I have personally noticed that there are a lot of new inflatable paddle boards on the market, so I wanted to just go over 2 of them really quick. I wanted to give an inexpensive option (which I am asked about a lot!) and one all around great inflatable that is super durable. These seem to be the 2 biggest factors that I see people ask about lately, so here you go…
#1 Pathfinder Inflatable SUP
The Pathfinder is about your lowest budget entry point into an inflatable stand up paddle board when you need to save a few bucks.
Best For: Getting started on a budget
Lets take a look at some of the details:
- It Measures 9’9″ in length by 30″ wide and is 5″ thick
- Great for general open water paddle boarding use.
- Amazingly Durable – Tough PVC material with a strong multi-layer drop stitch
- Large padded deck, D-ring for your leash, and a bungee for securing extra cargo.
- Includes: Pump, aluminum adjustable paddle, detachable center fin, valve wrench, and a carrying bag (with shoulder straps).
The Verdict: Lowest price point inflatable paddle board!
#2 Isle Airtech Inflatable Paddle Board
This is a super lightweight inflatable which is great for packing around or if you have to hike a ways to get to your destination. It is ultra durable, handles a good amount of weight (240 lbs) and comes with a 30 day full return policy.
Best For: durable travel board.
Lets look at some more specks and details:
- Dimentions: 10′ x 31″ x 6″. It is up to 30% Lighter (Only 18.6 Lbs.) and Stiffer along with more durable.
- Has an all around design so it is great for flat water, small waves, or river runs.
- Can support riders up to 240 Pounds.
- Deck bungee for extra gear with a nose mounted handlece!
- Super high durability! No worries about damage or dings. You can run it over with a car, throw it off a cliff or ram it into a piling, the military grade material is almost impossible to damage.
- Comes with: 3 piece adjustable aluminum Paddle, travel carry pack, high pressure pump with gauge, removable fin and a repair kit.
- 30 DAY RIDE AND LOVE IT GUARANTEE – Ride it and Love it or Return it! If you don’t love your board we will take it back! We stand behind every product we make 100%!
The Verdict: Great all around board that is durable!