With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option. The boat we test paddled had the lower seats in it. Caitlin Looby portaging into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in Northern Minnesota. You can also order the Keewaydin with cherry gunwales. At a streamlined 18’6” it slices through the water with ease, making it great for marathon racers and expedition trippers. Less effort to paddle definitely translates to a better trip. Swift Keewaydin 17. My first canoe was a David Yost design. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it … Item: SWI387-592800. The Keewaydin 17 is a lovely boat with nice, pleasant round lines, as you would expect from the drafting table of David Yost. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. Swift - Keewaydin 14 - Kevlar Fusion. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it … With the same lowered seats and narrower paddling stations of the 17, the Keewaydin 16 is great for lightweight weekend or week-long adventures and spirited solo trips. I love the canoe, however I have two minor issues with the canoe that are probably easy to fix that are a problem for me, both of these issues are due to the fact that I am a larger person. It all depends on your aesthetics. All of the reviews are created and written by paddlers like you, so be sure to submit your own review and be part of the community! Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window), Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window). I used it as either a Hire boat here in Knoydart or during my client trips in the UK. Sep 7, 2016 - The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. If I understand the construction correctly, the Keewaydin 17 at 38 lbs would have comparable or better durability than a wet bagged gel coat Spirit ll that weighs 54 lbs. Member. 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. Post Oct 01, 2008 #1 2008-10-01T20:31. https://paddling.com/gear/swift-canoe-kayak-keewaydin-15-canoe Swift - Keewaydin 16 Combi - Kevlar Fusion. 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 that can meet the needs of any paddler. The paddling stroke ergonomics were identical I knew after a short distance of paddling that I could paddle this boat all day long with no shoulder fatigue, strain and discomfort at the end of the day. It is efficient, like most DY boats, and while speed is somewhat compromised by the design, it makes up for it in predictability and comfort. I suppose I could figure out how to raise the seats myself, they are bolted on, but I have not attempted to do that yet. Secondary stability really good. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option. Choose from our selection of Canadian made lightweight Canoes, Kayaks and Pack Boats. Sep 7, 2016 - The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. Swift Canoe & Kayak is a leading manufacturer of high quality composite canoes and kayaks, built right here in Canada. Operates as both a tandem and solo tripping canoe . 14' Swift Keewaydin Solo Canoe, Kevlar/Carbon Fusion, Brand New - $2895 (Northampon, MA) Brand New 14' Swift Keewaydin Solo Canoe. Wolfgang Hölbling. Swift Keewaydin 16. Boat Shipping Policies. Price: $3,695.00 Availability: More Information. Prospector 17. To make it comfortable I just have to add a bunch of padding, but I like the look of the cherry and would love a solution from Swift. Makers Spec Designed by David Yost Length: 17’ Gunwale Width: 35” Bow Rocker: 1.5” Stern Rocker: 1” Centre Depth: 13.5” Hull Shape: Asymmetrical Optimum Load Range ~400-600 lbs. Check out a few other canoe recommendations below or explore all canoes to find the perfect one for you! I'm 5'8 162 so not huge either and I handle it just fine. Hello Everybody! Bid History for Swift Keewaydin 17 foot Canoe Auction Start Date: 12/06/18 3:14 PM ET Auction End Date: 12/20/18 2:30 PM ET Asset ID: 26 Number of Bids: 1. Swift Keewaydin 16 Combi or other solo/tandem canoe. Joined: January 30th, 2018, 5:46 pm Posts: 81 [quote="dadadrop"]Can I ask what you didn't like about the Keewaydin? 1) They say in their ads that they lowered the seat positions. Before You Buy A Boat Online. The Keewaydin is certainly not a speed demon, but it has perfectly adequate hull speed. 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. 33. The rolled in sides brought my arm in line with my shoulder. Now paddling into a 20-25 mph head wind with a 1-2 foot chop. 1035 Algonquin Outfitter Rd, Oxtongue Lake, Ontario P0A 1H0, Canada. The first time I used the yoke my arms were numb after walking 500 feet. Post Nov 03, 2019 #1 2019-11-03T16:00. It's fast as heck, but the initial stability made us a little nervous. These are contoured yokes and not everyone is the same size. … Swift 16 ft Kevlar Algonquin Canoe Kitchener / Waterloo 17/08/2020 Selling my Swift Canoe. Carbon Fusion - 26 lbs. Member. I am selling another Swift from my fleet. Boat Shipping Policies + Larger Image. With the same lowered seats and narrower paddling stations of the 17, the Keewaydin 16 is great for lightweight weekend or week-long adventures and spirited solo trips. 940 1.

