"The Works Hire"
If you kayaking vacation on the Zambezi is part of a bigger trip and it is not an option for you to bring your favourite paddling kit, let us take the worry out of fitting your helmet and paddle into your luggage. We have excellent kayaks from Dagger and Fluid, as well as Palm PFDs, helmets and Neoprene spraydecks. Our range of gear will fit most people, so send us your sizes and get the gear put aside for YOUR paddling trip.
What You'll Get From Us
On daily hires we normally drop off gear to you on the day of hire. This is normally dropped off around 8 am when we collect you for your days paddling. The following items are included in your "Works Hire Package"
- Palm Symbiant PFD
- Paddle (please specify length required)
- Neoprene spraydeck
- Kayak with airbag
All of our boats are in excellent condition and ready to paddle. They have a keyhole cockpit, suitable for most standard kayaking spraydecks. The following boats are available as part of your package.
- FLUID FLIRT Small
- FLUID FLIRT Medium
- FLUID FLIRT Large
- FLUID SPICE Medium X 2
- FLUID NEMESIS Medium X 2
- NECKY GLISS 7'11
- BLISS STIK RAD 185
- DAGGER G FORCE 6.3
- RIOT TURBO 52
- PRIJON FLY
Boats will be assigned on a first come first served basis. We apologise if your boat of choice is not available.
Included With Your Hire
The following items are included in your package
We require a $300 deposit when you hire gear from us. We can hold this on a Credit Card or with cash in country, whatever is easiest for you.
Only paddlers arranging logistics through Thezambezi.com can use our kayaking equipment.
Your Kayaking Checklist
As we are providing all the necessary paddling items for you, we suggest the following.
- Sturdy shoes for the walk into the gorge
- Swimming costume and or shorts
- Lycra top to keep sun off
- Shorty drytop or paddle top on trips until end August and from November onwards
- Water bottle