No Need to Compromise, The BOTE LONO Fishing Kayak
Awarded 2021 ICAST Best of Category
Known as the ‘Ultimate Fishing Inflatable’, the LONO Aero Inflatable Kayak will transform your kayak fishing and SUP fishing experience. You can get creative by leveraging this inflatable kayak to the max, or keep it simple by using it for quick and easy afternoon paddle. when your done, it can easily be packed down into the wheeled travel bag and loaded in the trunk or back seat.
The LONO offers a unique four-chamber design for maximum versatility. Constructed in AeroULTRA™ military-grade PVC, the LONO Aero Inflatable Kayak is truly unmatched in durability, performance, and portability. Sit on top with an adjustable seat back, remove the top chamber for stand up paddling, and float the top chamber as a separate platform. The Bote LONO Inflatable kayak comes with a 2 year warranty.
Pick your preference when it comes to style because the LONO Aero Inflatable Kayak is offered in three sleek designs. Keep it classic with a cool gray and seafoam color blocked Native design. If you need to blend in with the elements on your next kayak fishing adventure, the Verge Camo is wrapped in our custom, modern-military spin on a classic camouflage design. Or go with a custom color-blocked design finished with a tarpon scale inspired treatment in the Bug Slinger™ Tarpon edition. Whatever the style, elevate your next fishing excursion with the LONO Aero Inflatable Kayak.
Add the reimagined APEX pedal drive compatible LONO Aero 12′6″ Inflatable Kayak. For hitting your favorite fishing spots on the weekend, gearing up for a water borne expedition, or just hitting the local launch with your family, it’s time to say goodbye to compromise.
The Ultimate Fishing Machine
The extreme stability will make you feel confident when making standing casts, increasing your line of sight and casting distance. Plus, the keel guard and mounted side bite fins protect the underside, letting you maneuver into the shallows.
Technology: AeroUltra Technology
Constructed with our Aero Technology™ to ensure peak rigidity and performance.
Rocket Rac Compatible
The Rocket Rac features 4 rod holders that fit both conventional and fly rods. Designed to allow two for trolling and two for storage.
Pedal Drive Compatible
The Pedal Port built into the deck of the LONO Aero allows for the sold separately APEX Pedal Drive to be added to convert it from paddle driven to pedal driven. The APEX Pedal Drive is a hands-free, pedal-powered system. The APEX has a 10:1 gear ratio for smooth, efficient pedaling as well as wide pedal foot platform with comfortable straps, a clear viewing port-hole, no-touch forward and reverse, and a spring-loaded, kick-up rudder to prevent damage.
Lightweight & Portable
AeroBOTE construction allows BOTE inflatable kayaks to transform from folded up travel bag into a fully functional kayak in minutes, allowing for superior ease of transportation and storage.
The LONO Aero Rolling Travel Bag
In a matter of minutes, you can transform this inflatable from something that fits in a backpack to a fully functional watercraft—which means supreme ease of transportation. And even if you live in a upstairs apartment, you can store this full size kayak.
Perfect for these Skill Levels
BEGINNER INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED
For the person who wants speed, packability, portability, versatility, durability, and a pedal-driven option, the LONO Aero paired with the APEX Pedal Drive delivers. Use the LONO Aero by itself as a kayak or SUP, or add in the APEX Pedal Drive to take things to the next level. Never before have all of these features and benefits been available in one easy-to-use, delivered direct-to-your-door, badass package.
|Paddling Level||Beginner / All Level Paddlers|
|Boat Weight||Hull Weight 51 lbs / Seat 7 lbs / Removable Top 9 lbs|
|Packaged Weight||Bag Weight Average 73 lbs|
|Weight Capacity (lbs)||400 lb. max weight|
|Inflation Valve||Halkey-Roberts Valve|
|Hull Inflation||10-15 PSI|
|Removable Seat Inflation||7-10 PSI|
|Removable Top Inflation||10-15 PSI|
|Fin System||6″ Removable Aero center fin and 2 molded sidebites|
|Add-on Option||Apex Pedal Drive & Rudder Kit|
|Included in Box||LONO Aero 12′6″ Inflatable Kayak, Pedal Port, Center & Sidebies Fins, Pair of Slide-In Aero Rac Receivers, Removable Aero Sandspear Sheath, Hand Pump and Carry Bag.|