Lightweight Hobie Mirage Drive Kayak
The Hobie Mirage Compass takes the best features from the Revolution and Pro-Angler models and blends it in to a great value, high performance package.
The all-new Mirage Compass from Hobie brings a new 12ft hull design combines the bow from a Revolution and the under-hull and back end of a Pro Angler! This has created an outstanding kayak for fishing and all-round touring. The Mirage Compass offers great forwards speed along with excellent stability and manoeuvrability making the Compass ideal for both inland waters and coastal waters.
The Mirage Compass is an ideal fishing kayak and comes complete with 2 moulded-in fishing rod holders. H-Track sections can be found either side of the foot well allowing for easy accessory mounting without the need to drill the kayak. The H-Track is compatible with all the mounts offered from Railblaza, Ram Mounts, Yak Attack and Scotty, allowing you to easily fit your fish finder, rod holders, camera mounts and more. The large rear tank well will easily house a storage crate such as the H-Crate for storage of your fishing gear, or even the Hobie Livewell, and comes with bungee tie-downs. Further gear can be stored beneath the mesh cover on the bow of the Compass. An 8 inch Twist and Stow hatch is fitted in front of the seat so that you can keep fishing tackle or bait within easy reach. A flat deck in front of the seat allows for standing in flat calm waters, for sight fishing and casting.
Powered by the efficient Mirage Drive with Glide Technology for a smooth pedalling experience. Fingertip steering using a control handle beside the seat operates the rudder beneath the stern for excellent manoeuvrability. Fish whilst on the move, take photos or film whilst on the move and much more with the Mirage Compass. The seat features quick-drying mesh and is adjustable allowing for a comfortable pedalling position to be achieved. The seat is optimally positioned in height for fishing whilst allowing for space beneath the seat for tackle storage.
The Mirage Compass also comes fitted as standard with the Lowrance-Ready system. The Lowrance-Ready system makes fish finder installation easy using a large transducer scupper under the kayak and a system of deck seals for waterproof cable routing. The deck seals are supplied separately allowing for installation where suits you best.
The Compass is one of the lightest kayaks in the Mirage Kayak range, coming in at a respectable 31kg fitted hull weight, and 39kg when loaded with the Mirage Drive, Seat and Paddle.
The Mirage Compass is truly a superb all-round fishing kayak from Hobie at a great price!
- Carry handles
- H-Tracks to fit accessories
- Drinks holder
- Easy steering system
- Mesh seat with adjustable height
- Two-piece paddle
- Two rod holders
- Rear storage well with bungee straps
- Lowrance Ready
Length: 12’ / 3.66 m
Width: 34” / 0.86 m
Manufacturers Weight Capacity: 400 lbs / 181Optimum weight capacity may differ - please contact us if you are unsure about the suitability of the Hobie Compass for your weight
Fitted Hull Weight: 68 lbs / 31 kg
Fully Rigged Weight: 87 lbs / 39 kg
Hobie Trax Trolley
Features 24 cm (blow-molded polyurethane) pneumatic tires. These tires have a high capacity and are very durable! This is the best all around cart for soft sand and uneven terrain. The tires are wide and can be deflated for better performance over softer sand and soil.
Hobie Sail Kit
Add sail power to Hobie Mirage Kayaks! (Fits all current models of Hobie Mirage Kayaks). Sail with ease maintaining excellent speed with or without pedaling while sailing. Easily pedal out to sail or pedal home when the wind is too light.
Hobie Drift Chute
Large cone shaped "para" chute deployed in the water slows your drift in windy conditions when anchoring is not possible or desired. Design keeps chute just under the surface and fully inflated. Anchor line not included. (Connect to the Hobie Anchor Trolley System for best results).
A versatile and super strong storage crate for your fishing kayak, with 4 integrated rod holders and H-Rails for accessory attachment. Includes tie-down straps for a secure fit to most fishing kayaks.
Hobie ST Turbo Fin Kit
Want to go faster? The ST (Square Tip) Turbo fins are a fin with greater surface area to provide greater resistance through the water giving more thrust! Users report as much as a 10% or more increase in speed through the water. This is one of the most popular upgrades on a Mirage Drive kayaks. This kit is for the new Mirage Drive GT system that's comes with the Hobie Compass.
Please call us on 02380 861341 if you have any questions about the Hobie Compass