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NERIS UK Folding Kayaks
NERIS UK Packrafts
NERIS UK Owners
- Kayak Package Deals
- Fishing Packraft Package Deals
Accessory prices are listed on respective Accessory pages
28/02/21 - New Fishing Packraft Package Deals
Package Deals with PVC packrafts, Rigged and Ready compact fishing sets, and BORIKA accessories - See Fishing packrafts
04/02/21 - New Package Deals
Starter Package Deals added to PVC packrafts - See Pricing
17/11/20 - Packraft Series pages added / updated
More details about the packrafts now on site, with more to come
10/11/20 - Introduction of the second packraft model to the Raft Series - "JustFun"
PVC versions of the shorter "JustFun" packrafts now available. Ligher and more compact packing TPU versions will be available later. More details to follow or contact us now
18/06/20 - Introduction of a totally new SERIES - Packrafts!
PVC versions of "BigFun" rafts now available. Ligher and more compact packing TPU versions will be available later. More details to follow or contact us now
08/05/20 - Dry bag Package Deals
Discounted sets of 3 & 5 dry bag pieces for your kayak now available. See here
05/05/20 - Loading hatches - Neris Valkure-2
Optional extra Loading Hatches on front and rear decks now available on new Valkure-2's! More details to follow
13/04/20 - Key differences between the kayak Series
Summary explaining the main differences between all four Neris Series here
22/03/20 - Borika FASTen range
We are now supplying Borika's FASTen range of mounts and accessory holders for small crafts - see article on the Home page in the right hand column. Temporary list here
02/03/20 - Wooden rudder pedals / Lynch pins
Replace your existing steering bar with this comfortable rudder pedal unit. Quick fitting Lynch pins for fastening the keelson also available
23/02/20 - Lightweight variant kayak models
Lighter versions of the existing models now available to order on special request. Uses lighter materials all round. Ideal where weight is more important than "excess" toughness. Good for overland backpacking and air travel
08/01/19 - Neris SMART PRO Comprehensive review by new owner - G Lodge - see Reviews page
30/09/18 - Neris SMART PRO review by owner Mike Loftus. Reviews page
Kayak Series names
To avoid any possible confusion about kayak models when looking at photos etc - all Neris hybrid folding kayaks (EG Smart / Smart PRO) have a Series logo on the front side deck and all Neris folding kayaks (Alu / Valkure) have a Series logo on the rear deck.
EG - you will only see "NERIS SMART PRO" on all three Smart PRO models
No matter which country you are based in, do contact
us with your queries. Prices are linked to the Euro - we will provide quotes
in your preferred currency if not based in the UK. If there is already a NERIS dealer in your country, we will re-direct your query to them
When you would like to order, contact us and
we will provide up to date quotes. We will also send you an invoice with relevant
payment details etc.
Or if you need advice etc, we are more than happy to help
Looking to replacing the skin for your Pouch RZ85 or Russian made kayaks?
Speak to us about a replacement skin for your German
made Pouch RZ85-3 or Russian Saliut/ Taimjen kayaks
Looking for something?
If you are looking for something
that is not listed on our website please give us a call or email
NERIS products are all made in Europe, using European / USA made materials
and high grade German welding machines.
3-5 year warranty on all NERIS products (domestic usage)
It is your responsibility to ensure that you have a valid license
/ permission from the relevant authorities to
use water craft on UK's waterways, rivers, lakes, etc. Not all inland
water is open to paddlers, some access points / rivers are privately owned
or is bounded by
land which is private, so do check beforehand. Membership of a
canoe union / club is very beneficial.
Folding Kayak Series
The NERIS folding kayak range
(The NERIS hybrid kayak range is listed here)
(Key differences between all the Series explained here)
are two distinct Series in the NERIS folding kayak range - ALU
and VALKURE Series. Both series have a double seater
and a triple seater version kayak. The ALU Series also have a single seater - the Valkure Series Valkure-1 was discontinued in 2018.
A main key design of the NERIS folding kayaks that differs to most other branded folding kayaks
is that the NERIS kayaks have shorter front / rear decks and long open cockpits. Other branded kayaks typically have the proportions the other way round - long front / rear decks with a shorter cockpit length. Hence the Neris design is better suited for small families - there is more seating capacity compared to other branded kayaks of similar boat length.
Series are kayaks that have all the
frames pieces made of dura aluminium. The Alu
Series are also
'Transformer' kayaks which means that with an additional
Transformer Kit, a different length Alu Series kayak can be assembled
and be used instead. EG - an 3 seater NERIS Alu-3 plus
a Transformer Kit T3-1 will create an NERIS Alu-3
or a single seater NERIS Alu-1 at a minimal extra cost.
The bigger kayak has all the required frame parts needed
to make the smaller version Alu kayak - all that is
required is the smaller sized skin. Different Transformer kits are available to
all possible permutations to
make your secondary Alu Series kayak larger or smaller. For more
information on the Transformer concept - see the Transformer
A feature of the multi-seater Alu models is that the extra space designated for storage within the central portion of the open cockpit, can optionally be used to seat a small child.
Valkure Plus Series are kayaks made with a hybrid frame
and have bow-to-stern air sponsons. The hybrid
frame has marine grade plywood cross ribs, with the rest of the
kayak frame pieces in all dura aluminium. The pair of sponson air tubes
which are fitted to the inside of the one piece kayak skin allows
for quicker kayak assembly, provides in-built buoyancy, slightly
and a higher weight loading limit. These Valkure Series kayaks
are also designed to handle river rapids up to Grade 3 and are
after usage in salty water.
Package Deals are available that includes
a spray deck cover, waist skirt/s, cockpit cover/s, and a rudder / steering
system. See Package Deals.
Individual kayak accessories are listed here
Standard PVC version boats - available
(all with black or light grey hulls)
Yellow, Orange, Khaki Green,
Navy Blue, Red, Light Blue
Black and NATO Green has now been added to the range of deck colours - not
LIGHT variant models uses TPU - colours are slighly different (Red, Orange, Blue, Black only)
The NERIS folding kayak range
|400 x 79cm
Optionally 1 adult & 1 small child
Large easy to access storage spaces
Optionally 2 adults & 1 small child
|550 x 84cm
Optionally central solo paddler
|570 x 88cm
Optionally 2 adults & 1-2 small children
NERIS Valkure-3 570
570 x 88cm
Optionally 2 adults & 1-2 small children
Excludes accessories such as spray
deck cover, waist skirts, cockpit covers, rudder / steering systems,
Includes carry bag/s, seat/s and basic repair kit.
Prices as of 12/02/18 - Is subject to change - linked to the Euro base price
Accessory Package Deals available - See Package
Sail rigs available - see Sail rigs