Open Canadian Canoes - Most Popular Range

Below is a selection of the most popular Open canoes that we sell for paddling on River's, lakes and Estuaries. We are able to supply most manufacturers and models, please call for price and availability on 01202 625256.


Recreational, Family & Touring Open Canoes

These Canoes are ideal for all the family. They are tough and durable and due to the material they are cheaper than light.

Enigma Canoes Nimrod 15 Open Canoe - Red

Enigma Nimrod 15

The Enigma Nimrod 15 is the perfect open canoe for tandem paddling or for a small family of 3 looking to get out on the water. The Enigma Canoes Nimrod 15 has a great carry capacity, high free borad and will allow most tandem recreational paddlers to get away for the weekend.

Enigma Prospector 16 open canoe perfect for flat water touring or whitewater paddling

Enigma Prospector 16

Enigma Canoes Prospector 16 open canoe, the perfect size to paddle tandem or solo. The hull shape of the Prospector 16 is the most versatile in the Enigma Canoes Range, ideal for flatwater or whitewater.

Nova Craft Prospector 15 SP3 Plastic Open Canoe

Nova Craft Prospector 15 SP3

The Nova Craft Prospector 15 is a compact open canoe that offers great versatility and is ideal as a solo or tandem canoe for flat water and moderate whitewater use.

Nova Craft Canoes Prospector 16 Plastic Open Canoe For the Family

Nova Craft Prospector 16 SP3

The Nova Craft Prospector 16 is a perfect tripping canoe for longer flat water river and lake journeys but is also great for general family paddling and even moderate whitewater.

Nova Craft Canoes Prospector 17 SP3 Family and Expedition Open Canoe

Nova Craft Prospector 17 SP3

The Nova Craft Prospector 17, is one of the largest canoes on the market and offers a huge amount of space, either for long expeditions or to accommodate your whole family.

Old Town Discovery 158 Open Canoe

Old Town Discovery 158

An excellent all round open canoe, the Discovery 158 tracks and performs well on flat water, whilst still being able to cope with moving water. Constructed from extremely tough triple layer plastic.

Old Town Discovery 169 Family Open Canoe

Old Town Discovery 169

A firm favorite for family paddling on lakes and rivers thanks to its all round hull shape. The Old Town Discovery 169 is constructed from triple layer plastic.




Lightweight Tuffstuff Canoes.

If you need something durable and extremely lightweight then TuffStuff is for you!

Novacraft Canoes Pal 16 Tuffstuff Lightweight Open Canoe For Flat Water Paddling

Nova Craft Pal 16 - TuffStuff

The Pal 16 by Nova Craft is based on a classic canvas on frame design and is a very popular multipurpose canoe design, a true all rounder and made in light and strong TuffStuff.

Nova Craft Bob Special in Tuffstuff a Superlight weight Canoe

Nova Craft Bob Special - TuffStuff

The Bob Special is a lightweight Tuffstuff Canoe that is perfect for solo or tandem paddling. The Bob Special is perfect for use on a range of different waters.

Novacraft Trapper 12 lightweight solo open canoe

Nova Craft Trapper 12 - TuffStuff

The Trapper 12 is a super lightweight solo canoe constructed from Tuffstuff composite.

LESS THAN 16kg!!

Novacraft Prospector 16 Tuffstuff open canoe for a range of waters

Nova Craft Prospector 16 - Tuff Stuff & Tuffstuff Exp

Lightweight version of the extremely popular Prospector 16, a brilliantly versatile boat that is as at home on flat water as it is whitewater rivers.

Lightweight Open Canoes

More Lightweight Canoes

Want to see more lightweight open canoe options? Take a look at our lightweight canoes page for lightweight Tuffstuff options.



Solo open Canoes

One person Open Canoes to really get away from it all.

Enigma RTI 13 solo open canadian canoe perfect for a range of fresh water paddling

Enigma RTI 13

Enigma Canoes RTI 13 the smallest and lightest solo open canoe in the Enigma Canoes range. Perfect for those searching for a lightweight plastic open canoe perfect for day paddling & taking out the dog.

Solo Novacraft Trapper 12 Super Lightweight Open Canoe

Nova Craft Trapper 12

The Trapper 12 is a super lightweight solo canoe constructed from Tuffstuff composite.

Novacraft Fox 14 lightweight touring solo Canoe

Nova Craft Fox 14 - TuffStuff

The Nova Craft Fox 14 is a lightweight, tuffstuff constructed solo open canoe.

Old Town Canoes Discovery 119 Solo Plastic Canoe

Old Town Discovery 119

A classic plastic solo open canoe that is lightweight and easy to manoeuvre on and off the water.


We stock and supply the best ranges of Canadian Canoes from the leading manufacturers. The models listed above are our most popular models, checkout our brand pages below for even more canoes available.

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