Sevylor Quikpak K1 1-Person Inflatable Kayak

Last updated: July 19, 2022


Great for hikers, this kayak securely stores in an included backpack that serves as the seat when inflated. The kayak is made from 21-gauge PVC with a tarpaulin bottom to give it extra durability as you’re traveling the unpredictable terrain of lakes and rivers. The cargo net and built-in cupholder will come in handy, as will the multiple air chambers to serve as a backup in case you suffer a leak.

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Product Details

Key Takeaway: The included hand pump allows you to inflate the kayak in just five minutes to get you on the water quicker.

In our analysis of 14 expert reviews, the Sevylor Quikpak K1 1-Person Inflatable Kayak placed 1st when we looked at the top 5 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Get closer to the water and all the beauty swimming in it when you explore in a Sevylor K1 Sit-On-Top QuikPak Kayak. This inflatable watercraft works just like a traditional sit-on-top kayak, except when you’re ready to pack up, it folds up into its integrated backpack with padded shoulder straps and fits inside any car or truck-and it all sets up within five minutes. While you’re in the water, you’ll paddle in more comfort with a design that allows you to stretch your legs, back and arms more easily. Pack food and gear in the cargo net on the front, and keep your drink close in the cup holder. You’ll easily carry the kayak over shallow water and in and out of the water with the lift handle. The rigid floor, flat bottom and three-chamber design keep the boat’s solid shape on the water and offer added security if you get snagged. The thick PVC and reinforced bottom are part of the Airtight System that. and the Double Lock Fast Valves and Mini Double Lock Fast Valves makes quick work of inflation and deflation. The 8 ft. 7 in. x 3 ft. (2.62 m x.91 m) kayak holds up to 400 lbs. (181.43 kg)and includes a paddle that breaks down for compact storage and a high-pressure hand pump.

Expert Reviews


What reviewers liked

It has multiple air chambers that allow one to stay inflated if one becomes punctured, and the Airtight System is guaranteed not to leak.
- Spy
Cargo net, built in cup holder and space on the stern add up to a solid amount of gear storage
- Heavy
It’s made from 21-gauge PVC with a tarpaulin bottom for puncture resistance – a part of Airtight System’s no-leak guarantee – and a three-chamber design as an added security measure.

What reviewers didn't like

Sit on top style means you're going to get wet
- Heavy
The paddle feels rather cheap and poorly made
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