Astral Sea Wolf

Retailers' Descriptions

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Ditch the floating cesspool of cruise ships and take a sea kayak tour around the tip of Argentina for an up-close and personal view of seals, penguins, and other incredible wildlife that can't be seen anywhere else. With the Astral Buoyancy Sea Wolf Personal Flotation Device fastened firmly around your chest, you'll comfortably paddle through the Golfo Nuevo to reach the Valdes Peninsula. Designed with sea kayakers in mind, the Sea Wolf is lightweight and quick-drying, and it displays an impressively economical use of space. Certified by the USCG, the Sea Wolf blends Gaia and PE foam to give long-distance paddlers comfort and confidence until shore is a sure thing. The Foam Tectonic platform puts the flotation into plates, like the tech namesake, to keep the PFD profile fairly low. The vest itself is made from burly 400D ripstop nylon and lined with a moisture-managing, though tough, 200D nylon mesh. While seal tusks outmatch the Sea Wolf, errand oars or rough rocks shouldn't leave your PFD worse for the wear. Polypro webbing makes it simple to tweak the fit to match your layering for changing weather. The front clamshell pocket has a hard foam front and unzips to give you a portable tray, in case you need a dry place to rest your snacks. A fleece-lined handwarmer hides behind this pocket so you can warm your water-chilled paws when you paddle into a protected bay. Two side mesh pockets sit just a little bit above your hips. These mesh pouches are perfect for carabiners, lip balm, or an emergency energy bar. Your hiking hydration bladder fits in the back of the Sea Wolf with the tube snaking over your shoulder for easy access to liquid.

- Backcountry.com

The Sea Wolf PFD from Astral combines storage space, lightweight construction and a fit that's beyond the ordinary for expedition-minded paddlers looking for versatility.

- REI

The Sea Wolf is an extremely versatile PFD built with the technical features every paddler wants. Foam Tectonic platform allows outer front panel to move freely with your body as the inner panel stays in place. Front clamshell pocket, internal zippered pockets and zippered cargo pocket offer generous storage space. Buckled side exit and torso length adjustment create a custom fit. Fleece handwarmer pocket is a great feature for cold days. Reflective accents and strobe light attachment point for safety. Knife tab allows quick access. Shell is made from 200- and 400-denier ripstop nylon, liner from 200-denier nylon. Imported.

- L.L.Bean

Astral Sea Wolf Kayak Lifejacket - For serious paddlers, the Sea Wolf kayak PFD from Astral Buoyancy is loaded with technical features for the highest levels of performance and safety. Freestyle Tectonics technology allows the outer front panel to move freely with the upper body while the inner panel stays anchored in place. Accommodating and self-adjusting, they provide an incredibly comfortable fit. The large clamshell front pocket has inner compartments for organization, and a stiff outer shell to protect your goodies. A fleece-lined pocket behind the clamshell keeps your hands warm, and two side pockets let you keep small items instantly accessible. A hydration bladder can also be added to the rear of the vest. Reflective accents and lash tabs increase the safety features of the Sea Wolf, and you can even add a belt for a rescue tow line. The Astral Sea Wolf combines incredible

- Outdoorplay

The Astral Designs Sea Wolf is a sea kayaking inspired lifevest that combines incredible fit, light weight construction, ample organized storage space, and a great selection of technical features.

- Mountain Gear