Tag Archives: Micro Rafting Systems

Packraft Group Test: Summary

Packraft Test Intro • Supai Matkat • MRS Microraft  • Aire BAKraft • Nortik Trekraft • Alpacka Yak One tends to compare new boats against Alpacka because they were the innovators who took the whole packrafting game forward. Now that I’ve tried the competition I can see the gap between the Colorado-made boats and the two similar … Continue reading

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Packraft Group Test: MRS Microraft

Packraft Test Intro • Supai Matkat  • Aire BAKraft • Nortik Trekraft • Alpacka Yak • Summary See also Anfibio Alpha XC – 2018 After being pulled out of the Matkat this was much more like. I was gliding along, whoosing forward with each paddle stroke, tucked under the deck … Continue reading

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Gumotex Framura, Alpackalypse, MRS and Nortik Trekraft

News of new air boats comes in with the tide. Alpacka have gone hardcore and have released their new ‘heavyweight’ whitewater boat, the Alpackalypse. Heavy as in <5kg, but that includes an innovative spray skirt/frame plus a inflatable hip pads and thigh braces rather than actual straps … Continue reading

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