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  Keels really don't do much
  Posted by: kayamedic on Oct-15-13 9:49 PM (EST)
 

but some do add stiffness to the bottom of the canoe.

I wouldn't just expect them to be much of a hindrance or an asset unless you are going over rocky streambeds, where keels just seem to grab rocks.

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