Giesler Georgian Bay: 18 ft., 2007 Editor’s note: To the best of our knowledge, this exceptional Giesler has been VERY well cared for and has had minimal use since new. Please see the notes from the owner below.
“2007 Giesler Georgian Bay 18 foot runabout, custom seat cushions, custom gauges and steering wheel, walk through seating, 2008 60 hp Mercury Big Foot 4 stroke, matching trailer – all in as-new condition. Stored indoors for 49 weeks each year and used on Muskoka lake for 3 weeks each summer.
Price: $18,500 For additional details and contact information, please click on the link. Ad number pb834
Additional photos below.
The Giesler Boat Company, a family owned operation, has been creating cedar-strip canoes and runabouts for decades. The company’s light-weight, functional and economical water-craft are particularly popular with fishermen, camp owners and First Nations groups. A well maintained Giesler boat will provide many years of trouble-free boating. Enjoy the video below, (and note the Giesler for sale on our website, (ad number pb818 on the “Contemporary Wooden Boats” page).
LakeCraft cedar-strip runabout: 16 ft, 1955
Notes from the owner:
“The LakeCraft is a great “Go to town boat”. LakeCrafts were built in Bracebridge in the heyday. Rare to find one now. Know of one other. Found this one by the side of the road. The sale includes a 1957, 35 hp. Johnson found in a barn and restored by Stevenson. Mint shifter. I have the mounts for the split windshield and glass template. Needs the back seat done, but a very sound boat and a heck of a lot of fun.”
Price: $9500. For further details, photos and contact information, please click on the link. Ad number pb723
Notes from the owner:
“This classic 1952 Peterborough Cedar Strip boat called the Falcon has been totally restored and upgraded. Restored using the West System Fiberglass Epoxy restoration products; new keel; rubber transom cover; always stored inside before & since restoration. The boat comes complete with a New Easy Hauler Trailer with a spare tire & a Yamaha 9.9 Hp electric start motor. Additional features and inclusions are; custom made waterproof/SPF cushions & seat-backs; official reproduction Peterborough decals; lighting for evening safety; new battery; gas tank; anchor; fitted tarp cover; new bumpers and marine tie up cords. Also $60 can of marine red touch up paint. Someone who appreciates classic wooden boats will truly enjoy this treasure. The lovely Miss Birnie, she won’t last long!” Price: Asking $9,999 or best offer. For further details and contact information, please click on the link. Ad #pb688
Our newest listing: a Peterborough Zephyr, 14 ft, 1956
This versatile cedar strip comes complete with a 1952, 25 hp Johnson outboard, mechanically restored by Ny Marine in 2005. Also included in the sale is a trailer, canvas cover and gas tank. Price: $3,200 or best offer. For contact information, please see ad number pb648 on the Antique/Classic Wood boats page, or click on the link. pb648
Note: engine shown with boat is not the original Johnson included in the sale
We have been advised by the owner to reduce the price on this spectacular Peter Breen reproduction Ditchburn Commodore long deck launch. The original price of $250,000 has been adjusted to $200,000 Please see the description and additional photos below. “Beautiful contemporary design based on a 1929 Ditchburn Commodore launch. This boat is spectacular in […]
A recent visit to Brackley Boats in Gravenhurst, Ontario, provided a very pleasant surprise. Nestled into Paul’s restoration bay sat “Kittyhawk”, the early 1930’s Gidley day cruiser purchased by aviator Orville Wright in 1931 for $3,075.00. The boat was used extensively on his island property in Georgian Bay. After Mr. Wright’s death, Kittyhawk was active […]