Using select Canadian lumber, I craft custom canoes that you can paddle for generations.
Footage of my first canoe build.
Does your canoe need a tune up? Are you in the market for a new canoe? At Cook Craft Canoes, I take pride in superior craftsmanship. Using premium materials like world-class white cedar, premium oval head brass tacks, Pettit marine varnish and a 100-year-old traditional linseed oil based filler recipe, I create custom canoes that will look and perform beautifully for generations to come. I provide quality products and repairs to those in search of exceptional service. I will help you prepare for your next canoeing adventure or paddle around the lake. When you are looking for a unique adventure in Muskoka, then you need the unique look, fashion and function of a Cook Craft canoe.
When you come to Cook Craft, you can choose from a variety of classic and vintage molds on which I will build you a quality, handcrafted, gorgeous canoe that you can be proud of. My custom canoe molds include:
- 15’6″ Chestnut Bob’s Special
- 14′ Chestnut Playmate
- 16′ Peterborough Huron
- 13.5′ Clarence Bouges
- 13.5′ Clarence Bouges Square Stern
- 16′ Clarence Bouges Cruiser
- 16′ Otter Canoe by Ted Pallister (NEW!)
- 9′ Clarence Bouges (Clarence’s old trapping canoe)
** any of these canoes can be shortened or lengthened by as much as 1 ft
Base prices start at $5000 CAD, and a variety of customizations are available. Got a friend that wants one too? Buy 2 and get 10% off! I am always happy to talk about new projects and ideas. Give me a call at 705-349-1509 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about a custom canoe for your next adventure.