Squeedunk Kayaks are hand crafted from marine grade Okoume and Meranti plywood, fully
impregnated with marine epoxy and sheathed with fiberglass cloth. This produces an
exceptionally strong and light weight craft that will resist deterioration. All
finishes and fittings are of the highest quality marine grade products and materials.
All of our kayaks are also available in a strip built version. These eye-catching
boats are constructed of a variety of wood types including red and white cedar, redwood,
basswood, and pine, with accent strips of contrasting hardwoods. Stripping patterns
are often chosen by the customer. The artistic possibilities for these boats are
Our birchbark canoes are made using historically accurate building techniques and
materials, consistent with the particular style.
- The Cormorant is a hard-chine kayak based on historical Greenland kayaks. It is
available in 16 and 18 foot lengths.
- The Loon is a multi-chine kayak with a profile similar to kayaks from the Baffin Island
area. It is available in an 18 foot length.
- The Grebe is a smaller version of the Cormorant
sized for children. Length is 13.5 feet.
The Arctic tern is a multi-chine Aleutian style
kayak, commonly known by its Russian name, Bairdarka. It is available in a 17 foot
The Puffin is a Bering Sea style kayak (qayaq).
This multi-chine kayak is available in a 15 foot length.
The Eagle is a hard-chine tandem kayak
with a hull shape based on our Cormorant design. It is available in a 20 foot
- Birchbark Canoes
- Our Birchbark Canoes are custom built, following historically accurate styles. We
can build anything from a small one-person boat to a 6 fathom Fur Trade "Maitre
Canot". We also build 1/4 scale miniature canoes which are exact copies of full
- Strip-Built Kayaks
- In addition to our marine plywood kayaks, we
offer strip-built versions of all of our kayaks in limited numbers.
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chart of our kayaks.