If you are looking for a quality tandem canoe with moderate rocker and light weight, the Eagle might just be for you. One advantage is the narrow gunnel width at the bow paddling station which is good for smaller paddlers. Background Dave Curtis has been building canoes for almost four decades. His first design was a solo boat. He wanted a solo tripping canoe that could stay with tandems on remote river and lake trips. His first designs were drawn by legendary paddler Harold Deal. They pioneered… Full review
Hemlock Canoe Works canoes are designed and built by paddlers after extensive experimentation, paddling, and tripping under a variety of conditions. Hemlock canoes are hand built in its shop in the Finger Lakes area.