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CHECK AND COMPARE, our “COURIER” CANOE KITS offer savings with the quality that you have come to expect from Totem Strips.



Pricing in Cdn funds.  Subject to change without notice.

Canoe moulds are not included. 


12 ft. “Courier” canoe kit….. $ 740.00

13 ft. “Courier” canoe kit….. $ 771.00

14 ft. “Courier” canoe kit….. $ 803.00

15 ft. “Courier” canoe kit….. $ 834.00

16 ft. “Courier” canoe kit….. $ 866.00

17 ft. “Courier” canoe kit….. $ 897.00

18 ft. “Courier” canoe kit….. $ 929.00


 “COURIER” CANOE KIT  includes:

  •   the footage required of 1/4″ x 3/4″ x 6′ – 7′ 10″  Courier” b&c strips  to build the canoe design you want using Red or Yellow Cedar your choice  ( strips going to the US are 6′ to 8′ 4″ lengths) canoe designs with a 35″ or more beam width will require a few extra strips
  •   8 pcs pre-scarfed Ash or Cherry Gunnels machined and rounded over for you to glue together (For scuppering add $45.00 to package price)
  •   Yellow Cedar inner stems & Ash or Cherry outer stems
  •   Ash or Cherry Decks  1 pair of converging grain
  •   Ash or Cherry Portage Yoke 



Our “COURIER” CANOE KITS are customised to build any design from Laughing Loon Kayaks,  Green Valley Boat Works/John Winters designs,  Bear Mountain Boats, Ashes Still Water Boats, etc .They are tailored utilising the designers’ building methods in whole or in part.

Plans for making the moulds are not included but may be purchased direct from the designers via their websites as many people prefer to make their own moulds. Our speciality is in the precision milling of Cedar strips and other harder to source essential wood components required to build an elegant craft utilising West Coast cedar and quality Hardwoods.