How to Choose a Boat
We can help you find the perfect kayak or canoe for your needs.
Use us as a resource to plan and outfit your next trip!
TYPES OF PADDLECRAFT
Use this legend and answer the questions below to guide your decision.
TYPES OF WATER TERRAIN
WHERE WILL YOU GO? The most important factor to consider is the type of water.
Different types of boats are optimized for different types of water.
KAYAK OR CANOE?
SIT ON TOP OR INSIDE?
Nearly every type of kayak is available in Sit-on-top or sit-inside designs.
HOW FAR WILL YOU GO?
A short paddle, full day or multi-day adventure… the farther you go, the more time you spend in your boat.