Canoe: Episode 10 - "Lough Allen"

This summer we holidayed at a log cabin at the side of Lough Allen in County Leitrim. More of a wooden "chalet" than a log cabin in my...

Canoe: Episode 8 - "Testing"

Two weekends ago I had a quick test to see if we could get the canoe onto the car. It just fits. It is a two-person job due to the...

Canoe: Episode 3 -"Inwales"

All the seams on the exterior have been filled and I’ve now made a start on the walings as shown above. The inner walings are glued and...

Canoe: Episode 1 - "The planks"

Our homemade canoe has been progressing. Cutting the planks proved to be quite tricky and required the patience of an adult. All the...