M Alpacka Ultralight Paddle Review
by Ryan Jordan
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Ryan's River Journal (June 2009). As I teach and watch my 11-year old son, Chase, to packraft, I can't help but think that the Alpacka Ultralight Paddle is a godsend. He's not yet grown into the full sized kayak paddles, and the little Ultralight gives him confidence on the water.
A packrafting paddle is not a particularly special thing. It's simply a kayak paddle, capable of being broken down into two or four pieces for easy stowage while inside or attached to a pack.
I usually look at three key factors (other than length) when selecting a paddle: weight, durability, and blade surface area.
- Blade Surface Area
- The Alpacka Ultralight Paddle
- FEATURES AND SPECIFICATIONS
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