Fretwater Boatworks2020-11-16T22:20:59+00:00

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Fretwater Boatworks is a small eclectic boat shop. On a mountain. In the desert. Far from water. We specialize in Grand Canyon Dories, their relatives, derivatives, and associated accoutrements. And random other boat like things. We blend heritage and tradition with newer ideas and crosscurrents, never doing it quite the same twice. We build them for hard rugged use, and we love our work. You can’t beat this place for fun.

You can’t beat this place for Fun.

Back to the Roots of Dorydom

November 27th, 2022|News|

At Fretwater, it's first class all the way. Well, since Fretwater Boatworks runs all its expenses through an American Airlines [...]

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November 25th, 2022|News|

We've often prided ourselves at how much we accomplish in the boatshop, on the river, and in our travels. Well, [...]

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