Chicagoland Canoe Base

Gift Guide


The Chicagoland Canoe Base has a wide variety of gift items to satisfy any paddler and accomodate any budget. Canoes and kayaks range from $500 to over $3000 while many products are priced well below that. Check out the suggestions below and pick out something for the avid paddler on your shopping list or stop in the shop and we'll help you select something they're sure to enjoy!

UNDER $10  
Tie Down Strap for boats 6.95
Nose Plugs for kayakers 9.99
303 Protectant 8.95
Customized Gift certificate x.xx
$10 to $50
Waterproof dry bags various
Path of the Paddle video with Bill Mason 29.95
Twitch 4 DVD 29.95
Prairie Tides Video - Building The I&M Canal- Best Film About The Building of Chicago 22.95
Chicago Filmmakers on the Chicago River (DVD) Chicago Filmmakers about Chicago River 20.00
Twig Kid's Paddle 24.95
Mohawk Canoe Paddle 24.95
Mohawk Kayak Paddle 41.95
Junior Bent Shaft Canoe Paddle 49.00
Twitch 2000/Still Twitch'n DVD 39.95
Stearns neoprene sports gloves 18.00
Delorme Gazetteer & Atlas 19.95
Paddling Illinois by Mike Svob 18.95
Performance Sea Kayaking video 29.95
The Kayak Roll video 22.95
Whitewater - Self Defense video 29.95
Retendo - Precision Play Paddling 29.95
Waterproof booties, NRS Kickers 31.95
Lotus Designs: Core Skin Short Sleeve Shirt 44.50
Gerber River Rescue Knife 39.99
Ritchie Model X-11Y w/ mounting Kit (Compass) 44.95
Sit Backer (Reclinable Cusioned seat for canoes) 34.95
Packtowl 10-20
Waterwalker (VHS) with Bill Mason 29.95
$50 to $100
Benchmade Ambush Knife 82.00
Lotus Designs: Core Skin Long Sleeve Shirt 51.00
Ritchie Deck Compass 69.50
Bending Branches Explorer paddle 63.95
Tilley Hats $50-$70
Extrasport Gold Label PFD 69.95
Delorme topo CD 99.00
Chicago River by David Solzman 19.95
Chicago River a Natural and Unnatural History by Libby Hill 16.95
Windy City Wild 39.95
Superior: Journey On An Inland Sea 40.00
Paddle Your Own Canoe 29.95
Time of the French 25.00


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