The WCHA Classified Ads are a free service for WCHA members. For more information about membership and its benefits, see the Membership page. If you simply want to list something without becoming a member then there is a special $35 “Classified” membership type option in the store.

Beware of scammers: see the Federal Trade Commission’s page on fake check scams, their more general page on avoiding fraud, and this WCHA Forum post for more information: On Scammers and Spammers.

Use the above filters to narrow down the type of classified ad displayed below.

Freighter canoe 22' wood and canvas

Freighter canoe 22' wood and canvas, manufactured by Teslin Canoe Company, formerly of Teslin, YT, at their legendary First Nation canoe factory. Comes with custom cover, and a trailer. Trailer has new spare and running tires; and recently rewired  with new lights. Canvas needs some patching. $3100 Canadian, $2150 US, obo.

Benson Gray
Asking Price: 

Old Town

Old Town  SN#121933.  18 foot Guides Model.  originally Dark Green. Built June-August 1937 for W.R. Grace Co. in Roscommon, MI.  I obtained it in 1982, and it had been fiberglassed. 

Asking Price: 

1905-ish 16' Morris Veazie

This is a 1905-ish 16' Morris Veazie wood/canvas canoe. It was fully restored in May 2020 and has new canvas and paint. The wood was fully repaired where needed, then stripped & cleaned before it was varnished. It has spruce rails, red cedar planking, white cedar ribs.

Asking Price: 

Shaw & Tenney youth ash paddles (2) - 47" & 42"

This is a great pair of ash paddles from the renowned Shaw and Tenney of Maine.  These were used by my young children hence the small sizes.  Has the original factory varnish.  See <> for more info.  Current retail price is $115 each.

Asking Price: 

Classic Canoeing Books

I am liquidating my collection of vintage books on canoeing (technique, camping, tripping, etc.)  If you have any interest please email or call and i can provide more detail on what i have vs what you may want.  Thanks for looking!

Asking Price: 

1962 Old Town Octa - EXCELLENT CONDITION -Priced for Quick Sale

  • Fully restored inside/out
  • Has not been in water since restoration
  • Painted canvas exterior
  • Stored indoors since restoration
  • Sail kit with a couple missing parts
  • Will travel 1/2 distance up to 100 miles.
  • Serial number 172066
Asking Price: 

17' Kennebec

17' Kennebec #14990. Good solid condition, appears all origional. Spruce inwales, all other trim is mahogany

Asking Price: 

16' Ntting Canoe

 16' G.P. Nutting Canoe, solid condition, seems mostly original, needs some repair/restoration and canvas. Possibly a livery boat from Charles River, Boston.

Contact Reed for more info or photos

Asking Price: 

Birch Bark Canoe For Sale

Birch bark canoe built together with award-winning Chippewa canoe builder Ron Paquin of Cheboygan, MI. Length 14’3”, beam 2’10”, depth 1’ ½”, draft 3-5”. Birch bark hull, cedar slats, spruce root stitching. Three thwarts, no built-in seats. Excellent condition. Custom made weather-treated canoe cover included.

Asking Price: 

Handmade Pirogue Sor Sale

Handmade French-style bateau/pirogue. Length 12’7”, beam 2’10 ½”, depth 10 ½”, draft 3-6”. Single plank poplar sides, fiberglass reinforced maple bottom with three structural ribs, oak gunwales, mahogany stem and stern, small ½” keel, no thwarts, no built-in seats, pronounced rocker for quick turns.

Asking Price: 

Rhinelander Metal Deck Tag


I'm looking for a metal deck tag for a Rhinelander Canoe that was lost (not by me) while it was being restored.  I believe the tag said Rhinelander Boat Works?  

Any leads would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks, Joe

Joseph Breitenstein
Asking Price: 

1929 Old Town HW cover canoe

This is a beautiful 1929 Old Town canoe, first sold to Miss Emma Graef who lived at 74 No. 6th St in Hudson, NY. I have all documentation. It is a 17' long sponson canoe - very stable- and impossible to tip over - in the CS Grade, HW (Heavy Water) model.

Asking Price: 

1952 Old Town Canoe – 15 ft 50 lb class

SN: 157940 15

Asking Price: 

1938 Old Town 13ft 50lb class - Sold

1938 Old Town Canoe –   13 ft 50 pounder

SN: 123239 13

Asking Price: 

1914 Old Town Charles River

1914 Old Town Charles River. Grade - CS. S/N - 29994-17. Order # - 5085. Shipped to - Wm. Read & Sons, Boston on 13 May 1914.

Red cedar planking, closed spruce gunwhales, ash decks, thwarts and seats. All wood appears to be in very good condition. This boat needs a professional to restore it to its original glory.

Benson Gray
Asking Price: