The Yakima HullRaiser with Tie Downs kayak racks are a great alternative to saddles. It uses a specially engineered J-cradle design that accepts any kayak and supports it from the stiff, side area. Frees up space for attaching other gear carriers.
Yakima Hullraiser accepts virtually all hull shapes.
Cradles and protects your kayak with soft pads
With the kayak propped up on its side, it leaves more space on your crossbars for other gear
Includes heavy-duty straps with padded buckles for secure transport
Attaches directly to Thule and Yakima cross bars. Also compatible with most factory racks with use of SnapArounds or MightyMounts, sold separately
Includes Bow/Stern Tiedown straps to complete boat safety
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Frequently Asked Questions
Below you will find a list of the most frequently asked questions for this product. If you need more assistance you can email a rack-install technician, or call us at: 1-888-399-7225
Absolutely. It's the law for a reason, it's the only safe way to carry your boats. Many of our canoe and kayak racks come with tie downs, if not you can buy them separately.