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Esquif 16' Prospector T-Formex Canoe: The Quintessential Adventure Canoe

Embark on your water-bound journeys with the Esquif 16' Prospector T-Formex Canoe, a vessel that embodies the spirit of adventure and versatility. Drawing inspiration from the iconic Chestnut Prospector design, this canoe is perfect for those who crave a blend of day-tripping agility and week-long expedition capacity. Its robust T-Formex hull makes it ideal for paddlers who navigate whitewater or seek a supremely tough canoe for everyday adventures.

Durable T-Formex Construction: Crafted from T-Formex, the Prospector 16 is exceptionally rugged and resilient. This material is known for its ability to withstand the challenges of whitewater and rigorous use, making it a top choice for durability and longevity.

Classic Prospector Design: With the traditional lines of the renowned Chestnut Prospector, this canoe offers a timeless design combined with modern materials. It's an ideal choice for canoeists who appreciate classic aesthetics along with contemporary performance.

Key Specifications:

  • Length: 4.9 m (16′)
  • Width: 89 cm (35″)
  • Depth: 35.6 cm (14″)
  • Rocker: 7 cm (2.75″)
  • Weight: 29.5 kg (65 pounds)

Stable and Manoeuvrable: The Prospector 16 excels in stability, easy tracking, and nimble maneuverability, especially in rapids. These qualities make it a perennial favorite among both recreational and expedition paddlers.

Versatile Seating and Trim Options: Equipped with comfortable webbed seats, vinyl trim, and a contoured ash yoke, the canoe is ready for long paddling trips. The optional wood trim adds a touch of elegance, while the Tandem or Solo Touring Outfit Kit enhances its functionality for specific paddling styles.

Available in Eye-Catching Colors: Choose between the vibrant red or green colors to suit your personal taste. These striking hues not only enhance the canoe's appearance but also ensure visibility on the water.

Ideal for a Range of Paddling Adventures: Whether you're tackling whitewater rapids, embarking on a multi-day expedition, or enjoying a leisurely day trip, the Esquif 16' Prospector T-Formex Canoe is up to the task. Its versatile design and robust construction cater to a wide spectrum of paddling activities.

Set off on your next adventure with the Esquif 16' Prospector T-Formex Canoe. It's more than just a canoe; it's a reliable companion that promises stability, durability, and classic style for your explorations on the water.

Esquif 16' Prospector T-Formex

Esquif's Prospecteur 16 has the lines of the well-known Chestnut Prospector. Ideal for canoeists who want the versatility and capacity of the Prospector shape for day tripping and week-long adventures. The rugged T-Formex hull is great for those who enjoy paddling whitewater or who just want a super tough canoe for everyday usage. Stability, easy tracking, and good maneuverability in rapids are what makes this canoe such a classic.


  • Construction : T-Formex
  • Length : 4.9 m (16′)
  • Width : 89 cm (35″)
  • Depth : 35.6 cm (14″)
  • Rocker : 7 cm (2.75″)
  • Colour : Red, Green
  • Weight : 29.5 kg (65 pounds)
  • Seats : Webbed seats
  • Standard : Vinyl trim, contoured ash yoke, thwart
  • Options : Wood trim; Tandem or Solo Touring Outfit Kit
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