Astral was founded in 2002 on the banks of the Rocky Broad River near Asheville, NC. We are a focused group of paddlers , designers, engineers, and regular good people. We spend most of our time creating cool stuff and trying our best to please our customers. Astral is a small open business where our success is judged by our customers and our own personal satisfaction, doing the best possible work for the most good.
Check out the PFD’s we stock from Astral below:
The Greenjacket represents the most innovative and comfortable rescue vest to date. Featuring a freestyle tectonic front panel, added back protection, an internal back band, and generous pocket space; this jacket is the top choice for river guides and expedition paddlers alike.
A full-featured life vest designed for sea kayak pros, and ideal for a wide audience of paddlers. The Sea Wolf combines an incredible fit, lightweight construction, and ample organized storage space.
The world’s first breathable PFD; the V-Eight combines our AIRESCAPE® Technology (patent pending) with an ergonomic design, quick drying and durable Ripstop® shell, and ample pocket space for your next outing.