and builders of hardshell, foldable and inflatable kayaks, canoes and
boats are listed below. These links will take you directly to the manufacturers
Makes three different models of inflatable kayaks.
Providing expedition quality rafts, catarafts, inflatable kayaks and accessories since 1989.
Manufacturer of folding kayaks and boats.
Danish producer of high quality performance kayaks.
Canadian manufacturer of quality composite ocean kayaks.
Aussie Sea Kayak Company
Manufactures two fibreglass sea kayaks the Korobra single fibreglass
and the Jabaru II double fibreglass sea kayak.
Offers three distinct styles of kayak designs, including north american,
british and techno.
Back Bay Boatworks
Company produces mini multihull boats including the Triton Tandem Sailer,
a 14-foot sailing kayak in a folding swing-wing trimaran configuration.
Makes kayaks outfitted with small trolling motors, perfect for fishing.
Mountain Boat Shop
Wood strip kayak plans and kits.
Wood kayaks & paddles based on traditional Greenland Inuit designs.
Black Dog Kayaks
Produces affordable, high quality, skin-on-frame kayak kits to build a recreational, touring, or fishing kayak.
New Zealand company manufactures a line of white water kayaks.
Blue Otter Kayaks
Limited production cedar strip kayak builder.
Full line of fiberglass, kevlar and carbon touring kayaks and paddles.
Manufacturer of surf skis and the Python kayak.
The oldest plastic sea kayak manufacturer in South Africa.
Wood kayak kits.
Wide variety of wood kayak kits and accessories.
Clear Blue Hawaii
Makes a full line of kayaks and accessories including some unique transparent kayaks.
Clear Stream Fine Woodworking
Builds custom wood kayaks and canoes.
Manufacturer specializes in polyethylene canoes and kayaks.
Full line of plastic sit-on-top kayaks including two that break down into
three sections for traveling.
Sense Boats and Books
Building plans for wood kayaks.
Offers a complete line of plastic and composite touring and sit-on-top
Plastic and composite sea, whitewater and sit-on-top kayaks.
Delta manufactures high quality thermoform kayaks in British Columbia.
Hungarian boatbuilder builds wood canoes, kayaks, rowing boats and wood paddles.
Sea kayaks and sit-on-tops.
Dog Paddle Designs
Makes custom-built, traditional skin frame kayaks.
Makes a wide variety of composite touring kayaks.
Eastern Island Kayaks
A fibreglass sea kayak manufacturer and also specializing in custom built kayaks
Offers a full line of sea kayaks made with a performance thermoplastic
material called "Carbonlite 2000". They also still make composite
kayaks, but they are a hybrid utilizing a Thermoplastic skin in place
of Gel Coat with a glass and Kevlar interior structure that is vacuum
bagged, creating a stiffer, lighter and stronger structure than straight
Spanish maker of composite kayaks and paddles.
Andrishok Custom Wood Kayaks
Custom-made wood kayaks.
Makes recreational, sit-on-top and fishing kayaks.
Produces racing, touring and recreational boats and paddles.
Full line of polyethylene whitewater kayaks.
Makes kayaks, surfboats and waveskiis.
Folding kayaks featuring nylon skin over an aluminum frame and urethane
New Zealand company designs and produces lightweight folding kayaks.
Makes skin-on-frame folding kayaks.
Offers one of the widest ranges of folding boats
Fujita North America
Manufactures and sells folding canoes and folding recreational and touring
kayaks (Formerly FoldingCraft).
Canadian Canoe Company
Offers a full line of touring kayaks.
Valley Boat Works
Kayak kits and kayak building plans.
Building plans and wood kits along with a lot of tips and information.
Builders and designers of traditional style kayaks and small boats.
Maker of sit-on-top and touring kayaks.
Makes several sit-on-top models.
Manufactures the Raptor 16, a lightweight high performance sailing/paddling
outrigger, stabilized by a unique pilot controllable hydrofoil.
Line of touring kayaks.
Manufactures whitewater and marine inflatable boats including rafts and kayaks.
Innova Kayaks and Canoes
Innova offers top of the line inflatable boats. They strive to provide high performance, light weight, compact and green-manufactured kayaks and canoes.
Maker of a wide line of wave skis.
Fiberglass and plastic sea kayaks.
Boat and Canoe
Makes strong, stable and unique resin canoes.
Several sea kayaks from Finland. Distributed through Global
A distributor of the TAIMEN folding kayaks in North America.
Makes composite racing, touring and folding kayaks.
Offers several sit-on-top and touring models.
Full line of folding skin-on-frame models.
A factory direct and authorized importer of Klepper folding kayaks.
Loon Custom Canoes and Kayaks
Wood strip kayaks and plans.
A China-based boat builder since 1986, is committed to the production
of composites flatwater kayaks and canoes, supplying all over the world.
Lincoln Canoe and Kayak
Makes touring kayaks in fiberglass and kevlar.
Paddlers designing kayaks that they want to paddle. Whitewater, Trekreation,
and Touring kayaks designed with performance in mind
Loki High Performance Kayaks
Manufacturer of the Loki R, a 39-pound, high performance Carbon Fiber
French maker of several new kayak models.
A manufacturer of roto-molded, linear polyethylene sit-on-top kayaks, models suited to everything from beach-front surfing to angling.
Touring kayaks in fiberglass and kevlar.
Producer of a variety of inflatable boats, rafts and water toys, including river boats and kayaks.
British kayaks and paddles.
Merrimack Canoe Company
Makes handcrafted, limited-edition canoes.
Murky Water Kayaks
Produces a diverse product line of composite kayaks.
Makes a good variety of products and accessories.
Fiberglass and folding kayaks.
Manufactures lightweight high-tech composite kayaks for all experience
Huge line of recreational, touring, whitewater and sit-on-top kayaks in
composite and plastic.
Wood strip kits and information.
Builds and sells lightweight composite canoes and kayaks. Their boats are handmade, user-friendly and can be custom-built. Available online or in person in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Manufactures a wide variety of composite ocean touring kayaks.
Full line of whitewater kayaks.
Plastic/fiberglass kits to assemble at home.
Woods Canoe Co
Offers a trio of sea kayaks.
Full line of sea and whitewater kayaks.
Northwest River Supplies
Online kayak retailer.
Full line of plastic sit-on-top kayaks.
Town Canoe Company
Full line of recreational, touring and sit-on-top models.
Wood strip kayaks, kits and plans.
Boats Custom Boatbuilding
Custom built cedar strip canoes and kayaks, plans, course and accessories.
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