Quick Details about Jon Boats
Average Length: 8 to 20 ft.
Propulsion Type: Outboard engine, paddle
Hull Type: Flat
Fishing on Jon Boats
Jon boats are simple, no-frills aluminum fishing boats that are easily portable and popular with and anglers and hunters. These flat-bottomed aluminum fishing boats come equipped with bench seats and a simple, flat transom onto which may be clamped a tiller-steered outboard. Jon boats may be customized with fishing features such as trolling motors, driver consoles and sometimes carpeted floors. They are easy to maintain, inexpensive and nearly indestructible.