Registered: 3/21/2016 Posts: 2. Initial stability was really good, much closer to a rec boat (Algonquin) than the Kip. My dog Lexi goes on her first canoe ride as well. 78 Reviews. For her it is a much more docile boat when compared to our Kipawa and we are gaining performance. 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. Aug 11, 2015 - Unveiling the Swift Chicot 17 alongside the staff from Salmon Falls Canoe and Camp Keewaydin. We tried this boat back in 2013. 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. I felt that the pattern was a little jarring in a natural setting. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. It’s part of the Carbon Tech package, which includes carbon seat hangers, thwarts, and end caps as well. I am sure that lowering them makes it more stable but it is uncomfortable and actually impossible for me to kneel while paddling in the stern for any length of time. 2) The contoured yoke is a one size fits all. Read reviews for the Keewaydin 17 by Swift Canoe & Kayak as submitted by your fellow paddlers. |  Depth: 14″  |  Price: $3,695.00, The article was originally published on Canoe & Kayak. With the same lowered seats and narrower paddling stations of the 17, the Keewaydin 16 is great for lightweight weekend or week-long adventures and spirited solo trips. 27 lbs.Comfortable adjustable Seat with optional lumbar support, adjustable foot braces.Can be paddled with a kayak or canoe paddle.Exceptionally light weight. 940 1. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. I went to test the keewaydin, osprey and shearwater and really surprised myself when I liked the shearwater the best. Brand: Swift Length: 17' Material: Carbon Fusion Colour: Black Carbon/Champagne Features: Carbon Kevlar Trim, Cherry Outers, Bow Sliding Seat Serial #: 00190-G020 Condition: Used Retail Price: $4795 Sale Price: $4295 Location: Algonquin For couples who want a fast tripping boat, or for small families in need of a lake country tripper, the Keewaydin … Makers Spec Designed by David Yost Length: 15’ Gunwale Width: 25,5” Bow Rocker: 2” Stern Rocker: 1” Centre Depth: 12,5” Hull Shape: Asymmetrical Optimum Load Range ~140-290 lbs. My wife, a small person, would like a front seat that is angled, front lower than the back, again the same type of kit might work.

This keeps your boat looking newer, longer, and offers a little extra protection. Versatile tripping boat . With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option. My opinion is that most of the center thwarts on canoes these days are just yoke-shaped objects rather than proper, comfortable, sculpted yokes. Embed these reviews on your site. I am selling another Swift from my fleet. To see available colors and options from Swift please click here (this will open a new window). Industry Capacity ~ 1100 lbs. Northern Keewaydin 17. I would think it's better suited for light loads and short trips with experienced paddlers. All of the reviews are created and written by paddlers like you, so be sure to submit your own review and be part of the community! 33. Again, an easy thing to fix.. Post Apr 06, 2014 #1 2014-04-06T19:37. 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.

This keeps your boat looking newer, longer, and offers a little extra protection. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option. Swift Touring Canoes. It was great, but we're looking for boats that can carry bigger loads (and our Newfie dog) so this one isn't for us. So on a return fall trip we stopped in at AO and tried a bevy of boats and confirmed my initial thoughts that we needed to get a Demoine. The boat did everything we asked it to do with little effort. Swift Keewaydin 16 Combi - Kevlar Fusion. 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. Before You Buy A Boat Online. This boat has only been used on either the sea or flat-water. I'm 5'8 162 so not huge either and I handle it just fine. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option. Rachel and Elle paddling in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in Northern Minnesota. 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. 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. Page 1 of 2 [ 16 posts ] Go to page 1, 2 Next Previous topic | Next topic : Author Message; akeating Post subject: Swift Keewaydin 16 Combi or other solo/tandem canoe. With the same lowered seats and paddling stations of the 17, the Keewaydin 16 is great for light weekend or week long adventures and spirited solo trips. 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. The carbon fiber sculpted yoke was the most comfortable without any modifications. 261. Swift Swift Keewaydin 16 Kevlar Fusion CKT Canoe . All this tech makes for a light, pretty boat, and the price reflects it. Length: 17′  |  Width: 35″  |  Weight: 36lbs. 261. 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. The colored Kevlar is beautiful. 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. Swift Keewaydin Pack Boats. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. Men’s Journal has affiliate partnerships so we may receive compensation for some links to products and services.

