Designed with Canadian style in mind, the Prospector 15’s symmetrical design means it can fill the needs of solo trippers and tandem paddlers alike. Quick and maneuverable in a solo position, and smooth and stable as a tandem, it is the ideal cottage canoe. The 15 boasts solid mid-range load capacity coupled with the versatility of a classic Canadian canoe.
The Prospector design has been a figurehead of Canadian canoeing since the beginning, and the Swift Prospector 16 is our contribution to its legacy and rich heritage. Built from the foundation of a hundred years of dependability, the Prospector 16 has plenty of room for gear, surprising responsiveness, and stability that will put any paddler
The KAWARTHA is an excellent family canoe with a versatile design that is at home on lakes and rivers. This model has a slightly rounded bottom and no keel. The entry and exit lines are blunt and ride up well on waves.
The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. With the same lowered seats and narrower paddling stations of the 17, the Keewaydin 16 is great for light weight weekend or week long adventures and spirited solo trips. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option.
Refined from its original design with narrower paddling stations, a sleeker hull shape, lowered seat positions, and differential rocker, the Keewaydin 17 is a dynamic multi-purpose boat. For couples who want a fast tripping boat, or for small families in need of a lake country tripper, the Keewaydin is the perfect choice.
Quick and responsive, the Mattawa is a delight to paddle in all conditions. Through subtle manipulation of the hull shape, John Winters has developed a canoe that is equally at home on flat water or mild whitewater. For medium and smaller sized couples or people who need a dual purpose tandem/solo boat, the Mattawa is a popular choice.
While the Kipawa offers unprecedented performance for experienced paddlers, it also provides a secure, big boat feeling for novices. It continues to be one of the most popular Swift canoes and is the perfect size for week-long tandem tripping. Few canoes can bring out the best in your paddling skills as well as the Kipawa.