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Buoyancy Blocks and Bags

Fitting additional buoyancy bags or blocks into your open canoe is a relatively simply thing to do. Below are the best selling and most popular ways of adding buoyancy.

Canoe Buoyancy Bags, blocks and accessories

Easy to install Canoe Buoyancy Blocks for sale as a pair

Canoe Buoyancy Blocks

Easy to fit pair of buoyancy blocks for open canoes. Features include mesh storage pocket and strap for securing to your open canoe.


  • Mesh storage pocket on each block
  • Securing strap already fitted
  • Bungee cord storage across the top of each block
  • Plastic d rings for when lashing block to gunwales
Palm 3D Open Canoe Buoyancy Bag - sold singly

Palm 3 D Canoe Buoyancy Bag

Heavy Duty inflatable bow and stern canoe buoyancy bags. Available in a range of sizes. Features include d-rings for easy installation and dump valve.

  • Available in Sizes : 32, 48 & 60 inch
  • D Ring lashing points attached
  • Handy pocket for storing inflation tube securely
Canoe Buoyancy Block and Bag Lashing Kit for easy installation into your canoe

Lashing Kit

Complete kit for installing buoyancy blocks or bags into your canoe. Contains Pop Rivets, P Clips and Cord for fitting both bow and stern buoyancy bags or blocks and also fitting grab loops if you desire.

  • All parts needed to secure bow and stern blocks or bags
D-Ring Attachment point for installing buoyancy bags and blocks into open canoes

D Ring attachment points

2 inch D Rings attached to a Vinyl base via Nylon webbing. All stitched together to produce a heard wearing, relaible way of securing buoyancy blocks and bags into your canoe.

  • Dimensions: 5 inch x 7 inch - 12.7cm x 17.8 cm
  • Sold singly
Vinyl Tec 2000 marine adhesive for fitting canoe buoyancy bag or block D rings

Vinyl Tec 2000 Adhesive

Screw-top tin of Vinyl Tec 2000 marine adhesive. Ideal for fitting D-Rings into your open canoe.

  • Each tin contains a brush built in to the cap for easy application
  • 100ml tin

Additional equipment for canoe buoyancy

Pairs of 3 and 5 metre straps for canoe buoyancy bags and blocks

3 and 5 metre Canoe straps

High quality 3m & 5m straps for securing buoyancy bags and blocks to canoes.

  • 3 and 5m length straps available - SOLD IN PAIRS
  • Neoprene backed buckles protect bags or blocks
  • Strong and very easy to use
  • 25mm wide strap webbing
5mm Beal lacing cord for open canoe buoyancy outfitting

5mm Lacing Cord

Sold by the metre, this 5mm Beal cord is extremely strong and ideal for lacing an open canoe. Colour may vary from image.

  • SOLD BY THE METRE - Specify length at Basket page
  • Ideal for multiple uses when outfitting a canoe
Floating rope for creating grab loops when installing buoyancy bags or blocks into canoes

10mm Floating Rope

10mm High Tensile polypropylene floating rope. Perfect for grab loops when fitting buoyancy blocks, bags or just as painter and swim lines.

  • SOLD BY THE METRE - Specify length at Basket page
  • Great for use as grab loops bow and stern
10mm Floating line for outfitting open canoes

10mm Floating polypropylene Cord

10mm floating polypropylene line that's ideal for painter lines, anchor kits and when adding buoyancy.

  • SOLD BY THE METRE - Specify length at Basket page
  • Ideal for multiple uses when outfitting a canoe
5mm bungee Shock Cord by the metre for buoyancy bag and block fitting in canoes

5mm Bungee Cord

5mm Bungee Shock Cord for sale by the metre.

Ideal for outfitting your open canoe.

  • SOLD BY THE METRE - Specify length at Basket page