It floats!

Cloverdale Scout Marshall Whittaker enjoys a paddle around a small lake in Langley in his newly-finished and freshly-painted canoe.

Cloverdale Scout Marshall Whittaker enjoys a paddle around a small lake in Langley in his newly-finished canoe.

Cloverdale Scout Marshall Whittaker enjoys a paddle around a small lake in Langley in his newly-finished and freshly-painted canoe.

Earlier this year, Whittaker and his uncle Erwin Goeldner were among a group of nine Cloverdale 1st and 3rd Scouts and their family ‘assistants’ who built their own, 16-foot canoes with materials supplied by Fleetwood Rona.