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Re: Launching: Sturgeon Nose Canoe

That's unique! Congrats on its adoption, and successful completion. Is it known why that shape was used? And, what's the logic of the strip sticking up past the skin, at the stems?

: In 2010 I was contacted by Harry W., a member of the Sinixt people
: who was interested in commissioning a traditional Sinixt canoe
: which, as it turns out, is a Sturgeon Nosed canoe.

: Today it was delivered to the very happy new owner. He is probably
: the first person in his family to paddle such a canoe in 100
: years or so. Follow the link for pics & more info.

: http://paddleandoar.com/notebook/snc/index.html

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