Gift Ideas for Paddlers

 

Whether you're putting together your note to Santa, or looking for the perfect gift for the boatbuilder (or boat lover) in your family, we're here to help. 

Gift Certificates

Gift Certificates

The Gift of Boatbuilding A perfect gift for the boatbuilder in your family! Don't worry about picking the perfect boat design, plans, tools, accessories, or boatbuilding supplies. Just select an amount in the pull-down window for a gift...

from $22.50

Discovery Kayak Seat Cushion

Discovery Kayak Seat Cushion

This excellent self-inflating kayak cushion is lightweight and contoured to fit. Made with a low-slip polyester fabric top and durable nylon oxford bottom. Includes Velcro tabs for hassle-free attachment.

$49.00

Bailing Pump - by NRS

Bailing Pump - by NRS

A compact and lightweight bilge pump is an important component to a touring kayaker or sailors gear list. This 21" long bilge pump from NRS comes complete with a float.

$19.95

Retro CLC Paddler Logo Tee

Retro CLC Paddler Logo Tee

We're turning back the clock with our Retro CLC Paddler Logo Tee! These are Navy colored tees with our retro paddler logo, screen printed in White ink.  (Printing is on the front only)

from $19.99

CLC Long Sleeve UPF 50+ Sun Shirt

CLC Long Sleeve UPF 50+ Sun Shirt

CLC logo long sleeved sun shirts provide UPF 50+ protection. Available with the CLC Block Logo or the CLC Paddler logo. Avoid sunburn and stay cool while playing in your home-built boat!

from $29.00

CLC Builder Logo Marquetry Inlay/Onlay

CLC Builder Logo Marquetry Inlay/Onlay

Laser-cut and engraved inlays or onlays of the CLC Builder Logo cut from a Cherry veneer. We have two sizes to choose from. Make your selection from the dropdown. Large: 11-3/4" x 2-11/16" (1/16" thick) Small: 5-7/8" x...

from $21.99

CLC Paddler Logo Marquetry Inlay/Onlay

CLC Paddler Logo Marquetry Inlay/Onlay

Laser-cut and engraved inlays or onlays of the CLC Paddler Logo cut from a Cherry veneer. We have two sizes to choose from. Make your selection from the dropdown. Large: 5-7/8" x 4-7/16" (1/16" thick) Small: 3" x 2-3/16" (1/16"...

from $21.99

Paddler Logo Patch

Paddler Logo Patch

Beautifully embroidered cloth patch bearing the traditional CLC "paddler" logo. Perfect to embellish a hat, jacket, or what have you! Also available in Square Logo design

$6.00

CLC Square Logo Patch

CLC Square Logo Patch

Beautifully embroidered cloth patch bearing the CLC logo. Perfect to add to a jacket, hat, or what have you. Also available in traditional oval paddler logo design.

$6.00

Canvas Bucket Tote

Canvas Bucket Tote

Canvas buckets were invented and used by the sailors and explorers who discovered America. Made from scraps of pre-shrunken sail cloth with rope sewn into the rim to hold the top open. These handy helpers still stand ready to offer an open helping...

from $45.00

Canvas Sun & Rain Hat

Canvas Sun & Rain Hat

Grab this bucket hat made of 100% cotton canvas to take on your outdoor adventures -- or a trip to town -- in style. A functional yet fashionable hat to add to your head-wear wardrobe. Perfect for travel - hat may be folded and rolled to fit...

$27.00

CLC Paddler Logo Tree Ornament

CLC Paddler Logo Tree Ornament

Bring an element of Chesapeake Light Craft into your home this holiday season with our Okoume plywood ornament! To add a personal touch, these ornaments are first laser-cut from 3mm Okoume, then hand-stamped with your choice of CLC logos by one of...

from $24.99

Waterproof ThermFit Gloves

Waterproof ThermFit Gloves

A good, all around performing waterproof glove designed for a wide range of sport and work related outdoor activities where keeping hands warm and dry is important.   ThermFit Gloves' outer shell  features a high performing...

from $31.12

NRS Deluxe Safety Kit

NRS Deluxe Safety Kit

Be prepared, be safe. The Touring Safety Kit will pull you through the common emergencies you'll encounter. For the beginner or the expert paddler, this kit includes a bilge pump, whistle, signal mirror, paddle float, paddle leash and a boat...

