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Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 Kayak

Frontenac Outfitters

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 Kayak Review

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 Kayak offers excellent paddling performance and superior glide compared to its shorter Tarpon 100 & Tarpon 120 sit-on-top (S.O.T.) siblings.

The Tarpon 140's longer, narrower wet-surface capably handles windy & rough conditions while still providing a stable platform for angling, photography or simply soaking up the sun. Tarpon Series kayaks ingenious hull design includes two inverted keel strips, which aid in tracking (the ability to paddle straight), without impeding the crafts ability to turn.

Wilderness Systems has improved their already amazingly comfortable seating system! The Phase 3 AirPro seating system features a user-friendly design with ergonomic elements to increase comfortadd adjustability, and provide additional support.

"Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 Kayak fits a wide range of paddlers from 140 to 240 lbs who desire the additional length, capacity & efficiency the Tarpon 140 provides!"

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 Kayak is a Sea Kayaker Magazine's Readers Choice Award Winner as the BEST Sit-On-Top Kayak Series.

Standard Features

Material: Economical, Robust Gen2 Polyethylene.

Hatches: Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 Kayak has 2- ‘Orbix’ Easy Lock style hatch coversbow– Large oval 16.25″L x 10.75″W / 41 cm L x 27 cm W, centre– 8-inch Orbix Midship Hatch

Outfitting: Phase 3 AirPro SOT Seating System (considered the industries finest by many) includes: adjustable backband, adjustable thighbraces and a moisture wicking seat pan that adjusts up or down.

Other Features Include:

  • Cup holder
  • Gear Storage Pockets
  • Keepers XL Foot Brace System
  • SlideTrax Accessory System
  • Comfort Carry Handles
  • Side Carry Handles
  • Paddle Holder
  • Self Bailing Scupper Holes
  • Bungee Deck Rigging
  • Open Rear Tankwell w/ Bungee
  • Proudly made in North America

Colours Stocked


i) Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 sit on top is stocked without a rudder 
ii) The Tarpon 140 comes 'rudder ready' making installationg avaialble at any time

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  • Gen2 Polyethylene ~ 68 lbs / 31 kg


Created By Paddlers For Paddlers!

Frontenac Outfitters was created way back in 1984. Our vision rewards visitors with a vastly superior level of customer service, paddling expertise and an exhilarating 'on-water' experience.

Today, we have grown to become One of Canada's Largest, most respected, full-service Paddlesports shops. Our sincere objective is to introduce you to a fun, educational and environmentally responsible way to explore our waterways!

We realize our wilderness setting means an investment in your valuable time to come see us. We promise should you make that trip that we will devote our time, energy & expertise to you.

We invite you to ‘Come Paddle With Us’.

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