Hobie Launches New Mirage Lynx Pedal Kayak

Robert S. Hays

Get started your summer time on the water off ideal with the new Mirage Lynx kayak from Hobie. This function-packed, pedal-powered boat is lightweight, difficult, and flexible, plus capabilities an elevated seat you can remove for lounging on the seaside or financial institution.



Centered off the common inflatable Hobie i11s kayaks, the new Lynx weighs only 45 lbs and uses the brand’s patented MirageDrive 180 for propulsion. The pedal drive allows you to maneuver forward and backward—without possessing to use your higher body—offering an economical, leg-run way to get about on the drinking water with no straining your back or arms. And with the included Kick-Up Fin tech, you can pedal via shallow water and around underwater obstacles with out stressing about the pedal fins breaking or binding.

Hobie's new Mirage Lynx kayak is a pedal-powered jack-of-all-trades on the water.
Hobie Cat Enterprise

“We constructed the Lynx to give kayakers everything they could aspiration of and far more,” claims Mike Suzuki, CEO of Hobie. “With all of the tenacity of a challenging-sided kayak, and the added benefits of the exceptional, lightweight style, the Lynx is as pleasurable as it is versatile whether or not it is using you fishing, kayaking, sailing, traveling, or calming, the Lynx is a jack of all trades.”

In a testament to the Lynx truly getting a do-it-all kayak, it has a bunch of mounts and tracks, together with enough cargo space. Customise and outfit the rig to satisfy your needs and pursuits. Individuals interested in just cruising all over and savoring the nearest body of water can simply set up a bimini shade for shelter from the solar, or decide up the sail package to harness wind to go more quickly and vacation additional successfully. The lightweight, detachable seat is elevated to give better visibility and a more steady experience, with extra mesh suspension to continue to keep you awesome.

Anglers will also like how nimble and stable the Lynx. It also capabilities plenty of sites to mount equipment to outfit the kayak with all you require to provide in a prized capture. There’s an H-bar and slip-resistant pad for far more safe fishing although standing, an H-Rail integrated monitor procedure, and it arrives prepared to put in fish-obtaining electronics and a Electricity-Pole anchor technique to keep you stationary even though you solid.

Hobie's new Mirage Lynx kayak is a pedal-powered jack-of-all-trades on the water.
Hobie Cat Enterprise

The 11-foot Mirage Lynx kayak also has a detachable rudder system, seat-mounted cup holder, bow storage with bungee cords, a two-piece kayak paddle, and is stackable to boot.

[$2,699; hobie.com]

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