Jackson YuPIK Fishing Kayak
Adventure is always changing, and to keep up with that, you need a kayak that is as versatile as you are. That's where the Jackson YuPIK Fishing Kayak comes in! The YuPIK was designed to adapt to any adventure that is calling your name! With second seat capabilities, room for a kennel cot, a fully trimmable seat pan, and bow to stern track systems, this kayak can transform! The body long gear track allows you to lock gear securely wherever you need it to fit in the kayak. Whether you need to bring all your fishing gear for an extended trip, camping gear for a weekend or want to bring along your dog, the YuPIK can be rigged to hold it!
Not only is the YuPIK a pack mule, but it's also a comfortable, stable kayak for anglers of all experience levels. The hull was designed to offer a wide, open deck for standing. The deck has been lined with a padded mat for comfort and noise reduction. Jackson added in a mounted rod holder that is made for staging rods of all kinds, from spinning to fly rods! The YuPIK also features a cell phone stager near the seat so you can quickly snap a picture of your next trophy catch! No matter what kind of adventure is calling your name today, take it head-on with the Jackson YuPIK Fishing Kayak!
- Molded In Handles
- Bow and stern handles are molded in for comfort and ease of transport. These handles also serve as a great way to lock down your kayak in your car, truck or trailer to prevent theft.
- Hypalon Paddle Stager
- Tuck your paddle blade under this Hypalon keeper to get it out of the way but still in arm’s reach – snag-free for your treble hooks.
- Strap Down Gear Track System
- First of its kind, Jackson's innovative Strap Down gear track system helps you load your boat down just the way you’d like. Use cam straps, rope or bungee to secure your gear by looping between the track and gunnel to get outfitted for every adventure.
- Storage Scoop
- Scooped bow allows easier storage of soft goods such as tents, dry bags, decoy bags, etc. Works in concert with the Strap Down gear track system to help optimize storage of unwieldy items.
- Standing Pad
- Full standing pad for comfort and additional quiet while sight fishing and casting.
- Sidewall Tackle Storage
- Four spots along the sidewall of the YuPIK keep tackle boxes (3640 Plano) close at hand yet out of the way.
- Stern to Bow Track System
- The unique Stern to Bow track system utilizes three single piece tracks along the cockpit rim and floor. This allows for complete customization and to trim as needed to accommodate a heavy load.
- Omega Rod Holder with Track Mounted LockNLoad Mounting System
- This truly universal rod staging solution from YakAttack works flawlessly with spinning, casting, larger conventional reels, and yes – even fly rods of all sizes. Multiple modes allow anglers to easily stage rods for quick access or lock them in for maximum security.
- Transducer Scupper
- Front scupper hole accommodates many larger transducer sizes, making installation of fish finder units a snap.
- Phone Stager
- Want to keep your phone close at hand? There's a spot for that.
- Upgraded Comfort Seat
- The latest seating innovation, the Comfort Seat, is new on 2021 models. This generously padded, comfortable seat features a new ergonomic bend to the back and robust frame to provide hours of use and comfort on the water.
- Tackle Stager
- Need to change lures quickly and don’t have time to put them back in their boxes? Use the handy seatside tackle stager to embed those hooks and keep them from rolling loose in your boat when you’re in a hurry.
- Battery Staging Area
- Padded battery staging area makes keeping your ride powered up a breeze.
- Handy attachment points for securing your battery to the deck of YuPik
- Hull Design
- Designed with "standability" in mind, the open deck and stability are as roomy as some of Jackson's most stable boats. Great platform for beginners while still pleasing advanced anglers. Hull thickness has been increased to 12 inches for 2021.
- PowerPole Ready
- Four easy molded-in screw points are ready for easy installation of the PowerPole Micro Anchor system.
- 2021 Accessories Included
- One YakAttack Omega Rod Holder
- Long Load Flag
- Stand Assist Strap
- 5 in. JK Sticker
The Jackson YuPIK Fishing Kayak is made in the U.S.A.
Ratings & Reviews
The Yupik is an awesome fishing boat with an open bow platform. I was impressed with the stability of this kayak. Would recommend if this is the platform you are looking for.