“The Laker” Tandem Canoe

Specifications:
Length: 15′ – 17′
Max Width: 36″
Waterline Width: 33″
Depth: @ Centre 14″
Bow Height: 20″
Stern Height: 20″
Weight: 35 – 40 lbs
Rocker: Nil – 1 inch

Design notes: A fast symmetrical tandem built to your specifications. This boat can make big days is the backcountry effortless. One trip portages, a big payload, and a confidence-inspiring shape capable of bigger water paddling are hallmarks of this design. However, the ultra light weight makes this as awesome cottage boat particularly for those who struggle to lift heavy boats. The Laker has been by far our most popular tandem boat with the majority of the clients opting for the 17’ version and with good reason, we use one too!

Construction notes: This boat is available in local cherry or ash paired with sustainably sourced western red cedar.

“The Siscowet” Tandem Canoe

Specifications:
Length: 17’ – 18’
Max Width: 36″
Waterline Width: 33″
Depth: @ Centre 14.5″
Bow Height: 20″
Stern Height: 20″
Weight: 40 – 45 lbs
Rocker: 1’ bow only

Design notes: “The Siscowet” is named after the subspecies of lake trout found exclusively in the deep water of Lake Superior. Like it namesake this model is based on the highly successful Laker tripping canoe platform but has a more robust construction and a slight rounder shape. Capable of handing big water with confidence, the Siscowet is a serious fast tripping boat and is available in 17’ and 18’ lengths. Contact us for details on this very special boat.

Construction notes: This boat is available in local cherry or ash paired with sustainably sourced western red cedar and douglas fir.

“The Huchen” Tandem Canoe

Specifications:
Length: 18’ 6’
Max Width: 36″
Waterline Width: 33″
Depth: @ Centre 15″
Bow Height: 21″
Stern Height: 19″
Weight: 50 lbs
Rocker: 1’ bow only

Design notes: “The Huchen” is named after the world’s largest trout (also known as the Danube salmon) and like it’s namesake its a big tough fast boat. Taking its shape and construction from the Siscowet but in an asymmetrical configuration, this is a big fast tripper with enough payload for a third adult or a pair of kids. Available in a 3 seat configuration. Capable of handing big water with confidence, the Huchen is a serious fast tripping boat that loves a load. Rare and beautiful like its namesake.

Construction notes: This boat is available in local cherry or ash paired with sustainably sourced western red cedar and douglas fir.