At Explorer Industries we are all about jetboats. We hunt, fish, and use them the same way that you do. This helps us to understand your needs. Why not give our team the opportunity to quote, and build your next riverboat.

The time to order your boat for next season is NOW!!!!!!!





Place order before Sept 30/2017 and receive:

-Upgrade your engine for 500 Bucks and get the coloured accents N/C. You get the 90/65 on the 162, or the 115/80 on the 172 for 500 bucks. Save over $3000 with this offer.  (Until September 30, 2017. No exceptions. Or while engine supplies last.) Order early to avoid disappoinment.

Place order from October 1st to October 31 and receive:

-Color choice and Bimini Top N/C

Place your order from November 1 to November 15 and receive:

-Color choice or Bimini Top N/C



Place order before September 30 and receive;

-Jet Boat winch kit N/C

Place order from October 1st to November 15 and receive:

-$1000.00 of accessories or options N/C


In addition; All orders received by September 30, 2017 only, will be eligible for a draw to win a free guided trip for 2 (7 Hours), spin fishing, on the world famous Bow River. You will be guided by Calgary’s premier guide, Mike Robertson of the Bow River Blog in his Explorer 162 Power Drift. The trip includes rods, tackle, snacks, and beverages. Transportation to and from Calgary, or accommodations are not included. Draw to held October 2, 2017

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186 Explorer Drop Bow Riverboat


166/186/196 Explorer Inboard Riverboat!


  • All new for 2017. Now available with a drop bow, and pump outboard for even more space.
  • CAD designed for superior strength and lightweight construction.
  • Exclusive in house built electronic dash that displays all of the standard information, but gives you more. Like a fuel monitor, exact fuel tank calibration, built in code reader and many other customizable configurations.
  • We build our own EZ Clean Intake. Our billet intake, with 1/4" QT100 intake grates makes it one of the toughest intakes in the industry.
  • UHMW Keel strip, and reverse chines, make these boats tough and responsive.
  • Dependable AT 309 pumps give you the best in performance and fuel economy.
  • Durable Zolatone and powder coated accents to keep your boat looking good for years.
  • We use only the best rigging products from companies such as Attwood, Teleflex and Springfield.
  • Power your new jetboat with one of the following engines form Kodiak; 4.3, 4.3DI, 5.3DI, 5.7, 6.2(L86), 6.2(LS3), and 6.2(LSA).
  • Because your boat is built for you right here, we can customize it to fit your needs. 
  • Our inboards carry a 3 year engine warranty and a Limited Lifetime hull warranty.





142/162/172* Explorer Outboard Riverboats

  • Our outboard line of jetboats are built to exceed the same rigid standards as our inboards.
  • Available in 14', 16', and 17' there is one for every application.
  • UHMW Keel strips, and reverse chines, (162 & 172) make these boats tough and maneuverable.
  • New for 2017 is a Jet Drift configuration in all sizes.
  • As well for 2017, the 172 has a full front with a removable door as an option.
  • Choose from either the 60/40 or the 90/65 on the 162.
  • Choose from either the 90/65 or the 115/80 on the 172.
  • Our outboards carry a 3 year engine warranty and a Limited Lifetime hull warranty.





  • Wider beams than the competition.
  • Wider bottoms.
  • All welded hull.
  • Full bench seats.
  • Square nose.
  • Flat bottom.
  • Can be customized to suit your needs.