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Open as usual for online and phone orders

Our Ayrshire showroom and shop is currently closed for refurbishment. We're still fully open for online orders (or phone orders on 01292 571 019) while work is underway!

All the gear to get you here

Karitek Shop is open

We look forward to welcoming you to our shop in Ardrishaig, opposite the Egg Shed. We have new kit and, like lots of shops, new ways of working. We would ask visitors to wear a face mask, use the hand sanitizer provided, maintain social distancing and not to handle stock. We will be happy to help as we all work together in these new ways. Our winter opening hours are 11am to 2pm on Mondays and Fridays and 11am to 3pm on Saturdays. We are happy to open outwith these times, please email to arrange.

Browse our shop for all your kayaking needs...

Welcome to the Kari-Tek's online shop. Browse all our own specialist canoe and kayak products including Easy Load Roof Rack, kayak and canoe cradles, folding trolleys, webbing straps, portage straps. Find out about our canoe trailers and trailers for sea kayaks and river boats. Keep your precious boats protected with our range of storage racks to your requirements.

Take a look at our range of sea kayaks: we're Scotland’s sole agents for Sea Kayaking UK, sea kayaks designed by Nigel Dennis and  Rockpool sea kayaks.We are also agents for P&H sea kayaks and Werner paddles. With one of the UK's largest demo fleets and easy access to the water, you can try before you buy.

Our clothing and kayak gear ranges are extensive, featuring a great range of Reed Chillcheater specialist kayaking gear and much more...Karitek are also a retailer for Páramo outdoor clothing - high performance garments for all your outdoor activities.

For those times when you can't get out on the water, browse our range of books and DVDs  for inspiration. And if your shopping for a paddling present, then our popular Kari-Tek gift vouchers are a great option for kayakers!

We are committed to providing our customers with the high level of friendly service that we would wish to receive ourselves, so if you have any questions please call us on 01292 571 019 or email sales@karitek.co.uk.