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Wilderness Systems Tsunami 165 Kayak with Rudder - 2011/2012

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With added volume in the cockpit, Wilderness Systems® Tsunami™ 165 kayak accommodates paddlers that may not fit properly in smaller models.

  • Novice and seasoned paddlers alike will enjoy the responsive performance of the Tsunami's hybrid hull shape
  • Paddle comfortably all day thanks to the adjustable seat, thigh and hip support, and Wilderness System's ratcheting Butterfly Backband
  • Phase3® XP seat can be adjusted on the fly to relieve fatigue on long paddles; adjustable thigh braces help lock-in for carved turns
  • Slidelock™ footrail system is easily adjustable, comfortable and rugged
  • Controls in cockpit deploy foot-pedal-controlled rudder; rudder assists with tight maneuvering and tracking in rough conditions
  • High-density Gen2™ polyethylene construction offers performance, rugged durability and affordability
  • Equipped with plenty of deck rigging and 3 hatches for ample storage of food and gear
  • Retractable comfort carry toggles allow easy portaging to and from the water
  • Perimeter deck lines for safety and easier re-entry into kayak

Made in USA.

Item 750647

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Wilderness Systems Tsunami 165 Kayak with Rudder - 2011/2012 Specs
Best use
Sea kayaking
16 ft. 6 in.
23.75 inches
15 inches
62 pounds
35 x 19 inches
Padded / foam
350 pounds
Hull construction
Cockpit size
Seat type
Number of paddlers
Hatch capacity
Weight capacity (lbs)
Tracking system

Wilderness Systems Tsunami 165 Kayak with Rudder - 2011/2012

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