Handmade Paddles
Gift & Home


The Chief Louie Paddle Company proudly makes distinct canoe paddles that are individually hand crafted...not mass produced. Traditional craftsmanship combined with state-of-the-art laser engraving capabilities create truly a one-of-a-kind paddle.

They are made from pine or spruce, come engraved with the Chief Louie Paddle Company logo and finished with 3 coats of marine grade varnish.

CUSTOM ENGRAVING is available by special order.

When you buy a Chief Louie Paddle, you own a timeless piece of history. You can feel the strength and integrity of the Chief himself. You can see the elegance of the natural raw material that was salvaged from the homeland of the Cheslatta Carrier Nation, proudly hand carved and finished by the descendants of Chief Louie.


Canoe Paddles

All Chief Louie paddles are made from either pine or spruce and engraved with the Chief Louie Paddle Company logo. We have eight sizes available,

Miniature Flat Paddles

Miniature Flat Paddles

Miniature 'flat' paddles have become very popular at Chief Louie. Cut out from 1/8" birch plywood, these beautiful little paddles are the perfect gift for funerals, potlatches, acknowledgments, family reunions or any special event or occasion.

Care and Storage

Care and Storage

Your Chief Louie paddle will last for many, many years and countless, unforgettable expeditions if treated well. Treat your paddle like any fine tool. While the paddles are tough, they are made of wood and are not indestructible. Use common sense. Ke




Chief Louie Paddle Company 
Cheslatta Carrier Nation

PO Box 909, Burns Lakes, BC, V0J 1E0
Phone: 250 694 3334 x260
Phone Toll Free: 1-888-453-4441
Email Us: sales@chieflouie.com