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Wenonah Canoe

Wilderness 15'4" Kevlar Ultra-Light

Wilderness 15'4" Kevlar Ultra-Light
Image is Ultra-light with a green gel coat
A solo touring canoe with extra volume for confident tripping.
Wenonah Canoe-Wilderness 15'4" Kevlar Ultra-Light
Item:WEN403-38902B
Price:$2,799.00
Availability:More Information

Description

The Wilderness is a mid-length extended solo tripping canoe. It was designed to carry plenty of gear and encourage distant exploration far beyond the reaches of smaller, less efficient crafts. The Wilderness carries additional freeboard and bow height for a dryer ride in rough waters common to larger, wind exposed lakes. The dryness of additional freeboard is married with the correct amount of tumblehome for efficient paddling. The Kevlar Ultra-Light lay-up makes loading or portaging a much easier prospect.

Ultra-light hulls are stiff and incredibly light. They are ideal for speed and distance paddling and for all people or conditions that demand the lightest gear. In Wenonah's ultra-light construction a structural-foam core and ribs are laminated into the hull and sides. Wenonah also adds extra fabric layers to strengthen specific targeted areas. Aluminum plates are strategically laminated into the hull. Seats, footbraces, and all hardware is then riveted into these plates. This gives a very secure connection and eliminates rivet heads on the exterior. Kevlar®, the fiber used for aerospace, body armor and bulletproof vests, is amazingly light and strong. 
 
Note: Above image shows a Kevlar Ultra-light Wilderness with a green gel coat.

Features

Standard:
  • - Natural (Skin coat) finish
  • - All silver aluminum trim
  • - Height/angle adjustable center web seat 
  • - Adjustable foot brace
Premium Options: (at an additional cost)
  • - Wood Gunwales (solo) Blk. Alum. Trim
  • - All Wood Trim (solo)
  • - Removable aluminum yoke (solo)

More Info

  • Length: 15 ft 4 in
  • Weight: 30 lbs
  • Maximum Width: 30.5 in
  • Gunwale Width: 27 in
  • Waterline Width: 29.75 in
  • Center Depth: 14 in
  • Bow/Stern Depth: 19 in/17 in
  • Material: Ultra-light w/Aramid (Kevlar Ultra-Light)
  • Rocker: 1.25 in