Innova Kayaks Helios II EX Inflatable Kayak - Green HEL-0016-GRN

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The Helios II EX Inflatable Kayak by Innova Kayaks - Green HEL-0016-GRN 




Used by outfitters as far afield as Papua New Guinea, the Helios is both versatile and rugged.

An earlier version of the Helios II was used for search and rescue by the Canadian Ranger Kayak Patrol on the west coast of Vancouver Island. It was selected for its rugged durability and easy portability - and because it is easy to drop rangers by sea plane with their Innova.

It comes with its own deluxe drybag/backpack that will fit in an airline overhead bin. And when you reach your destination, you can set up in less than 10 minutes (really)!

Use the Helios to explore rivers, paddle along ocean shorelines, or go fishing in the back country. A Helios boat won the predicted log section of the ‘97 San Juan Challenge, averaging 3 knots over the 40-mile course in winds gusting to 45 knots.

Weighing only 36 pounds, the Helios II EX is an amazingly versatile, safe kayak.

The Helios II EX is fully rubber-coated Nitrylon™ fabric construction throughout. Nitrylon™ is rugged, dries fast, and is easy to keep clean.

    The Helios was chosen twice for a Readers Choice Award from Sea Kayaker magazine in the inflatable kayak category. The award was based on the results of a reader survey taken every three years.


    *When using the Helios as a sea touring kayak, we recommend purchasing the foot-operated rudder for precise control.



    TYPE: Touring, Fishing, Sea Kayaking, Recreation

    LENGTH: 12' 6"
    WIDTH: 30"
    WEIGHT: 36 lbs
    AIR CHAMBERS: 3 Main
    CAPACITY: 396 lbs (2 person)
    PACKED DIM: 20x14x8"
    MATERIAL: Nitrylon™
    COLORS: Green/Gray, Lime Green/Gray or Red/Gray
    INCLUDES: Drybag/backpack for transport
    RECOMMENDED ACCESSORIES: paddle, foot-operated rudder*, UV Protector, PFD

    Included Features:

    Deck netting and gear bungees
    Adjustable footrest
    Carry handles


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