For those that love adventure in open waters, the sight of the unending horizon and the beautiful view of sun setting in the horizons, kayaking is the best way to experience the complete package. With a good kayak, one can stay afloat for as long as they want without the worry of drowning. A few of the masterpieces that can offer such comfort include the Sun Dolphin Aruba 10 & Sevylor Fiji inflatable kayaks.
Sun Dolphin Aruba 10
The Sun Dolphin Aruba 10 is a popular Sit-In kayak that one can easily find in the market today. It is a hard shell kayak and often chosen by occasional paddlers and beginners mainly because of their medium price range. Sun Dolphin Aruba weighs around 40lbs and features towing handles on the bow and stern. With this model, a solo paddler can load, unload and launch it without a great deal of effort. The model incorporates high density poly ethylene hull that enhances both tracking and turns. This feature is a rare combination with the smaller kayaks.
Specifications and features
Sun Dolphin Aruba 10 has a smaller size compared to other Sit-In kayaks. It accommodates loads of up to 250 pounds while most of other Sit-In kayaks can carry up to 400 pounds. It has an incredible storage space where one can pack a lot of gear inside the storage compartment. The canoe features an open cock pit that makes loading and unloading a breeze.
There is an adjustable padded seat with thigh protective pads that ensures the paddler remains comfortable during longer excursions. Other comfort enhancing features include a water bottle holder that is within arm’s reach.
Sun Dolphin Aruba 10 model is available in array of safety colours that include ocean blue, lime green, bright pink and neon orange. This gives the buyers a wider range of options to choose from. The material used to make this kayak ensures that it gives maximum service with normal use. It is offers best kayaking experience in lakes, rivers and streams.
Sevylor Fiji inflatable
Sevylor Fiji inflatable kayak can comfortably handle two paddlers at a time. It is the best especially for beginners who are keen to learn kayaking. This model comes with its own travel bag and a five piece touring paddle. It moderately priced and therefore the best bargain for those who would want to explore the trade before making a major investment.
This kayak is light weight and can deflate to the size of fitting into a carrying case. This feature makes Sevylor Fiji inflatable kayak convenient for camping trips, field excursions and for use during hiking. Fiji kayak measures 10ft and 4 inches in length when they are fully inflated. They also have three air chambers made of I-beam of the floor board such that when one chamber is punctured, the kayak can still remain afloat with the other two chambers intact.
These kayaks are more favourable to the experienced kayakers as they require considerable energy and great deal of skills to be propelled especially on choppy seas. They are more suitable for those individuals considering kayaking as an alternative form of workouts.