Swift Kipawa 16' 6" The Kipawa is the forerunner of a new breed of fast seaworthy and maneuverable tripping canoes designed to meet the modern tripper's requirements. dano. 1 Review. Boat Review: Swift Canoe’s Cruiser 16.8 Solo Canoe. It needs to be sanded down and refinished, but is … WORLD'S BEST TREE FELLING TUTORIAL! swift kipawa all the way. dano. Pelican acquired Coleman's canoe division in 2000 and continued making RAM-X plastic hull canoes to Coleman's specifications. Swift Canoe & Kayak is a Manufacturing Plant. Shop our canoe replacement parts now! Racing Canoes Racing canoes are long, narrow and have an asymmetrical shape. Used canoes & kayaks currently available at Oxtongue Lake. The best racing canoes are made from lightweight Kevlar or carbon fiber. River Canoes River canoes are made for paddling swift moving water. Swift Kipawa Kevlar Canoe Home › Forums › Travel & Outdoor Recreation › Canoeing, Kayaking and Rowing › Swift Kipawa Kevlar Canoe This topic has 8 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 2 months, 1 week ago by gnatwest . Post May 16, 2009 #3 2009-05-16T09:51. Please check back from time to time; updates are made when canoes are added or sold. Swift Kipawa Kevlar canoe with deep dish yolk, aluminum gunwales, sliding bow seat and skid plates. I’m 6’3 200lbs, and it’s been suggested that I look into one as an option instead of a 17ft Kayak for lake/river tours in the Canadian Shield where there are plenty of portages. Colour red. … Western Canoe Kayak is your source for all things canoes in Canada. You can also compare prices, trim specifications, options, reviews, scores and recall history of Water Products swift canoe - kipawa of different years with similar vehicles. I am 5ft 6" 165lbs and this canoe felt great. I chose the Old Town Saranac 146 canoe because of its quality, features, size, and price. Hi K2, We have a Swift Kipawa kevlar canoe. TinBoats member RiverBottomOutdoors did a review of the Kipawa trolling motor propeller he purchased. As such I am forced to share my view. I decided to go with the Kipawa designed by John Winters (and also sold by Swift). She loves this missile shaped canoe made of shimmering carbon fiber and wants to share her review … Kipawa plans - a john winters design - canoe plans, kayak, The kipawa. I thought the Kipawa was quick for its' size and had a good blend of maneuverability and tracking with its' differential rocker. A built-for-one, single-seat lakewater cruising canoe. It is shorter at, 16'6" than the Keewaydin 17', so I am unable to give a direct comparison. Some canoes were branded Coleman, and some were branded Pelican. 2020 is nearly in the rearview mirror. Beautiful boats, extremely light yet durable. Re: A New Canoe! This is the Kevlar Fusion layup, and has the integrated carbon kevlar gunwhales as well. Until canoes made from T-Formex actually start showing up in retailer showrooms and on the water, the future of T-Formex remains unknown at this time. swift is a good company, probably the best. We do not anticipate adding many more used canoes, kayaks, or SUPs to the “for sale” list until spring 2021. Makers Write Up While the Kipawa offers unprecedented performance for experienced paddlers, it also provides a secure, big boat feeling for novices. This is a quick review of our Swift Keeewaydin 17 canoe. I literally cut and paste what he wrote on the forum which can be found here. There's a nice little video on their site with DY talking about the boat and the rational for how he set up the rocker, etc. Kipawa owners have found them to be superb whitewater boats with speed, stability, and responsiveness rarely found outside of dedicated whitewater craft. 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