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  • 16' Length
  • 34.5" Width
  • 58 Weight (lbs)
  • $ 4,400 MSRP

Trader Description

Graceful, elegant lines and a stunning hull design highlight our signature Trader model. The Trader is our most visually striking canoe, crafted for the paddler who appreciates the fine lines of a well designed touring canoe, the Trader is ideal for tandem canoeing on flat waters. Normally built with 1/2 ribs. Red cedar model always built with extended decks. Shown with red cedar option. 

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Trader Specifications

  • Weight: 58 lbs
  • Length: 16'
  • Max Width: 34.5"
  • Bow Depth: 21"
  • Center Depth: 13"
  • Stern Depth: 21"
  • Max Capacity: 690 lbs
  • Primary Material: Wood

Trader Features

  • Hull Shape: Shallow Arch
  • Side Shape: Straight

Recommended Usage

  • Activity Type: Recreation, Touring, Expedition
  • Water Type: Flat/Sheltered Water, River/Creek (Up to Class II)
  • Duration: Day Trip, 2-3 Day Trip, Extended Trip
  • Skill Level: Beginner, Intermediate
  • Ideal Paddler Size: Average Adult, Larger Adult

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