The hull of the Cruise FD is sharp and cuts swiftly, silently and efficiently through whatever water it encounters.
Combined with an industry-leading turning radius, the Cruise FD is positioned to be a standout on the water. The Cruise FD expands on the new Flex Drive family of Jackson Kayaks with a solid recreational platform that is quick, nimble and ready for casual tours or can be customized for fishing adventures. Miles roll by effortlessly – lets go for a Cruise!
1 – Improved Front Hatch
Large front hatch with new easy-opening latches.
2 – Hypalon Paddle Blade Keeper
Tuck your paddle blade under this Hypalon keeper to get it out of the way but still in arm’s reach – snag-free for your trable hooks. Resistant to UV damage and temperature extremes, this material will keep your paddle safe!
3 – Gear Track
Located on both sides in front of the passenger, gear track is at the ready to add rod holders, phone holders and many other track-based accessories.
4 – Patent-Pending Flex Drive System
Allows for hands-free cruising, forward and reverse. Unique articulation adapts to shallow water obstacles and allows easy beaching.
5 – Three Propeller Propulsion
Three-bladed propeller allows for a shallow draft, and blade pitch can be adjusted to your personal pedaling style.
6 – Hinged Prop Cover
Cover seals when drive unit is deployed and pops open when drive is retracted.
7 – Ergo Seat
Jackson’s new Ergo Seat features all-new 3D breathable mesh fabric and improved lumbar support. This Hi Lo seat is designed to increase comfort while pedaling and sits higher than our traditional Hi Lo system.
8 – Integrated Dual Rudder Control System
Our integrated dual rudder control system allows precise direction correction while pedaling.
9 – Day Hatch
Handy semi-dry storage for smaller personal items.
10 – Rear Tankwell
Bungeed rear tankwell allows storage of drybags and other gear for quick access.
11 – Track-Mounted Seating System
Seat is mounted on a track system allowing infinite trimming fore and aft.