18 feet, 6 inches
Judge not by the size of the boat but the size of the water paddled. Okay, and the size of the boat. For the Northwoods is a voluminous vessel able to carry enough provisions for an extended stay in the backcountry. Folks who head off into the vast reaches of remote big waters. Folks who want a boat that is efficient and handles confidently under substantial loads. Makes a great family canoe too.