alumacraft canoe review

I think they are around $450 now, buy one and make memories with your family! In my opinion, guys that own anything for more than 5 years have a brand loyalty and can’t give an honest opinion. Settling for something that does the job for the time being. If I buy I will probably get the 15 foot double ender as I will mostly motor and paddle it solo with occasional tandem use. Super disappointed in my purchase of my Alumacraft boat. Read reviews for the CO-17 Camper by Alumacraft Boat Company as submitted by your fellow paddlers. » Alumacraft Boats It is extremely stable, extremely wide, and should be considered a specialty canoe. Otherwise I was surprised how well it rides in small waves.

Bought my boat 2 years ago I I’ve not kept up with 2018 or 2019 model years.

Alumacraft won’t warranty it because they claim it was a rigging issue. I bought a 2018. What’s your opinion of this. We've escaped bears, hid under it in a tornado up in the Boundry Waters, run a few rapids (made a few dents there)and pulled each other around on inner tubes with a 4-horse Johnson (still runs).

In a month I will be picking up my 2019 Alumacraft Competitor. My father purchased this canoe for $375 in 1968.

Had some small things happen that are to be expected. These canoes are very heavy duty and can last a long time if you take care of it and don't run it into rocks. I wouldn’t however hesitate to own another Alumacraft. 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! I contacted my dealer, emailed some photos and within 3 weeks they had the boat repaired with new consoles and no cost to me. I highly recommend the Quetico 17 Alumacraft for anyone's outdoor adventure. My dad purchased a 4 horse Johnson the next year. Families. Designed to fail so you have to buy it again. Thanks in advance. Our boats range from pro bass and bay fishing boats to versatile utility/ jon boats for hunting and hauling.

I’ve said this before, most guys need about 5 boats. If your are interested I’lll show you the photos. I went from Alum to fiberglass back to alum and back to fiberglass. I’ve been out on Mille Lacs in 3 footers without issue. I’m plenty happy with how to boat rides, handles etc.

No, but at that price point I think it is very good. That said, if researching a brand I ignore anybody who doesn’t own what brand i’m looking at. But, if a Salesperson wants sell their product by ripping the competitor, I walk away and would never buy their product. All of this said, I plan to switch to a glass boat within a few years.

» Forums 4 person capacity. What’s working/not working as we go into Fall. Alumacraft Aluminum 3 person canoe with portable seat. ?to what Dutchboy said. Would I buy another Alumacraft? For example, the Alumacrafts I was running in the 90’s just would not hold up to the abuse I was putting them through on Mille Lacs. Ultimately we chose this model because it fit out needs best and it was the best value. Every boat is similar to a given wrench and not every job requires the same size wrench. As scottaheller wrote above “Is it the best quality boat in the world? It was MY opinion, you can believe anything you want. And warranty people at Alumacraft might as well be fired, all they do is turn down claims. » Community Read and submit reviews for the CO-17 Camper.

Equipped with 4 horse Evinrude 1977, this canoe will easily run through 12" of water or less. Fishing. » Alumacraft quality? The price new is very compatible with a new Radisson. Alumacraft's aluminum fishing boats are designed for both competitive fishermen & family fishing. Love the boat and have not had any problem with the boat or motors.

You must be logged in to reply to this topic. Yes, have one in the garage today. 2014 175 Dominator for me. This was also my first Alumacraft. Purchased specifically for a more stable platform for the family and to fish bigger water safer (winnebago and lake michigan). Otter Outdoors Vortex Resort Thermal Hub Shelter. My father purchased this canoe for $375 in 1968. Wounded Deer on trail camera – Warning Graphic !!!! I don’t run it enough nor to I get to play in a lot of other boats to compare. It’s a big headache. I'm in the market for a used canoe and found a reasonably priced Alumacraft QT-17W. I also ignore comments from new owners. 6 Alumacraft Boat reviews. Is a Double Blade Paddle Good in a Canoe? For example, the speedometer line dislodged and drenched my floor with water. Great condition. So is the competitior and trophy the same boat other than the gunnels? Great river boats at the time. I needed a big water glass boat, but settled for a used aluminum. It’s a big headache. RUN AWAY. Pros Everyone is friendly, there's always help if you need it.

Specifically the deadrise in how high the boat sits on the water? Great boat. Cabelas won’t cover it because they claim it’s a boat paint/finish issue. Then I will know if there has been any changes in their quality. The River That Flows Both Ways: Short Film Paddling the Hudson River, Patagonia Film: It’s All Home Water | A Northern Light. I’ve looked at Grummans but Alumacraft canoes look a little lighter and sleeker. Including 3 Alumacrafts. Owner says it is 61 pounds but doesn't know how old the canoe is. That may or may not produce a great boat review if you ask them what they think.


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