Birchbark Canoe Built by Acadian Mi’Kmaq

Over the past 25 years he’s listened to others who said they were going to build a birchbark canoe. He says they never built them.

It took about a week for d’Entremont to construct the roughly-14-foot craft. He started by laying the first piece of birchbark down and pouring hot water on it to make it soft.

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