Water:Canoe

Latest news and reviews for recreational and sport canoe paddlers. Lakes, ocean, and the occasional white-water river, this category is your source for all things canoe.

Ally ‘Portable Canoe’ Folds Up into Box

The "folding canoe" arrived in a box that fit in the back seat of my Toyota Corolla. At 44 pounds, this canoe could ostensibly be transported on an airplane or through the Himalaya strapped on the back of a yak. Read More...

July 6, 2012

Canoe made of Hemp and Corn

Hemp, corn, and fiberglass -- these are the ingredients for the Mad River Malecite ECO, a "green" concept canoe made with sustainable resources (but not for sale). Read More...

August 24, 2009

Wenonah canoe review

Wenonah's Spirit II, a sleek all-purpose canoe made for multi-day trips, is available in several configurations. The Kevlar version weighs a miniscule 42 pounds and costs $2,099; the base model, a 68-pound boat made of a plastic material called Royalex, costs just $1,199. They are the exact same canoe, just made with different materials. Read More...

May 15, 2004
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