From the Shop to the Water

06/06/2015 52 albums Share: , , Album RSS
This is the section wherein we get to showcase some of the watercraft in which we have played a part--perhaps a custom built canoe or one built by a customer in the shop or one built from one of our kits.
Dan Dederer's FREEDOM 17

Dan Dederer's FREEDOM 17

Dan built this sleek model in our shop in 2001. It was chosen to allow his entire family to go paddling at one time yet...

Steve Squelch's 19' kayak--TRUE NORTH.XPD

Steve Squelch's 19' kayak--TRUE NORTH.XPD

Steve Squelch has built a number of watercraft with us in the past. In another album, Steve is seen paddling his 17'...

Derrick Joyce's 15' RANGER

Derrick Joyce's 15' RANGER

Derrick arrived at the shop to lend a hand to his friend Craig-whose collection of photos is here also- and decided he...

Bert Kennedy's 15' RANGER

Bert Kennedy's 15' RANGER

Now that I am recently retired, this canoe building project was one of my "must do" list!

Matteos NOMAD

Matteos NOMAD

John Bird's 17'kayak-ENDEAVOUR

John Bird's 17'kayak-ENDEAVOUR

John,who lives about 3 hours drive east of our shop, decided the commute was too much and decided to build his kayak at...

Ken Murray's 17'NOMAD

Ken Murray's 17'NOMAD

The NOMAD is Ron's favourite and Ken-with a new paddler recently added to his family-decided to build this classic...

Cameron Frenette's 17' ENDEAVOUR kayak

Cameron Frenette's 17' ENDEAVOUR kayak

Cameron is Pat and Ron's second son who-between completing university and moving to Seattle to start a career-is...

Peter and David Feindel's 16' 6" RESOLUTE kayak

Peter and David Feindel's 16' 6" RESOLUTE kayak

Peter and David are friends of the shop. Last year, Peter built a kayak and David built a Whitehall rowing boat.This...