How much should I spend on a fishing boat?
Prices can range anywhere from $10,000 all the way up to $50,000 and beyond for high end brands. Low cost brands for fisherman include Tidewater and Sea Hunt while higher end brands include Boston Whaler and Grady-White.
How much does a boat cost on average?
|Average boat price|
|Boat type||Size||New boat price|
|Sailboat||30 to 35 feet (9 – 10.5 m)||$12,000 to $500,000|
|Bowrider boat||Under 20 feet (<6 m)||$15,000 to $100,000|
|Pontoon boat||18 to 25 feet (5.5 – 7.6 m)||$19,000 to $90,000|
How much does it cost to run a fishing boat?
If we consider the average price of fuel to be 3 dollars per gallon, then you’ll be spending around 80 dollars per hour while sailing. The five-hour trip will make the cost 400 dollars, and if you take your boat on such sailing trips once every week, then the total cost will be more than 20000 dollars for a year.