Nothing beats a good paddle on the water, especially when you can use the power of your feet! The NextGen 11 Kayak is Kayaks2Fish’s most popular pedal kayak, perfect for reaching those hard-to-reach fishing spots.
The NextGen 11 features Kayaks2Fish’s innovative Max-Drive pedal system, which allows fast, smooth, and easy pedal acceleration and stopping. The quick drop and go pedal system like the hull is lightweight, adding only an extra 3.4kgs to the overall weight of the kayak, and is built from corrosion-resistant components, meaning it is perfect for use in both fresh and saltwater.
Standard inclusions such as a luxury vantage aluminium seat, 360-degree adjustable rod holder, 2 additions built-in rod holders, 6-inch centre storage hatch side tracks and a pre-installed rudder system, will ensure your days powering through the water chasing the next big one are done in supreme comfort.
At 3.3m long and weighing in at 30kgs the NextGen 11 is lightweight, manoeuvrable, and also comes with a five-year warranty on the high-density polyethylene hull.
With over 10 years of industry experience, designing and producing some of the highest quality kayaks on the Australian market, the Kayaks2Fish team are proud to offer a quality range of kayaks suited to all ages and abilities. Whether you are looking to tackle the rough and tumble rapids or explore a quiet lake searching for the best fishing spots, our kayaks are your perfect exploration partner.
A list of the full Kayaks2Fish NextGen 11 Pedal Kayak range is available below
The Max-Drive™ Pedal drive allows fast but smooth-and-easy pedal acceleration and stopping; whether travelling long distances between fishing spots or for nuanced kayak positioning while sneaking up on the big ones. Lightweight premium pedal power is at your back and call to hit every one of your secret spots and then get home quick against wind and tides.
The Max-Drive™ pedal system's fins smoothly and strongly propel and accelerate through either fresh or saltwater, no matter the currents.
- Quick-drop & go pedal system
- Fast, smooth & easy pedal acceleration or deceleration
- Ultra-lightweight at just 3.4 Kgs
- Corrosion-resistant components for saltwater
- Ergonomic maximum-comfort padded design is perfect for bare feet
- All-weather durable & maintenance free (resists wear from sand and other particles)
- Hands-free pedal drive a perfect choice for anglers, photographers and videographers
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- Brand: Kayaks2Fish
- Model: NextGen™ 11
- Material: HDPE
- Max Weight Capacity: 190 KG
- Max User Weight: 145 KG
- Hull Weight: 30 KG
- Hull + Fixtures Weight: 33 KG
- Length: 336 CM
- Width: 87 CM
- Height: 33 CM
- Warranty on Kayak Hull: 5 Year
- Warranty on Kayak Parts: 3 Month
Pedal Drive Specifications:
- Weight: 3.4 KG
- Avg Speed*: 4-5 KMH
- Direction: Forward Motion Only
- Warranty on Max-Drive™: 1 Year
- Kayaks colours may vary slightly than depicted in images due to hand mixing of colours.
- There may be slight differences in the design of the kayaks, as multiple moulds are used. These differences are minor and will not affect the performance or features of the kayak.
- The kayak weights are just approximate and can slightly vary.
- During the shipping process some kayaks may get compressed. This can be easily fixed by placing the kayak in the sun which will cause the plastic to expand to its original size.
- Due to the bulky nature of the product, there could be some scratches on the kayak when it is shipped to an address as it gets moved around in trucks and goes through various depots. These scratches are cosmetic only and won't impact the performance of the kayak.
- Always check local weather conditions and wear an approved life jacket when kayaking.
- Check your state/local Marine (boat) license requirement to operate canoe/kayak with a trolling motor prior to purchasing.
- The hatches featured on Kayaks2Fish kayaks are water-resistant not waterproof. Constant splashing or rain can cause the water to slowly come into the kayak.
- Any damage caused by the incorrect use of a kayak trolley is not covered under the manufacturer's warranty.
|Max Weight Capacity||190KG|
|Max User Weight||145KG|
|Hull + Fixtures Weight||33kg|
|Warranty(on Kayak Body)||5 Year|
|Warranty (on Kayak Parts)||3 Month|
How do I secure the seat to the kayak?
Here is a video outline of the installation process for the seat: https://k2f.com.au/s/cgb
Does the NextGen 11 come with a seat?
Yes, the NextGen 11 comes with the Vantage Aluminium seat as standard. It allows for more comfortable seating and keeps you dry as you sit off the deck.
