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Hobie Mirage Adventure Kayak - 2014

Hobie Mirage Adventure Kayak - 2014

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This product has been replaced by Hobie Mirage Revolution 16 Kayak - 2016 .

Product Description and Specs

The Hobie Mirage Adventure boasts a long, lean undercarriage that's low on drag and big on speed, allowing you to glide along at speeds that are typically reserved for far more fragile kayaks. The Adventure's rugged, rotomolded polyethylene hull stands ready to brave any beach. It features ergonomic carrying handles, a comfortable high-backed seat, a large bow hatch, 2 - 8" Twist and Seal hatches, side pockets, a cup holder, and 2 rod holders. With a 16' hull designed for touring at speed plus MirageDrive power, covering distance with ease is the Adventure's game. Upgradable to the Island Package with the Sail Kit, sold separately.

• Includes the Mirage Drive
• Features the "Twist-and-Stow" rudder system
• 2 molded-in rod holders
• Two 8" storage hatches; Large cargo hatch w/ bungee tie-downs
• Upgradeable to the Island Package
• Discounts and/or coupons do not apply to this item
Item #: 346
Length: 16 ft / 4.88 m
Width: 28 in / 71.12 cm
Weight: 89 lb / 40.37 kg
Capacity: 350 lb / 158.76 kg
Leg Room To Peg: 46
Leg Room - Total: 49
Number of Paddlers: 1 - Single/Solo
Type of Kayak: Sit on Top
Hatches Incl: 3
Optional Hatches: 0
Material: Polyethylene
Made in: USA 
Size/Color Part Number UPC
Golden Papaya 88203 0792176882039
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Top Positive Review
By: Great product  Date: Jun 04, 2014 
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2 people found this review helpful

I fish both fresh and salt water. This is the kayak for it. Buy the cart. Its a must to get you to the water. Its a heavy boat. I bought a Thule Hullavator to get it on top of the truck. I was leary of the shipping but it was delivered on time and well wrapped. The next purchase will be the turbo fins.

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Top Critical Review
By: Jeremy  Date: Jun 20, 2013 
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3 people found this review helpful

The good, the bad, and the ugly... The good: It's great fun to pedal a kayak, rather than paddle. If you haven't tried a Hobie and think you might like it, you will. So far, I've only used this for fishing in the ocean, where I typically go out about a mile offshore. That's an easy and relaxing pedal in the Adventure. Having my hands free is great for fishing, and I find it especially easy to maintain my position, even in fairly difficult (read windy) conditions. The bad: This thing weighs a ton. I've also got a lightweight paddling kayak (Eddyline). So far, I've only launched my Adventure from a harbor, since that's the easiest launch site. For more difficult launches, I go with the lighter kayak. The ugly: The first Adventure they sent me was too much of an adventure---it was defective. On my initial test run, it was clearly taking on water. A closer inspection showed a serious defect at the rudder attachment point. Hobie (with the help of ACK) was very good about replacing it, but that thing should never have left the factory. I shudder to think what might have happened if I'd been miles offshore and the rear had cracked wide open (as it easily could have, given the nature of the defect). In summary, I'd give the non-defective boat itself 5 stars. I'd also give Hobie 5 stars for customer service after the sale. But, I give Hobie 0 stars for quality control. That averages out to 3.3 stars overall.

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By: Cash  Date: Oct 31, 2011 
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Kayak is great and fast but the large rudder is a must! As far as fishing its a bit long but if you fish big water it makes up for it, and you can make it an island! I really love mine and I fish 95% out of it. If I didnt have long range trips in mind id get a angler. The rev is a nice all around kayak as well.

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By: Apexia  Date: Jul 07, 2011 
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I bought this from Austin Kayak and they delivered it to my door. That was a great plus. I love this kayak, all the storage space and cup holders. It is a little heavy for me to lift as I'm a girl. This is not a good kayak for fishing, though. Very awkward and the line keeps getting tangled around the back. But for touring and exercise (that's what it's for.....perfect!!)

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