10 Best Thule Kayak Racks
for January 2022

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Thule Hull-a-Port XT Rooftop Kayak Carrier Black, One Size

Thule Hull-a-Port XT Rooftop Kayak Carrier Black

One Size

by Thule, Inc.
What We like

Universal mounting design fits all types of load bars up to 80 mm wide

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Product Features

  • Integrated StrapCatch helps to easily manage straps while loading kayak
  • Supports one kayak up to 75 lbs or two kayaks up to 130 lbs total
  • Dual position design transforms from a J-cradle to a two boat stacker
  • Includes load straps, buckle bumpers and stern tie downs for one boat
  • Dimensions: 20 x 9 x 20 inches; Product weight: 12.5 lbs

Versatile rooftop rack that holds 1-2 kayaks Dimensions: 20 x 9 x 20 inches; product weight: 12.5 lbs Integrated strapcatch helps to easily manage straps while loading kayak Supports one kayak up to 75 lbs or two kayaks up to 130 lbs total Includes load straps, buckle bumpers and stern tie downs for one boat Dual position design transforms from a j-cradle to a two boat stacker Locks to load bars with thule's one key system (sold separately) Fully assembled out of the box Easily folds flat when not in use

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Thule Hull-a-Port Rooftop Kayak Carrier

Thule Hull-a-Port Rooftop Kayak Carrier

by Thule
What We like

Angled shape provides stable, space-saving design

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Product Features

  • Wide mouth J-profile offers simple loading and unloading
  • Fits Thule rack systems, round bars and most factory racks
  • Thick all-weather pads for maximum kayak protection
  • Built to last with rust-resistant coating and hardware
  • Thule Buckle Bumper protects the kayak and car from scratches

High-performance, easy to use rooftop rack for one kayak Thick all-weather pads for maximum kayak protection Fits Thule rack systems, round bars and most factory racks Dimensions: 20.3 x 7.7 x 15.1 inches Durable straps keep kayak firmly secured in transit Product weight: 8.7 lbs Thule buckle bumper protects the kayak and car from scratches Wide mouth j-profile offers simple loading and unloading Built to last with rust-resistant coating and hardware

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Thule DockGrip Kayak Carrier

Thule DockGrip Kayak Carrier

by Thule, Inc.
What We like

Easily secure the kayak or SUP using the center load straps with car-protective buckle bumpers and quick draw bow and Stern tie-downs

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Product Features

  • Accommodates kayaks and SUP's up to 36 inches wide and 85 lbs
  • Fits a variety of Thule rack systems, round bars and most factory racks due to t-track and flip fit brackets
  • Can carry a variety of hull shapes as well as SUP's with two independent pivoting saddles with angle-setting lever
  • Protects the hull with large, flexible, cushioned pads
  • Sport type: Sporting Goods

Sport type: sporting goods Can carry a variety of hull shapes as well as sup's with two independent pivoting saddles with angle-setting lever Protects the hull with large, flexible, cushioned pads Fits a variety of thule rack systems, round bars and most factory racks due to t-track and flip fit brackets Accommodates kayaks and sup's up to 36 inches wide and 85 lbs

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Thule DockGlide Kayak Carrier , Black

Thule DockGlide Kayak Carrier

Black

by Thule, Inc.
What We like

Easily load and unload the kayak with the pivoting felt-lined rear saddles that help Glide and center a kayak onto the vehicle

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Product Features

  • Accommodates kayaks up to 36 inches wide and 75 lbs
  • Sport type: Kayaking
  • Quickly secure the kayak using the center load straps with car-protective buckle bumpers and QuickDraw bow and stern tie-downs
  • Two independent pivoting saddles with angle-setting lever conforms to limitless range of hull shapes
  • Fits a variety of Thule rack systems, round bars and most factory racks due to T-Track and FlipFit brackets

Accommodates kayaks up to 36 inches wide and 75 lbs Two independent pivoting saddles with angle-setting lever conforms to limitless range of hull shapes Quickly secure the kayak using the center load straps with car-protective buckle bumpers and quickdraw bow and stern tie-downs Protects the hull with large, flexible, cushioned pads Fits a variety of thule rack systems, round bars and most factory racks due to t-track and flipfit brackets Sport type: kayaking

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Thule 881 Top Deck Rooftop Kayak Carrier, Black

Thule 881 Top Deck Rooftop Kayak Carrier

Black

by Thule
What We like

Custom designed saddle conforms to multiple hull shapes

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Product Features

  • Fits Thule standard, Rapid Aero, Xsporter bars, Yakima and most factory installed racks
  • Complete carrier for one boat includes four saddles, mounting hardware, heavy duty straps and ratcheting tie down lines.
  • Carries 1 kayak and requires 1 person to load and unload
  • Accommodates kayaks up to 36 wide and 75 lbs
  • Requires Thule rack systems crossbars, round bars or factory racks .

