If you live in the US you are in perhaps the best country in the world for kayaking, but why? With the Great Lakes and vast coastline throughout this nation you can kayak in the environment which suits you. But you must choose the right manufacturers of kayaks in the US by looking at customer service, reputation for quality, and innovation.
Ocean Kayak came into being when the original founder of the company carved out two places in his surfboard in Malibu, California. This idea soon caught on and people began asking where they could get one. By the middle of the 1980s the operation had moved to Ferndale, Washington and the mass production of kayaks began.