"I'll be sure to invite the president to ride out the next hurricane in a jon boat
in Galveston Bay the next time one approaches."
Three of us rode in Maines' stout, 25-foot cabin cruiser, which towed an aluminum jon boat
loaded with decoys.
Marilyn's love of boating began after her first date with Peter, when he took her fishing on his 10' jon boat
. They both enjoyed being on the water and together were active members of the Clinton Flotilla of the US Coast Guard Auxiliary.
We quickly got dressed, grabbed our gear, and packed the flat-bottom jon boat
that patiently awaited our arrival to start our first day's hunt.
The lake, only weeks post-thaw, rocked the boat hard into our tire fenders, and a few times we narrowly escaped with our hands bone-crushing blows as the aluminum jon boat
slammed against the dock.
That evening when we returned from another session of searching for big cat tracks, Ray and I loaded his Jon boat
in the truck with malicious intent.
A jon boat
waits among the water lilies, restless as wind, a paddle in the bow, as though night were a current to be muscled through.
The fittest of duck rigs acknowledges this fact, whether it's a carefully chosen kayak, tricked-out jon boat
or custom-built airboat.
My jon boat
is equipped this way, but I often just tuck it in to cattail or bulrush beds to maximize cover.
Morrell hunts out of an 18-foot, aluminum jon boat
. Gators hate noise, and any water hitting the sides of the boat ca ii ruin a hunt.