Thule Hydro Glide Rooftop Kayak Saddle - 1/2 System


Designed for slick and easy mounting to your existing roof rack, the Thule Hydro Glide provides a safe and secure way to transport your kayak. The low-friction, felt lined saddle ensures super smooth loading and unloading, while the larger surface area provides a perfect combination of hull conformance and lateral stability. For use with the Thule Set-to-Go Saddle.


  • Smooth loading is achieved with felt lined saddle
  • Saddle has a large surface area with 6 times more coverage than roller style racks
    • Allows for maximum conformity to the hull of the kayak
    • Provides the ultimate in kayak support
  • Mounting brackets clamp easily to existing load bars or roof racks
  • For use with the Set-To-Go Saddle (TH878XT - sold separately) for a complete mounting system
  • 1 Ratcheting tie-down, strap and buckle protector included
    • Additional tie down is required for safe boat transport


  • Quantity: 2 saddles
  • 24" Bar spread required for proper mounting
  • Fits Thule square, Rapid Aero and AeroBlade load bars; Yakima bars; and most factory installed luggage racks
    • For Thule Xsporter load bars, the Xadapt3 (THXADAPT3 - sold separately) is required for installation
Please allow 2-5 business days for this item to ship.