NDK Explorer Expedition Sea Kayak top and side views


Designed for rough water & covering distances; the Explorer is our main expedition kayak & suits the medium sized paddler. Faster than the Romany family, manoeuvrable & direction stable. It has a large carrying capacity & has been used on a one-month expedition to Antarctica carrying all supplies with no support.

The Explorer is fitted with the high performance glass seat. The kayak has a low rear deck for easy rolling, a keyhole cockpit that gives excellent grip, control & allows for a quick exit. The sloping bulkhead behind the seat allows the kayak to be emptied by lifting only the bow, no x-rescue is necessary. The Explorer is also available in low volume & high volume: HV and LV

An expedition kayak for the medium sized paddler.


Length: 533.5 cm (17’6”)

Width: 54 cm

Depth: 34.5 cm

Overall volume: 313.5 litres

Front hatch volume: 73 litres

Cockpit volume: 147 litres

Day hatch volume: 37.5 litres

Rear hatch volume: 56 litres.

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