Performance touring modular kayak. Proven in the roughest conditions of Alaska.
AS EASY AS 1, 2, 3
The Point 65 Mercury GTX 14/18 is a high performance, stable, decked modular touring kayak with a large cockpit with which to explore and then take back home in the trunk of your car. Like the recreational versions, the Mercury features the innovative Snap-Tap™ system. The Point 65 Snap-Tap™ technologies are protected under US and European patents.
The 415 cm/ 13’7’’ Mercury GTX breaks apart into three manageable pieces each weighing less than 11 kg/ 24,3 lbs. The 100cm/39’’ nose section fit’s snugly into the cockpit, making for easy storage, for example in the trunk of your car. With an additional midpiece, your Mercury GTX Solo transforms into a 545cm/17’10’’ high performance, expedition tandem. Created by award-winning design engineer Magnus De Brito, the Mercury is a fun, versatile, high performance touring kayak.
Fast, fun while comfortably stable and straight tracking kayak that snaps apart and re-assembles in only a few seconds making it by far the easiest to carry touring kayak. The rotomolded polyethylene construction provides a combination of strength and impact resistance that most other materials can’t match.
It has plenty of dry storage space with powder dry hatches front and aft. The Mercury GTX 14/18 is a rigid high-performance expedition solo/tandem - touring kayak that you can carry with a smile on your face and which will fit in the back of most cars. It will also fit comfortably in SUV, crossover and minivans with plenty of room to spare.
SOLO, TANDEM, TRIPLE ETC. - ALL IN ONE!
No need to buy two kayaks. Snap in the tandem mid-section and your Mercury 14 expedition Solo is transformed into a high-performance Mercury 18 Tandem - so you can bring a friend. Add another midsection and your Mercury becomes a triple and so forth! The record so far? LL. Bean put together a 100-man kayak using the Point65 Tequila! for their 100-year anniversary event. Click here to see the video » Never before has a kayak been so much fun and so easy to own.
ULTIMATE SEAT COMFORT
The Mercury GTX is equipped with an extremely comfortable AIR seat. The AIR seat, with a pneumatically adjustable backrest, gives the paddler an extremely comfortable and perfectly adjustable seating position. The seat covers are made of highly durable and comfortable, honey-comb patterned material in combination with mesh-like fabric which is laminated and molded over EVA foam.
COMFORT AND PERFORMANCE
The large size of the comfy padded cockpit makes for easy entry and exit and ﬁts any paddler. It is equipped with an ergonomically designed seat with seat and back padding, foot braces, which provide for good leg support, and a comfortable paddling position. Add the fitting spray cover from Point 65 (Point Storm or Point Ocean size XL) and you can enjoy a dry ride even in rough conditions.
The Mercury GTX 14/18 comes fully equipped featuring an efficient ingenious keel rudder skeg featuring the innovative Symmetry skeg system, which allows you to drop the skeg/rudder with tremendously improved maneuverability compared to normal addon rudders which are most common on kayaks. a large aft oval and a round forward hatch creating two accessible watertight compartments for your gear. It also features foot pedals as well as cup holders and a comfortable seat & back pad.
• Total Length:
- Solo: 415 cm / 13 ft 6 in
- Tandem: 551 cm / 18 ft
• Width: 60 cm / 23.6 in
• Height: 35 cm / 13.8 in
- Solo: 25 kg / 55 lbs
- Tandem: 35 kg / 77 lbs
- Solo: 130 kg / 286 lbs
- Tandem: 240 kg / 530 lbs
• Cockpit: 83x46 cm / 33x18 in (X-Large)
• Material: MatriX 1-Layer PE
• Rudder: Yes
• Skeg: Yes, integrated retractable
• Seat: Comfort AIR-Backrest
- Front Waterproof Hatch: 24x24 cm / 9.5x9.5 in
- Rear Waterproof Hatch: 44x26 cm / 17.6x10.4 in
Delivery is typically 4 - 7 days from the day of ordering.
If your order is in stock and we process the charges to your credit card, our goal is to ship your order out within the timeframe specified on the product page. If we foresee potential delays beyond this shipping window, we will reach out to you directly to inform you. If for some reason you have not received your shipment within a reasonable timeframe or have not heard from us, feel free to reach out at email@example.com.
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Collections: Fishing Kayaks, Kayaks, Tandem Kayaks
Im a beginner kayaker and this kayak handle well. Im going to enjoy using this this summer.
I had always wanted to kayak and this year, I did it! I bought the Mercury kayak based on reviews and found it excellent! As mentioned, I had never kayaked before and this was easy to get into, not as easy to get out but I did it with the help of my sister.I highly recommend this kayak; it is easy to use and with 2 people can easily carry it!
I love this sit-on-top kayak! And I can go fishing in it. It has plenty of storage for fishing tackle and cup holders.
Being new to owning a kayak, this product is amazing on the water, super easy to handle, and carries the essentials for fishing!
It was great on my most recent trip on the river. The Mercury handles well and the seat is comfortable and holds its composer. Great on the back for long trips. I also like the different foot positions giving me more thrust and smooth paddling ability. I am happy with my purchase and give it a 5-star rating.