2018 Hobie Mirage Compass Experience why the Hobie MirageDrive is a breakthrough design that maximizes fun and performance. Set your course with the new Mirage Compass, the newest addition to Hobie’s fleet of award-winning pedal kayaks. Simplicity defined, its time-tested MirageDrive pedal system with Glide Technology moves you easily through the water. Outfitted with a breathable mesh seat, the Compass offers maximum stability and an oversized cockpit and flat deck for standing. A sharp turning radius makes this fishing kayak nimble in tight quarters, yet able to speed over open water in stealthy fashion. Kayak fishing features include molded-in rod holders, H-Track accessory mounts and a transducer cavity ready for you to install a Lowrance® fishfinder. Features may include: Carrying Handles Conveniently located midship, bow and stern. Excellent Hull Performance The durable polyethylene hull hits the sweet spot between tracking and maneuverability. The oversize cockpit includes plenty of flat deck area for standing. MirageDrive Powered The Glide Technology Drive features legendary bioengineered performance. For reverse gear, see our other kayak lines with the MirageDrive 180. Accessory Ready H-Track accessory mounts provide no-drill customization for the utmost in rigging flexibility. Drink Holder Keep your drink close at hand. Two-Piece Paddle Negotiate surf-strewn beaches and rocky inlets with the included Two-Piece Paddle with Fiberglass Shaft. Optimal Seating Design The breathable mesh fabric is adjustable for comfort. Mounted at an ideal height for fishing, there's room for tackle storage underneath. Easily removable for use on shore. Easy Steering System When you want to paddle or need to transport your Compass on shore, the spring-loaded rudder folds flush. Automatically kicks up if you hit something. Easy grip rudder handle provides fingertip steering. Two Rod Holders The Compass comes ready to fish from the factory. Storage Abounds Bring your favorite gear along, including an H-Crate or Livewell. There's plenty of room in the mesh-covered bow storage area, stern storage area with Bungee tie-downs, and the 8-inch round Twist and Seal cockpit hatch.