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Recreational Touring Kayaks

Very Stable, Easy To Paddle for All abilities from New Paddlers to experts

These kayaks are great for paddlers of all abilities wishing to explore the myriad of UK waterways. Recreational touring kayaks are stable, comfortable and easy to paddle. These kayaks are designed to be paddled on bodies of inland flat water, such as lakes, canals and gently moving rivers. Also suitable for paddling on estuaries and sheltered coastlines.

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Riot Quest 9.5 recreational touring kayak

Riot Quest 9.5

A comfortable and lightweight kayak, perfect for the first time paddler with its confidence inspiring stability and large open cockpit. Designed for smaller/lighter paddlers.

Perception Sundance - Stable Touring Kayaks

Perception Sundance

One of the more stable recreational closed cockpit kayaks on the market, can also be supplied with a nylon spraydeck to keep unwanted water out of the interior.

Riot Quest 10 HV recreational touring kayak

Riot Quest 10 HV

With a big open cockpit and stable design- the Quest 10 is perfect for inspiring confidence on your local water ways or lakes. Designed for larger/taller paddlers.

Perception Expression 11 - One of the best ever touring kayaks

Perception Expression 11

The smaller version of the popular Expression 14 & 15 series has been very well received in the recreational touring market. Offering great performance for more experienced and mid-small sized paddlers.

Riot Edge 11 touring kayak with Skeg

Riot Edge 11 With Skeg

An agile and speedy, day touring kayak with all the features you need for a day out on the water, whether it is canal, lake or slow moving river. With a nicely flared bow, the Edge 11 copes very well with small waves and chop.

Riot Enduro 12 touring kayak with skeg

Riot Enduro 12 With Skeg

A touring kayak with plenty of storage capacity and confidence inspiring stability, perfect for both day trippers and weekenders. Faster than most recreational touring kayaks, but offering less manoeuvrability.

Dagger Stratos 12.5

Dagger Stratos 12.5

A forgiving and fun boat suitable for paddlers of all abilities, perfect for inland and coastal touring and days out exploring.

Riot Enduro 13 touring kayak with skeg

Riot Enduro 13 With Skeg

A fast and nimble touring kayak perfect for eating up the miles on a weekend trip or a day cruising at your local paddling spot. Longer and slimmer than the Enduro 12 still featuring the Track rite skeg system to keep you on track.

Dagger Axis Elite 10.5

Dagger Axis 10.5

Very stable and popular touring kayak from Dagger kayaks. The Axis features a roomy cockpit area with a performance hull and moderate rocker along it’s length. Recommended for larger adults looking for a high performance touring day kayak.

Wavesport Ethos 9 & Ethos 10 Modern Crossover Kayak For General Purrpose Kayaking

Wavesport Ethos 9 & Ethos 10

This modern crossover kayak for general purpose kayaking is stable and forgiving. It offers a great introduction for beginners, while having plenty for more experienced paddlers too. Designed without a keel, so it can also be used on easy white-water and surf.


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Wavesport Kayaks | Dagger Kayaks | Riot Kayaks | Perception Kayaks | FeeFree Kayaks

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