Venture Islay 12 / 12 LV

The Islay 12 series offers the features of a touring kayak in a compact, lightweight package. A smaller version of the Islay 14, the 12 will appeal to people who want to explore smaller lakes and rivers but still want the option of taking along enough gear for an overnight trip.


The Islay 12 is ultra-stable and quick through the water, nimble on edge and fun to paddle.  With 2 sizes available you can customize the boat to fit comfortably for your needs.

Paddler Weight Range: up to 275 lbs.

Length: 12'7"

Maximum Width: 26"

Cockpit Size: 35.5"x19.8"

Paddler Weight Range: up to 200 lbs.

Length: 12'6"

Maximum Width: 24.4"

Cockpit Size: 35.5"x18.9"

Roto-molded Polyethylene


Islay 12                                  50 lbs

Islay 12 LV                             47 lbs

Standard Options

  • Removable Deck Pod
  • Stainless Steel Security Bar
  • Bow & Stern Bulkheads & Hatches
  • Adjustable Seat
  • Paddle Park
  • Adjustable Foot Braces
  • Retractable Skeg