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  Hobie Mirage Adventure
  Posted by: jefallon on Sep-04-13 1:01 PM (EST)
   Category: Kayaks 

I'm a long time canoer now interested, possibly, in a Hobie Mirage Adventure. I've pedalled a couple of Mirage Drive boats so am familiar with the system but am wondering specifically how the Adventure paddles compared with similar poly kayaks (16' long 27" wide). Thanks

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  I have tested one a couple of times
  Posted by: Canuka on Sep-04-13 4:22 PM (EST)
-- Last Updated: Sep-04-13 4:23 PM EST --

But I have not paddled it, only pedaled. Sea Kayaker magazine gave it a glowing review several months ago and they said it paddles very well.

PS: I want one...BADLY!

  Heavier and wider with flat bottom and
  Posted by: ricknriver on Sep-04-13 10:08 PM (EST)
assorted bottom holes for drive and scuppers, so will probable be somewhat slower than similar narrower SINK rec boat. Wife has the smaller "sport", (~50#) good stability, and enough speed to just peddle and keep up with easy cruising paddlers while her shoulder surgery heals. Wants her Blackhawk canoe back though - freestyler. R


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