EXPLORER BOATS

One of the long boat standards, the Explorer set a baseline for an all-day-comfortable, expedition style boat. Designed to work in most waters we are able to paddle on the sea, it has received Sea Kayaker Magazine’s Readers Choice award three times.

Explorer 50/50 3-piece

  • LOA: 17'6"; Width: 21.5"
  • Year: 2016
  • Layup: Hybrid 50/50 with carbon kevlar deck, bulkheads, and seat
  • Colors: Pure orange/Zinc yellow/Black
  • Front Bulkhead: Custom 35"
  • Footrests: Yakima, not yet installed
  • Keel Strip: None
  • Skeg: Kari slider with new composite box
  • Extras: Rear oval hatch; 3-piece with quick attachments
  • Price: $6,185

Explorer 50/50

  • LOA: 17'6"; Width: 21.5"
  • Year: 2015
  • Layup: Hybrid 50/50 standard layup and carbon kevlar deck and bulkheads
  • Colors: Sun Yellow/White/Yellow
  • Front Bulkhead: Custom 34"
  • Footrests: Yakima, not yet installed
  • Keel Strip: None
  • Skeg: Kari slider with new composite box
  • Extras: Custom front bulkhead
  • Price: $4,295

Explorer

  • LOA: 17'6"; Width: 21.5"
  • Year: 2017
  • Layup: Standard S glass
  • Colors: Spring Green/White/Black
  • Front Bulkhead: Standard
  • Footrests: Yakima installed
  • Keel Strip: None
  • Skeg: Kari slider with new composite box
  • Price: $3,985

Explorer

  • LOA: 17'6"; Width: 21.5"
  • Year: 2013
  • Layup: Standard S glass
  • Colors: Red-Orange/White/Black
  • Front Bulkhead: Custom 36"
  • Footrests: Yakima installed
  • Keel Strip: None
  • Skeg: Kari slider with new composite box
  • Extras: Custom front bulkhead
  • Price: $3,985
NDK Explorer blk/yel/blk oval hatch

Explorer with Oval Hatch

  • LOA: 17'6"; Width: 21.5"
  • Year: 2014
  • Layup: Standard S glass
  • Colors: Black/Yellow/Black
  • Front Bulkhead: Custom 34"
  • Footrests: Yakima installed
  • Keel Strip: None
  • Skeg: Kari slider with new composite box
  • Extras: Custom front bulkhead, large rear oval hatch
  • Price: $4,185

Explorer HV

  • LOA: 17'6"; Width: 21.5"
  • Year: 2016
  • Layup: Standard S glass
  • Colors: Distant Blue/White/Zinc Yellow
  • Front Bulkhead: 36"
  • Footrests: Yakima installed
  • Keel Strip: No
  • Skeg: Kari slider with new composite box
  • Extras: Rear oval hatch
  • Price: $4,135

Explorer HV

  • LOA: 17'6"; Width: 21.5"
  • Year: 2014
  • Layup: Standard S glass
  • Colors: White/Black/Yellow
  • Front Bulkhead: 37"
  • Footrests: Yakima installed
  • Keel Strip: Yes, yellow
  • Skeg: Kari slider with new composite box
  • Price: $3,985