West Hollow
Boat Company

New Canoes, Restore/Repair, Workshops/Classes, Wood/Canvas, Glued Plywood Lapstrake

Patrick G. Smith

6880 West Hollow Road Naples, NY 14512


West Hollow Boat Company was established in 1991 in Naples, New York. Builder of 4 models of canoes. Three of custom cedar canvas canoes in sizes 15ft.,16ft.17ft. and 1 model of glued lapstrake canoe- 12 ft. Also does repairs and complete restoration of cedar canvas canoes,and any wooden boat. Maker of canoe furniture- canoe bookcase, canoe wine/liquor case, and wannigans. WHBCO also builds small runabout wooden boats offered in two sizes. Offering several instructional classes in boat building and restoration each year. Pat is an instructor and director of the Adirondack Boat Building School at Historic Great Camp Sagamore, Racquette Lake NY. He is also involved with the Finger Lakes Boating Museum, Hammondsport,NY.