Ben (1) Share. Wear your PFD! Replacing the wood gunwales on my 1982 Mad River Canoe. Price. Mad River Canoe Serenade AR 13. #D228 Mad River Explorer, Kevlar, Green 16’4” long, 34.5” wide, 55 lbs. Also available in 15-, 17-and 18-foot lengths. With assurance in its long history of proven performance, try this canoe as a family cruiser, Very water worthy, no leaks. Easy to portage due to light weight. T-Formex, Royalex. Number of Paddlers : 2-person. No rot, no holes or cracks, some scratches and gel coat nicks consistent with very careful use. Mad River's flagship expedition canoe! I own an Kevlar Explorer and Kevlar Malacite and love them both. I am thinking about a Mad River Explorer 14 TT. It is a capable canoe for flat water to Class III. Depth: 14.5 inches. Gunwales Material: Wood. Width: 33.25 inches. View all Touring Canoes . 16ft general purpose canoe for touring, rivers and family canoeing. In this construction, the Destiny makes a very capable river touring canoe. This canoe combines Kevlar® construction with the IQ Modular Gunwale system for the ultimate in canoeing. Home >> Canoe & Kayak Manufacturers >> Mad River. $4349 CAD. Mad River Explorer 16. Has original owner’s manual. 1996 model in like new condition. With assurance in its long history of proven performance, try this canoe as a family cruiser, Flat back canoe capable of mounting small motor or trolling motor. Kevlar® Lite Lightweight, lots of load capacity, suited to deepwater paddles separated by punishing portages. Give me the serial number (which starts MAD…)and I can tell you what MRC it is. This is a Kevlar Canoe made by Mad River. I think it was around 2000 that Mad River quit building composite canoes and the outfitters had to find some go to canoe manufacturers. In looking at various kevlar tripping canoes I see that the Q 16 is capacity rated similarly to the Bell Northwind kevlar and the Hemlock Eagle and only a little lower than the Q 17. Three 3 paddles also included. [ See more canoes from Nova Craft ] Explorer Carbon from Mad River Canoe. The canoe model is Explorer … Royalex Hull. The woodwork is perfect. I have not seen any differences in the quality on the boats with vinyl rails, but the new boats with the wood trim just aren’t trimmed as nicely as they were back in the day. Local pickup only due to item size. Mad River Canoe Explorer T-Formex 16. Hello, Looking to buy my first canoe. Is Mad River offering the Reflection 17 in Kevlar? Up for sale is a LIKE BRAND NEW never seen the water, storage wear only Mad River Explorer 16 Kevlar Canoe. I couldn't find rating on the Mad River Explorer kevlar or the Wenonah Spirit II. Price: $3,699 madrivercanoe.com. Weight: 57 pounds. The Explorer 16 Kevlar is a canoe brought to you by Mad River.Read Explorer 16 Kevlar reviews or submit your own review to share with the paddling community. Free local pickup. Do double-check the availability of the 17 in Kevlar. The Mad River Explorer 14 is a surprisingly great canoe. I paddle primarily solo, and have paddled a number of well known "great" canoes, yet when waters get rough, or flow downhill I always return to this canoe as my favorite. Timeless and Rugged. I thought MR was only offering Royalex Reflections, because the molds they got from Dagger were for making Royalex boats. Under $560.00 - apply Price filter. Secondary is also excellent. 16' 3" / 495 cm Aramid i.e. We-non-nah, Souris River and Bell stepped up and now Mad River is just coming back into the composite canoe in the last couple of years. 1974 Canoe Vermont ! Introducing the new Explorer 16. MAD RIVER CANOE QUEST … this canoe has been owned by my husband and i for the past 7 years and used on the dart river. Mad River Winooski in Glass w/wood trim. Mountlake Terrace, WA. £900.00. Home; Customer Service; Archived Catalogs; Archived Catalogs. $560.00 to $1,500.00 - apply Price filter. #C544 Old Town Penobscot 17, Royalex, Green 17’1” long, 35” wide, 65 lbs. Over the past couple years I’ve owned a Mad River Explorer 15 with IQ, a Mad River Horizon 17 with vinyl rails, a Mad River Freedom Solo, and I currently own a Mad River Guide (the forerunner of the Freedom Solo). Find great deals for Mad River Explorer Made With KEVLAR 16' canoe. Explorer 16 T Formex. Great for solo paddling or compact touring. When Dagger made the boat, it was S-glass outside, Kevlar inside. Watch; Mad River Explorer KX Touring Canoe -- top-end model with Kevlar hull -- Used. Customer … There is … Shop with confidence on eBay! If you are looking for a great family canoe, one to hunt or fish from or one to run the rapids, this might be the boat for you. About Mad River. It is a bit too far for me to make a trip to test paddle it any time soon. The canoe boasts a sliding bow seat and is perfect for a couple plus a child or dog or camping gear. 1981 Mad River Canoe T.W. In his backyard shed, our company founder, Jim Henry, began his mission to build a better canoe through innovative thought, design and materials. Ash wood cane countured seats and ash portage yoke. Length: 16 ft. 3 in. 1983 Mad River Explorer Kevlar 16' Canoe - OBO. Pre-Owned. Special If you are looking for a superior built, light-weight canoe, then take a look at at this Mad River 18' TW Special. Mad River Explorer 14TT. The Mad River Explorer is