Originally Posted by jessem218
I am just starting out in whitewater, in the middle fork of Snoqualmie. Bought the RPM, but would like to get another boat so I can bring my wife out. Figure if I am going to buy another boat I might as well get one that is well respected...hence the Mamba.
Danger think about this first.
A: its nice to have a reason to get away from the wife every now and then.
B: if she loves kayaking, she will want to buy and pick her own boat.
C: don't forget get A
D: if you buy a boat for your wife then she really isn't into kayaking or B applies.
E: if your wife is not actively looking at kayaks to buy and you want to get her on the river buy a IK.
F: reread and understand C.
G: I can't tell how important F is.