You should never wait too long to introduce children to the water. This can be easily done with the Carolina 12.0. It is a sleek and seaworthy for young water lovers up to 120 pounds. It's a junior touring boat designed specifically for kids. An integrated seat and foam flotation pillars help keep the kayak lightweight so it is easy for small paddlers to handle. The Greenland style hull guarantees sure tracking and loads of family fun.