The 10 Best Wood Canoe Paddles
We spent 25 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top selections for this wiki. Being on the water can be relaxing, but trying to select and gather all the gear you need for a successful trip often feels just the opposite. These wood canoe paddles are an easy choice, however, since they're long lasting, easy to use, and appropriate for a range of conditions. We've added models that come in a variety of lengths, so there's something for people of all shapes and sizes. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best wood canoe paddle on Amazon.
November 27, 2018: Investigated models from popular paddle maker Bending Branches, selecting the BB Special and Cruiser Plus 11 for their all-around appeal blended with handsome styling. Also added several budget-friendly models, including the Crooked Creek 4-Foot and Shoreline Marine Propel. Although they aren't the most robust, they're fine for beginners and casual users.