Build these handsome canoe paddles out of black cherry, red oak and yellowheart using this woodworking project with detailed pictures.
Whether you are looking to build oars to attach to your boat or paddles for a canoe, you will find some great plans below. Oars and paddles are a unique item to build and you might even end up making an oar or paddle that is more efficient than the store-bought ones.
You can also customize the hand grip on the oars or paddles so they fit perfectly to your grip. These are also great winter projects while waiting for warmer weather or fishing season to begin.