$119.95

Paddle Float (inflatable) by NRS

Paddle Float (inflatable) by NRS

An essential self rescue device for kayaks, the paddle float fits on the end of your paddle and acts as an outrigger if you find yourself in the unfortunate position of having to re-enter your kayak in deep water. Our paddle float is made of...

$45.00

Maryland Flag Paddler Tee

Maryland Flag Paddler Tee

Introducing our new Maryland flag paddler tee. This shirt flaunts Chesapeake Light Craft's Annapolis, Maryland heritage on a vintage gray shirt. (image only on the front) 

from $19.99

Folding Anchor

Folding Anchor

Great galvanized folding anchor, perfectly sized for kayaks and canoes. Indispensable for fishermen. Comes with anchor line and a neat storage bag to keep goo out of the kayak cockpit when stowed. 1.5 pounds.  

$29.00

Mistral Hybrid by Grey Owl

Mistral Hybrid by Grey Owl

The Mistral is seriously underpriced for what you get.  The price-per-ounce ratio is the best anywhere.  The Mistral is really, really light thanks to the composite shaft, but you still get that great wood vibe from the cedar, butternut,...

from $205.00

NRS Deluxe Boat Sponge

NRS Deluxe Boat Sponge

This boat sponge works to remove that unwanted pool of water that manages to collect under your kayak spray skirt. Paddling in whitewater or the sea, this sponge will lift out sand and moisture from the bottom of your boat that traditional bilge...

$12.95

CLC Block Logo Longsleeve Tee

CLC Block Logo Longsleeve Tee

This is a white long sleeve tee, featuring our current block logo in red and white inks. The CLC tagline is located on the front, centered across the chest, while the back has the block logo, centered across the shoulders.

from $25.99

Neo-Nylon Extreme Spray Skirt

Neo-Nylon Extreme Spray Skirt

Combines the water-tightness of neoprene skirts with the breathability of nylon skirts for maximum performance in a touring skirt. Built to handle the range of paddling conditions found in big, open water, Extreme Tour's deck is constructed of 4.0...

from $107.00

Cockpit Cover - Chesapeake & Shearwater Std.

Cockpit Cover - Chesapeake & Shearwater Std.

Get one now, in a color to match your nylon spray skirt.  Keeps out rain and sun while cartopping.  In our "long term fleet," some of which have been on the road for over ten years, the interior cockpit fittings degrade substantially due...

from $30.95

Nylon Spray Skirt - Chesapeake & Shearwater Std.

Nylon Spray Skirt - Chesapeake & Shearwater Std.

All-nylon spray skirt built from sturdy urethane coated packcloth and seam-sealed. It features built-in suspenders and a large front storage pocket. The 1/4-inch shockcord around the coaming edge and a 3/4-inch elasticized band around the top of...

from $58.50

Ritchie Kayaker Compass

Ritchie Kayaker Compass

Don't think you need one on your kayak?  Even for short day trips, you'll be surprised how quickly you can become disoriented, since you're low in the water and don't have long sight-lines.  Following a compass course is good exercise...

from $65.99

Waterproof & Breathable Beanie Hat

Waterproof & Breathable Beanie Hat

A warm, waterproof and breathable beanie hat designed to keep you warm and dry in wet, cold environments.  Perfect for all types of outdoor sports & recreation as well as work settings.    The Beanie features a 100% acrylic...

from $23.38

Engraved Banner Plate

Engraved Banner Plate

Mount an elegant custom wooden nameplate on the boat you've built!  These banner plates are cut with your boat name laser-engraved.  We have two sizes to choose from.  Make your selection from the dropdown. Small: 2.25" x...

from $25.00

Creature Comfort Seat

Creature Comfort Seat

We think this is the most comfortable aftermarket kayak seat anywhere.  We first installed these in CLC boats in 1994 and it's been a bestseller ever since. The seat is built around a molded closed-cell foam "tractor seat" shape, a little...

