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Nova Craft Canoe

Prospector 17' TuffStuff

Prospector 17' TuffStuff
The ultimate wilderness extended tripping canoe
Nova Craft Canoe - Prospector 17' TuffStuff
Item: NOV289-38142D
Price: $2,759.00
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If you want a canoe that will handle a month’s worth of supplies to head out on a wilderness adventure, this canoe is for you. In the Prospector 17’ you’ll find all the great characteristics that have made this canoe a paddling legend in places like the Yukon and Canadian Arctic. With lots of volume to keep you and your gear dry in whitewater or waves it still tracks well with good hull speed on flatwater. Our durable materials and classic Prospector lines make the P17 the ultimate wilderness extended tripping canoe.


A cutting edge proprietary composite made of basalt and Innegra fibers. Basalt fibre is made of melted basalt rock and Innegra is a fibre consisting mostly of polypropylene. When they are woven together into a cloth and infused with Nova Craft's high impact vinylester resin system, the result is simply amazing! TuffStuff canoes are a great choice for paddlers looking for a light canoe for extended flatwater tripping with more than enough strength to handle lots of abuse in the back country.

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  • - Length: 17 ft 
  • - Weight: 58 lbs 
  • - Maximum Width: 36 in 
  • - Center Depth: 15 in 
  • - End Depth: 23 in
  • - Rocker: 2.5 in
  • - Capacity: 1200 lb
  • - Material: TuffStuff

  • - Symmetrical Hull
  • - Shallow Arch Bottom
  • - Moderate Rocker