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Multi-day coastal adventures? This is your boat.
Whether you're just learning to paddle or have a decade of experience under your belt, the Jackson Kayak Journey 13.5 Kayak with Rudder is the go-to choice for multi-day touring adventures. Designed by world champion paddlers, the Journey gives beginners the stability, control, and comfort they need while still providing experts with a high level of performance. The adjustable foot braces allow you to easily control the Smart Track Rudder for arrow-straight tracking, and the watertight bow, stern, and day hatches lend ample space for camping gear and extra supplies.
- 13.5-foot length and 24-inch wide hull is exceptionally stable and easy to control
- Hull is constructed from the same high-quality resin as the leading whitewater kayaks for unrivaled durability
- Edge and hull are specially shaped to give beginners the stability and control they need while still providing the performance expert paddlers demand
- Generous cockpit dimensions make the boat easy to enter and exit
- Sweet cheeks seat has a bean bag interior that can be vacuum-formed to your body for a custom fit and next-level comfort on the water
- Sure-Lock Backband provides cushion and support and is fully adjustable for custom comfort (just lean forward and pull each rope until the backband makes contact with your back)
- Thigh and hip pads can be made looser or tighter by adding or removing foam at the back slots for even greater comfort
- Smart Track Rudder system allows you to easily control the rudder via the gas-pedal style adjustable foot braces
- Included Smart Track Rudder improves tracking and control in rough coastal waters and can be pulled up when you come in close to shore
- Large bow and stern hatches provide enough storage space for multi-day paddling trips and feature injection-molded rims and covers for a watertight seal
- Small day hatch directly behind the cockpit safely stows your camera, phone, and daily essentials
- Bow and stern deck rigging provides versatile external storage options
- T-Grip retractable handles at the bow and stern make the 57-pound boat easy to transport and load