Ocean Kayak Prowler 13 Sit-On-Top Fishing Kayak Review

November 17, 2015

Ocean Kayak Prowler 13 Angler Sit-On-Top Fishing Kayak review

A great kayak needs to be stable on the water so it does not tip over and there is evidently a great range of kayaks currently available in the market. Ocean Kayak Prowler 13 Angler Sit-On-Top Fishing Kayak is one of the best kayaks in the market with the best features that a kayak can offer.The design of this kayak is classified as one of the most original designs of the kayak, provided with purpose built fishing machines. Therefore, it is a sit on top kayak with a traditional design, which makes kayaking more enjoyable and fun.

Key Features and Specifications

  • The Ocean Kayak Prowler 13 Angler Sit-On-Top Fishing Kayak is equipped with a wider hull that makes it more stable and maneuverable
  • It is constructed from polyethylene for durability
  • This kayak offers a huge bow hatch, an extra-large container well and a number of other options to install fishing equipment
  • The kayak is designed with performance hulls that are shaped to increase lift in waves and rough water, with more speed and stability
  • Tanks available at the rear of the kayak are spacious, which are designed to fit coolers, crates, tackle boxes and other necessities
  • It features molded-in seat well
  • 6" Cam Lock Hatch with a storage bucket and an oversized tank well with bungee
  • Molded-in handles help to make it easy to carry the kayak to and from the water
  • Scupper is compatible with most transducers
  • Skid Plate at the rear of kayak also increases durability
  • 2-rod holders behind the seat
  • Paddle-friendly position to store fishing rods
  • Molded-in cup holders
  • The storage area provides easy access to spare fishing rods while you are paddling
  • Angler graphics
  • The rudder system can be attached to the kayak for better tracking
  • The dimensions of the kayak are 160 x 28 x 18 inches and it weighs 56 pounds
  • Length 13' 4" and width 28"
  • Seat width 17"
  • Leg length: 52"
  • Overall, kayak has the maximum capacity to carry up to 450 pounds

Why this might be the Kayak for you:

The Ocean Kayak Prowler 13 Angler Sit-On-Top Fishing Kayak has hit the perfect balance of maneuverability, speed, stability, and performance because it has been manufactured to deliver the perfect platform for both fishing and (On-water) sporting.

The simple design of the kayak is followed by an intelligent piece of engineering that enhances the performance of the kayak. Besides its performance, this kayak is even perfect for the taller paddlers, as the adjustable foot pegs coupled with the seat back allows almost every paddler to paddle comfortably.

It is perfect for your trips because it offers fantastic versatility, as you can use it for surfing, playing as well as touring and fishing.


  • The Ocean Kayak Prowler 13 Angler Sit-On-Top Fishing Kayak is a great fishing and touring kayak
  • It is a fast kayak with exceptional tracking and performance with almost no water slapping on the deck
  • The kayak performs well even in rough and harsh weather conditions
  • Although, the Kayak itself weighs just about 56 pounds, it can still carry up to 450 pounds. So, you can load it up with your essentials when going on a fishing trip
  • The front hatch is big enough to fit almost anything, while the smaller center hatch is good for your personal stuff such as keys or wallet
  • Side carrying handles make transportation and roof mounting easy
  • The kayak offers comfortable paddling position with seats that are relaxing with a backrest
  • The most amazing fact is that the kayak has the cup holder, so you can enjoy your drink while waiting for fishes
  • It has a simple design yet it is very effective


  • Only Available in Brown Camo Currently
  • Can be a little less stable than other wide kayaks
  • Built in foot holders might be uncomfortable during kayaking

Final Thoughts:

The Ocean Kayak Prowler 13 is a great choice if you are looking for a kayak that can carry multiple people and still be used for fishing and recreation.

5/5 (1 Review)

About the author 

Richard Dravick  -  I created this site to help people who like myself enjoy kayaking and fishing. Kayaking allows you enjoy all the great themes of nature that are around us everywhere and combining this with fishing can create some of the most memorable times in life.
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