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The Best Kayak Trolling Motor Mount Kit

Last Updated on January 21, 2021

Best Kayak Trolling Motor Mount Quick List

A kayak trolling motor mount kit is a must for mounting a trolling motor on a kayak without a built-in motor mount.  Kayak trolling motors are especially useful for fishing in both freshwater and salt water and the mounting kit allows you to mount your trolling motor in the most effective and safest way.

We’ve also reviewed the best Kayak Trolling Motor for your convenience.

RAILBLAZA Kayak Motor Mount

The RAILBLAZA Kayak Motor Mount is simply the strongest and securest way to mount your motor to your kayak.  It allows your motor to remain removable and portable while still offering a secure way to connect the motor to your kayak.

The RAILBLAZA Universal Kayak Motor Mount Bracket combines the flexibility of RAILBLAZA mounts with some clever design, delivering a mounting bracket for electric outboards.

Super easy to clip on and off, your kayak can change from paddle only, to motor ready in under 30 seconds.

This bracket will fit almost all models of kayak, and is suitable for, but not limited to, the following motors:
Minn Kota, all transom mount models
MotorGuide, all transom mount models
Water Snake, all transom mount models
Torqeedo, all transom mount models
Newport Transom Mount Kayak Trolling Motors

Brocraft Fishing Kayak Trolling Motor Mount

This kayak trolling motor mount attaches right to your track and is very easy to attach and remove.  Users report that there is some flex and that re-tightening might be required frequently.

Features:
– Marine grade alloy and nylon
– Universal-suits most Kayaks with dual rod holders
– Quick and easy installation
– Adjustable for different hull widths, Fits any angle of flush rod holders
– Adjustable for left or right hand operation
– Includes two rocket launcher rod holders

BKC Kayak Trolling Motor Mount

Designed to use the built-in rod holders that most fishing kayaks have as a standard design, the BKC Kayak Trolling Motor Mount should be considered as an option for those looking for a really easy install.

Features:
Easy Setup and Removal – Motor mount connects to most kayak hulls in a matter of minutes and can be removed in a matter of seconds
Ambidextrous Design – Mount allows for installation of trolling motor for easy use by both left and right handed boaters
Durable Materials – Rust-resistant metal and fade- and corrosion-resistant plastics will stand the test of time and exposure to the element
Lightweight Construction – Hollow but sturdy tubing reduces motor mount weight, allowing for easy handling of mount and adding minimal weight to kayak
Must Have for Fishing – Helps upgrade a paddle only kayak into the ultimate trolling fishing vessel without any permanent hull alterations required

Newcod Kayak Motor Bracket

Another easy to install kayak trolling motor mount, the Newcod fishing kayak trolling motor mount is designed to fit kayaks with built-in rod holders. It can be adjusted for different hull widths. Universal-suits for most kayak, fit for different angle or inclined rod holders.

The kayak motor rack easily slides into your existing kayak rod holders without the need to modify your kayak. Adjustable for left or right hand operation.

The motor bracket holder kit includes marine grade aluminum bar, nylon box as well as related stainless hard wares. All necessary hardware is included in kit.  The mounting kit has a 165lbs rotating capacity.

Size:
Motor mount size: 43.3″ Length
Leg Height: 7.87″
Mounting Plate size: 7.48″ x 3.15″

Watersnake Kayak Motor Bracket

Simple to install and provides a sturdy way to mount a kayak trolling motor.  Can also be used to mount other accessories like a transducer pole for fish finders.

Rated for lower power motors up to 24 lbs of thrust.

Features:
DESIGN: Features a three-axle design that maximizes the range of movement so that the motor can be adjusted to the optimum position for powering up rivers, exploring lakes or crossing bays.
COMPATIBILITY: Available to bundle with the Watersnake T18 and T24 Electric motors or sold separately. It is recommended for motors with up to 24lb of thrust.