THERE IS A PLACE where time stands still. It’s a place where social status updates don’t change with the second hand on a clock and where the smartphone goes away altogether. It’s where you trade your devices for a rod, a reel, some line, a hook and the wonderful simplicity that comes with it all. You hear water lapping against a hull. You see birds. If you’re lucky, a screaming drag disrupts the sublime scene, bringing with it the fish of a lifetime. That’s when you reach for the smartphone, so you can share the picture later. Here are 15 fishing tenders ready to take you to that place.


FOUNTAIN POWERBOATS has always been known for speed, and the 38CC keeps the tradition alive. This center console cruises at 36.5 knots with standard triple 350 hp Verados. Top-end is 64 knots. With optional triple 400 hp Verados, that top hop jumps to 70.5 knots, making the run to the fishing grounds quick. Quads are also available for those who need even more speed. Part of the builder’s Bluewater Sport Series, the 38CC is aimed at anglers, and some fishing

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