Boat Rental for 2022 Yukon River Quest

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Clipper Voyageur

This is a smaller voyageur. It may not be as fast as the super-tippy carbon-fiber boat that have raced, but it is no slouch and is a competitive boat

This boat is 25', 7.62m long, and is suitable for up to 10 paddlers, but no more that 8 is suggested.

See the manufacturers page Clipper Canoes for more details

yrq Price: $1837.50

Clipper Langley

This is a large voyageur, kevlar layup, suitable for up to 14 paddlers. The boat is 29', 8.74m long

See the manufacturers page, Clipper Canoes, for more information

yrq Price: $1837.50

Fast Kisseynew Voyageur

This is a fast boat suitable for competitive teams looking to win! Made to the YRQ specification, this carbon fiber boat is light and fast. Not for everyone, but definitely for contenders!

Price includes:

  • 3 training days before the Yukon River Quest
  • transportation of the boat back from Dawson City to Whitehorse

From Lister Sports

yrq Price: $3150.00

"Texas" Voyageur

This canoe is an absolute high tech racing machine. The so-called “Texan” Voyageur is a carbon fiber boat designed specifically for the Yukon River Quest by a team out of Texas. It is one of the fastest boats down the Yukon River between Whitehorse and Dawson City. No other boat can record so many victories in the YRQ.

This boat placed 1st in the Voyageur category with our team “Yukon Wide Adventures” and also 1st place overall, with a race time of 42 hours, 47 minutes and 8 seconds in the 2017 Yukon River Quest.

 

Included

  • 3 training days before the Yukon River Quest
  • transportation of the boat back from Dawson City to Whitehorse

 

Features:

  • 6 laminated seats
  • Spray cover in front and center
  • Single/dual bilge system

 

Technical Data:

  • Material Carbon
  • Length 854 cm (28 feet)
  • Width 96 cm (38 inch) at 4 inch (10 cm) water line
  • Weight 75 kg
  • Laminat

From Yukon Wide Adventures

yrq Price: $2887.50

Voyageur

This Voyageur is a safe canoe and the straight keel line gives it excellent tracking ability. Even at higher waves and wind, this boat is good and easy to handle. This is certainly not a racing machine, but its slightly rounded hull shape and running characteristics will make it quite fast. This canoe has successfully finished the Yukon River Quest several times.

This Voyageur canoe achieved a race time of 52 hours, 58 minutes and 46 seconds in the 2018 Yukon River Quest.

Included

  • 3 training days before the Yukon River Quest
  • transportation of the boat back from Dawson City to Whitehorse

Features:

  • 6 laminated benches for 6 paddlers
  • Air chambers in bow and stern

Technical Data:

  • Material GRP Laminate
  • Length 762 cm (25 feet)
  • Width 122 cm (48 inch)
  • Weight 105 kg (256 lbs)

From Yukon Wide Adventures

yrq Price: $1837.50

H2O C4

This C4 is manufactured by H2O out of Carbon and Kevlar. It has sliding steats fore and aft, and the two middle seats slide side to side

This is a superb boat ready to bring this class to life!

yrq Price: $1312.50

Wenonah Minnesota II

Wenonah Minnesota II, kevlar layup with red gelcoat

These boats are very competitive in the race. There is little difference in behaviour between this boat and the Whitewater II. Nothing to chose between then: take this one if you like red.

See the manufacturers page, Wenonah Canoes

yrq Price: $787.50

Clipper Whitewater II

Clipper Whitewater II, kevlar layup with white gelcoat

These boats are very competitive in the race. They differ slightly from the standard WWII made by clipper as the gunnels are a little lower to allow for more efficient paddling. Not sufficiently lower to compromise safety on the Lake

See the manufacturers page, Clipper Canoes

yrq Price: $787.50

Clipper Jensen 18

Clipper Jensen 18, kevlar layup with white gelcoat

These boats are very competitive in the race. There is little difference in behaviour between this boat and the Whitewater II. It is as fast on the river and flatwater, maybe a little faster, but slower in waves.

See the manufacturers page, Clipper Canoes

yrq Price: $787.50

H20 Slingshot 222 Canoe (Carbon)

The H2O Slingshot 222 is a high performance light weight canoe that meets racing criteria at Marathon and Adventure races around the World.

As the name suggests – it is considered to be one of the lightest & fastest canoes on the water.

Included

  • 3 training days before the Yukon River Quest
  • transportation of the boat back from Dawson City to Whitehorse

Features:

    2 sliding bucket seats
  • Foot brace in the back
  • Light weight race spray deck

Technical Data:

  • Material: Carbon
  • Length 567 cm (18’6 feet)
  • Width 85 cm (33,5 inch) at 4 inch (10 cm) water line

From Listers Sports

yrq Price: $1312.50

H20 Slingshot 222 Canoe

The H2O Slingshot 222 is a high performance light weight canoe that meets racing criteria at Marathon and Adventure races around the World.

As the name suggests – it is considered to be one of the lightest & fastest canoes on the water.

Included

  • 3 training days before the Yukon River Quest
  • transportation of the boat back from Dawson City to Whitehorse

Features:

    2 sliding bucket seats
  • Foot brace in the back
  • Light weight race spray deck

Technical Data:

  • Material clear Kevlar
  • Length 567 cm (18’6 feet)
  • Width 85 cm (33,5 inch) at 4 inch (10 cm) water line
  • Weight 22 kg (49 lbs)

From Yukon Wide Adventures

yrq Price: $1312.50

Verano SUP 13.3 GT

The Verano SUP 13’3 GT with its fantastic gliding abilities is a well-suited board for the Yukon River Quest. The large volume, the narrower design and 2 luggage spiders are perfect for carrying the necessary equipment. With long, parallel sidewalls, the board requires only a few steering strokes when paddling straight ahead.

