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    • Bear Mountain Boats Mentioned in Canoeroots Magazine

      Bear Mountain Boats in Canoeroots magazine, Nick Offerman, Summer Fall 2014

      We were so excited to see Bear Mountain Boats mentioned in the 2014 Summer/Fall issue Canoeroots magazine! In the article, Parks & Recreation star Nick Offerman discussed his Jedi-like experience filming our Canoecraft Companion DVD, he offers advice for paddlers wanting to build their first boat, and he shares his next project (hint: it's another one of our plans!)

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    • School Floats Student Success

      Liam Karkin’s 16’ Prospector cedar strip canoe.

      One of the many exciting developments in secondary education in Ontario over the past several years has been the introduction of the Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) program - a ministry-approved specialized program that allows students to focus their learning on a specific economic sector while meeting the requirements to graduate from secondary school. It also assists in the transition after graduation to apprenticeship training, college, university, or the workplace. I.E. Weldon Secondary School in Lindsay offers three SHSMs – one each in Construction, Transportation, and Arts and Culture.

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There is no other feeling quite like setting out on the water in a wooden craft... especially in one that you have built with your own hands. Take advantage of forty years of wooden boat building experience by creating your own canoe, kayak or small boat with plans from Bear Mountain Boats.