Sit-on-Top Kayaks

Recent Sit-on-Top Kayak Reviews

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 100

rated 4.5 of 5 stars My husband and I bought the Tarpon 100 kayaks for each other for Christmas 2017. We are extremely satisfied with the kayaks and can't wait for warmer weather to take them out this spring! So far we are very happy with the Tarpon 100 kayaks. We have used them in the bay and various lakes. I love the size in that we can throw them in the back of his truck without using a carrier. They were great in the bay in the Outerbanks—even had our dog on the kayak with us! Wilderness Systems builds a sturdy… Full review

BIC Sport Bilbao

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A tough little kayak with surprising performance... Mention BIC and most people think about lighters and writing pens, but they make so much more. In 1979 BIC Sport was founded by the Bich family, makers of BIC pens and lighters. BIC Sport grew from the family’s passion for water sports and expertise in sustainable manufacturing. By the late 1980s BIC Sport was a world leader in windsurf manufacturing. Since then they have expanded into surf boards, paddle boards, small sailboats, and kayaks. Full review

Stellar Kayaks 14' Surf Ski S14S

rated 5 of 5 stars Been wishing for a high performance, lightweight SOT??? Your wish has been granted. Behold the Stellar S14S. The Stellar S14S is a hybrid cross between a recreational SOT and a surf ski kayak. It's a composite boat, which means unlike its roto-molded siblings, it's very lightweight not to mention easily repaired. It's also beautiful to look at both on and off the water. Most of all, it's an absolute pleasure to paddle. So what the heck is a surf ski kayak anyway? Surf ski kayaks have been around… Full review

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140

rated 5 of 5 stars A versatile, high quality kayak built to last a lifetime. The Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 is not marketed as a lightweight boat, so I'm not going to deduct points because it's heavy, but know that it is. The Orbix hatches used on these boats look really cool and are convenient to open and close; but they all leak which some people consider a really big deal. I don't. Kayaking is a water sport. That means I and my stuff will probably get wet. Stuff I don't want wet I put in a dry bag; easy. You… Full review

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 100

rated 3 of 5 stars A hard boat to justify. Without a doubt Wilderness Systems builds exceptional plastic kayaks. They will easily last a lifetime of heavy use with minimal care. They are virtually indestructible in the hands of all but the most extreme users. The Tarpon 100, 120, 140, and 160 all offer what many consider to be the most comfortable SOT seat and driest ride available.  They also come with quite the feature set. So what's the problem? I'll start with the hatches. The Orbix hatches used on these boats… Full review

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 120

rated 5 of 5 stars One of the best balanced "all around" kayaks available. The Wilderness Systems Tarpon 120 is not marketed as a lightweight boat, so I'm not going to deduct points because it's heavy, but know that it is. The hatch covers look super cool, but I've yet to know one that doesn't leak.  So now you know the bad. Now let's talk about the good.   The seat is adjustable three different ways while you're sitting in it and offers one of the driest rides in the business. No sitting in a puddle. These attributes… Full review

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 120 Angler

rated 2 of 5 stars The most important issue being the watertight storage, it's sadly not water tight and leaks like a sieve. Mine was purchased at Up & Under, UK, and manufactured under license by Palm Europe International. It was returned twice because of the bad leak and a full refund issued. No replacement offered as there is a mould (mold) issue and the 120 will always leak. If it was not for the leak it would have scored highly, but a boat that leaks is not much use. Full review

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 100

rated 5 of 5 stars Are you looking for a moderate sized, sit-on-top kayak that's easy to transport, comfortable to sit in, handles well, and is capable of carrying enough gear for a backcountry adventure? Then you should consider the Wilderness Systems TARPON 100 sit-on-top kayak. I've prepared an in-depth video review of the Wilderness Systems TARPON 100 sit-on-top kayak.  I bought this kayak as a birthday gift for my wife, but I love it so much I'm considering getting one for myself. This 10 foot-long kayak weighs… Full review

