ctrl down video player instagram facebook youtube pinterest twitter Home Menu Where Am I? Subscribe Popular
Northern Ontario Travel
The Official Magazine
Home > Experience > Outdoor Adventures

going alone?

going alone?

Make the most of Temagami

Smoothwater offers canoe rentals, canoe trip outfitting, pre-and-post trip accommodations, hearty local foods plus excellent trip planning advice.
Canoe rentals from $29/day

Get tips on how to become a skilled soloist

These short videos will teach you the basics.

Editor's Note: These videos are part of a series of "How To" productions by Rapid Media. Each video is intended to help you learn or improve your skills. 

Francis Boyes of Smoothwater Outfitters in Temagami offers expert canoeing advice. 

Going solo canoeing is a very rewarding experience. Discover which paddle you should us, how best to position yourself in the canoe and to to perform the C-stroke.


Whether paddling your canoe solo or tandem, the J-stroke will allow you to paddle in a straight line and control your canoe. 


Featured articles