You might consider a Dagger Zydeco 9 (https://www.dagger.com/us/kayaks/zydeco-90). I picked one up at REI a few years ago but REI no longer carries it. I am a little smaller than you and have found it almost to roomy compared to my sea kayak. I have paddled it on flat water lakes as well as class 1 and maybe even class 2 small streams. I also like my Werner Comano Paddle (https://wernerpaddles.com/products/camano-adjustable-straight-shaft) but think you need to take a measurement before deciding on a size.
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