Ocean Kayak Yak Board

rated 4 of 5 stars A short, wide sit-on-top kayak that is very stable, turns on a dime, and is easy to transport and carry. Designed for surf, it is a fine fishing platform. The rugged build of this short and wide surfing kayak provides a go-anywhere platform for out of the way fishing spots. I have bashed rocks, floated through flooded timber, and explored small streams in the search for seldom fished waters around the Chicago area. Over time I have added anchor trolleys on each side allowing two anchors to hold… Full review

LiquidLogic Manta Ray 12 added Apr 11, 2019
$789
Point 65 Tequila! GTX Angler Solo added Apr 11, 2019
user rating: 4.5 of 5 (1)
BIC Sport Bilbao added Apr 10, 2019
$600 MSRP
user rating: 5 of 5 (1)
Stellar Kayaks 14' Surf Ski S14S added Apr 8, 2019
Ascend 9R Sport Sit-On added Mar 27, 2019
$300
Old Town Predator XL Angler added Mar 27, 2019
$1,900
NuCanoe Frontier 10 added Mar 21, 2019
$1,349
Ocean Kayak Malibu Pedal added Mar 21, 2019
$2,200
Wilderness Systems Radar 115 added Mar 21, 2019
$1,359
Ocean Kayak Malibu 9.5 added Mar 21, 2019
$550
NuCanoe Frontier 12 added Mar 21, 2019
$1,599
Perception Hi Life 11.0 added Mar 21, 2019
$799
Wilderness Systems A.T.A.K. 120 added Mar 21, 2019
$1,499
Old Town Topwater 106 Angler added Mar 21, 2019
$900
Wilderness Systems Radar 135 added Mar 21, 2019
$1,499
Pelican Sport Sentinel 100X added Mar 21, 2019
$290
Old Town Topwater PDL Angler added Mar 21, 2019
$2,000
Native Watercraft Ultimate FX 12 added Mar 21, 2019
$1,399
Ocean Kayak Malibu 11.5 added Mar 21, 2019
$650
Hobie Mirage Compass added Mar 21, 2019
$2,049
Old Town Topwater 120 Angler added Mar 21, 2019
$1,000
Perception Pescador Pilot 12.0 added Mar 21, 2019
$1,799
NuCanoe Flint added Mar 21, 2019
$1,099
Hobie Mirage Compass Duo added Mar 21, 2019
$3,149
Pelican Sport The Catch 130 Hydryve added Mar 21, 2019
$1,500
Pelican Sport Sentinel 100XR added Mar 21, 2019
$470
Emotion Kayaks Recruit 6.5 added Mar 21, 2019
$129
Hobie Mirage Pro Angler 14 added Mar 21, 2019
Eddyline C-135 added Mar 21, 2019
Wilderness Systems A.T.A.K. 140 added Mar 21, 2019
Jackson Kayaks Coosa FD added Mar 21, 2019
Jackson Kayaks Big Rig FD added Mar 21, 2019
Wilderness Systems Tarpon 130X added Mar 21, 2019
Jackson Kayaks Bite added Mar 21, 2019
Pelican Sport The Catch 100 added Mar 21, 2019
Jackson Kayaks Cuda HD added Mar 21, 2019
Hobie Mirage Pro Angler 12 added Mar 21, 2019
NuCanoe Pursuit added Mar 19, 2019
$489 - $1,699
Ascend D10T Sit-On added Feb 26, 2019
$350
Ascend 12T Sit-On added Feb 26, 2019
$600
Ascend 10T Sit-On added Feb 26, 2019
$550
Ascend 128T Yak-Power Sit-On added Feb 26, 2019
$850
Old Town Predator PDL added Mar 31, 2017
$2,800
Native Watercraft Slayer Propel 10 added Jul 27, 2016
L.L.Bean Cascadia 11.5 Sit-On-Top Kayak added Jun 20, 2016
$649
Wilderness Systems Tarpon 135T added Jun 16, 2016
$1,159
Point 65 Apollo Tandem added Jun 13, 2016
Perception Pescador Pro 12.0 added May 26, 2016
$879
Perception Access 9.5 added May 26, 2016
$399 - $429
Perception Pescador Pro 10.0 added May 26, 2016
$749 - $879
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