How stable is the NuCanoe Frontier 12?

For a stand-up, sit-on-top kayak, the NuCanoe Frontier 12 paddles easily with manageable tracking and speed. It’s not the fastest boat on the water, but it is one of the most stable. The weight capacity makes the Frontier 12 one of the best paddling big boats.

How much does a NuCanoe Frontier 12 weight?


Length: 12′
Hull Weight: 80 lbs
Primary Seating: 1-2 Ppl
Junior Seating: 1 (Opt)
Max Weight: 650 lbs

What is the difference between a nucanoe and a frontier 12?

The Frontier 12 is about 40-50lbs lighter than a PA, and there is a substantial difference in price as well. Of course a NuCanoe doesn’t have Hobie’s awesome Mirage Drive, but to be honest, I wouldn’t want it on this kayak type as the set of features that I am looking for make it perfect for fly fishing.

What is a frontier 12 Kayak?

The Frontier is the ultimate hybrid kayak, designed from the hull up for serious anglers and hunters. Whether you are fly fishing in salt water, bass fishing in a river, or hunting in the marshes, the Frontier 12 will maximize your experience.

What can you do with the frontier 12?

The Frontier 12 is ridiculously stable and completely customizable for whatever you want to do. Go solo in style or tandem with room to spare. Fly Fishing, Bass Fishing, Duck Hunting, and so much more. The Frontier 12 knows no limits. The Fusion Seat delivers superior comfort and support all day long.

Why buy from nucanoe?

I also purchased miscellaneous items from Nucanoe at what I felt were fair prices. The Frontier 12 offers the best of motoring and paddling opportunities. Many thanks to Donna at Nucanoe who has been very helpful and generous by providing a couple of needed items at no cost. Nucanoe is a great company to do business with.