The company was founded in 1945 in response to requirements of sportsmen, prospectors and cruisers for transport of supplies in the Canadian arctic.

NOR-WEST met the challenge from the beginning and is today Canada largest canoe manufacturer, offering more than 20 models.

In every NOR-WEST wood and canvas canoe, you are assured quality design and workmanship. When you purchase your NOR-WEST canoe you purchase the utmost in know-how design and years of reliable service.