Designed for cruising the waterways with comfort and efficiency with loads of storage, the Tupelo is your premier, feature-laden recreational kayak. Like touring and whitewater kayaks, the Tupelo comes sized for the paddler. Features Jackson’s removable and super comfy Ergo Seat, with integrated lumbar support. Gear track around the deck allow you to accessorize with products like rod holders, GPS, camera mounts, smart phones and more. Versatility, comfort, ease of use…. the Tupelo has it all in one lightweight package!
Ergo Seat // All day comfort and easily removable from the boat for use in camp. The 3D breathable mesh fabric, stretched over an ergonomic frame and shaped properly, enhances lumbar support.
Two Sizes // Allows paddlers of almost any size to have a boat that fits and maintains performance. The 12.5 is for larger paddlers and the lighter, narrower 12.0 is ideal for medium or smaller paddlers.
Quick-open stern hatch // The quick open hatch allows easy access to bulkhead-sealed stern storage area. Easily holds camping gear for a weekend or more!
Gear Tracks fore and aft of cockpit // Built into the kayak, these tracks provide accessible locations for adding accessories and RAM Mounts.
Tri-Chine Hull Design // The Tupelo hull provides great stability and tracking. Ease of paddling and stability in all waters was the key goals for the Tupelo.
Open, padded cockpit // Roomy cockpit opening with padded rim that allows for relaxed
Bow Deck Rigging // For one-handed paddle storage, or keeping gear/jacket, etc.. Stored up front, the bow deck rigging gives you more storage options
Stern Deck Rigging // Whether you use it for carrying your rain jacket or whether you stuff fishing gear for quick access, the rear deck rigging is easily accessible.
Paddle Holder // An easy, clip on bungee paddle holder on the right side of the Ibis to keep your paddle secure and out-of-the-way when you are birdwatching, taking photos, video, or just hanging out.
Easy to Adjust Foot Pegs // Our adjustable foot pegs give you a custom fit to your own boat and ensure you have the foot support you need to maneuver your kayak but also be comfortable all day long.
Grab Handles // With several carrying points you don’t need to worry about this kayak slipping out of your hands.