This Year, it's NOT Too Early

With unprecedented pressure on the Postal Service and other delivery services, it's not too early to plan for the holidays this year. To help you out, we have a few nifty suggestions.

We've got shiploads of great gifts for boatbuilders, paddlers, sailors, rowers, SUPers, campers, more!

Popular favorites, cool new stuff, from stocking stuffers to special gifts they'll treasure: we've got something for everyone on your list.

Plans & Manuals

Easier to fit into a gift bag than a kit; we're ready to ship the plans and/or manual for most of our 200 designs.

CLC Hooded Sweatshirt

This heavyweight hooded sweatshirt is perfect for brisk temperatures. Branded with CLC's recognizable paddler logo centered on the front, Heather Grey hoodie with the logo in Dark Blue, or Navy hoodie with the logo in Cyan.


Scale Model Kits

Choose a scale-model Skerry, Annapolis Wherry, or Northeaster Dory. These are terrific gift ideas, fun to build, and a great place to start small with a stitch-and-glue project. Perfect home or office decor, too.

From $109

CLC Tool Box Kit

The CLC Tool Box is a boatbuilder's interpretation of the classic "tab-and-slot" tool box favored by woodworkers. Easy to assemble, looks great, and the perfect size for a builders of small boats.


Laser-Engraved Nameplate

Grace the hand-built boat with a custom laser-engraved wooden nameplate. A perfect touch of class to crown the effort!

starting at $30

New T-Shirt Designs!

Some long sleeved options for cooler weather, too! Sartorial splendor. Check out the new designs. We have a great selection of hats, too!

from $19.99

Cold Weather Socks, Caps & Gloves

Warm, waterproof, breathable. Extend your boating season with some DexShell gear.

From $27.50

CLC Burgee

Every sailor needs a Chesapeake Light Craft burgee to stream from the mast or a post on the stern. There are 40,000 CLC boats out there, and our burgee signals that you know the secret handshake.


CLC Gift Card

The Gift of Boatbuilding, perfect for the boatbuilder in your family. Don't worry about picking the perfect design, plans, tools, accessories, or supplies.

from $25


We've got some great books on building strip-planked boats and kayaks, seamanship, DIY oars and paddles, and lots more. To be enjoyed by the fireside, dreaming of boating -- and boatbuilding -- adventures to come!

from $9.99

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Boatbuilders | Rowers | Sailors

Paddlers | SUPers | Campers