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Popular Family Canoes for Recreational Canoeing


These canoes are our most popular open boats for recreational canoeing for paddlers new to the sport. All these boats have been designed to provide stability and ease of use, rather than high performance, or specialist use.

Available in different materials to suit different needs- from the Inflatable Scout that packs down to the size of a suitcase, through to the hard wearing triple layer plastic Prospector, and the incredibly lightweight Bob Special for ease of handling.


Pelican 15'5 Canadian Canoes

Pelican 15.5

The Pelican 15.5 is a touring canoe for recreational and family paddling.

Nova Craft Prospector 15 Canoe

Nova Craft Prospector 16 - SP3

Considered by many as the best all-round shape and size, the Prospector 16 is strong, durable and works well on a variety of water types and conditions, including moving water.

Enigma Canoes Nimrod 14

Enigma Canoes Nimrod 14

Our lightest triple layer plastic 2 person canoe. Designed to handle well when paddled solo, but with the second seat can easily be paddled tandem on a wide variety of water conditions.

Enigma Canoes RTI 13

Enigma Canoes RTI 13

The smallest canoe in the Enigma range, designed for solo paddlers with minimal equipment or their faithful friend. Lightweight and designed to track well over distance.

Nova Craft Bob Special Canoe

Nova Craft Bob Special 15' TuffStuff

Our lightest tandem open boat. The Bob weighs less than most kayaks and could be the perfect choice for those wanting a full-size tandem open boat for flat water touring and occasional overnight trips.

Weighs less than 23kg

Gumotex Scout inflatable canoe with 3 seats

Gumotex Scout

Light in weight, and packs down to a fraction of its fully inflated size. The Scout can easily be transported in most car boots or motor home storage lockers. When not in use, this boat is also simple to pack away and store.

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