Wilderness Systems Tarpon 120


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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

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).


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 is a sit on top kayak for spending time on quiet waters. Paddle your way around in the stability of this boat, complete with adjustable seat to keep things comfortable. At just over 12', it's incredibly maneuverable in tight quarters, just in case you find yourself in a weedy spot along the lake's edge or in some reeds on the river. Pile on the gear and enjoy the day, whether you're out there just for recreation or even a little fishing. Features of the Wilderness Systems Tarpon 120 Kayak Comfort carry handles Self-bailing scUpper holes Gear storage pockets Side carry handles with paddle holder Rudder ready SlideTrax(TM) accessory system Keepers XL foot brace system Tankwell with adjustable bungee Orbix bow and midship hatches Phase 3A(R) AirPro sit-on-top seat Cupholder

- Moosejaw