Wilderness Systems Tarpon 120

Where to Buy

sponsored links
Help support this site by making your next gear purchase through one of the links above. Click a link, buy what you need, and the seller will contribute a portion of the purchase price to support Trailspace's independent gear reviews.

Manufacturer's Description

Visit Wilderness Systems's Tarpon 120 page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Great for fishing, photography or any hobby that requires a surplus of gear, this stable sit-on-top kayak offers easy transport, solid performance on the water and plenty of room for your gear.


The Wilderness Systems Tarpon 120 Kayak packs a ton of performance into a manageable-size vessel. Versatile and efficient, it is superstable, incredibly comfortable, and ready for just about any adventure. Phase 3 AirPro sit-on-top seat provides back stability, ventilation, and drainage without limiting stroke. Midship and bow Orbix hatches have been redesigned to be better sealing and lower profile to keep your smaller gear safe and dry. Lots of options for gear storage-pockets, two hatches, and stern tank well. Keepers XL foot brace system allows for quick and easy adjustment for leg length. SlideTrax accessory system lets you add accessories such as rod holders or sideboards. Self-bailing scupper holes mean you dont have to worry about taking on water. Paddle Park bungee on the bow and paddle holder on the side lets you take a break. Padded handles ease carrying of the boat. Rudder-ready for when youre ready to take your paddling to the next level (rudder kit sold separately).


The Wilderness Systems Tarpon 120 sit-on-top kayak is superstable and maneuverable-perfect for family fun on calm ponds, bays and slow-moving rivers. Phase 3 Air Pro seat features contoured foam for increased ventilation and comfort. New Keeper XL foot brace system with larger easy-to-find triggers. Adjustment straps are easy to use and are located forward of the paddler. Gear bag attached to seat holds snacks, water bottle or anything you want to keep close at hand. Bungee cords let you fold the seat back down flat for car-top transport. Two redesigned Orbix hatches, with lower-profile locking levers and more aggressive locking tabs. Soft rubber gaskets and seals keep water out; drybags recommended. Equipped with the Slide Trax System, a set of rails for mounting angling accessories. Full-size tankwell is notched to accept a milk crate and a bait bucket. Bungees secure everything in place. Paddle holders keep paddles out of the way while you fish. Roomy bow hatch and two day-hatches for stowing extra gear. USA.

- L.L.Bean

Phase 3 AirPro SOT Seating SystemCupholderMade in the USAGear Storage Pockets8-inch Orbix Midship HatchKeepers Foot Brace SystemSlideTrax Accessory SystemSide Carry Handles with Paddle HolderComfort Carry HandlesTankwell w/ BungeeLarge Oval Orbix Bow Hatch SpecificationsLength: 12' 3 / 373 cmWidth: 30 / 76 cmMax Capacity: 350 lbs. / 159 kgDeck Height: 13.75 / 35 cmWeight: 63 lbs. / 29 kgCockpit Length: 52 / 132 cmCockpit Width: 20 / 51 cm

- River Sports Outfitters