Old Town Dirigo XT Tandem Plus
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2NDS . Old Townand#39;s Dirigo 155 kayak is a spacious tandem design that seats two paddlers comfortably and can fit a small third passenger in a middle jump seat. The stern seat can be moved forward for solo paddling. Available Colors: CLOUD, SUNRISE.
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Old Town's spacious, stable tandem is outfitted to make every trip fun and comfortable. The Active Comfort System seats feature four adjustments so you get a perfect fit every time. The Click Seal stern hatch lets you stash your gear in a safe, dry compartment. Roomy cockpits allow you to paddle with knees upright for a more natural seated position. Removable snap-in child/pet seat holds a passenger up to 60 lb. Foot braces can be adjusted while you are seated. Front cockpit area features a dashboard with small water-resistant compartment to hold keys, wallet or cell phone. We recommend a dry bag for all valuables. USA. Dimensions Overall 15'3" x 291/2"; front cockpit 393/4" x 193/4"; rear cockpit 491/2" x 20"; deck height 14". Capacity 475 lb. Weight 80 lb.
With cockpits designed for carrying 2 adults and a child, the Old Town Dirigo XT 155 tandem kayak provides paddling fun for the whole family! Featuring an updated stern hatch in 2011, the Dirigo XT 155 tandem kayak is perfect for casual paddlers looking to explore lakes, bays and gentle rivers. Crafted from super-durable 3-layer polyethylene for affordability and a long life of easy care. Stabil-form(TM) hull design delivers outstanding stability and speed with exceptional tracking for its length. The Active Comfort System (ACS) seat offers a convenient and intuitive adjustment system. Orange pull straps provide 4-way adjustments: backrest tilt, backrest height, lumbar support and thigh support. Lateral stabilizers lock the seat into the boat to maximize responsiveness, and finger channels on the seating surface enhance air flow and drainage. ACS seat base uses a trilaminate construction that's similar to a running shoe, providing support where you need it and softness where you want it. Don't have a partner for the day? Stern seat adjusts forwards to accommodate a solo paddler. Adjustable footbraces and thigh pads enhance comfort in the bow and stern cockpit. Removable, snap-in child seat allows children up to 60 lbs. to sit comfortably in either the bow or stern cockpits. Bow cockpit console handily stores cell phone, keys and wallet inside a sealed compartment; beverage holder also included. Stern cockpit has a cup holder and tray to keep track of small items. New for 2011, the stern hatch seals with an audible "click," and a stern bulkhead helps keep contents dry. Bungee deck rigging at bow and stern secure extra gear on board; toggle carry handles offer convenient transport to and from the water. Old Town Dirigo XT 155 tandem kayak features a paddle holder that frees up hands for nature watching, photography and fishing.
Perhaps the only thing better than a pleasant paddle on a glassy lake or mellow river is enjoying that serenity with someone else. The Old Town Dirigo XT 155 Tandem Kayak is just right for the team of novice paddlers looking for a boat that is easy to transport, steer, and that offers great stability. Stash your gear in the stern Space Hatch, your valuables in the small glove box hatch, and launch yourselves into the water world.