Stock Traveler - 17' Canoe - Black
This listing is for an in-stock, first quality 17' Traveler canoe. Color is black, and layup is Kevlar and Carbon Fiber. Cherry ribs and trim with Ash seats, yoke, and thwart. Below is additional information about our Traveler canoe.
At A Glance:
- Kevlar / Carbon Fiber (Expedition) and wood construction.
- Beam 35" - Depth 12.5" - Bow Height 22.5" - Rocker 1"
- Length 17' - Approx. Weight 53 lbs.
- Capacity 850 lbs
The largest canoe in our lineup, the Traveler is designed to take you as far as you need to go, whether it’s a picnic on a sandbar with the family or a multi-week expedition. Nimbler than you’d expect in a 17’ canoe, its shallow bottom arc lets you easily glide across the water whether empty or heavily loaded. In many ways, the Traveler is a mellower version of the Prospector; it’s a bit more stable, a bit less pointy, and overall offers a lot of capacity for a comfortable trip. In addition, it can be fitted with an optional 3rd seat.
In spite of its ample capacity, the Traveler canoe weighs less than 60 pounds. Whether you’re transferring the canoe into the water on unstable footing, or trekking across an uneven portage, the canoes weight remains manageable even alone. Each boat is laid-up with your choice of modern composites and classic woodwork; fiberglass, or kevlar and carbon fiber, are combined to offer an excellent balance of durability, rigidity, and weight, and are wrapped in a stunning gel coat to create the most stunning canoe on the water. Cherry ribs and hardwood ash appointments from the gunnels to the yoke recall the classic look and craftsmanship of canoes in the last century, without sacrificing modern performance.
SHIPPING/HANDLING: If you would like us to ship your canoe there will be an extra charge. In general this will be $100-600 within the lower 48 states. Learn more about shipping/handling - click here.