$149.00

Camano Paddles by Werner

Camano Paddles by Werner

This classic Low Angle touring paddle has stood the test of time by combining the best balance of light weight, durability, and smooth forward strokes. Light swing weight reduces fatigue and signature dihedral/asymmetry creates smooth forward...

from $275.00

HighRise J-Style Heavy Duty Boat Storage Racks by Malone

HighRise J-Style Heavy Duty Boat Storage Racks by Malone

This high capacity wall system was designed to confidently hold kayaks, canoes and the like.  Constructed of 1.25" square steel tubing and coated for inside or outside installation. Fully padded for hull protection.  Includes Wall...

$54.95

The BoardRoom Heavy Duty SUP Storage by Malone

The BoardRoom Heavy Duty SUP Storage by Malone

The BoardRoom is the perfect solution to get your SUP's and Surf Boards up and out of the way. A rock solid wall mount rack. Powder coated steel frame with stainless steel mounting hardware. Rubber padded 27" long frame provides ample space for...

$54.95

Stinger - Load Assist Module by Malone

Stinger - Load Assist Module by Malone

Simplify the kayak transport process with Malone's integrated carrier/loader system.  The Stinger combines with Malone's SeaWing saddles with a modular loader that extends nearly 22" to protect your vehicle and safely load the kayak. ...

$104.95

Nomad TRX Kayak/Canoe Cart

Nomad TRX Kayak/Canoe Cart

The Nomad™TRX conveniently fits in most kayak hatches. Works best for transporting kayaks with traditional V-style hulls. Transport up to 150 pounds (68 kg). Constructed of tough marine grade aluminum and finished with a silver anodized...

$99.95

Nylon Spray Skirt - Wood Ducks & Shearwater Double

Nylon Spray Skirt - Wood Ducks & Shearwater Double

All-nylon sprayskirt built from sturdy urethane coated packcloth and seam-sealed. The 1/4-inch shockcord around the coaming edge and a 3/4-inch elasticized band around the top of the body tube ensure a comfortable fit; waist is adjustable....

from $56.21

Ferrules

Ferrules

Anyone building their own European style paddle will need a ferrule.  We offer stainless steel, and ultralight carbon ferrules for paddles.   75-0-75 degree feathering. Use the pull-down tab to select between stainless and carbon...

from $39.99

Cockpit Cover - Guillemot, Petrel & Night Heron Kayaks

Cockpit Cover - Guillemot, Petrel & Night Heron Kayaks

Get one now, keeps out rain and sun while cartopping.  In our "long term fleet," some of which have been on the road for over ten years, the interior cockpit fittings degrade substantially due to UV light while being cartopped, so we use...

$30.95

Your Brain on Boat Building Tee

Your Brain on Boat Building Tee

You're a boatbuilder now, which makes you a little different.  Show the world what goes through the mind of a wooden boatbuilder with this handy T-shirt, which is based upon decades of study by Chesapeake Light Craft boatbuilders. We have...

from $16.99

Tempest Paddle

Tempest Paddle

We've sold the Tempest for 12 years at least and it's a solid favorite year after year.  A great looking complement to your wooden kayak with walnut, bass, butternut, and cedar in contrasting stripes. The blade area is moderate for touring...

from $235.00

Cockpit Cover - Wood Ducks & Shearwater Double

Cockpit Cover - Wood Ducks & Shearwater Double

Fits over the kayak cockpit to keep out sand, rain, and critters. Nylon; available in blue, green, or black with CLC logo. Fits the Wood Duck 10 & 12 Kayaks and the Shearwater Double only.  Available in camouflage, black, and yellow...

from $30.95

Cockpit Cover - Shearwater Sport

Cockpit Cover - Shearwater Sport

Get one now, keeps out rain and sun while cartopping.  In our "long term fleet," some of which have been on the road for over ten years, the interior cockpit fittings degrade substantially due to UV light while being cartopped, so we use...

$30.95

Woodzilla by MAS Epoxies

Woodzilla by MAS Epoxies

Woodzilla is an easy-to-use, wood-colored epoxy cartridge from MAS Epoxies. Fast Curing, translucent paste epoxy with unlimited bonding, sealing and filling applications. For use by professionals, homeowners and DIY Hobbyists. Formulated with...

$23.09

Adjustable Footbraces by Smart Track

Adjustable Footbraces by Smart Track

Ergonomically designed foot braces that uses the Smart Track foot adjustment system.  These braces have rails made from tough, rigid plastic.  Easily adjusted from inside the cockpit.  Mounting holes are set at the standard 14.5"...

