Little River Marine
Celebrating 40 years, Little River Marine has built over 10,000 Adventure Rowing Craft. Our rowing shells and rowing skiffs are hand crafted using fiberglass and carbon-fiber, the lightest and strongest construction method known.
Company founder Bill Larson, a former Master Nationals Medalist in rowing, designs our line and oversees all aspects of construction. Our boats are made in the United States at our home plant in Gainesville, Florida. Our knowledge in sliding seat rowing and lightweight construction far exceeds any other builder of this kind.
Rowing Skiffs & Row/Sail BoatsOur skiffs, such as the Heritage 15 or Heritage 18, are very stable rowboats that are perfect for exercise or family trips. Safe and dry, these boats are aesthetically beautiful and well crafted. Newest to our line of Sail/row skiffs are the Heritage 12, designed to be a great sliding seat yacht tender and for people with space limitations, and the band new Legacy 5M, a double rower capable of serious waters and designed from scratch to be a capable sailing vessel as well.
Rowing ShellsOpen water rowing shells, such as the Sprint , Sea Shell , or Cambridge , are light, fast, and exciting to row. With some experience, they can even handle the ocean. In calm waters, almost anyone can learn to row these sculling shells in one outing. A crossover shell, the Regatta has a open water hull with a flat deck, for ultra-light weight. Flat water rowing shells, like the Olympus or Pro Am , are for competitive sculling and training. They are best suited to athletic people who do most of their rowing on calm water, but the speed and grace of flat water sculling shells can be amazing!