The Epic 18X is Epic’s highest performance touring kayak designed for intermediate to advanced touring paddlers seeking a distinct edge.
Paddlers find that the sleek, efficient shape and long waterline enable them to cover long distances with exceptional ease and speed and deliver excellent performance in rough water conditions.
In addition to all the features that come standard on an Epic, the 18X includes the advanced Epic Track Master™ steering system, an adjustable seat, large storage capacity, and front deck cutaways for a closer, more efficient stroke.
Whether out for an hour, a day, or an extended expedition, or racing, paddlers will discover the 18X offers the ultimate paddling experience.
The cockpit is 16”x33.5” (inside), 18.5”x36” (outside of coaming)
Length: 18′ (5.48 m)
Width: 22″ (55.88 cm)
Depth: 11.25″ (28.6 cm)
Capacity: 380 lbs (173 kg)
Bow – 23 gal. (87 L)
Dayhatch – 9.5 gal. (36 L)
Stern – 21.9 gal. (83 L)
42 lbs (19 Kg) $3,825
Infusion grade foam core
A composite hybrid of fiberglass, carbon fiber, and Kevlar
Vacuum infused, heat-cured epoxy
Black bow & stern
39 lbs (17.5 Kg) $4,795
Nomex honeycomb core
Woven carbon and Kevlar fabric
Vacuum bagged, heat-cured epoxy
Red bow & stern