Your New Kayak
After a long and brutal winter the last few days of warm weather is a welcome change. Spring fever has been infecting everyone that has come in contact with the warm sunny atmosphere. It is time to start thinking about purchasing that new summer toy. Purchasing a new kayak is wonderful way to start dreaming about the summer fun. Kayaking is one great way to get out on the water without the expense of buying or maintaining a boat. Not only that, a kayak type and design is a personal choice. You can pick out one that is just for you, or you can go for the one with two seats.
Before you purchase your first kayak you should learn more about the different styles and types so that you can determine which one is the perfect choice for your needs. Some things to consider when making this choice is if you are a beginning or are you experienced at this sport. Kayaks are made with different specifications that are geared towards making your experience with them an enjoyable one based on your individual level of experience. Some frames are wider and this makes it easier for you to enter and exit the kayak. Stability is an important factor if you are new to kayaking. Some one with more experience may look for a frame that promotes speed. Others may be looking for a fishing kayak. Do you want a kayak with paddles or pedals. There are many factors that determine the right kayak a variety of sports. Letâs look at some kayaks and see if we can find which one is the perfect choice for you.
Are you looking for a kayak that is a little cheaper? For less than $200, you can get the Sea Eagletransport a hard shelled version, this may be the perfect choice for you. It is over 11 feet long and weighs only 26 pounds and it comes with itâs own foot pedal. It can be fully inflated within six minutes. It qualifies for class 111 whitewater rafting, and it also has a three year warranty. This kayak can be used for fishing, yachting tending, recreational, and whitewater rafting.
These are two great choice for your first kayak. The Sea Eagle is much easier to transport than the Emotion Glide, however, it is inflatable so careful consideration must be given to the factor of holes. The Emotion Glide is great for beginners due to itâs V construction, and it makes for a great recreational vehicle. These are not the only types of kayaks on the market, however, those that are searching to purchase for other sports such as racing , etc. already know the specific type of kayak they are in the market to purchase. Look around at places like Dickâs Sporting Goods for even more types and designs that are available. Here is to great summer fun, and donât forget your life jacket!