Complete carrier for one boat includes four saddles, mounting hardware, heavy duty straps and ratcheting tie down lines. Accommodates kayaks up to 36 wide and 75 lbs Requires Thule rack systems crossbars, round bars or factory racks . Fits Thule standard, rapid aero, xsporter bars, yakima and most factory installed racks Carries 1 kayak and requires 1 person to load and unload

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Thule 854 Water Slide Kayak Carrier Accessory Mat Black, One Size

Thule 854 Water Slide Kayak Carrier Accessory Mat Black

One Size

by Thule
What We like

Universal straps wrap around any and all styles of roof rack bars

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Product Features

  • Non-skid underside and two bar straps hold mat in place while loading and unloading
  • Covers vehicle below rear kayak saddles to protect your paint jobs when loading a canoe or kayak onto a roof rack

Non-skid underside and two bar straps hold mat in place while loading and unloading Covers vehicle below rear kayak saddles to protect your paint jobs when loading a canoe or kayak onto a roof rack

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Thule HullaPort Pro Rooftop Kayak Carrier

Thule HullaPort Pro Rooftop Kayak Carrier

by Thule
What We like

J-profileeasy loading

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Product Features

  • J-style kayak carrier creates more room on the load bar
  • Product Weight: 12.6 pounds
  • Includes two ratcheting bow and stern tie downs and two straps with buckle protectors
  • Dimensions: 20 x 10.5 x 5.5 inches
  • PFD lever (pull, fold, done)rapid folding and improved overhead clearance

J-style kayak carrier creates more room on the load bar Weight capacity: 75 pounds Quick on and off hardware Includes two ratcheting bow and stern tie downs and two straps with buckle protectors Fits Thule rack systems, round bars and most factory racks Dimensions: 20 x 10.5 x 5.5 inches Accommodates kayaks up to 34 inches wide and 75 pounds Product weight: 12.6 pounds Pfd lever (pull, fold, done)rapid folding and improved overhead clearance

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Thule Portage Canoe Rack Black/Black One Size

Thule Portage Canoe Rack Black/Black One Size

by THULE
What We like

Durable gunwales with ramped sides allow for easy loading (requires 2 people for loading/unloading). Weather-resistant, cushioned base pads protect your canoe and keep it secure. Includes center straps with buckle bumpers and bow/stern tie-downs.

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Product Features

  • Fits all Thule rack systems, round bars, and most factory racks with single reversible mounting bracket (no loose parts). Carries 1 canoe. .

Fits all THULE rack systems, round bars, and most factory racks with single reversible mounting bracket (no loose parts). carries 1 canoe. .

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Thule Portage Canoe Carrier

Thule Portage Canoe Carrier

by Thule
What We like

Gunwales with ramped sides for easy loading

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Product Features

  • FlipFit bracket fits all Thule Rack Systems, round bars and most factory racks with single reversible mounting bracket. Fits flush to Thule AeroBlade with Xadapt12 T-track hardware kit (sold separately)
  • Includes all center straps with buckle bumpers and bow/stern tie-downs to transport one canoe
  • Soft, weather resistant base padding protects canoe during transit. Length of straps: 2x15 Feet
  • Durable gunwales with cushioned base pads secure canoe for transport

Soft, weather resistant base padding protects canoe during transit. length of straps: 2x15 feet Includes all center straps with buckle bumpers and bow/stern tie-downs to transport one canoe Durable gunwales with cushioned base pads secure canoe for transport Flipfit bracket fits all Thule rack systems, round bars and most factory racks with single reversible mounting bracket. fits flush to Thule aeroblade with xadapt12 t-track hardware kit (sold separately)

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Thule 300R Rapid Gutter Low Foot Pack, One Color, One Size

Thule 300R Rapid Gutter Low Foot Pack

One Color, One Size

by Thule
What We like

Secures to roof with Thule One Key locks (sold separately)

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Product Features

  • Gutter Foot Pack that is compatible with Thule WingBar Evo,Thule AeroBlade, Thule SquareBar and Thule ProBar
  • Additional sport carriers and rack accessories can be mounted to integrated front and rear upper t-track channels
  • Sold 4 feet per pack
  • Available in 5" clearance

Gutter foot pack that is compatible with Thule wingbar evo,Thule aeroblade, Thule squarebar and Thule probar Sold 4 feet per pack Additional sport carriers and rack accessories can be mounted to integrated front and rear upper t-track channels Available in 5" clearance

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