Cover Shot

by Steve on May 18, 2018

A few weeks ago we provided canoes and gear for a photo shoot. I haven’t seen the issue yet but here’s a grab of the cover.



by Steve on February 12, 2018

Headed to Australia finally!


Deck Plate

February 11, 2018

New bling!

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Help Wanted

January 1, 2018

If you have some woodworking and finishing skills along with the desire to save old canoes drop us a line or give us a call.  We have one part-time helper but could use another or a full-timer. Something else we’ve been discussing is finding someone to take over the bookkeeping and admin stuff.  This would be […]

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Merry Christmas

December 24, 2017

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the shop elves at Ambrose Canoe Company!

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Crapped Out

March 25, 2017

The planer did. I guess we can’t really complain. It’s a Rigid bench top designed for a home shop and it’s about 12 years old so it has certainly done more than most. Smoke-checked the motor on a piece of 10″ wide mahogany. Took it apart to confirm what we already knew: dead.  So we’re […]

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February 9, 2017

Beautifully produced with stunning imagery and poetic narration, this film goes a long way toward explaining why we paddle (and build/restore canoes).   Sent by my friend “Downunda” and produced by our cousins in The Great White Up; truly a universal find!  It’s long at 26 minutes so settle in with coffee or wine. Enjoy! […]

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Another Cheemaun

January 29, 2017

Taking shape!

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Bending Inwales

January 28, 2017

More “bag bending.”  This time we’re bending new inwales under what’s left of the originals. 

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Bending in the Bag

December 20, 2016

We’ve found the plastic sleeve to be very effective in steam bending!

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