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THE CANADIAN CANOE MUSEUM HEADED
WHERE IT BELONGS: ON THE WATER
76543210/5.42+42*15)(2'+12*&02%$%%2+#04.4"2+'2*&02!545 .542 canoe collection, the museum features a dramatic waterfall,
Canoe Museum's new home adjacent to the historic Trent- 54 252*15 .*.+4562.(/5	2."5/2&0102.3.*+132)542&0512
Severn Waterway in Peterborough, Ontario.
creation stories. Visitors can also try their hand at building
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Ireland, the new museum, to be built in the shadow of the 0#01.04)02&5*2.*25326.(02*+20252+5"012 1.4"2*&02
70*01+1+"&2.'*6+)(2.66202)+/#1.30 2+'2*&1002/5.42 fur trade era.
components: a 21,000 square foot exhibition gallery, a
restaurant/café and a gift shop. That's a huge improvement In October 2001, the museum gained further prominence
over the museum's current home where just 20 per cent of .*&2*&02654)&2+'2
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its 600-plus paddled watercraft are on display at any one *&02!54+02&.32654 /51(20&..*2'05*10 27.011021 0532
time due to space restrictions.
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The new museum will also feature a 20,000 square foot
storage space that will be accessible to the projected 50,000 The decision to explore relocating the museum to an
to 60,000 annual visitors - double the current annual visitor on-water location in Peterborough was made at a board
numbers.
strategic planning retreat in 2007. Subsequent strategic
planning sessions led to the articulation and expansion
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earlier to when a committed group of paddlers and histo- 523*1+4"254 233*5.45602+1"54.5*.+4254 2+1(2*+51 2
rians welcomed the Canadian Canoe Museum collection re-situating, redeveloping and reinventing the museum as
to Peterborough from Camp Kandalore in the early 1990s. a national canoeing hub and a marquee tourist draw on a
From day one the mission was clear - to preserve and share new site on the water in or near downtown Peterborough.
the culture and history of the canoe.
Having already received major funding commitments from
&02.4.*.562#6542532*+26+)5*02*&02/30/2+42.**6025(02 the federal, provincial and municipal governments as well
03. 020501/05 2751(2+42#1+#01*2+40 22*&02!.*2 as an impressive $7.5 million gift from the W. Garfield
of Peterborough. However, before that property could be Weston Foundation, the project is in the midst of a public
developed, Outboard Marine Corporation (OMC), which fundraising campaign.
was closing its Peterborough operation, offered to sell its
+')0254 2'5)*+123#5)02+42+45"&542
+5 2'+122&02 For more information about the Canadian Canoe Museum's
existing buildings and infrastructure made OMC the best current facility and programming, and details of the relosite option at the time.
cation project, visit https://canoemuseum.ca/ 
Since then, the museum's exhibits have explored how the
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Canadian Yachting June 2020

At the Helm: Uncharted Waters
Special Feature: Canadian Cruising - There’s No Place Like Home!
Travel Destination: The Rideau – Living the Past Today
Travel Destination: From Montreal Fun to Lake Champlain Serenity
Power Review: Axopar 37 XC
Electric Power: Re-powering with Electric
The Port Hole: June 2020
Tech: Lithium Ion and Solar Power
DIY/Maintenance: Synthetic Teak Decking
Crossing The Line: Self-Isolation
Canadian Yachting June 2020 - Intro
Canadian Yachting June 2020 - Cover1
Canadian Yachting June 2020 - Cover2
Canadian Yachting June 2020 - At the Helm: Uncharted Waters
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Canadian Yachting June 2020 - 5
Canadian Yachting June 2020 - Special Feature: Canadian Cruising - There’s No Place Like Home!
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Canadian Yachting June 2020 - Travel Destination: The Rideau – Living the Past Today
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Canadian Yachting June 2020 - Travel Destination: From Montreal Fun to Lake Champlain Serenity
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Canadian Yachting June 2020 - Power Review: Axopar 37 XC
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Canadian Yachting June 2020 - Electric Power: Re-powering with Electric
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Canadian Yachting June 2020 - The Port Hole: June 2020
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Canadian Yachting June 2020 - Tech: Lithium Ion and Solar Power
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Canadian Yachting June 2020 - DIY/Maintenance: Synthetic Teak Decking
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Canadian Yachting June 2020 - Crossing The Line: Self-Isolation
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