Is the NextGen 11 compatible with a fish finder?
Yes, the NextGen 11 comes with a track rail system pre-installed to mount the fish finder and a transducer plate underneath to mount the transducer.
Do you have instructions on how to position a transducer for a fish finder on the NextGen 11?
Unfortunately, we don’t have instructions. However, the transducer is normally is zip-tied to the bash plate, the whole compartment fills with water so should not obstruct any transmission or reception. You need to unscrew the 4 screws holding the bash/mount plate, then zip tie the transducer to that plate. You then need to run the wiring up the hole which is located in front of the long hatch, then screw the transducer wiring into the fish finder.
Please note: When installing the transducer please ensure the right orientation as if the transducer is upside down it will not work.
What are the main advantages of the NextGen 11 kayak?
- Hull entry point which makes electrical wiring much easier.
- Adjustable Vantage aluminium seat as standard.
- Comes in a package with a rudder and track system.
- 3.36 metres long and weighs ~30Kg.
- Five-year warranty on the hull.
- Dedicated stand-up area that is purposely designed to provide increased balance when standing and comes standard with traction pads.
- Trimaran hybrid hull which is much more stable than the V-shaped hull of the NextGen 9 and Osprey kayaks.
- Package comes with the MaxDrive as standard
- Rudder is flush with the hull so does not need to be pulled out of the water when in the shallows
- Centre water-resistant hatch in the centre between the legs.
- Handles of the NextGen 11 are flush with the hull reducing the chance of hitting the handles when paddling.
What is the weight limit on the NextGen 11?
The NextGen 11 has a max user weight of 145Kg and a max weight capacity of 190Kg.
What is the difference between max weight capacity and max user weight?
Max user weight refers to the person's weight when using the kayak.
Max weight capacity refers to the total weight of the user and gear distributed along the whole kayak.
Does the NextGen 11 stack on roof racks?
Yes, the NextGen 11 can stack on roof racks.
Can the NextGen 11 fit a MaxDrive™?
The NextGen 11 comes standard with a MaxDrive™.
Can you stand up in the NextGen 11?
The NextGen 11 kayaks have a dedicated stand-up area that is purposely designed to provide increased balance when standing. The kayak comes standard with traction pads for further grip.
How wide are the scupper holes on the NextGen 11?
They are between 35-40mm. The scupper holes add rigidity to the structure of the kayak and also allow drainage for water on the deck.
What motor is recommended for the NextGen 11?
We recommend a 50lb thrust motor.
They can be found here: https://k2f.com.au/s/cfZ
Can the NextGen 11 fit a rudder?
The NextGen 11 comes with a rudder that sits flush with the hull at the back of the kayak. The rudder sits in the water much more than the classic rudder and is much more effective.
Can I fit a cooler box in the rear storage of the NextGen 11?
Yes, you can fit the 12L Cooler box, 22L Cooler box, Bow cooler bag or Soft cooler box into the rear storage of the NextGen 11.
They can be found here: https://k2f.com.au/s/cf2
Can I bring a child on board with me?
The NextGen 11 does not have a dedicated area for a child to sit.
The NextGen 1+1 is designed to sit an adult and a child.
It can be found here: https://k2f.com.au/s/cf4
Is the swivel rod holder removable?
Yes, It easily comes out when the locking groove on the rod holder is lined up with the notch in the base.
What size cover do I need for the NextGen 11?
A 3.4m cover is best for the NextGen 11. The cover can be found here: https://k2f.com.au/s/cf3
How can I stack the NextGen 11 with a smaller kayak?
The kayaks are stackable so you need to put the smaller Kayak upside down on the car roof and then put the NextGen 11 kayak on top of the smaller kayak and tie them securely.
What do HDPE, LDPE and LLDPE stand for?
- Low-density polyethylene (LDPE) is softer and more flexible than HDPE. It also has a lower melting point (115° C) and is more transparent. Compared to HDPE, it is more likely to crack under stress.
- Linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) is a copolymer of ethylene and another longer olefin, which is incorporated to improve properties such as tensile strength or resistance to harsh environments.
- High-density polyethylene (HDPE) is rigid and durable and offers greater chemical resistance. Its higher melting point (135° C) allows it to withstand higher temperatures than LDPE. Its more crystalline structure also results in greater strength. It also has greater opacity which results in greater vibrancy and longer-lasting colour.