These used NRS B Condition Expedition Model 1085 14′ Rafts are in good condition. They were previously used commercially by Kern River Tours and have that logo printed on the boats. When Sierra South purchased Kern River Tours in 2019 the fleets were combined. Our current fleet rafts are orange and these blue boats simply didn’t match.
These used NRS B Condition Expedition Model 1085 14′ Rafts are blue. B Condition rafts are in good shape but may contain some patches and cosmetic blemishes. All used rafts are sold as-is. These boats’ condition rating is listed on the additional information tab. Our full rating system can be viewed on our Consignment Program Information page. We will note major issues, but minor and cosmetic issues may not be listed. Please Contact Us if you have questions about a specific boat.
KRT Load Star:
The boat holds air and is in really good condition. It has only two thwarts. The pressure release valve leaks and can easily be fixed by purchasing a new one or gluing it shut. There is a small patch inside the boat in the bow. There are 7 patches on the bottom. All patches are in good condition
This boat holds air and is in good condition. The pressure release valve leaks and can be easily fixed by purchasing a new one from NRS or gluing it shut. There is one medium floor patch and 2 medium patches on the bottom. The patches are in good condition.
This raft holds air and is in good condition. It has two of three thwarts, the stern thwart has a slow leak from an unknown location. There are four small to medium patches on the bottom of the raft that are in good condition.
This boat holds air and is in really good condition. The Pressure Release Valve leaks and can be easily fixed by purchasing a new one from NRS or gluing it shut. There is 1 patch in the stern below the fender. There are 11 bottom patches that are in good condition.
This used 13.5′ NRS Raft is in good condition, but the Pressure Release Valve and the Floor Valve are leaking and the floor will go soft in an hour. This is an easy problem to fix by purchasing new valves for the floor.
Rafting Classes Available:
Are you a new paddler or an experienced rafter who would like some help polishing your skills? Check our Sierra South’s raft rowing class. Learn all the basics from how to rig your boat to properly navigating rapids. Rowing classes are taught in the Hyside Mini-Me which is the perfect raft to learn the basics. Our instructors will cover everything you need to know to enjoy your next rowing adventure on the river.
Our Guide Manager reviews and rates all used the rafts that we sell. Major issues will be noted, but minor and cosmetic issue might not be listed. Please Contact Us for more information or to speak with one of the experienced boaters on staff.
Sierra South does not accept returns on ANY sale items or used gear or boats. All used gear, kayaks, rafts, and SUPs are sold as is. Please carefully review the additional information section and Contact Us if you have any additional questions.
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