Venture Kayaks Islay 12 LV Kayak with Skeg

Press to open modal with high resolution version of current image

Venture Kayaks Islay 12 LV Kayak with Skeg

See available Kayaks


Show Description

Made for smaller, lighter paddlers, this low-volume version of the shortest vessel in the Islay fleet handles easily on and off the water. It offers all the features of a touring kayak, scaled down for daytrips and overnights on sheltered waters. Newbies will be reassured by its stability, and experts will love its excellent edging and carving.

  • Full volume bow lifts over waves for a drier ride.
  • Long waterline length and squared-off stern provide steady speed.
  • Roomy cockpit and adjustable seating ensure all-day comfort.
  • Notches on the foredeck hold your paddle while you grab a snack or take photos.
  • Deck rigging holds spare paddles and other essentials.
  • Deck flats for installing fishing rod holders.
  • Supple rubber hatch covers are exceptionally watertight.
  • Drop-down skeg lets you select easy turning or hard tracking, as conditions require.

Tech specs

Show Tech specs
Hull material Single-layer roto-moulded plastic
Length 3.7m (12ft.)
External cockpit dimensions

Dimensions of the cockpit, measured on the outside of the lip. The external measurement is useful when sizing sprayskirts.

89 x 51cm (35 x 20in.)
Load 91kg (200lb.)
Made in United Kingdom