Hurricane Skimmer 116

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Characteristics Category: Sit-On-TopIdeal Use: Quiet lakes and rivers or Day touring quiet coastal waters and larger lakesWeight: 39 lbs - 17.69 kgLength: 11'6 - 3.9 mWidth: 30.5 - 77.47 cmDepth: n/aCockpit Size: n/aCapacity: 300 lbs - 136.1 kgRudder Skeg Option: Rudder OptionBulkheads: NoHatches: Bow, Middle Seat & SternDeck Rigging: SternSeat & Outfitting: NEW AireStream SeatPerimeter Deck Lines: No

- River Sports Outfitters

Thermo-molded Trylon makes the Hurricane Kayaks Sit-On-Top Skimmer 116 one of the lightest SOTs on the market, and the touring-style profile makes it easy to steer the Skimmer across lakes or in calm coastal waters. Unlike its polyethylene compatriots, the Skimmer, being made of Trylon, doesn't come close to the half-century mark on the scale, and it's still perfectly stable so you can cruise along with a few powerful paddles. The AireStream seat can be tweaked to fit the contours of your body for maximum comfort. Adjustable foot braces are the final finish on the semi-custom fit for this SOT. Stash a dry bag with snacks and a towel in the bow hatch. The center day hatch comes with a little plastic bucket so your plastic baggie with keys and phone don't get lost, or you can put your bait cup within reach. A removable bungee cord lets a milk crate or cooler sit happily inside the rear tankwell. A center cup holder is the perfect place for whatever you just grabbed out of the cooler. The side paddle park comes in handy when you want to stop for a snack or to snap some photos. Two plastic grab handles let you ferry your 'yak to and from the water's edge, two scupper holes, one in the footwell and one behind the seat, mean you're not taking on too much water when paddling through falls, and a single stern drain plug makes it easy to eliminate any excess water.


Hurricane Skimmer 116

previously retailed for:
$799.16 - $999.00

The Hurricane Skimmer 116 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen August 27, 2014 at

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