*Photos are not representative of the currently selected color, material or trim.
The Trailhead Canoes Big Rideau 16 is an extremely stable recreational canoe ideally suited for cottagers or those looking for a craft to get to their remote fishing spot.
The Trailhead Big Rideau Canoe, is an incredibly versatile vessel that caters to a range of activities, from hunting and fishing to camping, expedition, and family outings. This canoe is designed to be paddled with ease by both beginners and experts alike. Its 38" width makes it the most stable canoe in our lineup, and its high capacity ensures safety during expeditions.
The Big Rideau has its roots in our well-loved red cedar Huron model and offers exceptional weight advantages compared to the cedar model. This canoe is our most versatile model, appreciated by all types of paddlers for its blend of stability, capacity, and ease of use. Embark on a variety of adventures with the Big Rideau, a canoe that truly knows no bounds.
Basalt innegra is a composite of basalt fiber and polypropylene fiber that offers high impact resistance and durability at an affordable price. It is ideal for beginners or recreational paddlers who want a tough canoe that can withstand rough use.
Our Kevlar Lite laminate is a modern take on one of the most popular composite canoe materials on the market. These boats feature a Kevlar outer layer, foam ribs and a floor insert for extra strength, and a beautiful naturally coloured Basalt Innegra Comingle cloth interior.
The carbon lay-up is the lightest weight laminate construction in any of our infusion moulded canoes. This layup features a traditional black carbon fiber cloth on the exterior with a basalt innegra twill layer on the interior. Foam ribs and a floor insert provide extra strength in key structural areas.
Our Carbon Kevlar lay-up blends amazing aesthetics with modern composite technology. Dyed Kevlar (Red or Teal) is woven together with black carbon fiber, combining the robustness of Kevlar with the light weight of carbon fiber. The interior of our Carbon Kevlar canoes feature a tasteful earth-tone Basalt Innegra Commingle.
Design a custom configuration
Basalt Innegra layups include ash seats, deep dish yoke, thwart and handles.
All other layups include cherry seats, deep dish yoke, thwart and handles.