As a parent who loves their kids, you're going to be happy when your child finds a sport that they enjoy. As a parent who has to put food on the table and pay the bills, you hope that your child's new sport isn't going to break the bank. As such, you might wish that your child doesn't develop an interest in equestrian riding or yachting, meaning they'll start bugging you for a horse or a catamaran.
Fishing is a pastime that millions of Americans love to partake in, whether that be in the large streams and rivers or along the coast, there are many options for you to consider. If you want to take it up a level and become a bit more serious about fishing then you will need to transition from the shore to the water and find yourself a good fishing boat. Fishing boats come in all shapes and sizes, but for a beginner's purpose, it is best to only look at relatively small crafts so you don't spend your funding on a boat that doesn't suit your needs.