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    Default Links to online Canoe Films

    This thread is for links to online versions of canoe films only. It is not for chat, just as a reference resource.
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    Now doing for dog owners what I inflicted on canoeists
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    Inspirational!



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    Mind-blowing!



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    In 1948, Robert Flaherty was working on "The Louisiana Story." He was searching for a small boat, or "pirogue" for his young hero. Flaherty soon became aware that pirogue-making was a disappearing art. Finally, when he found Ebdon Allemon, a Cajun craftsman, he persuaded him to make the pirogue. It may well have been the last piroque made in Louisiana. This is a record of that event.

    http://www.folkstreams.net/film,188



    one still builds dugouts in Europe in Latvia
    has to see the beginning of the video one




    an other video ! this is a old version have a look it's very interesting
    http://vstr1.nebula.fi/?id=1785532-1...&r=640&a=1&p=1

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    Finding Farley - A one hour film about a family travelling across Canada by canoe:

    http://www.nfb.ca/playlists/canada-d...inding_farley/
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    Ray Mears builds a birch bark canoe (you might need to download veoh player, its free)

    http://www.veoh.com/watch/v6270921P9...irchbark+Canoe
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    Bill Mason film, Song of the Paddle, he and his family go canoe camping:

    http://www.nfb.ca/film/song_of_the_paddle
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    Bill Mason film, Waterwalker. For my money, about as good as it gets:

    http://www.nfb.ca/film/waterwalker
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    César's Bark Canoe (1971). One hour film documenting the building of a birch bark canoe.
    Last edited by sohojacques; 21st-March-2012 at 03:10 AM.

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    Default Canoeing Across Canada

    Another excellent vid.

    I’m sure this one has been linked on a previous thread before, many moons ago!



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    Les stroud - Snowshoes and Solitude.



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    Default The Back River, 2009

    A 20 minute documentary about a 45 day canoe trip down the Back River to the Arctic Ocean in 2009.



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    Default APP - Booth and Pen lake area

    Another enjoyable video to watch!



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    A superb video, filmed within the Rogen N.P in Sweden.



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    Default Algonquin Park / Booth and Pen lake area / Spring 2011

    Another excellent vid!



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    Default Traveling with Shishcan-Chiman



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    You can find out more at http://www.sidetracked.co.uk/edition-04/amazon.php

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    Lots of tongue in cheek films from Kevin Callan:
    http://www.youtube.com/user/KCHappyCamper/

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    Okay, here goes. This is my first try at posting a video. Hoefully all goes well.

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    This is a documentary about a guy spending a year traveling round scandinavia by canoe and with his dog. Good stuff.
    This is part one but if you follow the links you should find the rest.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQMHKWfnDzo

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    Here is another video with what seems like a killer portage. Canoeing in scandinavia
    Enjoy

    http://vimeo.com/36356414

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    Nordkalotten 365 Lars Monsen Episode 1

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3OeHX...eature=related

    Great "solo" trip at the Polar Circle

    Don't be put off if you don't speak the language... the scenery and activity speak for themselves.

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    Default Sig Olson's "Wilderness Canoe Country" pt. 1



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    Default Sig Olson's "Wilderness Canoe Country" pt. 2



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    Default Sig Olson's Wilderness Canoe Country pt. 3



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    Default Sig Olson's Wilderness Canoe Country pt. 4



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    Default The Singing Wilderness excerpt



    Excerpt from the documentary on the life of Sigurd F. Olson and the meaning of wilderness. This is a work-in-progress, seeking funding. Olson (1899-1982) was a wilderness writer, canoe guide and conservationist and the title comes from his first book of essays, published in 1956. Olson believed that contact with wilderness was vital to the health of the human spirit. Among his many accomplishments, he was largely responsible for the preservation of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northern Minnesota and played a major role in the creation of the Wilderness Act of 1964.

    Director and cinematographer: Peter Olsen

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    Default Boundary Waters

    Another sublime video filmed and edited by Alex Horner.



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    Inspirational family paddles

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    Last edited by Davy 90; 13th-February-2013 at 09:16 PM.

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    Default Karma Moose and the Redemption Trout

    Part 1



    Part 2



    I'm sure you're all going to enjoy this one

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    OK, a not-so-serious post.
    You can watch White Water Summer (1987) (starring Homer Simpson's favourite actor (Hmmmm) Kevin Bacon) for free on Crackle TV website. You could also find it on a Smart TV with the Crackle App installed. You will have to sit through a few ads in exchange for the free view.
    I FFwd'ed to the finale at 1h17m. A few minutes quite spectacular open boating on big water.
    If you are a Coleman owner and precious about your boat getting a few scratches, look away now!

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    Default Indian Pipe Hunters



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    Default Borealis



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    I can';t complain about my parients. But if only;- http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=Z3G18sBKsDo
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    Default Le Peintre, le canot et la forêt



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    Quote Originally Posted by scoutmaster View Post
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    Really nice little video, and I like the paintings too. Thanks for posting.
    Covering as many malmiles as possible before being distracted by the pub!

    Paddle Points - where to paddle

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    Look no airbags



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    Another vid from you tube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7qdpk_Ksvf0

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    Default Sunbeam Dreams and The Carolyn Jane - Part 1 and 2

    Truely amazing stuff...





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    Default Sunbeam Dreams and The Carolyn Jane - Part 3 and 4




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    Heres some great information if your just starting out. Clear, informative and concise.

    Path of the paddle, Solo Basic:
    http://www.nfb.ca/film/path_of_the_paddle_solo_basic

    Path of the paddle, Solo Whitewater:
    http://www.nfb.ca/film/path_of_the_p...olo_whitewater

    Path of the paddle, Doubles Basic:
    http://www.nfb.ca/film/path_of_the_paddle_doubles_basic

    Path of the paddle, Doubles Whitewater:
    http://www.nfb.ca/film/path_of_the_p...les_whitewater
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    Quote Originally Posted by scoutmaster View Post
    Truely amazing stuff...

    Fred
    Truly was amazing, thanks for posting Fred.
    Extremely well made and very professional. All four joined together would make a good DVD for when you just want to chill out.
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    Great find. This is what it is all about for me...

    First film I'd seen - I talked to Emma (the film Maker) just after she returned and had posted the film on Vimeo. I'd not seen the second film - great emotions and great spirit.

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    Popped up on my Vimeo WW canoe channel. Different atmosphere to our 'middle aged' trips



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    Quote Originally Posted by Davy 90 View Post
    Popped up on my Vimeo WW canoe channel. Different atmosphere to our 'middle aged' trips
    Dunno what you mean!

    OK, perhaps I do!
    Covering as many malmiles as possible before being distracted by the pub!

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