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Delta Kayaks

Traverse 17.5 T

Traverse 17.5 T
Cherry Red
Built for two to explore
Delta Kayaks - Traverse 17.5 T
Item: DEL133-97868E
Price: $2,750.00
Availability: More Information


The all-new Delta Traverse 17.5T is a highly versatile and lightweight tandem ideally suited to paddlers of every skill level. It is exceptionally well rounded in its capabilities and will handle a wide range of conditions for short or longer range exploration. It has lots of capacity for all your gear with 3 sealed compartments, including a convenient centre day-pod. Outfitted for safety, comfort and performance, this sleek new tandem features Delta’s Contour 2 seat system, Press Lock Hatches, self-retracting comfort handles, extensive deck rigging, adjustable foot braces for and aft, and Delta’s no hassle rudder system.


Delta kayaks are built from thermoformed, high impact, light weight plastics. Their boats offer superior weather and UV resistance while maintaining excellent abrasion resisitance and a high-gloss finish.

1. Dual Density Grab Handles
Ergonomic & easy on the hands

2. Front Storage Hatch
Large, accessible storage hatches make loading and unloading gear a breeze.

3. Deck Bungee Lines
Bungee cords are thoughtfully placed for accessibility and keep your hatch covers that much more secured.

4. Multi-Position Seat System
Provides excellent back support with quick adjustment and optimal comfort in a user-friendly design

5. Curved Rigid Bulkheads (in cockpit, behind seats)
Curved to add strength and torsional rigidity. Seals bow, middle and stern storage compartments.

6. Middle Storage Hatch
Ergonomically shaped middle hatch maximizes the storage capacity of the 20T

7. Multi-Position Seat System
Provides excellent back support with quick adjustment and optimal comfort in a user-friendly design

8. Rear Hatch
Large, accessible hatches make loading and unloading your gear easy

9. Dual Density Grab Handles

10. Delta Rudder System
Proprietary, lightweight aluminium rudder helps keep you on-course in all conditions. *Actioned by the rear paddler.

11. Rudder Uphaul/Downhaul
Delta’s easy to use rudder deployment system allows for a one hand deployment or retrieval of the rudder blade. All cables and lines are tubed and neatly secured under the deck and out of the way


The Traverse 17.5T is designed with adventure in mind. With its three sealed storage compartments, no need to resort to freeze-dried food packs and energy bars for meals. Hatches are large and hatch openings are wide enough to save you from cramming your gear. Its key feature is our elevated middle hatch with aft bulkhead, designed to maximize the storage capacity between the legs of the rear paddler without impeding comfort even for those with larger feet. Enjoy a weekend or multi-day adventure without compromising the gear and goods

More Info

  • Length: 17' 6" ft
  • Width: 27.25 in
  • Depth: 13.5 in
  • Weight: 70 lbs 
  • Cockpit Openings: 17 in x 32 in
  • Day Hatch: 3.2 gal
  • Bow Dry Storage: 15 gal
  • Stern Dry Storage: 32 gal
  • Cockpit Volume: Bow- 45 gal Stern- 52 gal
  • Maximum Capacity: 560 lbs
  • Rudder