Wilderness Systems Tsunami 135

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Bought the Tsunami in March, 2010. Have used it many…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Price Paid: $975

Bought the Tsunami in March, 2010. Have used it many times since then. This is the BEST kayak. I fell in love with it when I test-paddled the kayak. I didn't even want to try any other kayaks. It glides beautifully in the water. It is so comfortable. Sitting for 2 plus hours is not a problem.

I paddle in a bay in NJ and it does get windy. I don't have a rudder and this kayak just handles so easily, even in a stiff wind. It weighs 50lbs (~23 kg). So, it is easy to load and unload by myself.

I would highly recommend this kayak. The business where I bought it sold all three they had in stock by the end of April 2010! LOVE, LOVE, LOVE my kayak.

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Phase 3 AirPro TOUR Seating SystemBungee Rigging w/Reflective Perimeter Safety LineMade in the USAAdjustable Padded Thigh Braces10 Domed Bow HatchBow and Stern BulkheadsSoft Touch HandlesDeck Rigging8-inch Domed Midship HatchSlideLock Foot Brace SystemOval Domed Stern HatchRudder Ready SpecificationsLength: 13'6 / 411 cmWidth: 23 / 58 cmMax Capacity: 275 lbs. / 125 kgDeck Height: 14.5 / 37 cmWeight: 48 lbs. / 22 kgCockpit Length: 35 / 89 cmCockpit Width: 28.5 / 47 cm

- River Sports Outfitters

Wilderness Systems Tsunami 135 Sea Touring Kayak - The latest addition to the Tsunami family, the 135 kayak is designed for the smaller paddler making it an excellent choice for women and smaller men looking for a do-it-all kayak. The Tsunami 135 kayak is constructed of Gen2 high-density polyethylene plastic. A slightly small cockpit opening and shorter deck height make this kayak ideal for smaller paddlers of all skill levels, fusing recreational boat stability with touring boat outfitting and speed. The comfortable cockpit specifically accommodates smaller sized adult paddlers, and Phase 3 outfitting allows you to set up your seat to precisely fit your body. The sculptured high-density foam seat encourages air circulation and the precise-position settings relieve thigh and back fatigue, delivering unprecedented control and comfort. A friction-adjustment system permits settings anywhere within the range of motion for that adjustment. Best of all, you'll never have to land and exit your boat to adjust your settings; all controls are right at your fingertips. The Tsunami 135 offers reliability that is expected for beginners and performance that can be appreciated by experts, the Tsunami is the latest in a long line of breakthrough ideas!

- Outdoorplay

A touring hull that is as comfortable for beginners as it is rewarding to seasoned paddlers. The Wilderness Systems Tsunami 135 suits small to medium build paddlers looking for day trip features.To ship free to one of 33 New England stores or for any questions call Customer Service 888-463-6367


Wilderness Systems Tsunami 135


The Wilderness Systems Tsunami 135 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen August 11, 2014 at Outdoorplay.

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