Welcome to the Northwest Chapter of the Wooden Canoe Heritage Association (WCHA)


Exciting news!!!  The Northwest Chapter 25th Anniversary History Book is now available for order.  This full colour book is 100 pages of Northwest Chapter fun and friends.  Tons of pictures, stories, and quotes from our canoeing friends.

Order online at northwestchapter.picaboo.com and it will be shipped right to your door.

If you have any questions you can contact Colleen Hovey at colleen.hovey@gmail.com

Happy Reading!!
Northwest Chapter Book Committee


The Northwest Chapter of the Wooden Canoe Heritage Association is dedicated to serving wooden canoe enthusiasts in the Pacific Northwest of the United States
and Canada. The NW Chapter is dedicated to preserving, studying, building, restoring and using wooden canoes and disseminating information on canoeing heritage in North America.

The NW Chapter has two Events per year, the Spring Rendezvous and the Fall meet.  These meets typically will have a variety of canoe related programs and wood canoes, including Old Town, Chestnut, Willits, and other manufacturers.  Check out the Events page for upcoming events







Newsletter Spring 2018 is now Available




Photo by Mike Livdahl