|Recreational Canoes||Tripping Canoes||Fishing Canoes||Whitewater Canoes|
|Good for paddling in protected waters such as a protected bay, small lake, or gentle river.
||Good for canoeing long distances or paddling in big water where performance is key.
||Good for anglers, often with rod holders and perhaps an optional anchor.||Good for fast moving water, including rapids. Manueverability is better than tracking.|
|Solo Canoes||Wooden Canoes||Inflatable Canoes||Kits and Plans|
|Good for one paddler and perhaps a small child or dog.||Good for many purposes and often aesthetically pleasing.||Good for a wide variety of waters, where storing and/or transporting are key.||Good for the do-it-yourselfer or someone who wants a special canoe of their own.|
| Advanced Elements, Inc.|
ALLY - Bergans of Norway
Chesapeake Light Craft, LLC
Golden Hawk LLC
Hemlock Canoe Works
| Innova Recreational Products|
Mad River Canoes
Merrimack Canoe Company
Navarro Canoe Co.
Nova Craft Canoe
Old Town Canoe Co.
| Pakboats/ScanSport, Inc.|
Pygmy Boats Inc.
Saturn Inflatable Boats
Souris River Canoes
Swift Canoe & Kayak
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