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All New and Improved Gator Hatch

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All New and Improved Gator Hatch Available only for the 2016 X-13 Kayak, the innovative Gator Hatch now comes with a removable tray and easy to open top lid.  The Gator Hatch is patented design that still comes with a seating area for your child.  Malibu Kayaks thrives to be innovators in the kayaking world. The new Gator Hatch comes with a spacious compartment to store equipment and your catch of the day.  You can also simply lift the tray to access the kayak hull for even larger storage area.   The top lid allows for easy access to the dry compartment, without removing the whole Gator Hatch With a newly patented design, the Gator Hatch surpass the needs of any kayaker.  The convenience brings…

Loleta Eric’s Guide Service Fish Kayaking in Loleta, California

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Loleta Eric’s Guide Service Fish Kayaking in Loleta, California Recently Eric from Loleta took his guests down a wonderful trip down Eel River in Northern California. “Malibu Kayaks helps me get my guests down the river comfortably and on the fish in style! Having just completed a week of long days guiding clients down the South Fork of the Eel River targeting Winter Steelhead [in California], I want to showcase my Malibu X-Factors for their superior attributes. With extreme stability that allows for standing while casting as well as while gliding down swift runs, the X-Factor inspires confidence even in first time kayakers. The roominess of these boats is fantastic – extensive dry storage in several large hatches, ample deck space to work on and store…

Tandem Kayak vs Single Kayak

Tandem Kayak vs Single Kayak Many of us think of kayaking and we think about going out alone in our own kayak to relieve some stress. But what about those days when you want to enjoy the water and sunlight with a friend or family member in a Tandem Kayak? Hopefully the information below will help you make up your mind on which would be your best fit, single or tandem kayak. ENJOY! Single kayak Pros – Complete control to go where YOU want, when YOU want, and how fast YOU want. You don’t have to worry about accommodating to anyone. Also being that there is only one person in the kayak, it not only is going to navigate better but it will also be…

14 Reasons Why the Malibu Stealth 14 is Such a Sweet Fishing Kayak!

14 Reasons Why the Malibu Stealth 14 is Such a Sweet Fishing Kayak! Why are Malibu Kayaks so great? Stability, durability and storage capacity come to mind, there’s many reasons to love Malibu Kayaks. Here are 14 reasons why the Stealth-14 is such a sweet fishing kayak provided by Joe from Fish On Kayak Adventures! Family Matters This fishing machine doubles as a family machine. I use it to paddle out to nearby sand bars and spoil island with my wife on the gator hatch, my son on my lap and my daughter in the rear hatch. This kayak is a sweet rig for the serious fishermen and serious family guys. As stable as it gets! I have yet to be able to flip her. As a…

Using a Dive Kayak for the Serious Kayak Diver

Using a Dive Kayak for the Serious Kayak Diver Using a diving kayak to explore certain parts of fresh or salt water can be very adventurous.  Then kayak angling essentially took over as the dominant sport.  Well the adventuring spirit still dwells within us, so we say kayak diving is back!  And in fact, more dedicated scuba divers are looking into kayaks for exploring areas beyond their diving points.  Plus let’s not forget that kayak divers can get to places that most boats cannot reach.                          Kayaks and Diving – Like Cake and Ice-cream When you stop and think, kayaking and diving have a lot more in common than you might realize.  Like cake…

Kayaking for Exercise: The Ultimate Side Effect

Kayaking for Exercise: The Ultimate Side Effect When you think of fishing, you may not think of fitness, but guess what?  Kayak fishing is different, thanks to kayaking for exercise!  Many anglers and outdoorsmen and women forget that exercise is a common side effect of their kayaking efforts.  In fact, we’re calling it the ultimate side effect! Truth be told, we wish more yakers would use their kayaks chiefly for fitness.  But with all the fish biting and the great coves, fjords, rivers, and whitewater to explore, there’s plenty of fun to be had with kayaking without thinking about fitness.  But like it or not kayakers, you’re getting exercise.  So if you stop and consider kayaking for exercise, you’ll take advantage of the ultimate side…

Kayaking with Your Dog

Kayaking with Your Dog Who says the only thing you can do with your dog is going for a walk or play fetch?  Kayaking and paddling are fun activities for a hot day with your dog, especially if your dog enjoys being out on the open sea or going for a swim.  But before you take the plunge, make sure both you and your dog are ready for such a voyage.  Go through our checklist to make sure you and your best friend are prepared for your kayak expedition. Is your dog well-behaved?  Above all else, this is rule one.  A well-disciplined hound will be a better kayaker than an unruly one.  Plus, if your dog is not the biggest fan of water, they may…

How to Kayak with Your Kids – Build the Love of Kayaking Early

How to Kayak with Your Kids – Build the Love of Kayaking Early If you love kayaking and have little ones, it’s never too early to introduce them to your passion for kayaking. With careful planning, supervision, and adherence to our guidelines, your love for kayaking may very likely pass on to your kids. Before we get into specifics, let’s talk about how young you can introduce your children to kayaking. In the early infant and toddlers years, just having your child interact with the kayak and paddles while safely on land may be sufficient. As they get older, are walking, and can confidently grasp and hold a paddle, this is the time where the real lessons begin. Safety First Before either you and your…