Yes lights on a kayak, there two types of lights that can be used to make sure you are seen in low light conditions. Standard battery operated ones usually with aa or c cell batteries and also the 12v running light systems you would normally see on power boats. If venturing out before dusk or after the sun goes down have one of these types on your kayak. In many states the law states you must have an all around light for your own safety. Check out our headlamp as well it has a rear light on it as well for signal to people that stern of you.