High-quality durable Stand Up Paddle Boards (SUPs) are popular as happy paddlers go out on the water of rivers, lakes, rivers, streams, and oceans to enjoy the healthy lifestyle of the fastest-growing water sport in the world. The boards are great for all skill levels and conditions and are meant for both fresh and salt water. What size and type of paddle board do you need? That is based upon your weight, experience, lifestyle, what you plan to use it for, and your budget. The longer, wider, and thicker the board, the more volume it will have and the more stable it will be on the water. The Best Inflatable Paddle Boards quickly inflate and then deflate for transporting and easy storage.
8. PEAK Expedition Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Board
This board has a 35 percent lighter construction than comparable models and weighs just 19.5 pounds when inflated with the included GRI Dual Action High Pressure 15 PSI Pump with Gauge. It rolls up into the size of a sleeping bag and fits just about anywhere whether being transported or stored. Among its many features are that it supports up to 275 pounds, is made of extra rigid lightweight military grade dual layer PVC, has an adjustable nylon paddle as well as a travel backpack, a 10-foot coil ankle leash, and even a waterproof phone carrying case.
7. FunWater Inflatable, a Sparkle SUP
This dual-layer PVC SUP is ultra-light at 17.6 pounds and is 10’6″ long and 33″ wide when inflated. Its maximum capacity is 330 pounds and includes three removable fins, an additional PVC layer of board rails that strengthen the board’s durability, an adjustable aluminum paddle, a high-pressure pump, a leash, a travel backpack, a waterproof bag, and a repair kit.
6. Bestway Inflatable Hydro-Force Wave Edge SUP
This 122″ x 27″ x 4″ board has two side fins and one removable middle fin that provide directional stability. The drop stitch material gives strength and durability. It also has an anti-slip traction pad, an aluminum oar, an inflation pump, a pressure gauge, and a travel bag.
5. SereneLife Premium Inflatable SUP
This aqua board is six inches thick and comes with an aluminum paddle, a manual air pump, surf control, a coiled ankle cuff safety leash, a bottom fin for paddling along with two other bottom fins, a storage bag, and other accessories. It is extra wide at 10.5 feet long and 30 inches wide to give better balance. Perfect for beginners, it has a no-slip soft top to cushion any falls.
4. HydroForce White Cap Inflatable SUP and Kayak
Measuring 120″ x 32″ x 4″, this board is lightweight, sleek, fast, and extremely strong and rigid. The weight limit is 209 pounds. The drop-stitch construction is three-ply polyester mesh-core in two layers of laminated PVC. The kit includes an aluminum oar, pump, gauge, travel bag, and a kayak seat with a back rest.
3. HydroForce White Cap Inflatable SUP
Also measuring 120″ x 32″ x 4″, this is another SUP that can be used as a Kayak. It has the same features as Number 2 above with the same weight limit of 209 pounds.
2. Atoll 11-Foot Inflatable SUP
Six inches thick and 32 inches wide, this green ISUP has an ultra-light rigid construction that is 40 percent lighter than comparable models, military grade PVC, an adjustable lightweight three-piece paddle with a nylon blade, a detachable fin, a high-pressure hand pump, an extra-tough Polyflex paddle leash, front and back bungee tie downs, a heavy-duty backpack nylon carry bag, and accessories. The board is fully wrapped with a second layer of PVC on the top and bottom and 15 deck D-rings to tie down anything including kayak seats. Supports riders up to 300 pounds and has been water tested at 350 pounds.
1. SereneLife Inflatable SUP
Rated as Amazon’s best seller in the category of “inflatable paddle board,” this olive green six-inch thick SUP has a wide stance at 10 feet long and provides 30 inches of a non-slip soft-top deck for stability and balance while standing. The triple bottom panel fins give superior maneuverability, overall speed, and steering.