Registered: 3/21/2016 Posts: 2. A perfect solo canoe for smaller to mid-size paddlers or those who travel light . The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. It could be as simple as some longer bolts and a couple of pieces of cherry, don't know. 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. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. My gf and I bought a Swift Keewaydin 17 in Kevlar Fusion with the Carbon Gunwales etc. Canoe Guru. Please scroll down this page to see the current inventory. My partner and I suggest everyone go try one and keep an open mind. Bei einem Kanukurs am Ossiacher See in Kärnten versuchten Manfred und Georg erfolgreich den Wiedereinstieg in den Swift Keewaydin 17 Length - 14' Maximum Width - 28" Gunwale Width - 24" Waterline Width - 25" Center Depth - 11.5" Bow Rocker - 2" Stern Rocker - 1" Kevlar Fusion - 28 lbs. Category: Tandem Canoes Tags: canoe, Kevlar. Swift said it will include three boats, one at 12-foot, 8-inches; one at 14-foot, 8-inches; and one at 16-foot, 8-inches (which we tested). According to Swift, it saves as much as eight pounds per canoe, allowing them to add more material to stiffen the bilge. Shown in Kevlar Fusion – Ruby/Chappmagne with Aluminum Trim, Cherry Seat and Removable Cherry Yoke . David Yost Design.Kevlar/Carbon Fiber. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. We were able to grip the sides in a kneeling position like you do in a kayak and it helped with controlling the boat. With its high weight capacity and interior volume it’s also great for families who need extra room for packs, kids, or dogs. Item: SWI627-62064E. It is a great canoe and with the carbon gunwales and cherry trim it is an absolutely beautiful looking boat that paddles easily. If I had to pick just one boat to paddle this one would be it. Photo: A Swift 17' Keewaydin canoe perfect for longer trips. Posted: November 13th, 2018, 2:41 am . If it’s in the budget, it’s worth your consideration. This caravan is a 3 berth version sleeping a maximum of 3 persons inside the caravan. The boat is deceptively fast, on par with a 2003 and later Kipawa. 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. Please scroll down this page to see the current inventory. I am sure they know what would work the best. The colored Kevlar is beautiful. Carbon Fusion - 26 lbs. I was unbelievably surprised. Color: + Larger Image. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option. With an awning more people can be accommodated outside. Now the really surprising part. I could go through all of the nice things about this canoe, like the fact that is weighs 39 pounds and is awesome for portages. My first canoe was a David Yost design. There is some seriously impressive technology in the build. mattT. With the same lowered seats and narrower paddling stations of the 17, the Keewaydin 16 is great for lightweight weekend or week-long adventures and spirited solo trips. Description. *Please give us a call to discuss option and for pricing, 1-800-491-0414. 27 lbs.Comfortable adjustable Seat with optional lumbar support, adjustable foot braces.Can be paddled with a kayak or canoe paddle.Exceptionally light weight. Price: $3,745.00 Availability: More Information. That was until Brian suggested we try the Keewaydin 17, he said keep an open mind, it will blow you away, the 17 had just come out. I used it as either a Hire boat here in Knoydart or during my client trips in the UK. Sign up for our newsletter to get the latest adventures, workouts, destinations, and more. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a […] 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. SWIFT - Pack 13. 14' Swift Keewaydin Solo Canoe, Kevlar/Carbon Fusion, Brand New - $2895 (Northampon, MA) Brand New 14' Swift Keewaydin Solo Canoe. The seats are stained ash, with a curved cane seat that drops the paddler’s center of gravity by a few inches. Keewaydin 16. I could go through all of the nice things about this canoe, like the fact that is weighs 39 pounds and is awesome for portages. Paddling conditions on the lake that day were ideal for testing a boat, very windy, and choppy and calm water in the bays. Excelling in Fibreglass, Kevlar, Carbon. Paddlers of all skill levels will appreciate the ease of paddling and its straight tracking quality. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a […]

