The Kalliste’s performance core blades have an exceptionally light buoyant feel on the water and silky smooth strokes that make paddling all day long feel effortless. The Kalliste is the ultimate choice for low angle touring kayakers.
Performance core blades are a mid size blade to offer the best combination of gentle power and light buoyant strokes. The dihedral face creates smooth forward strokes. The Kalliste is exceptional for longer paddle outings and is our lightest most elegant touring design.
The Kalliste is our most advanced low-angle paddle, with our best paddling design and construction features. You’ll feel exceptionally light, buoyant strokes while the smooth back face gives a quiet entrance and exit from the water. The Kalliste is the smart choice for those touring with a low-angle style of paddling and wanting the conservative yet powerful feel of a mid-sized blade.
Ultimate performance brings together all of our most advanced designs.
Mid-sized blades are an ideal fit for the great majority of average size paddlers.
The volume of the buoyant, full carbon, blades creates an exceedingly light feel for effortless and confident strokes.
Dynel® blade edges use a composite roping material, that is impact and abrasion resistant. This, along with a stronger design and construction, makes the Kalliste the choice over our Ovation model for more rugged paddling enviornments.
Dihedral allows for smooth and stable forward paddling, a core philosophy for Werner.
Smooth back face makes for cleaner entry and exit of your strokes and an elegant feel on the water.
Optimized flex and strength. Choose our carbon Straight or Neutral Bent shaft in Standard Diameter or Small Diameter.
The Smart View Adjustable ferrule is the most simple, precise fitting on the market. The solid feel of a 1-piece paddle and nothing to snag your gear. (US Patent # 6881111 )
Read our Advanced Designs + Advanced Fit section below for even more information on this paddle.
Sizing & Specifications:
Blade Dimensions: 20.5" x 6.3" / 52 x 16 cm
Blade Surface: 643 cm2
Blade Length: 52cm x 16.5cm
Weight: 26 oz / 737 g (220 Neutral Bent Shaft)
Ultra Light Weight, Weekend Trips, Expeditions, Enthusiasts, Lakes, Sea Touring