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.

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.

Hou Canoes Hou 14 Tandem and Solo Lightweight Canoe

Hou 14

Bigger brother of the Hou 13, the 14 is an all-round canoe constructed from triple layer polyethylene. Perfect for solo and tandem paddling.




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.

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.

Hou Canoes Hou 13 Plastic Touring Canoe

Hou 13

The smallest canoe in the Hou range, the 13 is a lightweight and manoeuvrable canoe ideal for lakes, rivers and low grade white water.

Nova Craft Strongback 14 Solo SP3 Plastic Canadian Canoe

Nova Craft Strongback 14 SP3 - Available To Order Only

The Nova Craft Strongback 14 is a solo open canoe perfect for a range of waters. You can add a front sling seat if you wish to take another person with you on occasion.

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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