Hobie Pro Angler 17T



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.

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.


  • Length: 17 ft / 5.18 m
  • Width: 43.5 in / 1.1 m
  • Fitted Hull Weight: 206.95 lbs / 94 kg
  • Fully Rigged Hull Weight: 244/ 111 kg
  • Capacity: 900 lbs / 408 kg
  • Vantage Seat Capacity: 350 lbs 159 kg
  • Crew 1-2

Height is the maximum height of the boat at any location, while it is laying flat on the ground.


10 Horizontal Rod Holders
Battery Platform
H-Rail Mounting Plate
Lowrance® Ready
Tracking Skeg
Two MirageDrives with ST Turbo Fins
Two Plano® Tackle Boxes
Front Hatch with Removable Liner


Livewell XL
Trolling Motor Mount
Aluminum Trailex Trailer

Available Colors


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