Pro Angler 17T Tandem


The new Hobie Mirage Pro Angler 17T is a fishing machine with comfort, stability and room for everything you need, including another person. Plus, it’s powered by the patented Hobie MirageDrive pedal system. You can rent or buy the Hobie Pro Angler 17T kayak today at our waterfront kayak sales and rental center near the English Village in Lake Havasu.

The fully adjustable Vantage XT seating can be setup in multiple configurations: in-line tandem, face-to-face social tandem, or as a single. The PA17T is the perfect platform to teach a young one how to fish, take your family member out, or simply fish hard with your best fishing buddy. Fishing rod storage, both front and rear, holds up to 12 rods and the new H-Rail System allows you to customize accessory placement.

Both users can stand and fish in comfort and each cockpit is fitted with a large rectangular hatch with pivoting tackle management system; there’s even additional under-seat storage for bringing plenty of tackle boxes. The Lowrance® Ready feature with pre-installed thru-hull cable plug outlets makes adding most fishfinders easy. Use it “guide style” where the aft passenger provides power and puts the front angler on the fish or add an optional trolling motor to use it like a bass boat. Add the optional Livewell XL for storing your catch or taking plenty of live bait.

The hull will cut through ocean swells and the drop down skeg provides solid tracking over long voyages. With three rudder control steering handles, you can position the boat from any seating location while you or your buddy battles the big one. This vessel has found its niche through human propulsion via the MirageDrive, the ability to launch in no-motor zones or areas with no boat ramp, and minimal maintenance thanks to its durable polyethylene hull and rigid components.

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  • Length: 17′ / 5.18 m
  • Width: 43.5″ / .1.1 m
  • Fitted Hull Weight: 206 lbs / 94 kg
  • Fully Rigged Weight: 244 lbs / 111 kg
  • Capacity: 900 lbs / 408 kg
  • Crew: 1-2
  • Hull Construction: Rotomolded Polyethylene


  • MirageDrive with Turbo Fins
  • Fully Adjustable Vantage XT Seating
  • Boa® System Lumbar Support
  • Front Hatch with Removable Liner
  • Battery Platform
  • H-Rail
  • H-Rail Horizontal Rod Rack
  • H-Rail Cup Holder
  • H-Rail Mounting Plate
  • Large Front Hatch with Removable Liner
  • Large Twist and Seal Hatch with TMS


  • Sail Kit
  • Plug-in Cart
  • eVolve Electric Motor
  • Aluminum Trailex Trailer
  • Fishing Rod Holders
  • Livewell
  • and More

Color Options

Ivory Dune