The Native Watercraft Compass 12.5 Elite Canoe is an ultra light weight solo Canoe that is easy to maneuver on the water, and a pleasure to load and unload back on land. More than any other boat, this diminutive canoe can sneak into small spaces easily like few other boats on the market. The Compass 12.5 is the perfect alternative to larger and heavier traditional canoes. This series is constructed using Native Watercraft's elite composite material and wood gunwales making the Compass Elite 12.5 as nice to look at as it is to paddle. The low center of gravity seat setup leaves the paddler comfortable and stable. The Native Watercraft Compass 12.5 Elite Canoe also comes with the easy foot and first class seating systems..