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Peterborough Canadien 16

Original price $1,277.00 - Original price $1,693.00
Original price
$1,277.00 - $1,693.00
Current price $1,693.00

The boat your father loved

• Length 16'
• Maximum beam 31.5"
• Beam waterline 30.3"
• Beam gunnel 30"
• Bow height 22"
• Centre depth 12.5"
• Draft 4"
• Displacement 350 lbs
• Wetted surface 25.2 S.F.
• Weight to immerse 94 lb/in
• Prismatic coefficient 0.525
• Weight 45 to 55 lbs

A 'Peterborough' canoe often referred to any open canoe, but this design comes from the company that made the town's name famous around the world. A direct descendant of the first "planked dugout" created by John Stephenson 140 years ago, it is thought to be the 'Canadien' model built in the original cedar strip technique. Its narrow beam and shallow arch hull make it ideal for general-purpose paddling and light tripping. Keeled, with a slightly rockered keel-line, it is responsive and easy to paddle. This favourite of the lake district has justifiably been dubbed 'the cottager's canoe'.

For information of what is included in your cedar strip kit, click here.

For more information regarding our short cedar strips, click here.

Pricing Variation

The White Cedar Kits include strips ranging from 3' in length up to a maximum of 7'10". However, please note that 80% of your strips will be within the range of 5' to 7'10".

Shipping 🚚

We would like to inform you that due to the size of the products, custom shipping arrangements will be required. Please note that freight shipping for these kits can be costly. However, if you choose a full white cedar kit or a short strip kit (see link included above), these kits can be shipped through a courier, saving you on shipping costs. If you want to purchase red cedar (which comes full length) but want short strips to save on shipping, then include this information on the note at checkout. We will reach out to you with a confirmed shipping price before proceeding with the shipment.