The Dakota board has been an icon in the industry for over three years. It is a versatile board that exudes performance yet is still affordable. Its multi-laminate fully rockered hull design allows it to skate across the surface effortlessly. It even excels in medium whitewater and chest high oceans waves. Designed to last for years and years the Dakota, like the rest of Dave's line boasts the only lifetime warranty in the industry. It is available in two hot colors and of course is wrapped with functional D rings for securing gear and attaching a kayak seat. Yes, the Dakota is ready to go any direction you desire and will take your paddling ability to the next level.