20/03/19 - Incredible find! A rare UNUSED 1960's Klepper Aerius II for sale ! Found during a recent house clearance sale - in mint condition. See here
05/12/18 - Used kayaks sale pages updated with more boats coming online soon. See both 'Used Kayaks' pages. Some of these kayaks are also currently listed on eBay
19/11/17 - new 'kid on the block' - Neris SMART Series of kayaks. Unique hybrids that can either be paddled as a canoe with bench seats or as a kayak with inflatable floor seats. A cross between a folding kayak and an inflatable kayak. Starting with SMART-2 here
17/11/17 - new range of Greenland paddles added - Gram Kajak paddles. In 2-3 piece in both wood and carbon versions. Appearing on the 'New Paddles' page here
02/03/17 - Product Videos page added. Videos of some of the listed folding kayaks ... see here
05/02/17 - Wayland Mk II Formoza
550 SOF military kayak, and the single seater version Mk I Achilli 500XL now included to the range
UK dealer for the following brands:-
are a specialist team that previously was an exclusive folding
kayak brand dealer in the UK with several years experience.
We now have added a multi-brand on line store to better serve
a growing UK market with a wider range of foldable small craft
- from "Klepper" type of kayaks, to lightweight canoes
plus related accessories.
Gram Paddles - wood and carbon Greenland paddles
NERIS - foldable alu framed kayaks
WaveDesign - carbon paddles including Greenlands
Wayland Folding Kayaks - traditional foldable wood framed kayaks
ZelGear - inflatable kayaks and catarafts (catamaran rafts)
We also specialise in Klepper spares and rebuilds as well as other brands
Can we paddle anywhere?
In the UK, you need a license to paddle in most of
the waterways, rivers, lakes, etc.
BCU membership (Canoe
Wales, Scotland Canoe Association and the Canoe Association
of Northern Ireland) includes a license to paddle
on 5000km of Britain's waterways and canals.
Not all inland water is open to canoeists, some are
privately owned or is bounded by land which is private,
so do check beforehand. See Useful
and TV prop hire - military folding kayaks
Folding Kayaks UK has a collection of military folding
kayaks, including the famous NATO Klepper Aerius II's as originally used by UK's Special Forces SAS, SBS and other units such the Royal Marines Commandos etc, of which some has been made available
to hire as film props.
Folding kayaks hire are only available to
use as props for use by film, TV industries, as well as for commericals,
magazines, exhibitions, shop displays, special events and photo
shoots. They are not available for leisure hire.
All kayaks are in working order and fit for purpose - IE are still in use with
no leaks etc. Original 'period' old Kleppers, Tynes, Grantas can also be made available on request.
Contact Us for further details, together with details of your requirements (quantities, when and approx duration etc). HIre of the folding kayaks can be arranged with daily, weekly or long term rates.
A cross selection of Klepper and Wayland double and single seater folding kayaks