Based on one of Jackson Kayak’s hottest fishing kayak models, the Kilroy, and wrapped in hunting’s leading waterfowl camo designs, Realtree Max-5, comes Jackson’s newest innovative hunting machine, The Realtree Edition Kilroy! Realtree has long provided sportsmen and outdoor enthusiasts alike with the top camouflage designs, and now it’s being used to conceal our leading hunting kayak! In addition to the new look, this special edition Kilroy is also equipped with all of the standard fishing features, plus a new line of hunting accessories and features specific to the waterfowler. Fin or feathers, the Realtree Kilroy gives you the ultimate sporting platform.
1 - Realtree Max-5
Graphics by CamoWraps. Realtree Max-5 Removable Seat Cover, Decoy Bag, Soft Deck, and fitted Blind System for complete concealment
2 - Sit Inside Design
Lower center of gravity than sit on tops. All gear contained inside the kayak. Better protection from weather for colder climates. The open cockpit allows for easy entry and exit, keeps you drier than SOT's, are easy to shoulder, and minimizes weight.
3 - 'Tech Decks'
The open front open cockpit design was specifically intended to accept a series of 'Tech Deck' accessory options, from a camo fabric skirt or a rigid platform offering fishing features. The cockpit is symmetrical, so each deck can fit in front of or behind the seat.
4 - SOT Deck features on hull
The Kilroy utilizes a molded deck system at the hull level of the kayak, so all the best features of our SOT designs are still there. Rod stagers along the wall, tubular rod tip protectors, sidewall tackle storage, Hi-Lo seating,, and a wide standing platform are also industry firsts for sit-in designs. Open storage in front of and behind seat, with secure rigging at the hull and deck levels.
5 - Standing
Designed with stand-ability in mind, you'll find a wide standing platform as roomy as the Coosa and Cuda, with the added benefit of being closer to the water line for even more stability.
6 - Yakattack Gear Tracks - YakAttack
Located on both sides (fore and aft), the YakAttck gear tracks are built in to the kayak in easily accessible locations for adding accessories via Yakattack Screwballs and RAM Mounts.
7 - RAM Rod holders - RAM Mounts
Each kayak includes (2) YakAttack Screwballs (1.5”), RAM 2007 Rod Holder, and a RAM Tube Jr.
8 - Therm-a-Rest Lumbar Support - Therm-a-Rest
Therm-a-Rest lumbar support is adjustable and removable, makes for a great camp pillow.
9 - Tackle Management and Plano Boxes - Plano
There are designated areas beside and under the seat that make reaching tackle boxes extremely easy and keeps your deck clutter free. This kayak includes (2) JK Plano 3640 Boxes.
10 - 32 oz Nalgene / Central Beverage Holder - Nalgene
Each kayak includes a Nalgene 32 ounce wide mouth water bottle.Made in the USA, our custom Nalgene bottles are decked out with Jackson Kayak logos.
11 - Kayak Glove Box
On the underside of the hard deck is a tucked away cubby/glove box, great for stashing items like pliers, scissors, phone, etc (not sealed)
12 - Foam Patch
Located in the center of the hard deck, this is a great location to stage flies, lures or hooks.
13 - Drain Holes
Are located on the rim of the cockpit, so to drain the kayak simply turn it upside and let the water drain through the holes on the cockpit rim.
14 - Elite Seat 2.0
The NEW Elite Seat 2.0 is everything you loved about the previous version with some tweaks that are certain to make your time on the water more enjoyable, sturdier and more comfortable than ever before. It has a new look and feel with 3D mesh fabric. Some new changes for improved ergonomics and comfort, along with more storage capabilities, and NEW Therm-a-Rest lumbar pad. See full details in product description tab. *Comes with Realtree Max 5 slip cover*
15 - Hull Storage
Open hull space that allows for safe storage of fishing rods, camping gear, PFD’s, dry bags, etc.. A great way to keep your gear safe when traveling and generous volume allows you to pack enough gear for expedition paddling.
16 - Heavy duty seat attachment buckle
Durable and tough attachment that will outlast all the use and abuse you can manage, season after season. Keeps your seat locked in position and makes you feel connected to the kayak.
17 - Paddle Stager
The perfect compliment to the rod stagers. These allow easy stowing of your paddle when you are ready to make that perfect cast, and keeps it from rolling around or blowing away with the wind.
18 - Removable skid plate
We protect the biggest wear area on the kayak with the skid plate. Your keel will last season after season with this smart feature.
19 - Flat Storage Area
Located behind seat there is flat storage area much like a tankwell on sit on tops, but this sits down and protected in the kayak.