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Wilderness Systems - Tarpon 140


Length (Standard)

14 ft


28 in


68 lb

Optimal Paddler Weight (Low)
Optimal Paddler Weight (High)
Max Capacity

375 lb

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 Kayak

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 Kayak offers excellent paddling performance and superior glide compared to its shorter Tarpon 120 sit-on-top (S.O.T.) sibling.

The Tarpon 140's longer, narrower wet-surface capably handles windy & rough conditions while still providing a stable platform for angling, photography or simply soaking up the sun. Tarpon Series kayaks ingenious hull design includes two inverted keel strips, which aid in tracking (the ability to paddle straight), without impeding the crafts ability to turn.

Wilderness Systems has improved their already amazingly comfortable seating system! The Phase 3 AirPro seating system features a user-friendly design with ergonomic elements to increase comfort, add adjustability, and provide additional support.

"Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 Kayak fits a wide range of paddlers from 140 to 240 lbs who desire the additional length, capacity & efficiency the Tarpon 140 provides!"

Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 Kayak is a Sea Kayaker Magazine's Readers Choice Award Winner as the BEST Sit-On-Top Kayak Series.

Standard Features

Material: Economical, Robust Gen2 Polyethylene.

Hatches: Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 Kayak has 2- ‘Orbix’ Easy Lock style hatch covers: bow– Large oval 16.25″L x 10.75″W / 41 cm L x 27 cm W, centre8-inch Orbix Midship Hatch

Outfitting: Phase 3 AirPro SOT Seating System (considered the industries finest by many) includes: adjustable backband, adjustable thighbraces and a moisture wicking seat pan that adjusts up or down.

Other Features Include:

  • Cup holder
  • Gear Storage Pockets
  • Keepers XL Foot Brace System
  • SlideTrax Accessory System
  • Comfort Carry Handles
  • Side Carry Handles
  • Paddle Holder
  • Self Bailing Scupper Holes
  • Bungee Deck Rigging
  • Open Rear Tankwell w/ Bungee
  • Proudly made in North America