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  1. Ankona Native SUV 17 Test Ride near Fort Pierce?

    General Discussion
    Hi all, looking for someone that can give me a test ride on an Ankona Native SUV 17 around the end of August. I am going to visit Erin and the crew at their shop in Fort Pierce Aug 31st to potentially start my build but would really like to ride on one just to make sure. They do not have a demo...
  2. Heron 16 tournament vs. Maverick 17 hpx-s/hpx-v

    General Discussion
    Does anybody on here have actual first hand experience on a maverick 17 hpx-s / hpx-v and also on a saltmarsh heron 16? Im in line for a heron 16 tournament and only 2 months into waiting i feel like 12-15 months is a ridiculous amount of time and have considered spending about the same give or...
  3. Ankona -Guide Box Replacement??

    Boat Yard Basics
    Ankona Shadow 16 - Boat 2016 -Has anyone converted the Guide to a cooler of any kind? Are cut it off guide box and replaced it with a hard cooler - RITC or Yeti ??
  4. 2016 shadowcast 16’ on 2016 aluminum custom float on

    Sold/Expired Classifieds
    So i sold the motor off the back of my 2016 16’ shadowcast. I had alot of people interested in the boat without motor so here it is. NO MOTOR INCLUDED Boat has been completly gone through and is 100% located in miami , Fl. Has : - 2016 custom float on aluminum trailer with added rock/mud flaps...
  5. Ready To Buy $20000

    Microskiffs For Sale
    I am looking for a great skiff, I like Ankonas and Skimmer skiff. Needs center console. I am located in SW FL and willing to drive. Important!!!!!! I Am financing through my credit union, so I need a motivated seller cause the process is a bit of a hassle especially during these times. My...
  6. South Dade skiff, ankona, salt marsh

    General Discussion
    Looking to build and little snook / back country rig for Jupiter fl. Came across south Dade skiff, a true barebones boat looks good wondering if anyone has any experience or input. Also looking at ankona / salt marsh. Main uses would be fishing docks / poling the rivers and flats / cocktail...
  7. 2013 Ankona Cayenne $14k obo

    Sold/Expired Classifieds
    This boat was originally posted mistakenly as a 2011. For Sale is a 2013 Ankona Cayenne asking $14,000 will entertain reasonable offers -30hp Tohatsu Tiller with extension, power tilt and trim, extra prop -Float On trailer with two new tires and spare -Birdsail Marine Trolling Motor mount -Minn...
  8. WTB skiff ~7k Charleston

    Microskiffs For Sale
    In search of a flats boat/poling skiff around the 7k price range (or less of course). I’m located in Charleston, SC but willing to travel. Preferably something around 16’-18’ with a console but open to anything!
  9. Pursuing the Elusive 10-15k sweet spot

    Microskiffs For Sale
    My fellow Microskiff lovers. I am in search of a quality skiff that is 15-18 feet, can handle a variety of water, and has a tiller or side console configuration. I looked at a skull island yesterday and it was perfect, just 5k outside of my budget. Not particular on any names but Ankona seems to...
  10. 2016 Ankona Shadowcast 16’ tiller w/40hp merc 2 stroke for sale

    Sold/Expired Classifieds
    Decided to list my 2016 Ankona shadowcast 16’. I want to start off by saying i have literally taken out every inch of wire in the boat and run all new marine wire and duplex to everything on a new fuse block and switch panel. The boat needs nothing at all and is ready to fish right now and im...
  11. ISO Ankona copperhead or Heron 16

    Microskiffs For Sale
    I’m looking to buy an ankona cayenne or copperhead. Heron 16 is also in the mix. Just seeing if anyone has anything out there.
  12. 2011 Ankona Cayenne

    Sold/Expired Classifieds
    For Sale is a 2011 Ankona Cayenne asking $16,500 -30hp Tohatsu Tiller with extension, power tilt and trim, extra prop -Float On trailer with two new tires and spare -Birdsail Marine Trolling Motor mount -Minn Kota 55lb thrust trolling motor -Lowrance Hook4 depth/fish finder with all the secret...
  13. Salt Marsh Heron 18

    Introduce Yourself
    Hello, New member here. Been talking to Ankona and i'm really thinking on putting a deposit down and having a Heron 18 built. The quality and care they show for their work is unmatched for their price range imo. Any owners out there? would love to hear some feedback on the boat, maybe share some...
  14. 2016 Ankona Shadowcast 18

    Microskiffs For Sale
    Decided to post my beautiful Ankona Shadowcast 18 for sale. Center console Black Hull Matterhorn White deck Tunnel Hull 2016 2016 Tohatsu 30 4stroke. Less than 100hrs 2016 float on trailer 55lb Minn-Kota Copilot Power pole micro JL Audio speakers & amp Also has the hatch upgrades in front and...
  15. Willing to make the drive To Florida memorial day wknd.17k budg.Cash in hand, any Ankonas for sale

    Microskiffs For Sale
    Looking to buy a pre-owned Ankona. Located in Texas
  16. Looking for SaltMarsh 1444, 1656 or Ankona Native SUV

    Microskiffs For Sale
    Hey everyone, I'm new to forum, thanks for letting me join. Im in Pensacola, Fl and life long fisherman and owned and been around boats all my life. Im looking for a SaltMarsh 1444, 1656 or the Ankona Native SUV. If anyone is looking to let one go, please let me know. Thanks!
  17. 2016 Ankona ShadowCast 18 (Black beauty)

    Bragging Spot
    My purdy Shadowcast 18. 2016 Tohatsu 30 4s. Great boat, she gets real skinny, yet handles chop like a champ. Also running FMT for backwater nav, JL Audio for sound, Minn kota co-pilot for trolling. Also has the hatch upgrades in front and rear, gas tank up front. Might sell eventually, in the...
  18. Salt Marsh Build Options

    General Discussion
    For those of you with Ankonas or Salt Marshes... what are your favorite components? Any options / upgrades you did that you wish you hadn’t or weren’t worth the extra expense? Thinking of having a Heron 16 built and, though this is all pretty person/use specific, would love input from folks as...
  19. Ankona Shadowcast 16 w/ 20hp Merc $11K

    Microskiffs For Sale
    ***SOLD*** This skiff sold on 5/11/2020. For sale is my 2015 Ankona Shadowcast 16. Motor is a 2015 Mercury 4 stroke w/ electric start. Runs perfect, maintained meticulously, only ever ran non-ethanol fuel and flushed with fresh water after every use. Boat has a center console with a hatch...
  20. New to Microskiff, looking for opinions on a new skiff!

    General Discussion
    Hey guys, finally joined the page. Hoping I can get some insight on some skiffs I have been looking at buying in the near future. I recently sold my solo skiff, needed something to take the misses or the dog along with me. The skiffs I have had my eye on as of now are the: Salt Marsh 1656...