Comfortable, rugged, yet lightweight block pads. Clamps onto your yoke, no drilling required. Fasteners attach easily around your yoke with wing-nuts.
Field approved by Northstar’s General Manager, Bear. Bear carried a B 17 in IXP with wood trim over portages totaling over 16 miles, including Minnesota’s 8.5 mile Grand Portage, using our Clamp-on Block Pads in the summer of 2020.
Sometimes, comfort is well worth it. Without these yoke pads, portaging a canoe can leave you with a real sore arm AND brokenhearted. Clamp a pair of these yoke pads on, and you'll be able to portage for days, weeks, months...who knows!
The pads have a plywood bottom and a foam pad encased in durable, weather-resistant Cordura.
Fits yokes with a width of 3.75"
Material: Forest-Green Cordura
The dimensions of the pad (without factoring in the bolts) are:
At Rutabaga Paddlesports we have been selling kayaks and canoes online for over a decade. We are also a top SUP dealer. Rutabaga Paddlesports supplies paddlers with clothing and accessories that fit their budget, style, and meet their demands. We strive to offer a broad range of American made and sustainable paddle gear to our customers.