Only with natural, unhindered mobility can you can truly connect with your surroundings. So when there’s a pristine stream just beyond that ridge, or an unexplored pond at the bottom of the ravine, your canoe can either block your path…or set you free.

Handcrafted with passion in the heart of the Adirondacks because, just like you, we want to see what’s out there, and what else is out there.

Placid Boatworks 20 year anniversary logo

2004 – 2024

Celebrating 20 years of building premium ultralight pack canoes