Press Room

Press Room

Press Releases

Welcome to the Old Town Press Room. Visit this section for press information, news releases, and downloadable images for media reproduction. Please direct all media-related inquiries to Jim Edlund, Traditions Media, LLC. Also visit Escape to the Water, a blog for paddlesport enthusiasts. Thank you for your interest in Old Town Canoes and Kayaks.

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  • Predator™ Kayak Receives 'Best Boat' Honors

    July 16, 2013 | Old Town Canoes & Kayaks is pleased to announce that its new Predator kayak took home ‘Best Boat’ accolades from the New Product Showcase at the recently concluded ICAST sport fishing tradeshow… Read More
  • Innovative Old Town Heron Jr Wins Gear of the Show Award

    August 8, 2012 | Old Town Canoes & Kayaks, a paddlesports industry leader since 1898, is pleased to announce that its new Heron Jr kayak received an Outside Magazine ‘Gear of the Show’ award...… Read More
  • Old Town Unviels New Twin Heron Tandem Kayak

    July 1, 2012 | A truly unique kayak, the Twin Heron features a convenient, easily removable front seat and the advanced Auto Trim Hull™, which ensures proven performance whether paddled in tandem or solo...… Read More
  • Old Town Introduces New Heron Jr Kayak

    July 1, 2012 | Old Town Canoes & Kayaks, an industry stalwart since 1898, today introduced its new Heron Jr kayak. An extension to its popular, versatile and family-friendly Heron series, the Heron Jr is designed to be nimble and maneuverable for the smaller paddler...… Read More
  • New Twister Sit-on-top Kayak

    July 1, 2012 | Designed to perform in a variety of water this fun yet affordable kayak makes it easy to enjoy a day paddling with family and friends...… Read More
  • Old Town Introduces New Saranac 160 Canoe

    June 27, 2011 | Building off the successful launch of the Saranac 146 canoe last year, the Saranac 160 continues Old Town’s tradition of innovation, craftsmanship and performance. Boasting a greater carrying capacity and longer waterline than its predecessor, the Saranac 160 is an easy to paddle...… Read More
  • Old Town Introduces New Koru Canoe

    June 27, 2011 | A sleek fiberglass canoe with wood trim, seats and accents, the Koru blends classic design with modern day materials and construction techniques...… Read More
  • Old Town Launches New Stillwater Canoes

    June 27, 2011 | Storied models, from an iconic brand, Stillwater canoes boast lightweight fiberglass construction, handsome design details and hefty carrying capacity, all at an affordable price...… Read More
  • New Heron Kayaks

    June 27, 2011Versatile and family-friendly, Old Town Heron kayaks represent a new generation affordable and reliable recreational kayaks...Read More
  • Old Town Introduces New Saranac 146 Canoe

    June 21, 2010 | Old Town Canoes & Kayaks, a leader in the paddlesports industry for over a century, today introduced the new Saranac 146 canoe...… Read More

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YOUR OLD TOWN ADVENTURES

Minnesota River
tschablin1An early October solo trip paddling 5 miles up and drifting back down the Minnesota River. The Old Town Discovery paddled up against the current very nicely. The river was at 10 feet deep, which was…