Fishing is the fastest growing segment of kayaking and more and more people are finding huge benefits to be kayak fishermen. You can buy a fishing kayak for a fraction of the coast of a big boat. It does not consume fuel, can be launched almost anywhere and can also go into fishing areas that bigger boats cannot access. This very popular activity is rewarding and the joys and challenges of fishing from a kayak are fish. The fresh salmon will also taste better if you caught it from your own kayak.