More and more paddlers are choosing not to put their kayaks into winter storage, rather experience the stunning scenery and tranquility winter has to offer from the water.
Before you head out, run through our guide to inflatable kayaks for winter kayaking.
Can you use an inflatable kayak for winter kayaking?
Yes you can, keeping in mind that inflatable kayaks are somewhat different from hardshell kayaks. People even use inflatable kayaks for extended self-support kayaking trips in Alaska, as you can see in this Men’s Journal article.
Here is a full-out comparison on the differences between inflatable and hardshell kayaks, but for winter paddling, the most important ones are:Read more