1099 Empire Boulevard    Rochester, New York 14609    (585)288-2830

Swift Prospector 16

The  Prospector design has been a figurehead of Canadian canoeing since the beginning, and the Swift Prospector 16 is our contribution to its legacy and rich heritage. Built from the foundation of a hundred years of dependability, the Prospector 16 has plenty of room for gear, surprising responsiveness, and stability that will put any paddler at ease.




Carbon Kevlar


Expedition Kevlar    47 lbs.    44 lbs

Kevlar Fusion          40 lbs.    37 lbs

Carbon Fusion          n/a        34 lbs

Optimum Load Range: 350-600 lbs.

Industry Capacity: 1000 lbs.

Hull Shape: Symmetrical

Length: 16'

Gunwale Width: 33.5"

Maximum Width: 35"

Waterline Width: 32"

Center Depth: 13.5"

Bow Height: 21"

Stern Height: 21"

Bow Rocker: 2"

Stern Rocker: 2"

Standard Options

  • Contour Seats
  • Contour Yoke