New Stuff: Jackson Kraken 13.5 Fishing Kayak


The Kraken 13.5 is a quick, maneuverable fishing kayak designed for open water. Key features of this well-thought-out kayak include:

  • Hinged center hatch lid with YakAttack gear tracks and large day hatch for easy access.
  • Dedicated transducer scupper (will accommodate large transducers of the Raymarine Dragonfly fishfinder).
  • Elite high-low seat can also be moved fore and aft to adjust trim based on load. Seat also features 3D mesh fabric, more storage and removable Therm-a-Rest lumbar pad.
  • Below-waterline oversized scupper designed to accept bilge/bait pumps.
  • 8 gear track locations for adding accessories via YakAttack Screwballs and RAM Mounts.
  • Large center compartment for storing rods and gear when traveling.
  • Small indentions on hatch cover to prevent items such as hooks and weights from sliding off.
  • 2 flush-mount rod holders behind seat.
  • Adjustable foot pegs.
  • Rudder attachment option.
  • Removable skid plate to protect keel.
  • Water-resistant seat-back pouch.
  • Large rear tank well for holding gear, coolers, bait wells or tackle bags. Both sides have YakAttack gear tracks with thumbscrews that allow customization of the tank well.




  • Length 
13’ 3”
  • Width 
30’ 5”
  • Weight 72 lbs.
  • Capacity 350 lbs.
  • Price: $1,349

Watch the promo video below.