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Nortik Trekraft at the Packrafting Store

The Packrafting Store in Germany are now selling the Russian-made Nortik Trekraft. As mentioned a few months ago, it does bear an uncanny resemblance to a standard Alpacka, right down to the ‘fastback’ stern. 365 more words


Trekkayak: inflatable 'cataraft'

Interesting new Swedish portable raft concept running on Kickstarter. Three kilo raft running PU bladders in a Cordura shell and proper IK valves.

Looks narrow and long in the video so most suited to flat water use, but using a pump (as opposed to an airbag) to inflate the cat hulls, it might be quite nippy. 38 more words

Inflatable Kayaks

Convert your paddle into a Packstaff

No one’s ever asked me how to make a packstaff attachment for their four-part paddle, but I’m going to share anyway. IK&P paddles are here… 656 more words