Abenaki

For centuries,the Abenaki Native American Tribe fished, hunted, and lived in the wilderness on eastern Canada and the northeastern United States. For 2020, Esquif introduces a new sporting and recreational canoe honoring this great nation. The Abenaki is our most stable and rugged canoe which makes it perfect for anglers, hunters, outdoorsmen, photographers, and general … Continued

Avalon

Designed for canoe camping, the Avalon is extremely quick, light and easy to maneuver. It is built for those paddlers who occasionally face rapids.Its design ensures straight tracking and allows for excellent glide between paddle strokes. The adjustable front seat allows the canoe’s trim to be changed according to the paddlers’ weight.A kneeling thwart is … Continued

Prospecteur 17

This boat is the workhorse of river expeditions. It has excellent dryness and carrying capacity in addition to superior whitewater performance. It is the boat for the great Arctic rivers such as the Nahanni, Mountain and Hood and offers predictability, dryness and stability for short river trips. It also has excellent cruising speed for flatwater. … Continued

Prospecteur 16

Our  Prospecteur 16 has the lines of the well-known Chestnut Prospector. Ideal for canoeists who want the versatility and capacity of the Prospector shape for day tripping and week-long adventures. The rugged T-Formex hull is great for those who enjoy paddling whitewater or who just want a super tough canoe for everyday usage. Stability, easy … Continued

Prospecteur 15

Our Prospector 15 is the little sibling to our Prospecteur 16 and Prospecteur 17 canoes. With a traditional Chestnut Prospector inspired design it is a stable yet sporty canoe that handles rough conditions and a good sized load. Ideal as a wilderness whitewater tripper for youth, for couples looking to go exploring on weekends, or … Continued

L'Edge Lite

When it was introduced in 2010 the L’Edge quickly became the benchmark canoe for paddlers of all skill levels. Whether you are looking to learn the basics, surf your local wave, or absolutely style your favourite steep creek, the L’Edge has something special to offer everyone on every run. Now molded for Esquif by the … Continued

Zephyr 2.0 XL

The Zephyr XL shares the same shape as the classic Zephyr (offered in Twin-Tex) but it is 1” wider and is now molded in T-Formex – our super tough foam-core ABS laminate. With hard chines, moderate rocker, and good primary and second stability the Zephyr has proven itself to be a favourite of class II-IV … Continued

Vertige

OUT OF STOCK *We regret that this product will not be available to ship in 2022. We hope to have them available again for the 2023 season. The first solo model offered by Esquif, the Vertige is lively and responsive. Its carrying capacity makes it a logical choice for solo canoe camping. This confidence-inspiring hull … Continued

Vertige X

OUT OF STOCK *We regret that this product will not be available to ship in 2022. We hope to have them available again for the 2023 season. The Vertige X was conceived for tandem paddlers looking for a special niche of Whitewater playboat. It is a lengthened and modified version of our popular Vertige. As … Continued

Raven

OUT OF STOCK *We regret that this product will not be available to ship in 2022. We hope to have them available again for the 2023 season. The Raven is a collaboration of world renowned paddler, teacher and canoe designer Bob Foote and Esquif owner and canoe designer Jacques Chasse. The complex design offers easy … Continued

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