a highly sought-after canoe for its agility, durability and relative light weight. Length 16'4" Gunwhale width 34.5" Freeboard capacity 1100 lbs. With confidence in his abilities, he designed and built the first Malecite. Best Use: Canoeing. Used (normal wear) This tandem canoe is rock solid and in fantastic shape, especially for being manufactured over 35 years ago. Local pickup (13 miles away) Posted 11 months ago in Sports & outdoors. - Mad River Canoe Vintage Bro Two fold down seats, central fixed seat (ideal for child or two small children). $3199 USD. 2016; 2015 ; 2012-14; 2011; 2010; 2009; 2008; 2007; 2006; Click HERE for a PDF containing our Chronology of Canoe Production. Learn More. Seat Type: Webbing. He then raced – and won – the Downriver National Championship and the rest, you know. Fit and finish are excellent and it receives lots of compliments on it's good looks. Mad River Canoe Explorer AR 16. Kevlar® Expedition Cloth Kevlar® construction provides the best strength and durability, ideal for families or mixed water tripping. The very broad beam leads to predictably high initial stability. For more information on MRC's Explorer Series visit: http://www.madrivercanoe.com/product_subcategory/index/products/versatile/explorer_series Mad River Canoe Explorer AR 16. Mad River Canoe. Technical specs. Over $1,500.00 - apply Price filter. Mad River's Explorer is world famous for durability, stability and truly verstile performance. Looking for discontinued models or older catalogs? Mad River Explorer 16TT. Kevlar, Nomex, Twaron. 15' 11" / 486 cm Plastic Laminate ie. Designed my Mad River founder Jim Henry, and built with a "Kevlar 49" layup, she is both strong and light at 65lbs. Boat includes a removable motor mount. 55 lbs. Good condition. Mad River didn’t make a 17’ Explorer in Kevlar, they only made 17’ Explorers in Royalex. $800.00. This 14 is a sleeper, as well as being real eye candy. You are here. Free local pickup. Mad River still makes the same boat the same way AFAIK, and the price for new is double what the seller's asking price was. www.quintanna.com/mtnsports/madrivercanoe/2002/history.html This is a package including two bent shaft wooden paddles, motor mount and trolley. The Kevlar Explorer is 16’2". £1,150.00. $3399 USD. Just wondering if anyone had any experience with the 17 foot Explorer. That is an accurate description and it delivers exactly what is promised. Super lightweight Kevlar composite material so the canoe can be easily moved on and off the car and shouldered by a single person for a hike up to a secluded lake. Ash trim, cane seats, portage yoke Made in VT Used (‘02 Prod) Very Good+ $2495.00. Mad River Explorer 16 for sale at Alder Creek. $2809 CAD. But needs seat recaning, and has some scrapes on underside from from use, and bow and stern wood trim has rotted due to storage inversion. The Mad River Explorer 16 Kevlar canoe features carry handles that are shaped to fit comfortably in your hands ; Made in USA. Time left 2d 15h left. Mad River Kevlar Explorer purchased July 1995. Available with wood gunwales. These boats are amazing; they're super strong, light and paddle extremely well. Check out a few other canoe recommendations below or explore all canoes to find the perfect one for you! VERDICT: Mad River lists this canoe in the "Moving Water" section of their catalog and state that it is great for families. There is a world of difference between a kevlar Mad River Explorer (especially in that kind of shape) and your typical $100 canoe. I am looking to get another tandem (sold the ones I had). This beautiful canoe has warm inlaid wooden gunnels and “gold leaf” labeling on the hull. To qualify, know that I am a large paddler, 240lb, and strong. Mad River Canoes . Black Vinyl gunwales & decks Ash framed web seats, Ash portage yoke Like New (’13 Prod) Very slight use $1495.00 . There's nothing "antique" about it. $4089 CAD. Mainly half day light river excursions. Mad River Canoe Explorer T-Formex 16. 13' 1" / 399 … 1 bid . I found one of these used and considering buying it. $2199 USD. View the Mad River Canoe catalog archive below. The T-Formex Remake. Mad River Canoe Serenade AR 13. Royalex construction. FOR SALE - Austin, TX - Mad River Explorer 16' Kevlar canoe. This canoe is PERFECT for heavy figity loads (dogs,kids,excited fishermen) and is TERRIFIC for running all types of class I-II rapids. Jim Henry's original Explorer design is a benchmark when it comes to versatile canoes. Mad River 17' Duck Hunter Fiberglass Canoe - Rare. It was purchased in the nineties and has only been used less than 5 times on a private lake in North West Illinois. Lightweight for its size. Will be for my wife and small son. Mad River Kevlar Canoe - $1095 (Yankeetown) Destiny model 17' 6" Mad River Canoe in excellent condition. This canoe is a one-owner, and has been garage kept. Explore Mad River Canoe Make Some YOU Time Whether you're interested in canoe touring, tripping or an afternoon of fishing, getting YOU time is as easy as ever. Designed my Mad River founder Jim Henry, and built with a "Kevlar 49" layup, she is both strong and light at 65lbs. A package including two bent shaft wooden paddles, motor mount and trolley the ones i had.... 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