Buoyancy Aids For Touring, Sea Kayaking & Canoeing

Touring PFDs Designed for Canoeing and Kayaking

Our most popular range of buoyancy aids and PFDs for Touring & Sea Kayaking.

Touring buoyancy aids are generally equipped with more features than general purpose buoyancy aids have such as plenty of pockets for accessories, hydration pack pockets, tie off points, high visibility and low cut profile for unrestricted paddling.

Peak Tourlite Zip

Peak Tourlite Zip

A popular choice for general paddling and touring, the Tourlite Zip offers a lightweight buoyancy aid with easy front zip entry. Two large front pockets offer storage space for essentials such as snacks and a mobile phone (in a dry pouch) or safety kit.

Yak Xipe Touring Buoyancy Aid

Yak Xipe Buoyancy Aid

Yak's highly popular touring buoyancy aid with front zip entry, multiple pockets, fully adjustable for the perfect fit and a compact design for unrestricted arm movements.

Palm Meander Buoyancy Aid

Palm Meander Buoyancy Aid

The Meander is our easy-going touring PFD‚ designed to be lightweight‚ slimline‚ and easy to use. A low profile design with a simple‚ secure zip and buckle closure.

Palm Meander Womens Buoyancy Aid

Palm Meander Womens Buoyancy Aid

The Meander is our easy-going touring PFD ‚ designed to be lightweight ‚ slimline ‚ and easy to use. The Womens version is a low profile design in a female cut with a simple ‚ secure zip and buckle closure.

NRS Clearwater PFD for kayak touring

NRS Clearwater PFD

Mesh high back touring buoyancy aid with two front pockets, an ideal design for longer and faster touring SOTs

NRS CVest PFD for sea kayaking


Sea kayaking and touring buoyancy aid, high-viz colours, front zip entry, high back design - comfortable and easy to adjust. Another great choice for longer and faster touring SOTs

Palm Equipment Kaikoura Buoyancy Aid

Palm Kaikoura Buoyancy Aid

A front zipped expedition level touring PFD packed with features and storage space, four front pockets, rear hydration bladder pouch and plenty of attachment points. Flex Formed Foam technology and a low cut design means you barely notice you are wearing it.

Peak Explorer Zip PFD

Peak Explorer Zip

The Peak Explorer is made with durable 600D ripstop PU coated cordura outer shell & 200D ripstop nylon inner and features a front entry zip for easy donning.

Peak Ocean Wrap PFD

Peak Ocean Wrap

A PFD designed for ocean use featuring a body hugging design with front-entry system, multiple adjustment straps, pockets and gear attachment points.

Palm Peyto Touring Buoyancy Aids

Palm Peyto

Popular jacket style Touring buoyancy aid with large front pockets, behind which is a handwarming pocket, and a rear hydration bladder pouch - fully adjustable to ensure a comfortable fit.

Palm Peyto Womens PFDs for Touring

Palm Peyto Womens

Female specific Peyto version for improved fit for women along with all the same features from the unisex version.

Palm Tika Womens Buoyancy Aid

Palm Tika Womens PFD

A comfortable and stylish Flex Fit buoyancy aid designed to maximise comfort for female paddlers.

Palm Equipment Hydration Bladder

Palm Equipment Drinks Bladder

A High quality TPU hydration drinks bladder that holds 1.5ltrs. Fits Palms Hydration Pouch & Hydration ready Buoyancy Aids.


If you are looking for a PFD not listed, checkout our range of brands for buoyancy aids available by mail order.

Brands available: NRS | Palm | Yak | Peak UK | Astral