deck, self bailing cockpit, jack plate and trim tabs as a standard features.

The 185 Flats Edition was designed for versatile performance. It has a 7’10” beam which makes it one of the most stable fishing platforms on the market. With extra large circular live well, catch and release well, huge dry storage compartments, lockable rod lockers this boat is a must see.

The 210 Hybrid: The Bay Craft 21ft Flats and Bay Hybrid

It is Bay Craft’s hope that after comparing their craftsmanship with other boats, you will recognize the commitment to quality and detail, and want to become a part of a family of Bay Craft owners. Visiting our web site will help you compare, and see why Bay Craft is your best investment maintaining more resale value in the industry with the highest level of quality and customer satisfaction. We want your new boat to be everything you want it to be, and more.