Vendor Links

Click on logos below for links to our vendors' web sites

At Great Lakes Kayak we stock a fine selection of Essentials and Next Level Accessories to match your beautiful boat. The only things on the lists above that we do not carry are Clothing & Shoes. In our best efforts to be a full-service kayak shop we are happy to place special orders from the vendors listed below.

Eddyline Paddles (formerly Swift): Super light, Premium paddles feature 4 blade styles and carbon fiber construction. Optional fabric inlay creates 
one-of-a-kind paddle! Made in the U.S.A.

Bending Branches: Made in Wisconsin, these paddles are designed and built by kayak enthusiasts! Available in Kayak, Canoe, and SUP-friendly designs and child sizes!

Stohlquist: This innovative Colorado based business is family owned and continues to outfit the world's best-known paddlers. Vests feature Wrapture™ shaped torso, women-specific designs, and are available in a wide range of sizes and colors.

Kokotat: Arcata, CA company focuses their hands-on approach to design paddling gear fit for world-class paddlers. Vests feature GAIA® PVC-free foam inserts, exceptional touring design and are available in a wide range of sizes and colors.

Eddyline: Nylon spray skirts made for Eddyline by Eddyline. Available for all kayak models, including the Shasta. Also available is the Reed Chillcheater skirt made with lightweight, insulating Aquatherm material.

Snapdragon: This Seattle-based company produces more than 15 spray skirts, in three different styles. The skirts are constructed using a combination of neoprene supratex and nylon. Sizing charts are easy to use!

Stahlsac: Quality watersport luggage company with 33 years experience. Stahlsac carries a variety of mesh bags to suit your needs.

Watershed: Creators of the Dry Bag bring paddlers a variety of options for storing their gear and keeping it dry with bags that are made with innovation. Bags feature ZipDry® closures, polyurethane coated nylon (NO PVC!), and welded seams.

Talic: Be Good to Your Toys, invest in a storage system for your kayaks, canoes, SUPs, rowing shells, surfboards, windsurfers, bicycles and skis. This Made in the USA company sells the ever-popular Sling Set!

Danuu: Danuu has you covered with their 100% polyester, UV/water resistant, super strong boat covers. Made in a variety of sizes and for a variety of watersports to suit your needs!

Kokotat: Arcata, CA company focuses their hands-on approach to design paddling gear fit for world-class paddlers. Kokotat's clothing line features everything from base layers and hand jackets to dry suits and launch socks, using PolarTec®, Power Dry®, and GORE-TEX®.

Palm: UK-based company has over a thousand items available to paddlers. Color and attention to detail are their watchwords. These innovative designers were the first to use progressive materials like GORE-TEX®.

Reed: UK-based company is well known around the world for their Chillcheater® fabric. Their full line of paddling clothing is known for having warmth and flexibility without bulk.

Stohlquist: This innovative Colorado based business is family owned and continues to outfit the world's best-known paddlers. Stohlquist offers a full line of clothing aimed at keeping paddlers warm and/or dry.

NSI: North Shore Incorporated manufactures anatomic backbands that can be easily installed in your kayak for specific lumbar support.

Chota: This Midwest-based company offers a full line of high quality footwear to keep your feet safe and warm when you paddle. Popular in the cold waters of Lake Michigan are Chota's Mukluks!

Trailex: Half the Weight, All the Strength! Trailex manufactures anodized aluminum trailers, which are bolted for adjustability and strength. Their choice in materials and construction provides you with a maintenance-free, long lasting, and unique trailer that looks great!

Kayak Wing: Simply the Best Kayak Rack Made! Specially designed to fit almost any roof rack. Secure and easy to install. Available in original wing or wedge design to maximize your carrying capacity. Click on logo to go the the Kayakwing.com website.

NRS: 40 Years in business has given founder Bill Parks enough time to amass an impressive line of paddling gear that can be truly appreciated. NRS leaves nothing out - and nobody unsatisfied.