Thursday - November 9, 2017 12:58 pm
The Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Museum (WCHM) in Spooner, Wisconsin, has signed paperwork and made arrangements to acquire three of Gene Jensen’s last cedar strip racing canoes from...   Read more...
Friday - November 3, 2017 8:24 am
The Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Museum (WCHM) in Spooner, Wisconsin, has received the donation of a 75+ year old birchbark canoe from Rochelle Lamm. According to Lamm...   Read more...
Friday - October 27, 2017 11:18 am
The 2017 Upper Great Lakes Regional Canoe Assembly was held on August 25-27. The main activities took place on Saturday in Memorial Park & Campground on the shores of Shell Lake in Shell Lake, Wisconsin. Unfortunately...,   Read more...
Wednesday - October 4, 2017 11:49 am
Dave O’Malley from Waunakee (WI) is the lucky winner of the 2017 WCHM canoe raffle. His winning ticket, which he purchased in Madison at Canoecopia, was drawn by WCHM Secretary Debbie Koehn during a ceremony at the museum on Saturday September 30th at 4:00 PM.   Read more...
Wednesday - August 16, 2017 1:52 pm
A tentative list of dry-land workshops has been announced for the Upper Great Lakes Regional Canoe Assembly on Saturday, August 26th, 2017, at Memorial Park in Shell Lake, Wisconsin. Here are the details...   Read more...
Thursday - June 29, 2017 2:38 pm
In one exciting week you and a partner will build your own Greenland Skin-on-Frame Kayak. And you keep the boat! Robert Morris from the Brewery Creek Small Boat Shop in Vancouver BC, and author of the illustrated instructional book "Building Skin-on-Frame Boats", will be teaching a Greenland Kayak building class at the Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Museum (WCHM). The class is scheduled to begin Saturday July 29th and continue daily through Saturday August 5th, 2017....   Read more...
Monday - June 26, 2017 4:08 pm
The Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Museum (WCHM) located in Spooner, Wisconsin, will be hosting the 2017 Upper Great Lakes Regional Canoe Assembly. This regional chapter event of the nationally operating Wooden Canoe Heritage Association (WCHA) has moved around the Upper Midwest, being held in 2016 in Marquette, Michigan, and other locations previous to that. The event draws...   Read more...
Thursday - May 11, 2017 5:48 pm
Here in the northland, Memorial Day weekend often signifies the start of summer. For the volunteers in Spooner, Wisconsin, operating the Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Museum (WCHM), it means opening day of their museum and the festivities of Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Day. So proclaimed by the Wisconsin State Legislature in 2010, the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend is always to be Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Day....   Read more...
Monday - April 10, 2017 10:53 am
The board of directors of the Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Museum (WCHM) in Spooner, Wisconsin, is currently seeking candidates for nomination for three year terms to its board of directors...   Read more...
Wednesday - February 15, 2017 1:40 pm
Alex Comb of Stewart River Boatworks (stewartriver.com) will be teaching a cedar and canvas canoe building class at the Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Museum (WCHM) in the spring of 2017. The class is scheduled to begin Thursday May 11th and continue daily through Wednesday May 17th.   Read more...