General Questions

Can I fly with my Pakayak?
Yes. Although each airline has either overweight or oversized charges, or both, we found Delta was the most expensive and Southwest was the easiest and least...
Mon, 10 Dec, 2018 at 8:55 AM
What paddle do you recommend?
We offer 4 piece paddles here. Paddles, like spray skirts, can be a personal choice. It depends on quite a few factors, including simply what you like. We ...
Tue, 23 Jul, 2019 at 12:00 PM
The wheel on my bag isn't rolling. Seems the axle is bent. Can I fix it?
Yes. The wheel axle is a bolt and you get another one at a place like Home Depot. It is an 1 1/2 inch long 1/4-20 bolt and a lock nut.
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019 at 5:10 PM
Can you recommend a thigh brace to add to the cockpit?
Try something like Padz to add some thigh bracing and tighten up the fit of the boat. If you want to have the pads right on the cockpit pad or somewhere els...
Tue, 23 Jul, 2019 at 12:01 PM
What size spray skirt should I get?
We offer a spray skirt that fits our Bluefin 14: https://pakayak.com/shop/nylon-adjustable-sprayskirt/ If you want something else, know that spray skirt...
Wed, 22 Jan, 2020 at 5:57 PM
Where can I find more FAQs?
Yes, visit our FAQs page on our website.
Thu, 14 Mar, 2019 at 3:09 PM
Have you done any stress tests on this kayak?
All of our structural components have undergone stress tests to verify their performance under acceptable load parameters. The Bluefin 14 has also undergone...
Wed, 11 Sep, 2019 at 8:09 PM
How can I avoid scratches while launching on concrete?
We have some tips that may help you when launching.  Instead of launching your kayaks at 90 degrees to the concrete launch, try setting the kayak in the...
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019 at 6:46 PM