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Combining the speed of a touring kayak with the stability of a recreational boat, the Necky Manitou 13 Kayak is ideal for intermediate and beginner paddlers looking to explore lakes, coastal inlets, and lazy rivers. The Manitou features Necky's Active Comfort seat system, which is generously padded, well ventilated, and serves up a plethora of adjustment options, so you can paddle in comfort while you take in the pristine mountain views. The large cockpit makes getting in and out of the kayak as easy as possible, while carry handles at the bow and stern make transporting the boat to and from shore easy. Throw everything you need for a day out on the lake in the water-tight stern hatch and you'll be ready to paddle away in this easy-to-handle kayak.


The Necky Manitou 13(TM) kayak delivers versatility and fun, covering miles of water with easy glide and stability that will inspire you to go the extra mile. Tough and affordable Polylite(TM) linear polyethylene hull provides long-lasting wear and resists UV degradation; molded-in graphics won't peel or fade. Sharp entry lines and extended keel provide solid tracking and enhance paddling efficiency. Generously-sized cockpit allows easy entry and exit. New for 2010, the Active Comfort System (ACS) seat offers a convenient and intuitive adjustment system. Orange pull straps provide 4 separate adjustments: backrest tilt, backrest height, lumbar support and thigh support. Lateral stabilizers lock the seat into the boat to maximize responsiveness; finger channels on the seating surface enhance airflow and drainage. ACS seat base uses a tri-laminate construction that's similar to a running shoe, providing support where you need it and softness where you want it. Large stern hatch with water-resistant neoprene seal and hardshell cover provides space for your day-tripping gear; stern bulkhead helps keep gear dry. Foam pillar in bow and bulkheaded stern enhances flotation. Bow and stern deck rigging stows extra gear securely; recessed deck fittings provide increased durability. Reflective perimeter lines enhance visibility, and recess in stern deck makes it easier to do a paddle float self rescue. Toggle handles ease transport to the water.


2NDS . The well-equipped Manitou kayak from Necky provides the handling and glide of a touring kayak with the stability and comfort of a recreational kayak. Extended keel for smoother tracking High volume bow for a dry ride Recess in deck to accommodate paddle float rescue Stern hatch with water-resistant cover Active Comfort System seat Ergonomic high-back seat Comfort Fit thigh braces Adjustable foot pegs Bungee deck rigging Bottle holder Bow and stern haul handles Length: 12’ 10.5” Width: 24-3_4” Depth: 13” Cockpit: 34-1_2x16-1_4” Weight: 45 lb. Material: Polymer 2NDS . USA. Boats are cosmetic 2NDS and may come with minor blemishes, not unlike those that will be incurred on the first outing. To ensure your satisfaction, please remove all packaging material immediately upon arrival, and inspect for damage prior to signing acceptance form from carrier. Note any damage on carrier’s document, and contact Sierra Trading Post with any problems. Delivery Charge: $125. Must ship via truck within the continental U.S. only. Cannot be applied to special shipping offers. Visit our Kayaking Gear Guide

- Sierra

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