With a large cockpit and great stability, the Sandpiper makes getting in or out of the kayak a breeze, even from a dock or boat deck. At 12 feet long, the Sandpiper comes with a comfortable fixed seat that suits paddlers of many sizes. Knee pads cushion the coaming with the 8″ bow hatch and 10″ stern hatch, along with ample deck space,¬†providing plenty of room for gear storage.