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  • Visit our Ayrshire shop for all your kayaking and canoeing needs

    Ayrshire
    showroom & shop

    Sea kayaks and recreational boats galore, all our kayak handling products and a great range of paddling gear - plus a loch for boat demos.

  • Trailers from Kari-Tek - designed to be used, built to last

    Trailers for kayaks,
    canoes and more...

    A full range of robust kayak and canoe trailers with capacities from 2 to 24 boats. Rugged storage racks for kayaks and canoes for homes and outdoor centres alike.

  • Sea kayaks from SKUK, P and H, Rockpool and more, plus canoes and recreational boats

    Sea kayaks, canoes
    and recreational boats

    Sea kayaks from SKUK, P&H, Rockpool, Hobie, Lettman and more. Plus canoes, sit on tops and recreational boats from Old Town, Necky and Ocean.

  • Flat Earth Sea Kayak Sails from Kari-Tek - also great for use in canoes

    Flat Earth kayak sails
    from Kari-Tek

    Specifically designed for kayaking, the Australian Flat Earth sail is available from Kari-Tek. Come and try one out on our demo loch!

  • Kari-Tek Easy Load Roof Rack transforms loading kayaks and canoes onto your car, van or 4x4

    Easy Load & High Lift
    Roof Racks from Kari-Tek

    Kari-Tek Easy Load Roof Rack transforms loading kayaks and canoes onto your car, van or 4x4, with the High Lift version suitable for loading even high top vans.

  • The folding kayak and canoe trolley from Kari-Tek - expedition proven time and time again

    Kayak and canoe
    expedition rated trolley

    Kari-Tek's robust expedition trolley packs away for easy stowage on kayak desks or inside hatches yet is tough enough to carry loaded boats over rough terrain.

  • The folding kayak and canoe trolley from Kari-Tek - expedition proven time and time again

    Friendly advice from a
    (paddling) family firm

    Our advice is based on our years of experience on the water, both sea and rivers, and we aim to provide you with the same level of service that we'd hope for ourselves.

Welcome to the Kari-Tek website. We manufacture the kayak roofrack - the Easy Load Roof Rack, kayak and canoe cradles, folding trolleys, webbing straps, portage straps. We also make canoe trailers and trailers for sea kayaks and river boats plus storage racks to your requirements. We developed the highly acclaimed Kari-Tek range of sea kayak skegs - available as retro-fit kits or as an option in new sea kayaks purchased from us. Visit our online shop or our Ayrshire showroom for all your kayaking gear. We sell a range of sea kayaks: we're Scotland’s agents for Sea Kayaking UK, sea kayaks designed by Nigel Dennis, and agents for Kirton Kayaks, Rockpool, Lettmann sea boats and P&H sea kayaks. We are also agents for Werner and Lettmann paddles and Reed Chillcheater kayaking gear and much more...

We also organise the annual Mid West Sea Kayak Symposium in Tayvallich, Argyll.  Check out the symposium website here for more details.

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Searching for the Finmen
An unplanned journey in homage to the kayak and its Inuit masters.
Price £12.99
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Shred Ready Standard Half Cut Helmet
A new standard in helmet design has been set with the introduction of the SR Standard Half Cut. Designed from the ground up to provide unparalleled performance. Great for Whitewater, Wakeboarding & Kiteboarding.
Price £59.99
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Seal-Eazy
Adhesive patches for temporary repairs to kayaks. Can be applied to wet surfaces, or even underwater!
Price £6.00
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