Nirvana The Nirvana creek boat makes you faster, more confident, and will get you through rapids with more control than ever before. A dry bow keeps you on top of holes and waves and the nimble feeling while maneuvering assures that you stay on your line in the hard rapids. Racers will be delighted to paddle this boat as it, unlike most racing kayaks in the 9’ range, is easy to paddle and confidence inspiring, and the speed of it is mind boggling. If you want a river running/creek boat that takes the rapids down a grade, the Nirvana is your boat!

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Nirvana - Product Description

Product Features

  • 1  - Race Inspired Hull

    A creeking boat designed to get you through rapids quickly and in control. If you just want a river running/creek boat that has a high end speed in the rapids, but don’t plan on racing, the Nirvana won’t disappoint!
  • 2  -  Boat Armor Outfitting

    A new composite re-inforced hull track system is the backbone of this unique whole-hull integrity system.
  • 3  -  Uni-Shock Bulkhead System

    This shock-absorbing system not only might save your ankles from a rocky impact but also lets us drill ZERO holes in the boat for an absolutely dry ride.
  • 4  - Sure-Lock Backband System

    This instantly adjustable system is operated right from your kayak and uses only rope and plastic cleats: no metal parts to rust, corrode, fall-out or break - ever! Should you break a rope you are a simple square knot away from continuing in comfort and replacement is possible in any hardware shop.
  • 5  - Carrying Strap Attached to Bulk Head for Easier Carrying

    This unique webbing loop rides just over the bulkhead so you can hang on while portaging to add next level control and take some of the weight off your shoulders.
  • 6  - Ropes to attach throw rope for easy access

    Plenty of tie-down points for your pin-kit, rope, breakdown etc.
  • 7  - Go- Pro Ready - GoPro  - GoPro

    Comes with a screwed in mount for your Go Pro that you can unscrew and stick wherever you like for a different point of view.
  • 8  - Nalgene Bottle - Nalgene  - Nalgene

    USA Made, BPA Free and with a JK logo - this is one water bottle designed for years of hard use, just like your Jackson Kayak!
  • 9  - Thermoformed U Channel

    Thermoformed U Channel with Composite Reinforcement for added Hull Support.

Comments on “Nirvana”

  1. Sandy Northwood
    October 30, 2017 at 10:23 pm

    It’d be great to know more of the specs. What sizes does the Nirvana come in? Cockpit size & volume of each?

  2. Jessica
    January 30, 2018 at 11:10 am

    Will you be coming out with a small for us smaller paddlers and if so when!?

  3. Bill
    March 6, 2018 at 5:02 pm

    I have been paddling for three years. In that time, I’ve had four boats. I winnowed them down a few months ago to a single kayak and I’m very happy with my choice. I paddle a Karma RG on class 2 & 3 water; mostly river running. I love this boat and will never sell it; however, I am ready to add another kayak to the fleet. I have narrowed my choices to the Nirvana or the Zen. Which of these two boats are the most forgiving and the most stable? I normally paddle the Lower Green, the Tuck and the Nanty although I do occasionally paddle other southeast WW. I’m 5’10” / 185 pounds not kitted up. What size Zen and Nirvana?

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