greenland kayak paddles

REPLICA KAYAK PADDLES

Photos: www.traditionalkayaks.com by Harvey Golden

Here you find good selection of kayak paddle replicas. Different paddles, different shapes, different areas and different centuries.

 

replica paddles

1. Inland Chukchi: L.99-1/2″x 6-1/4″
2. Kodiak: 62-3/4″x 4-5/8″
3. Norton Sound: 64-1/2″x 4-1/4″,
4. Bering Sea Yuit: 60-3/4″x 4-1/4″
5. Norton Sound: 88-5/8″x 3-5/8″
6. MacKenzie River Delta: 99-1/4″x 4-5/16″
7. Copper Inuit: 86-1/2″x 5-5/8″
8. Caribou Inuit: 107-7/8″x 3-5/16″
9. Labrador: 137-7/8″x 2-7/16″,
10. Polar Greenland: 103-3/8″x 2-7/8″
11. Upernavik Greenland: 92-1/8″x 2-7/8″
12. Illorsuit Greenland: 94″x 3-3/8″,
13. 17th C. West Greenland: 84-3/8″x 4-5/8″
14. 17th C. West Greenland: 86″x 3-3/8″,
15. West Greenland (17-1800s): 86-3/8″x 3-5/8″
16. West Greenland (17-1800s): 79-7/8″x 2-7/8″
17. West Greenland 17th C.: 81-1/8″x 3-1/4″
18. East Greenland: 83-1/4″x 3-1/16″

 

replica paddles 1

1. West Greenland (20th C.): L. 6’4-5/8″ x 2-3/8″
2. Koniagmiut: same as no. 2 above.
3. Nattilingmiut: L. 8’4-5/8″ x 4-1/2″
4. Norton Sound: same as no. 5 above.
5. Bering Straits: L. 65″ x 4″
6. Koryak hand-paddle (1 of 2 per kayak): L. 14-1/2″ x 4-7/8″

 

replica paddles 2

A. Kotzebue Sound: L. 93″x 4-7/16″
B. Aleutian: L. 85-3/4″x 3-9/16″
C. Aleutian: L. 99″x 3-7/16″
D. Bering Sea: L. 5’1″x 5-1/2″
E. King Island: L. 95-1/8″x 4-1/2″

Read more about documented paddles and kayaks from history.