Helmets with face protection

Hi guys,

I am after a lightweight helmet with face protection and was wondering if anyone has any suggestions?

I figure as the packraft eskimo roll lends itself to a face full of rocks it is worthwhile to protect the ol money maker. Do others feel the same way?

Thanks a bunch,

A faceguard used in canoe polo would do it. search “canoe polo helmet faceguard”. should be easily available through a kayak shop.

Hi Mudskipper,

Thanks a bunch for your reply, the start of that search directed me to a bunch of great helmets.

What I found so far was :


As alot of these are heavy and or super expensive, I was actually thinking about getting something like this and adding making my own face gaurd out of Carbon fiber pipes:


Not sure how these 3 quarter helmets would go in white water though?