H2O Canoe Company - Solo 16/6

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Weight 29 lbs - 46 lbs
Length 16'6"
Width 25"
Depth 12.5"
Bow Height 18"
Stern Height 16"
Rocker Bow 1"
Rocker Stern 0.5"
Optimal Paddler Weight (Low) 140 lbs
Optimal Paddler Weight (High) 250 lbs
Max Capacity 320 lbs
Canoe Shape Asymmetrical
Hull Bottom Semi-arched
Hull Sides Tumble-home
Bow Shape Flared
Keel NA

H2O Canoe Company Solo 16/6 Canoe


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The H2O Solo 16/6 is a multi-purpose, solo canoe with a good blend of stability, efficiency and capacity to satisfy a wide range of skill levels from novice to advanced.

Being the larger boat in the solo series that includes the Solo 14/6, this canoe features a longer waterline, narrower width, finely flared ends and efficiently designed hull offer paddlers a straight tracking canoe with exceptional glide.

The Solo 16/6 couples a sleek asymmetrical profile with tumble-home sides produce a very distinctive looking, performance-oriented craft. A slightly rockered bow and stern enhance maneuverability and shed waves to provide a dry ride.

Fairly wide and deep, H2O's Solo 16/6 offers good load capacity for extended trips, while its semi-arched hull makes it comfortable and steady for day cruising, fishing, and sightseeing.

"The H2O Canoe Company Solo 16/6 is a versatile solo canoe with a glide so smooth it's almost effortless to paddle!"


Great White North

H2O’s Great White North layups are built for the everyday paddler being both rugged and dependable for tripping or recreational paddling. To learn more about their build processes and standard features, Click Here!

  • Innegra Tuff - 47 lbs / 20.9 kg - $3195.00
  • Expedition Kevlar - 43 lbs / 19.5 kg - $3395.00

Helium Layups

H2O’s Helium layups are aesthetically striking and lightweight, making them perfect for tripping, back-country camping, and portaging. To learn more about their build processes and standard features, Click Here!

  • Carbon/Kevlar - 37 lbs / 16.8 kg - 

Brute Force Epoxy Layups

H2O’s Brute Force Epoxy lamination is built for the unforgiving paddler who demands a robust and resilient canoe. To learn more about their build processes and standard features, Click Here!

  • Innegra/Basalt - 41 lbs / 17.7 kg - $3595.00
  • Kevlar - 37 lbs / 16.8 kg - $3795.00
  • Carbon/Kevlar - 37 lbs / 15.9 kg - $3895.00
  • Carbon/Innegra - 36 lbs - $3895.00

Pro-Lite Layups

H2O’s Epoxy Pro Series are the industry’s leading layups for ultralight tripping and are easily considered the lightest, toughest canoes on the planet. To learn more about their build processes and standard features, Click Here!

  • Innegra/Basalt - 36 lbs / 15.4 kg - $4095.00
  • Kevlar - 33 lbs - $4295.00
  • Carbon/Kevlar - 33 lbs - $4395.00
  • Carbon - 32 lbs / 14.5 kg - $4495.00
  • Innegra/Carbon - 32 lbs / 13.2 kg - $4395.00

Note 1: H2O Canoe Company continues to advance their layup options to offer paddlers greater choice of reduced weights, improved strength, better abrasion resistance, and higher impact durability! Click here for a full snapshot of all these exciting and innovative layups!

Integral Composite Gunwale (ICG)

Black anodized aluminum outer gunwale combined with a Carbon/Kevlar composite inner gunwale integrated into the mould during construction. The result is an exceptional system, which is 50% stronger50% more rigid and 50% lighter than traditional aluminum gunwales!

Wood Gunnel Options

  • Ash: $650.00 / Cherry: $700.00

Hand rubbed oil, white ash, or black cherry gunnels fastened with stainless steel screws replace black anodized aluminum gunnels; the canoe's interior remains the same.

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