Straight Shaft Canoe Paddles
canoe and kayak paddles
Saranac straight shaft canoe paddle
A well known freestyle paddler helped design the Saranac. The blade is shaped to cut through the water with steering strokes but still clean entry and a great catch for power strokes. The grip is larger to give the paddler better control.
Lengths 52-62" Blade 8 1/2 x 21" Avg Weight- 22oz
Arrow straight shaft canoe paddle
The Arrow's blade has a dihedral surface on both sides of its cedar and basswood blade for a cleaner entry and catch. The Arrow was designed for pushing bigger loads with a larger blade surface area. Straight palm grip standard.
Lengths 52-62" Blade 8 1/2 x 20" Avg. Weights- 25 oz
Options- T grip N/C Dynel wrapped tip $12.00
XL lite straight shaft canoe paddle
The XL lite is one of the lightest straight shaft canoe paddles available. We select the lightest basswood for the shaft; cedar, balsa and foam for the blade. This paddle makes canoeing much more fun and easy.
Lengths- 52-62" Blade 8 x 19" Weight 20 oz
Options T-grip N/c
Foxtail straight shaft canoe paddle
The Foxtail is our take on the traditional canoe paddle. We use an oval basswood shaft together with a cedar and butternut blade. The blade is protected with blackwalnut edges and a lexan tip. Traditonal grip standard.
Lengths- 54-64" Blade- 6 3/4 x 25" Avg. Weight- 25 oz Options- Dynel tip $10
Whitewater 2 & 3 straight shaft canoe paddle
The Whitewater 2 and Whitewater 3 use oval basswood shafts that are reinforced with carbon braid. The Whitewater 2 blade is a straight blade with wood core and fiberglass carbon reinforcement. The Whitewater 3 has a spoon blade that is a carbon/kevlar layup
T grip standard.
Lengths 54-62" Blade Avg Weights-28 oz
Price $159 WW2 WW3
Classic straight shaft canoe paddle
The straight Classic is a favorite of everyone that uses it. The blade has cedar, balsa, and butternut woods with black walnut edges and lexan tip with 4 oz. cloth and epoxy resin. This paddle is a superb tripping paddle. Straight palm grip is standard.
Lengths-52-60" Blade-9 1/4x20" Avg. Weight-22oz Options: T-grip N/C
Otselic straight shaft canoe paddle
The Otselic is available in an ottertail or a beavertail blade shape by special order only. Like all our paddles it uses a oval basswood shaft, the blade is cedar, basswood with book paged cherry and a walnut accents and tip. Just a delight to paddle with. The Otselic uses our traditional paddle grip
Lengths- 54-62" Blade 6 x 24" Avg weights- 22 oz