Cuda 12 HD

Cuda 12 HD

The Cuda 12 is one of Jackson Kayak's top selling kayaks of all time and now gets a new family member, the Cuda HD! Jackson Kayak has taken all the recent improvements to both hull design and deck staging and added it to this updated version of an old favorite. A new longer and slightly wider size gives the Cuda additional stability and increased tracking and speed. The deck has completely been reworked with padding, a new hinged center hatch, tubular tip covers, gear tracks in all the convenient places, Hi-Lo and trimible seating and comes Raymarine and PowerPole ready! 


Length: 12’10”

Width: 33”

Weight: 85 lbs

Capacity: 425 lbs



NEW improved hull design: Longer, wider giving you more speed, tracking and stability.

New Center hatch: Unique new center hatch for storage, mounting and electronics set ups.

Improved front hatch: Large front hatch with new easy-opening latches.

Standing Pad: Full standing pad for comfort and additional quiet while sight fishing and casting.

NEW Elite Seat system: Hi-Lo seating, fore and aft trimming on one of the most comfortable seats in the market.

Orion Tumbler: A 27 oz brushed stainless steel double-wall tumbler that will keep cool drinks cool and warm drinks warm. Great for a morning coffee, day on the water, or an evening beverage around the campfire, the tumbler is a popular choice for liquid temperature management.

Platypus Hydration System: Built onto the back of our Elite Seat System is Platypus’ Hoser Hydration System. This protected pouch holds water and other hydration liquids in a BPA-free plastic sac for your day on the water. Sheltered between the seat and the SealLine pouch, the hydration system has a tube that runs to the side of the seat for easy access and quick sips via hose and quick sip end.

SealLine Seat Pouch: Water-resistant seat back pouch from SealLine. Heavy duty construction that will keep your items out of the elements. Removable for versatility and comes with bungee for added storage to easily accessible items.

Therm-a-Rest:  Therm-a-Rest lumbar support is adjustable and removable, and makes for a great camp pillow.

RAM Rod Holders: The Cuda HD also includes a Tough Ball (1.5''), one RAM 2007 Rod Holder and two RAM Tough Tubes with base.

Gear Tracks: Located on both sides, in the front and rear of the kayak, the Yakattack gear tracks are built in to the kayak in easily accessible locations for adding accessories and RAM Mounts.

Line Cutterz: Sleek, adjustable ring with double-sided blade perfect for quick and efficient cutting of mono-filament and braided fishing line. Blades are protected so safe and easy to use, convenient location on seat frame.

PowerPole ready: Four easy molded-in screw points ready for easy implementation of the PowerPole MicroAnchor system.

NEW molded rod tubes: Sealed, molded in rod tip tubes now the ultimate protection more of your rods

Tackle and storage options, including Plano box: Multiple locations to store all your standard sized tackle boxes around the seat giving you ample, easy-to-access locations for your gear.

Hypalon Paddle Blade Keeper: Tuck your paddle blade under this Hypalon keeper to get it out of the way but still in arm's reach - snag-free for your treble hooks! Resistant to UV damage and temperature extremes, this material will keep your paddle safe!