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Enigma Prospector 16

A Versatile Hull Shape for Paddling a Range of Waters

Enigma Canoes Prospector 16 is a true all round general purpose open canadian canoe. Perfect for tandem or solo paddling on calm flat waters or some more adventurous whitewater.

£889.00 (RRP £989.00 - Saving £100.00)

Enigma Canoes Prospector 16 open canadian canoe in green the perfect all round tandem canoe for flat and whitewater paddling

Enigma Prospector 16 - Green

The Enigma Prospector 16 really is a one canoe fits all model
Comfortable solo paddling the Enigma Prospector 16 canoe
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Enigma Prospector 16


UK manufactured open canoe.


The Engima Prospector 16 is an amazingly versatile open canoe that is an ideal choice for anyone who want to be able to say 'yes' to amost any offer of where to go for a canoe trip. Whether paddling solo or tandem, the Enigma Prospector 16 is fully capable of delivering a stable and predictable ride and cover distances with relative ease. A great blend of manoeuvrability and speed make this an ideal open canoe for exploring a wide range of waterways from lakes to fast flowing rivers. Indeed, the Enigma Prospector 16 is equally at home running whitewater rapids or pootling down a slow flowing canal.


The triple-layer polyethele construction makes the Enigma Prospector 16 rugged and reliable meaning that you're not worrying about every little rock and drop in you come to. The 2 wood and web seats that are fitted as standard are comfortable, even over several days of paddling, and take very little maintenance. A carrying yoke, thwart and bow and stern carry handles complete the furniture and there are even handy grab loops already fitted bow and stern making lining, towing or just attaching painter lines so much easier.


Overall, the Enigma Prospector 16 is a great Canadian Canoe for all sorts of people and a superb canoe for improving your paddling skills.


  • 2 x Wood webbed seats
  • 1 x Wooden Yoke
  • 1 x Wooden thwart
  • Bow and stern carry handle
  • Triple layer plastic
  • Vinyl gunwales


  • Length: 476cm / 15'8"
  • Width: 88.9cm / 35"
  • Weight: 35kg
  • Manufacturers Weight Capacity: 455kg Optimum weight capacity may differ - please contact us if you are unsure about the suitability of the Enigma Prospector 16 for your weight

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Painter lines are ideal for mooring up in your Enigma Prospector 16 open canoe.

Painter Kit

2 x 5m lengths of floating rope and bungees to secure your open canoe for a variety of uses such as towing, mooring up and for use as a swim line.

Price £17.99

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Canoe Trolley

A simple to use trolley that is ideal for getting your canoe to and from the water or around portages.

Other trolleys are available

Price £66.95

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Feelfree 15ltr Dry Bag

Great for keep your kit or sandwiches dry while canoeing out on the water. A tough, durable waterproof dry bag.

Other sizes are available.

Price £17.95


Enigma Canoes Prospector 16 Open Canadain Canoe In Green




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Standard Delivery

The Enigma Prospector 16 is available for delivery thoughout England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland & Ireland.
Canoes and kayaks are normally supplied within 3-5 working days. Clothing and equipment are normally delivered within 1-3 days.


Collection - Click & Collect

The Enigma Prospector 16 is available for instore collection from Norfolk Canoes or from any branch within the Canoe Shops Group.

Our other stores are:

  • Bournemouth Canoes - Poole
  • Brighton Canoes - Newhaven
  • Cornwall Canoes - St Columb Road Nr Newquay
  • Kayaks & Paddles - Plymouth
  • Manchester Canoes - Warrington
  • Southampton Canoes - Totton

We will contact you to arrange collection upon receipt of you order.


Give us a call on 01603 747139 if you have any questions about the Enigma Prospector 16


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