I would find another , several other areas to hunt with your canoe.
Fletcher's will be a mad house opening weekend, and it's large for a canoe.
Find some small ponds, rivers , etc and you will have more SAFE fun
It's not just a duck boat, it is a tatical platform for opportunity- weedwacker 101
Preserve game and hunt with a trained dog- NAVHDA
"In looking back thru his posts over there he kind of thinks of himself as the zen of all things fowl."