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From *$929 USD / $1,279 CAD
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Carolina 12.0 in Sunset.
Carolina 12.0 in Sea Spray.
Carolina 12.0 in Moxie.
Carolina 12.0 in Deja Vu.
The Perception Carolina series of sit-in touring kayaks are for beginner to intermediate paddlers who value comfort and stability in a boat that can easily explore all day on a wide range of waterways The Perception Carolina 12.0 kayak’s category-leading comfort and versatility makes it the best value in touring kayaks. The incredible stability is perfect for new paddlers, while the experienced will appreciate its speed and agility.
The lighter weight of this 12-foot design makes it easy to carry and more maneuverable as you explore quiet coastal and inland waterways. Full days and overnights are a pleasure thanks to spacious dry storage and the deluxe comfort of a six-way adjustable seat.
Proudly designed, molded and hand-assembled in the USA, the Carolina 12.0 kayak is backed by a 5-Year Warranty.
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|Length: 12' / 366 cm||Width: 26" / 66 cm|
|Boat Weight: 49 lbs. / 22 kg||Deck Height: 14.5" / 37 cm|
|Cockpit Length: 39.5" / 100 cm||Cockpit Width: 21.5" / 55 cm|
|Max Capacity: 275 lbs. / 125 kg|
*Prices shown are suggested U.S. and Canadian Dollar retail prices, net not including taxes. Prices in your market may vary due to currency, VAT, and other taxes. Prices subject to change without notice.
*Colors may vary slightly from those shown. Color combinations (Déjà Vu, Funkadelic, Moss Camo, Red Tiger Camo, Sea Spray, Sonic Blue and Sunset) will vary from those shown and are unique for each boat we produce. Variations in color are not covered by warranty.
Rudder capable to help steer in winds or currents. (rudder sold separately)
Front and rear dry storage with easy-on/off sealed covers for security and access to gear.
Bungee cord lashes throughout the deck to secure gear within easy reach.
Reflective safety lines for low-light visibility and ease of re-entry.
Bulkhead flotation foam adds buoyancy on the water.
Extra cushy ergonomic Zone DLX Seat with adjustable backrest for optimal support and comfort. Seatback adjusts forwards, backward up and down; tilt-adjust seat bottom supports thighs in the perfect paddling position.
Leg padding along cockpit edge for comfort and support.
Spacious easy-entry cockpit is spray skirt compatible for added dryness.
Optimized design and construction makes this boat easier to carry at only 49 lbs.
Accommodate paddlers of all sizes for maximum comfort.
V-shaped hull with soft chines combines stability and speed.
Easily secure your paddle within arms reach while you aren't using it.
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