If you’ve missed our coverage of previous Oru releases, the gist is this: They’re foldable kayaks that can carry you across the water yet compress to fit in the trunk of a car or a closet. Don’t let the namesake fool you, though! Rather than thin sheets of paper, Oru’s kayaks are made of sturdy polymer that is nevertheless lightweight. The Haven weighs 40 pounds, but can support up to 500 pounds, and can seat two adults.
The sleek, lightweight design of the Haven makes it easy to handle, and if you want to tear up the water by yourself, you can adjust the interior to make a single-rider, high-performance kayak. If you like to take things easy, though, the Haven sports a rail mount system on which you can fasten various accessories like cupholders or fishing rods.