Designed for cruising the waterways with comfort and efficiency, with loads of storage and convenient accessories, the Tupelo is your premier, feature laden recreational kayak. Like touring and whitewater kayaks, the Tupelo comes sized for the paddler, with the 12.5 for larger paddlers and the lighter, narrower 12.0 ideal for medium or smaller paddlers. Ideal to match one of each for a couple. Both feature Jackson’s removable and super comfy Elite Seat, with adjustable lumbar support. Gear track around the deck allow you to accessorize with RAM products like rod holders, GPS, camera mounts, smart phones and more. Versatility, comfort, ease of use….the Tupelo has it all!
Ergo Seat: All day comfort and easily removable from the boat for use in camp.
Two sizes: Allows paddlers of almost any size to have a boat that fits and maintains performance.
Quick-open stern hatch: Easy access to bulkhead-sealed stern storage area.
Gear Tracks fore and aft of cockpit: The gear tracks are built in to the kayak in easily accessible locations for adding accessories and RAM Mounts.
Classic tai-hull design: Ease of paddling and stability in all waters
Open, padded cockpit: Roomy cockpit opening with padded rim that allows for relaxed
Bow/ Deck Rigging: For one handed paddle storage, or keeping gear/jacket, etc..
Stern Deck Rigging: Easily accessible.
Paddle Holder: An easy, clip on bungee paddle holder on the right side of the Ibis to keep your paddle secure
Water Bottle Holder and Nalgene Bottle: Bungee system allows various shapes and sizes of water bottles to be held in place within reaching distance
Easy to Adjust Foot Pegs: Our adjustable foot pegs give you a custom fit to your own boat
Grab Handles: With several carrying points you don’t need to worry about this kayak slipping out of your hands
GoPro Ready: Capture the moment easier with a screwed in insert Go Pro Mount