The Deschutes 145 is a roomy, open deck 2-person tandem touring kayak that’s ideal for multi-day expeditions with plenty of room for extra gear. At just over 14-feet long and with a total weight of 25-pounds, the Deschutes 145 inspires confidence with its lightweight, rigid design built to perform and provide effortless paddling for two people on lakes, rivers, and other waterways.

 

  -Best For: tandem 2-person touring and expeditions.

  -Capacity: 2-person | 600 lb. (272 kg) max weight.

  -Warranty: 2-year limited against any manufacturing defects.

  -Dimensions: 14’-7” (446 cm) L x 38” (96.5 cm) W x 10.5” (26.7 cm) H.

  -Weight: 25 lb. (11.5 kg).

  -Includes: kayak, seats (2), footrests (2), quick-release fin, storage bag, Halkey-Roberts Valve adaptor, and repair kit.

  

-Not Included: pump, paddle(s), and PFD(s) (Personal Flotation Device).

 

DESCRIPTION

Key Technical Features

  • Duratex™ – reinforced PVC is lightweight, stiff, and extremely durable
  • Feather Frame Inflatable Crossbeam – uses air pressure to add and maintain structural rigidity
  • Cockpit Splashguard – keeps water out and paddler dry
  • Lightweight Packable Design – weighs only 22-pounds and includes a backpack-style storage bag for effortless transportation and storage

 

Key User Features

  • Core 2.0 Quick Release Seat – offer a thick padded seat cushion and breathable high backrest
  • Solid EVA Floor – is rigid, requires no inflation, and has a lower center of gravity for added stability
  • Integrated EVA Foot Rest/Thwart – for comfort and paddling efficiency
  • Quick Release Weedless Fin – for increased tracking
  • Velcro Adjustment Strips – allow for personalized custom seat positions
  • Molded Plastic Carry Handles – on bow and stern for comfortable carrying or lifting
  • Deck Cargo Bungees – on bow and stern offer secure storage of extra gear
  • Cockpit Drain – opens easily to drain any water from the boat
  • PA (Polyamide) Nylon D-rings – provide secure attachment for seats

DESCHUTES 145

$799.99Price