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Wilderness Systems Tempest 170

$2269.00 CAD
  • Product Number: 950057MGSK

Higher volume and bigger fit than the Tempest 165. The Tempest 170 is an incredible sea kayak that performs superbly in rough and flat water. The hull design is quick and maneuverable. Drop the skeg down when you require perfectly straight tracking.

Winner of the Sea Kayaker Magazine Reader's Choice Award for "Best Day and Weekend Touring Kayak."
Named "Best Beginners Kayak : Sea" - OutsideOnline, June 2012


  • Phase 3 AirPro XP
  • Adjustable Padded Thigh Braces
  • SlideLock Foot Brace System
  • Domed Bow, Midship and Stern Hatches
  • Bow, Midship and Stern Bulkheads
  • Bungee Deck Rigging w/ Reflective Static Perimeter Safety Line
  • Soft Touch Handles
  • TruTrak Skeg System
  • Bow Compass Recess
  • Skeg


Length: 17'
Material Rotomolded polyethylene
Weight 57 lbs
Width 22"
Deck Height 13.5"
Cockpit 34" x 18"
Max Capacity 325 lbs

Ideal For:

Intermediate to Advanced, Weekend Excursions, Expeditions, Speed, Cabin, Lakes