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Offline. It’s beautifully molded and light, but it’s a premium product, and therefore not inexpensive. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option. Industry Capacity ~ 425 lbs. I still have it and will never part with it. Something else we were able to do and it came about by paddling the boat. Color: + Larger Image. 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. 14' Swift Keewaydin Solo Canoe, Kevlar/Carbon Fusion, Brand New - $2895 (Northampon, MA) Brand New 14' Swift Keewaydin Solo Canoe. Certificate of Excellence . With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option. Post subject: Re: Swift Keewaydin 16 Combi or other solo/tandem canoe. David Yost and Swift really nailed it with this boat. I’m looking for any reviews on Swift’s Keewaydin 14 and 15 Pack Boats. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. The first stroke we took leaving the dock the boat felt like my Osprey. Shown in Kevlar Fusion, Sapphire with Carbon Kevlar Trim, Removable Cherry Yoke, Multi Height Pods and Cherry Seats . With it's mid range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option that can meet the needs of any paddler. After the summer of lakes and some easy rivers it remains relatively unscathed however I was thinking I would through some skid plates for some added protection as … Member. Swift Outdoor Centre . David Yost Design.Kevlar/Carbon Fiber. Swift Keewaydin 17 - Kevlar Fusion. 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. Moderator. Swift Keewaydin 14 - Kevlar Fusion. 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. When I got back to the dock my big smile said it all. 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. SHOP SWIFT. Swift needs to provide a kit to alter the height of the seats. You can also mix the heights. 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. It accelerates quickly in calm and rough water. At 58 pounds in fiberglass, it is stable and makes an excellent boat for the beginner day tripper. Swift - Keewaydin 17 - Kevlar Fusion . Bei einem Kanukurs am Ossiacher See in Kärnten versuchten Manfred und Georg erfolgreich den Wiedereinstieg in den Swift Keewaydin 17 Call us for our current inventory. People who paddled the Keewaydin all enjoyed the seats. Post Nov 03, 2019 #1 2019-11-03T16:00. Swift Keewaydin 16. Post subject: Speed of Swift Keewaydin 16 vs. Keewaydin 17. I purchased a Keeywadin 17 this summer with Kevlar Fusion, with Emerald over Champagne with Carbon Kevlar Trim, Cherry outers and Decks. Swift Keewaydin 15. The boss was very happy also. Keewaydin 17 Both Kevlar & Carbon Fusion Prices Reflect Carbon Trim: Gold Fusion Guide Fusion Kevlar Fusion ... the Keewaydin is the perfect choice. So the question for me is, "Contoured to whom"? The Keewaydin 18.6 elegantly satisfies the demands of marathon racers and family paddlers alike. The Prospector 17 is a favorite among both beginner and expert paddlers. I called Swift up and asked if they made different size yokes that I might purchase. For me the keewaydin and osprey both turned amazing which can be hours of fun spinning around but the shearwater just tracked so straightl. It is beautiful to look at but people have different shoulders. 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. SWIFT - Keewaydin 14 Pack . The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. Posted: November 16th, 2018, 6:00 pm . A wicked tool, just not the one for us. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. In a $3,600 canoe it wold be nice to have some small options to address these and the cost to Swift would be minor. 940 1. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. *Please give us a call to discuss option and for pricing, 1-800-491-0414. Loading bid history... More Photos Less Photos . I would have no problem selling this boat to a beginner. 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. Algonquin Outfitters See all 78 reviews. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want.

No Shipping before 31.8.2020!, Bootsanlieferung bis 100km Umkreis - Versand erst ab dem 31.8.2020! To be honest I never gave the Keewaydin 16 any respect when it came out, just flat out didn't care for the boat, never even tried it. We demo'd this boat at a demo day this year. I had a new boss up front for 2012 in the Kip and she was a novice paddler and wasn't too comfortable with the Kip's initial stability. Swift Canoe & Kayak. With a family oriented design, it is responsive, roomy, stable, and just plain fun for paddlers who need space for gear, kids, or pets. Wolfgang Hölbling. Almost a 5 Submitted by: paddler400121 on 10/5/2017 I have been paddling this boat for 4 years now at least 50 days a year. Loading bid history... More Photos Less Photos . Most Kevlar … Swift Keewaydin 16 Combi or other solo/tandem canoe. The Keewaydin 17 is a lovely boat with nice, pleasant round lines, as you would expect from the drafting table of David Yost. For access to exclusive gear videos, celebrity interviews, and more, subscribe on YouTube! This boat has only been used on either the sea or flat-water. Length - 14' Maximum Width - 28" Gunwale Width - 24" Waterline Width - 25" Center Depth - 11.5" Bow Rocker - 2" Stern Rocker - 1" Kevlar Fusion - 28 lbs. 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. The boat's initial stability is very forgiving to be able to say this, where as a Kipawa I would never recommend to a beginning paddler. 