Wilderness Systems Tempest 165 Kayak


The Wilderness Systems Tempest 165 Kayak is built for touring and sea kayaking, and it leads in the comfort category.


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Intentionally designed for paddlers of all sizes to take their sea kayaking prowess to the next level, the award-winning Tempest series delivers a signature performance like no other. The industry-leading comfort of the Phase 3® AirPro seating system combined with an unmatched capacity enables you to travel farther and achieve more, while the TruTrak adjustable skeg system allows you to seamlessly transfer from straight-tracking to supreme maneuverability.

Adjustable TruTrak Skeg with cockpit control to stay on course in current and wind
Dry storage hatches keep your gear safe and dry
Foam bulkheads add extra buoyancy on the water
The most comfortable kayak seat out there. Fully adjustable. Mesh fabric covers honeycomb-vented, ergonomic 3D foam allowing for greater airflow to keep you cool while supporting the lower back
Thigh and knee braces for comfortable support and optimal boat control
Large, padded foot rests for support and comfort. Easy to adjust locking lever to accommodate paddlers of different heights
Bungee cord lashes in front and rear to secure gear of any shape or size with reflective safety lines for low-light visibility and ease of re-entry
Molded-in compass recess to keep your compass dry and visible
Ergonomic handles make carrying more comfortable
Length: 16ft 6in / 503 CM
Width: 21.5in / 55 CM
Weight: 55 LBS / 25 KG
Weight Capacity: 300 LBS / 136 KG

Additional information

Weight 49 lbs


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