Tag Archives: Russian packraft

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 … 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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