NRS Clearwater Mesh Back PFD

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Life is stressful, but it's nothing that a few days of island hopping near Pictured Rocks can't take care of. Throw on your NRS Clearwater Personal Flotation Device and slide your kayak into that cold, clear water. With a type-III certification from the USCG and a 16. 5-pound flotation rating, this PFD will help you keep your head above water in case you tip in high tides. It also provides plenty of pocket space to hold maps and snacks for all your adventures.


Comfortable and cool mesh low back, pockets for storage and a paddler's cut for optimal range of motion, with the NRS Clearwater PFD, we perfected essentials. The NRS Clearwater is a type III, medium-profile life jacket delivering 16.5 pounds of flotation. The high-back flotation accommodates most high-back kayaking seats and the mesh lower adds welcome ventilation during long days on the water. Six adjustment points for a customizable fit and front-entry zipper for easily slipping the jacket on and off. Two large zippered pockets, a lashtab, and 3M reflective accents throughout for low-light visibility. 400 denier nylon fabric construction ensures durability through seasons of wear and tear. The Clearwater carries the US Coast Guard Certification through testing by Underwriters Laboratories (UL).


Designed for paddlers who have a high-backed touring or rowing seat, the NRS Clearwater PFD keeps its flotation concentrated up front and behind the shoulders, and has a mesh lower back that lets you recline and relax. Flotation is concentrated in the front panels and up high on the back to allow for a more natural sitting position. Large arm openings allow for unobstructed movement while paddling or rowing. Front zipper allows for easy on/off; 8 adjustment points let you easily customize the fit. Two large front pockets provide plenty of room for storage; left front pocket includes a lanyard for keys. Reflective tape offers excellent low-light visibility.


Sit back in your boat a little more comfortably with NRS's Clearwater Mesh Back PFD. This PFD's floatation is concentrated in the front and behind the shoulders with a mesh lower back that allows you to sit more comfortably in a high-back touring or rowin

- Mountain Gear