Coolest surfboards and beach gadgets to make the most of summer

Reading a book while you lounge on the sand next to crashing waves is a fine way to spend your summer vacation. But, if your idea of a beach getaway involves something more adventurous, you'll want to invest in a cool gadget or two. And we have some good ones for you. Check out these sweet surfboards and beach gear that will help you make the most of your time on the water this summer.

Coolest surfboards and beach gadgets to make the most of summer
Fliteboard eFoil Flying Water Board in Use

When it comes to beach gadgets and accessories, we always dream big. Flying water boards and a yacht that James Bond would ride make us feel happy. Quite surprisingly, these gadgets and accessories are for real! So why stick to boring beach stuff when you can enjoy the unconventional?

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This roundup highlights some of the coolest surfboards and beach gadgets you can grab for extra attention. And did we mention that there’s an inflatable raft tent in there, too? Go check it out for yourself and pick the best beach gadget that suits your needs.


Yujet Surfer Jet-Powered Surfboard 

The engine on the Yujet Surfer Jet-Powered Surfboard will let you travel up to 16 miles on a single charge. In fact, this beach gadget can also take you up to an exhilarating 25 mph over the water. Moreover, its electric engine requires almost no maintenance. So you can enjoy your time in the water, worry-free.

Lampuga Air Inflatable Electric Surfboard

Have fun in the water, no matter your level of experience, with the Lampuga Air Inflatable Electric Surfboard. Even beginners can enjoy their time on this inflatable jet board. The electric battery delivers 10kW of power to the board and can last for about 45 minutes of riding. What’s more, this beach gadget is easy to take with you since it’s compact when deflated.

Fliteboard eFoil Flying Water Board

The Fliteboard eFoil Flying Water Board can move you up to 28 miles per hour (or 45 kilometers per hour). This beach gadget lets you fly above the water instead of on it, and you’ll be able to carve into the sea just like you can with a surfboard. Best of all, the Fliteboard can run for 90 minutes on a full charge.

Awake RÄVIK Electric Carbon Fiber Surfboard

Have more fun than ever in the water with the Awake RÄVIK Electric Carbon Fiber Surfboard. With its carbon-fiber body, this surfboard can reach top speeds of 56 kph, giving you the adrenaline rush you crave. This surfboard is also durable and can withstand harsh impacts. The lithium-ion cells give you 40 minutes of mixed riding.

Accessories to Carry Your Gear

MIGRA Surfboard Bag for Adventurers

With the MIGRA Surfboard Bag for Adventurers, you’ll want to travel and explore more with your board at your side. This beach gadget will give your surfboard extra protection along with features that make it more convenient to transport. You’ll love the external carry system that easily holds a wetsuit and other kinds of gear. And the twelve multitasking rings on the edges of the bag allow for balanced carrying or tying down the bag when needed.

LOCKRACK Lockable Watercraft Roof Rack

Protect your surfing gear and your car with the LOCKRACK Lockable Watercraft Roof Rack. This roof rack features durable padding and comes in a variety of sizes to hold a surfboard, kayak, canoe, and more. What’s more, the LOCKRACK is super secure. You can lock the rubberized bars, keeping your water sport equipment safe wherever you are.

Other Beach Gadgets

Geneinno S2 Portable Sea Scooter

Explore even deeper underwater with the Geneinno S2 Portable Sea Scooter. Lightweight and portable, this smart sea scooter also has smart app monitoring and GoPro compatibility. But if you don’t have a GoPro, you can attach a light instead. The device boasts 350W brushless motors and lets you cruise up to 2.7 miles per hour.

SmithFly Shoal Inflatable Raft Tent

The SmithFly Shoal Inflatable Raft Tent is a raft that will let you sleep on the water. This unique tent has no poles and is completely inflatable, which makes it easy to set up. Plus, this beach gadget is heavy duty, the tent fabric is waterproof, and the #8 zippers can withstand the elements.

Red Shark Bikes Enjoy Inflatable Stand-up Paddleboard

The Red Shark Bikes Enjoy Inflatable Stand-up Paddleboard is an item we’ve mentioned recently, but it’s an absolute must on this list. This innovative beach gadget comes with pedals for movement and doesn’t require rowing. With room for two people plus yourself, the built-in bicycling system is a great way to enjoy the beach with your family.

NEMO Portable Dive System by BLU3

Discover more of the ocean with the NEMO Portable Dive System by BLU3. With this device, you can dive beyond the surface and stay underwater longer. Its compact and lightweight design makes NEMO a dive system that can support ten feet of diving. What’s more, this gadget preserves battery life by tracking your breathing patterns.

Oru Kayak Beach LT Portable Folding Kayak

Now you can Kayak even if you don’t have a place to store a boat with the Oru Kayak Beach LT Portable Folding Kayak. Inspired by origami designs, this collapsible boat takes just three minutes to fold from its small box. Its material is double-layered polypropylene, and it weighs only 26 pounds. Best of all, its small, foldable design means you can pack it in your trunk, hike with it, and more.

So, did any of these cool surfboards and beach gadgets strike your fancy? Myself, I quite like the folding kayak since it’s super portable. Let us know which of these items you’re adding to your wishlist in the comments.

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