27 lbs.Comfortable adjustable Seat with optional lumbar support, adjustable foot braces.Can be paddled with a kayak or canoe paddle.Exceptionally light weight. One thing I didn’t care for was the woven carbon and Kevlar pattern on the gunwales. The Swift Corniche 17-3 SB 2002 was manufactured by Swift in 2002. 940 1. Personally, I want the best of both worlds, a light and durable canoe! This boat cut the wind and waves with ease and we didn't lose any momentum between paddle strokes. 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. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option. Before You Buy A Boat Online. 4. $ 2,195.00. David Yost Design.Kevlar/Carbon Fiber. Item: SWI455-9362H. Price: $3,250.00 Availability: More Information. See our wide range of Kayaks, SUP’s, Pedal Drive Kayaks and Paddling Gear. Swift Keewaydin 17 Swift Keewaydin 17. Dispatches: An E-Mountain Bike Expedition First Across Death Valley, Watch: GoPro Releases Epic Montage of Best Clips From 2020, How to Ski Every Day—For Over Eight Years Straight, Overnight on the Gongga Trail, Journeying to the 'King of the Sichuan Mountains", This COVID Winter's Best Skiing and Snowboarding Alternative Experiences, Splitboard Pioneer Will Ritter on the Sport’s Evolution and Allure, Utah's Mysterious Monolith Vanishes and Another Appears in Europe, We Ranked the Best Epic and Ikon Pass Resorts to Visit This Year, We may use your e-mail address to send you the newsletter and offers that may interest you, on behalf of Men's Journal and its partners.

Lightweight weekend or week-long adventuring canoe The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. https://paddling.com/gear/swift-canoe-kayak-keewaydin-16-canoe The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. I was thinking in my head that we would be changing to a Dumoine eventually because it is a much more forgiving boat. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option. Swift Keewaydin 17. mattT. 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. Posted: November 13th, 2018, 2:41 am . For more information please read our, Spend Some Time During Your Vacation At The Wine Bar at The Nell, How To Pan Fry Your Steak Perfectly — Everytime, Calphalon Has The Cookware You Need For The Holiday Season, 5 Stackable Dumbbells That Will Kickstart Your Weight Loss Resolutions, The 5 Best Hangover Cures to Get You Through the Holidays, This Fat Burning Supplement Will Give You 3x More Weight Loss. If you are a regular type person these things might not bother you. I take out my new to me Swift Keewaydin 14 foot pack boat. I went to test the keewaydin, osprey and shearwater and really surprised myself when I liked the shearwater the best. Page 1 of 2 [ 16 posts ] Go to page 1, 2 Next Previous topic | Next topic : Author Message; akeating Post subject: Swift Keewaydin 16 Combi or other solo/tandem canoe. I asked Swift and they told me they could do the gunwales in all black, which I would prefer. 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. The Keewaydin 17 was a model we made back in the early 1990's, but after retiring it for a few years, so many people asked about it we had to bring it back.… The Swift Keewaydin 17 on Vimeo Join Keewaydin 17. It is a great canoe and with the carbon gunwales and cherry trim it is an absolutely beautiful looking boat that paddles easily. One of the reasons I like canoes over kayaks is the seating position. The 17′ Jensen Recreation is the lightest tandem Jensen cruising canoe. It’s plenty stiff, certainly enough to keep the boat paddling efficiently. SWIFT - Pack 13. They told me, "No", they were all the same. For me the keewaydin and osprey both turned amazing which can be hours of fun spinning around but the shearwater just tracked so straightl. SWIFT - Keewaydin 14 Pack . mattT. Bid History for Swift Keewaydin 17 foot Canoe Auction Start Date: 12/06/18 3:14 PM ET Auction End Date: 12/20/18 2:30 PM ET Asset ID: 26 Number of Bids: 1. Please note that this information is collected through our own research and should only be treated as a guide and not for any decisions relating to purchasing, legal or safety etc. There are also different seat height options for this boat which allows you to play with the C of G (center of gravity), it's a comfort thing. Read and submit reviews for the Keewaydin 17. 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. Swift also uses resin infusion to keep weight down, but the most impressive innovation are the integrated gunwales which are chemically bonded to the hull during the infusion process. With its mid-range length and weight capacity, it provides paddlers with a multi-functional tripping option. The Keewaydin 16 is a nimble craft that has everything canoe trippers could want. Read reviews for the Keewaydin 15 by Swift Canoe & Kayak as submitted by your fellow paddlers.