These rowboats are built from cedar strips and coated with fiberglass cloth and epoxy. It is a very durable and low maintenance method of construction. They are very seaworthy and safe and have been used in all kinds of weather in Lake Superior and around the region.
The one with the sail is 20 years old and has been used and abused by many people including kids. It has a single sail and rudder and sails downwind like a dream.