This NC17 Quest has a red and copper metallic fade finish that tapers from bow to stern. The bow is solid red metallic and the stern is solid copper metallic over a black background. The seat, coaming, and reflective decals are black. This Quest has the 8-inch round SeaLect forward hatch and the 20×12 inch oval Pactrade rear hatch.
At seventeen feet, two inches long, and twenty-three inches wide the NC17 is our most popular model. A very capable kayak, the NC17 is a proven long-distance touring kayak. It tracks well but can be turned in just a few strokes when edged, is very responsive, and has a playful feel to it. The NC17 has a load capacity of three hundred fifty pounds.