Gear up Part 2: Wind Screen
The most valuable comfort-increasing accessory keeps you warm and dry without blocking your vision. A must-have.
PWSee Shield, $259; www.pwctours.com.
Cargo Rack. From gas cans to coolers, luggage to paddles, sometimes it's best not to pack too light. AdventuRack, $389; www.pwctours.com.
Collapsible Paddle. No gas? A clogged intake? This will get you to shore. Select one with a bright orange blade that can be used as a signaling device. Jet Logic Telescoping Paddle, $22; www.jetlogic.com.
Electronics Mounts. Easily mount everything from a GPS to a video recorder aboard your waterbike. RAM Mount, $35 to $50; www.ram-mount.com.
Tiedown Straps. Keep all that gear where it belongs. Dakine Tie Down Strap, $20; www.dakine.com.
Wet/Dry Bag. Keep all that soggy gear away from your dry clothes. Wet compartments are sealed and won't leak into surrounding dry compartments. Dakine Wet Dry Duffle, $60; www.dakine.com.