The best seats, reviewed and curated by the Trailspace community. The latest review was added on August 17, 2017. Stores' prices and availability are updated daily.

Recent Seat Reviews

GCI Outdoor SitBacker

rated 3.5 of 5 stars This canoe seat offered excellent back comfort during a five-day paddling wilderness adventure. Its light weight and thoughtful design made it easily portagable without having to take it in and out of the canoe. Recommended. This SitBacker canoe seat was a lifesaver on my five-night, six-day wilderness paddling adventure. I was with my grandsons and they were in the front and back of the canoe leaving me to occupy the center seat. It took me a couple days to realize that the portage shoulder cushions… Full review

Crazy Creek Canoe Chair III

rated 4 of 5 stars Comfy. Works both on the canoe and on the ground (as a camp chair). Use on the Water, Easy As 1, 2, 3:      1.  Click straps under the seat.      2.  Adjust side strap lengths.      3.  Paddle all day. Use in Camp.  Decent ground-bound chair or kneeling pad. I'm trying to figure out a simple, cheap, lightweight way to raise it up 6-8" into more of a chair.  (Maybe using old tent poles to hold it up, maybe sling it somehow....) Use inside a Tent.  Like most foam pads products, can… Full review

Crazy Creek Canoe Pad III

rated 2 of 5 stars My webbed canoe seat is not adjustable, and sometimes I like a bit more height, and sometimes I like a bit of padding on long trips. This canoe pad was low-priced, and was bought to replace a homemade pad I had been using. However, I found this pad to be rock hard, very uncomfortable,and I have actually replaced it with a better pad. I saw that this seat was  advertised as having 1" thick  "memory foam", and thought it might be comfortable but not too squishy. Well, the "memory foam" is only the… Full review

user rating: 4 of 5 (1)
Crazy Creek Canoe Chair III
Surf to Summit Tall Back Fishing Sit-On-Top Kayak Seat
NRS Back Band
Ocean Kayak Comfort Tech Seat Back
Aire Cheetah Chair
TravelChair Paddle Chair
Surf to Summit GTS Pro Kayak Sit-On-Top Seat
Immersion Research Reggie Backband
Surf to Summit Elevated Fishing Kayak Sit
NRS Osprey High 5 Thwart - Closeout
Crazy Creek S.O.T. Kayak Chair II
Advanced Elements Lumbar Kayak Seat
NRS Outlaw IK Thwart Seat
Surf to Summit GTS Elite Sit-On-Top Kayak Seat
Surf to Summit GTS Expedition Sit-On-Top Kayak Seat
Sea to Summit Tripper Kayak Seat
Surf to Summit GTS Sport Sit-On-Top Kayak Seat
Tributary Tomcat Thwart Seat
Harmony Standard Sit-On-Top Seat
Sea to Summit Cruiser Kayak Seat
Crazy Creek Canoe Chair
Ocean Kayak Comfort Zone Kayak Seat Back
Ocean Kayak Comfort Backrest
Surf to Summit Sonic Kayak Back Band
Seals Deluxe Sit-On-Top Seat
$80 - $129
Skwoosh Classic Paddling Cushion
$50 - $53
Surf to Summit Tall Back Sit-On-Top Kayak Seat
Harmony Premium Sit-On-Top Seat
user rating: 3.5 of 5 (1)
GCI Outdoor SitBacker
$45 MSRP
user rating: 2 of 5 (1)
Crazy Creek Canoe Pad III Paddling Accessory / Seat
$21 MSRP
Immersion Research LoungeBand Backband
$68 MSRP
NRS Thwart for E-160
Harmony Web Canoe Seat
$45 MSRP
NRS Thwart for Otter & Otter Livery
Ocean Kayak Comfort Pro Backrest
$90 MSRP
NRS Pike Fishing IK Seat
Kokopelli Packraft Inflatable Seat Cushion
NRS 12' - 13.5' Osprey Thwart & Closeout
NRS 12' Revolution Thwart - Closeout
SealLine Kayak Thigh Support Cushion
NRS Thwart for E-176D
NRS Thwart for E-132D
NRS Thwart for E-136 & 145
SealLine Discovery Kayak Back Rest
SealLine Discovery Kayak Seat Cushion
Seattle Sports SoftTrek Deluxe Kayak Seat
Harmony Deluxe Sit-On-Top Seat
$60 MSRP
NRS Thwart for E-180
Ocean Kayak Comfort Plus Seat Back
$40 MSRP
Seattle Sports EZ Kayak Seat

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