If you are someone that goes from paddling into waves to enjoying the occasional flat water sesh, the "Flippa" is a do anything, go anywhere blade. An entire paddle quiver in one, the "Flippa" is perfect for the all around paddler. At approximately 109 square inches of blade surface area, this paddle will work well except for smaller paddlers (those under approximately 5'8" or 150 lbs.)
All Big Tree paddles are hand made from beginning to end in Santa Cruz, California, using the highest quality materials. Every effort is made to produce paddles that are not only aesthetically pleasing, but also durable, comfortable and capable of performing at top levels. Big Tree uses poplar, walnut, birch, cedar in our blades and redwood that grew overlooking the Monterey Bay. All Big Tree paddle blades are reinforced with 4 oz fiberglass to ensure maximum strength and are geared toward the different disciplines of SUP. Big Tree's custom grips are designed for superior comfort to eliminate the affects of hand fatigue, and paddle shafts are crafted to allow for an optimal level of flex aimed at keeping shoulder and other joints healthy and strong; all equal more time on the water. Each piece is literally one of a kind, giving you the opportunity to set yourself apart from the rest.
Hand made. Santa Cruz made. Well made. Big Tree Paddles.