7' 9"
Width (in)
Weight (lb)

Argo 80X Description

The ARGO Recreational Sit-in Collection is ideal for the paddler looking to enjoy a stable and relaxing kayaking experience during the cool or warm season on calm and slow moving waters. Built using Pelican's Twin Arched Multi Chine Hull, these kayaks provide excellent stability and combined with spacious cockpits, getting in-and-out of a kayak, has never been easier! The ARGO 80X is specifically tailored to the smaller paddler, and for those looking for a kayak under 10' long. Its compact size and weight of only 27 lb makes it an incredibly easy kayak to store and transport. The ARGO 80X features a large tank well, cockpit table equipped with a bottle holder, and an adjustable Ergoform™ padded backrest. Built using our patented Ram-X™ materials, the ARGO 80X will be around for years of unique experiences fueling stories worth sharing.

Argo 80X Specs and Features

  • Structure: Rigid / Hard Shell
  • Cockpit Type: Sit Inside
  • Seating Configuration: Solo
  • Ideal Paddler Size: Smaller Adult/Child
  • Seating Configuration: Solo
  • Ideal Paddler Size: Smaller Adult/Child

Additional Attributes

  • Adjustable ERGOFORM™ padded backrest
  • Bottle holder
  • Carrying Handles
  • Cockpit table with bottle holder and compartments
  • Drain Plug
  • Storage platform with bungee cords

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Argo 80X Reviews

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I am 110kg & 195cm tall,…

Submitted by: tataniko on 5/31/2022

I am 110kg & 195cm tall, this kayak works well for me in Lake Balaton.

We bought six Pelican Argo 80x for the whole family, we love them.


Perfect for sporadic use on…

Submitted by: paddler1454936 on 5/19/2021
Perfect for sporadic use on weekends, I use it in calm rivers and lakes, very happy I measure 162 cm and weight 69 kilos and I'm doing very well, as an extra I put some footrests on it.

Great for kids! Lite weight,…

Submitted by: Olive84 on 7/29/2020
Great for kids! Lite weight, easy to paddle and good for river kayaking. Would recommend a larger size for adults.