$45.00

C-Clamps

C-Clamps

Light duty, drop forged C-Clamps, with galvanized finish.   Available in two different sizes.  What can we say?  A boatbuilder can never have enough clamps.  These 2-inch clamps are great for kayaks coamings, and small...

from $4.99

Guide Canoe Paddle

Guide Canoe Paddle

By Grey Owl, this laminated cherry paddle with pear grip is great for long flatwater paddles. The traditional shape complements our Sassafras canoes. 54”, 57” & 60” lengths.  Watch how these paddles are made by hand.

from $80.00

Adjustable Kayak Cover

Adjustable Kayak Cover

These 100% polyester kayak covers are UV/water resistant with double-layered and double-stitched seams to protect against rips and tears.  Fully adjustable for a custom fit. Reinforced seams at high-stress areas. Light weight fabric with...

from $141.95

Happy Bottom Pad

Happy Bottom Pad

This molded foam "tractor" shaped seat with integral hip braces is firmer than the Creature Comfort Seat but very comfortable. Fits most CLC and many other kayaks. Glue it in with contact cement. Happy Bottom Pads are injection molded, a process...

$49.00

Deck Plates

Deck Plates

Screw-in plates (also known as inspection ports). They are available in 4" or 6".  Perfect for boats with bulkheads but no deck hatches; allows ventilation and access to small items. Handsome marine-grade black or pure white, with molded-in...

from $14.99

Waterproof Trekking Sock

Waterproof Trekking Sock

A mid-calf, mid-weight merino wool lined waterproof sock specially designed for extended trekking & hiking.  Offers a high level of durability, moisture wicking and warmth for extended use in cooler climates.   This sock features a...

from $28.72

CLC Cap

CLC Cap

Sartorial splendor. The cutting edge of fashion and comfort. CLC Paddler logo on the front. Check out our new colors; Light Blue, Navy, Khaki, Charcoal Digital Camo, Dark Gray and Burgundy.         

from $19.99

Sonic Back Band

Sonic Back Band

The new standard in performance touring back bands, the Sonic kayak back band seamlessly blends comfort, support and economy in a performance-engineered kayak back support.  At 6.5"-tall and 17"-wide this back band provides optimum back...

$39.00

Folding Paddle Clip 1-3/4

Folding Paddle Clip 1-3/4"

Kayak Folding Paddle Clips are most commonly used for paddles.  Includes Two (2) Paddle Clips.

$4.95

CLC Logo Mug

CLC Logo Mug

These mugs will evoke a cozy feeling when you start your day with a cup of joe or celebrate the completion of your boat build. Made of vitrified china with your choice of CLC Logo on one side this will likely become your go-to mug at home, office,...

from $14.99

Folding Paddle Clip 1-1/8

Folding Paddle Clip 1-1/8"

Kayak Folding Paddle Clips are most commonly used for paddles.  Includes Two (2) Paddle Clips.

$4.95

Lashing Hook 2 Hole - Set of 6

Lashing Hook 2 Hole - Set of 6

Our recommended two hole lashing hook.

$4.50

Kayak Deck Fitting Double Loop - Set of 6

Kayak Deck Fitting Double Loop - Set of 6

Six (6) Kayak Deck Fittings, injection molded nylon.

$6.95

Hatch Lid & Ring - Round 4

Hatch Lid & Ring - Round 4" with Collar

Great as a replacement for lost or damaged lids, or as a new addition to your boat, Sea-Lect Designs Hatches are manufactured in the USA using the highest-quality Injection Molded Polymer.  Performance Hatches feature our unique two-part...

$39.95

Dry Bag

Dry Bag

Versatile and durable, your gear will stay dry inside these round bottom dry bags, even in adverse conditions. Shut out water by rolling down the top a few times and snapping the side release buckles together. Great for power boats, sail boats,...

from $19.99

Art Pro Epoxy

Art Pro Epoxy

Art Pro is an easy to use, low viscosity system that provides an extended working time that allows users to create beautiful, high gloss pieces of resin art. For use with pigment powders, alcohol ink and acrylic paints to create a wide range of...

from $59.99