Several canoe builders listed on WCHA Directory (go to Ontario)....also see Wooden Canoe Builders Guild, http://www.wcbguild.com/
. My wood canvas canoe was built by Bruce Smith, http://www.brucesmithpaddles.com
, e-mail: email@example.com
, phone: (519) 826-9696 just north of Kitchener....he does restoration and is member of Guild (pardon my bias....Bruce is a friend....and great paddle maker too))....just finishing restoration on Peterborough Minetta....but there is also Pam Wedd (WCHA member and Guild member) near Parry Sound (Bearwood Canoes, http://www.bearwoodcanoes.com
, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
, fax: (705) 732-1680/ phone: (705) 732-1273); Roger Foster, Carlisle Canoes, (http://www.carlislecanoe.ca
, e-mail: email@example.com
, phone: (905) 659-0883/ Fax: (905) 659-0883), also Guild member and on WCHA Directory; Dale and Lynn Case of BenTTree Canoes in Haliburton, e-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org, phone: (705) 489-1771 (Guild member); Doug Long of Longwood Canoes, (613) 989-2856, e-mail: email@example.com
(Guild); Dave Alguire of Old Delta Canoeworks, 613 928-2850, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Guild); Dick Persson of Buckhorn Canoe, phone: 705-657-2601, website: www.buckhorncanoes.com
, email: email@example.com
(WCHA); Gary Hedderson of Madawaska Valley Canoes in Barry's Bay, ON, phone: 613-756-9502, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
(WCHA); Roy Allman of Huntsville, phone: 705-789-4005, website: http://surf.to/canoe
(WCHA)....another good one is Will Ruch, http://ruchcanoes.com/
, near Bancroft....
How much work is required???? You state minor repairs....and new canvas....depending on builder, you're looking at about $1600 for recanvas and refinishing (new varnish), possibly very minor woodwork....if requires more work ie., replacing ribs, planking, or stems then cost could be more....