Sit Back, Relax, And Watch 20 Minutes Of Canoe Building

The trunk of an entire tree is the base for a dugout canoe. From simple this raw material, a beautiful, functional canoe is born.

A “dugout” is not an average canoe. The process of making one is time-consuming and tedious. This video by Northmen Guild shows master woodworker Richards Vidzickis’s entire process, from raw tree trunk to functional, floating canoe.