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Your Kayak Christmas List

Whether for a loved one or yourself, the holidays are a perfect time to get ready for next year's paddling season. Here's a compilation of kayaks that may not fit under your tree (save for inflatable and folding!), but are sure to bring some holiday cheer.


1. Cub

by AIRE

What is it?

Launching in 2020, the Cub was built to be the ultimate playboat. At 10’5” this sporty, and nimble raft accommodates 2-3 paddlers.

Why buy it?

Accommodating a 2-3 person paddle team for high-adrenaline technical water, this rowdy little raft is sure to be an exciting ride.

How do I get one?

You can call AIRE's customer service representatives to pre-order today!

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2. Thaya

by INNOVA Kayak

What is it?

Thaya is a revolutionary inflatable kayak that uses a combo of our super strong Nitrilon material and drop-stitch technology.

Why buy it?

Thaya is a revolutionary inflatable kayak that uses a combo of our super strong Nitrilon material and drop-stitch technology.

How do I get one?

Online at innovakayak.com or through a dealer near you.

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3. Mako 12

by Riot Kayaks

What is it?

The Riot Mako 12 is an exceptional fishing kayak. Its rudder system and pedal drive will keep the ride smooth and enjoyable.

Why buy it?

The Riot Mako 12 is both stable and fun. It provides you with the best fishing experience in the water. It's also spacious and strong.

How do I get one?

Visit their website below or visit them at their store in Saint Hubert to get one today!

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4. Santee 110 Sport

by Hurricane Kayaks

What is it?

The Santee 110 Sport is a super stable, super sexy, super lightweight kayak with excellent tracking and stylish aesthetics.s

Why buy it?

Designed with a hard-chined hull for superior performance, a generous sport cockpit for easy entry and exit, a 10-inch hinge hatch for enhanced gear access, and a frame seat for ultimate comfort, the Santee 110 Sport is performance paddling in a relaxing package.

How do I get one?

You can find you nearest dealer at the link below.

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5. Slayer Propel 12 LT

by Native Watercraft

What is it?

The Slayer Propel 12 LT is a thermoformed ABS fishing craft that is outfitted to be fishing ready with groove tracks and flush-mounted rod holders.

Why buy it?

The Propel Pedal Drive system creates opportunities on the water for super quiet, hands-free forward/reverse fishing, bird watching, nature photography, and exercise.

How do I get one?

You can find you nearest dealer with thee Native dealer locator below.

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6. Manta Ray 12

by Liquidlogic Kayaks

What is it?

Considered one of the most comfortable sit-on-tops in the industry, the Manta Ray is sure to make for an excellent day on the water.

Why buy it?

The Manta Ray offers a quick-draining hull which helps stabilize you when busting through the surf zone, a Tag-Along Wheel that gets you to water with ease, and comfortable DVC Seating that drains, vents, cushions and dries quickly.

How do I get one?

You can find your nearest dealer with the Liquidlogic dealer locator below.

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7. The Amigo

by Diablo Paddlesports

What is it?

The Amigo has molded in track to secure the Larry chair and includes a  pull-up leash for easier standing, a larger cockpit than traditional kayaks and plenty of added room. 

Why buy it?

The tri-hull and wider design make this model a true “one-of–a-kind” on the water. Perfect for paddling or stand-up fishing on rivers, lakes, streams or open bodies of water.

How do I get one?

You can learn more below and buy directly from Diablo Paddlesports.

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8. TRAK 2.0

by TRAK Kayaks

What Is It?

TRAK Kayak 2.0 is the next generation TRAK. After 10 years of watching, listening and learning, TRAK has created the Ultimate Touring Kayak.

Why Buy It?

TRAK talked to the kayaking community and asked them what they wanted in an ultimate touring kayak and TRAK 2.0 is the result.

How Do I Get One?

Visit the link below to pre-order & reserve yours today!

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