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Northstar Canoes

Northwind Solo 15'6" StarLite

Northwind Solo 15'6" StarLite
Note: Hull shown in Black Lite
Beautifully-crafted versatile solo canoe that is feather-light.
Northstar Canoes-Northwind Solo 15'6" StarLite
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Northwind Solo offers excellent versatility. Do you want to paddle everywhere from lakes to rapids? Have a dog that shares the tent with you? Want to paddle everywhere with that dog? Look to the Northwind Solo. Paddle it and you will know what a solid, versatile and elegant solo canoe should feel like.

Northstar's proprietary yellow and black makes a stunning moiré pattern. Foam ribs and internal reinforcements create the lightest weight canoe available.

Price for aluminum gunwales and footbrace.

Please note: Image shown is a Solo in the Black Lite lay-up, not Kevlar Lite.



All Aramid. The proprietary yellow and black makes a stunning moiré pattern. Full wet bag minimizes resin and creates the lightest weight canoe available. Foam core, ribs and internal reinforcements make a stiff, efficient hull. The choice of flat-water paddlers everywhere. Exterior resin coated for maximum weight savings.
Color: Northstar proprietary Aramid weave.

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Length: 15 ft 6 in

Gunwale Width: 26.5 in

Max Width: 30 in

Waterline Width: 26.5 in

Bow Depth: 17.5 in

Center Depth: 12.5 in

Stern Depth: 15 in

Rocker: 2.5 bow/ 1.5 stern

StarLite Weight: 28 lbs

6 freeboard:  700 lbs

Optimal Load: 170330 lbs


2 WL : 175 lbs

3 WL : 265 lbs

4 WL : 370 lbs

Additional/Alternate Options:

Aluminum Footbraces: +$60

Carbon Footbraces: +$85

Skid Plate (internal or external): +$95

Bow Slider: +$135

Kneeling Thwart: +$60

Deluxe Aluminum Trim: +$80

Replace aluminum trim w/Wood Trim: $400 (+~2lbs)

Replace aluminum trim w/E6 Carbon Trim: $500 (- ~1lb)

Available as a pack boat (backband, foam seat, kayak foot braces), with no extra charge.