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Old Town Saranac 160

Old Town Saranac 160

Old Town Saranac 146 & 160

The Old Town Saranac is an affordable canoe great for recreational trips on inland waterways, rivers & lakes. Available in 2 sizes to suit larger or smaller families. Both models come with 3 seats as standard with built-in storage in the centre seat.

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Old Town Saranac


The Old Town Saranac is the perfect craft for those wishing to experience paddling an open canoe. Its stable design, lower seats and sturdy build quality make the Saranac an ideal recreational open canoe to get you out on the water.


Coming in 2 distinct size options of the 146 and the 160 the Saranac is a great option for couples and families alike. Featuring 2 contoured seats and a bench seat with a handy storage compartment incorporated into it the Saranac has a lot to offer. The Saranac includes padded seats and back supports. Other extras include storage trays, cups holders and for the budding fisherman there are rod holders included.


The Saranac is an all-round recreational canoe ideal for families with some great additional features and can be easily transported on any standard roof rack.



  • Comfortable contoured seats

  • Center bench seat with storage compartments

  • 6" hatch (center)

  • Molded-in rod holders (bow seat and center)

  • Comfortable molded-in carrying handles(bow and stern)
    include molded-in flush mounts for rod holder or anchor system

  • Molded-in storage trays

  • Molded-in paddle rests (bow and stern)

  • Molded-in cup holders (bow, center and stern)

Dimensions - Saranac 146

  • Length: 14' 6" / 4.4 m

  • Width: 36" / 91.4 cm

  • Width at 4" Waterline: 34.75" / 88.3 cm

  • Bow Height: 18" / 45.7 cm

  • Depth: 13.25" / 33.7 cm

  • Weight: 79 lbs / 35.8 kg

  • Max Load Range: 700-750 lbs / 317.5-340.2 kg

Dimensions - Saranac 160

  • Length: 16' / 4.9 m

  • Width: 37" / 94 cm

  • Width at 4" Waterline: 34.75" / 88.3 cm

  • Bow Height: 18" / 45.7 cm

  • Depth: 13.5" / 34.2 cm

  • Weight: 89 lbs / 40.4 kg

  • Max Load Range: 800-850 lbs / 363.6-385.6 kg



Thermoformed Polyethylene


The Old Town Saranac are constructed from thermoformed Polyethylene which allows for a high quality canoe to be manufactured at a lower price point. Thermoforming uses a single layer of high density polyethylene which provides for a very durable canoe that provides better abrasion resistance than more expensive fibreglass hulls.




Old Town Saranac in green
Old Town Saranac in red



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We offer a delivery service for the Old Town Saranac to home and work addresses throughout England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland & Ireland.

Equipment, clothing and accessories are normally supplied using an overnight delivery service using a nationwide courier. Canoes & Kayaks are sent on a 3 day delivery service. Delivery times are estimates based on years of experience and we do not offer a guaranteed timed delivery service.

Online orders can be tracked online using the courier’s website – tracking details will be provided. We make every effort to deliver goods within the estimated time scales.

The delivery price will be shown in the shopping basket.

Collection - Click & Collect

Buy a Old Town Saranac online from our website and collect from our store in Newhaven, East Sussex or from any branch within the Canoe Shops Group. There is no cost associated with this.

Our other stores are:

  • Brighton Canoes - Newhaven, BN9 0DH
  • Bournemouth Canoes - Poole, BH16 5BW
  • Cornwall Canoes - St Columb Road, TR9 6PZ
  • Kayaks & Paddles - Plymouth, PL21 9RL
  • Manchester Canoes - Warrington, WA1 4RX
  • Norfolk Canoes - Norwich, NR5 0JU
  • Southampton Canoes - Totton, SO40 3SA

We will contact you to arrange collection upon receipt of you order.

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