Included

  • 3 training days before the Yukon River Quest
  • transportation of the boat back from Dawson City to Whitehorse

Features:

  • inflatable SUP
  • Cruiser / Tourer
  • 2 Luggage Spiders
  • 1 Air chamber

Technical Data:

  • Drop-Stitch PVC Double Layer Material
  • Length 405 cm (13’3 feet)
  • Width 80 cm (31,5 inch)
  • Thickness 15 cm (6 inch)
  • Weight 15 kg (33 lbs)
  • Capacity 150 kg (330 lbs)

From Yukon Wide Adventures

yrq Price: $787.50

WK 640 K2 Sport

This double kayak is a fantastic combination of speed in relation to the volume of the boat. The difference to the expedition variant is that the seats are closer together and the middle storage space is thus eliminated. Because of the shape and dimensions of the bottom, this boat is really fast and the perfect boat for marathons and other long distance races. It has relatively low deck for a double and therefore there is enough comfort for shorter paddlers as well.

This boat placed 1st in the K2 mixed category in the 2017 Yukon River Quest.

Included

  • 3 training days before the Yukon River Quest
  • transportation of the boat back from Dawson City to Whitehorse

Features:

  • 2 Deck boxes
  • Storage front 43 Litre
  • Storage back 130 Litre
  • Laminated seats
  • Perimeter/safety lines
  • Carry handles
  • Sliding footrest
  • Steering pedals back
  • Steering pedals front and back ($100 surcharges)

Technical Data:

  • Material Carbon/Kevlar
  • Length 640 cm
  • Width 66 cm
  • Weight 33 kg
  • Volume 631 Litre
  • Cockpit 2 = 76 x 40 cm
  • Laminate Sandwich

From Yukon Wide Adventures

yrq Price: $1575.00

WK 640 K2 Expedition

This double kayak is a fantastic combination of speed in relation to the volume of the boat. Thanks to the middle compartment this boat has more dry storage space than the majority of doubles. Because of the shape and dimensions of the bottom, this boat is really fast and the perfect boat for marathons and other long distance races. It has relatively low deck for a double and therefore there is enough comfort for shorter paddlers as well.

This boat placed 1st in the K2 men category and also 1st place overall in K2’s in the 2017 Yukon River Quest.

Included

  • 3 training days before the Yukon River Quest
  • transportation of the boat back from Dawson City to Whitehorse

Features:

  • Storage front 43 Litre
  • Storage middle 114 Litrev
  • Storage back 130 Litre
  • Laminated seats
  • Perimeter/safety lines
  • Carry handles
  • Sliding footrest
  • Steering pedals back
  • Steering pedals front and back ($100 surcharges)

Technical Data:

  • Material GRP
  • Length 640 cm
  • Width 66 cm
  • Weight 38 kg
  • Volume 631 Litre
  • Cockpit 2 = 76 x 40 cm
  • Laminate Sandwich

From Yukon Wide Adventures

yrq Price: $1417.50

Prijon Barracuda RS

The Barracuda RS is a very fast kayak for ambitious paddlers. The boat has been specially designed for racing marathons and long distance- competitions with small amount of luggage. Due to its slim form combined with a small rocker together with a pronounced V-spant, the Barracuda RS is the roadster among the Prijon kayaks. High speeds can also be achieved over long distances.

Thomas de Jager took second place with the Barracuda RS in 2014, third place in 2015 and 2016.

Included

  • 3 training days before the Yukon River Quest
  • transportation of the boat back from Dawson City to Whitehorse

Features:

  • Deck Box
  • Foreclosure behind
  • Storage rear 99 Litre
  • Laminated seat with backrest belt
  • Cover net front
  • Carry handles
  • Sliding footrest
  • Steering rudder

Technical Data:

  • Material GRP
  • Length 518 cm
  • Width 55 cm
  • Weight 19 kg
  • Volume 335 Litre
  • Paddler weight 60-100 kg
  • Max. load capacity 115 kg
  • Cockpit 3 = 88 x 45 cm

From Yukon Wide Adventures

yrq Price: $1050.00

Prijon Marlin Prilite

The elegant, stretched lines make the Marlin Prilite an ideal long-distance boat. The Marlin is comparatively resistant despite its low weight. Flat angles on the lateral surfaces provide very good control when edging the boat. Directions are hereby optimally supported, the boat is always stable in water. Safe forward gliding, fast changes of direction using the edges, everything turns out safely and precisely.

Its very comfortable seating is absolutely suited for longer distances.

This kayak achieved a race time of 56 hours, 19 minutes and 39 seconds in the 2019 Yukon River Quest.

Included

  • 3 training days before the Yukon River Quest
  • transportation of the boat back from Dawson City to Whitehorse

Features:

  • Deck box
  • Storage front 58 Litre
  • Storage back 108 Litre
  • Laminated seat with backrest belt
  • Cover net front/back
  • Carry handles/Perimeter line
  • Sliding footrest
  • Steering rudder

Technical Data:

  • Material PRILITE
  • Length 530 cm
  • Width 58 cm
  • Weight 20 kg
  • Volume 345 Litre
  • Paddler weight 50-90 kg
  • Max. load capacity 140 kg
  • Cockpit 3 = 88 cm

From Yukon Wide Adventures

yrq Price: $1050.00