Your #1 source for kayaking and canoeing information.               FREE Newsletter!
my Profile

Kayak & Bicycle Trips
Food Wine Kayak
Advice, Suggestions and General Help New Topic Printer Friendly Version

  Ditto pilotwingz reply
  Posted by: castoff on Jan-29-13 11:08 PM (EST)

I have a 58" bending branches arrow straight. The shaft length is 35" which works well for me when sitting in the seat. If the canoe was fully loaded and I knelt at the stern then I might go with a shaft 2 to 4" shorter. However, I find it works ok kneeling in myunloaded canoe when paddling solo more in the middle of the boat. Use the fitting guide the paddle makers have on their web sites as a starting guide.

 Great Products from the Buyers' Guide:

Bug Shelters

Kayak & Canoe Outriggers

Kayak Sak

The Kayak Wing

Table of Contents


Follow us on:
Free Newsletter | About Us | Site Map | Advertising Info | Contact Us


©2014 Inc.