Finding wooden drift boat plans was easy! there are plenty out there to choose from. there are plenty out there to choose from. so many in fact, that a person, namely me, could go on drooling over them for 10 years easy but i’ve decided i don’t have that kind of time.. We currently have plans availiable for the 17×54 drift boat. this is a very sweet rowing boat. it has a little wider transom than most wood boats and stays fairly wide for about 40 inches or so in the middle so it hauls gear well but is still very responsive.. If you love to work with wood, you’ll thoroughly enjoy building one of don hill’s boats. and there’s nothing like going down the river in a boat that you built!" david edwards eugene, oregon 16′ custom kit drift boat "it took about 200 hours to build this boat and i loved every minute of it. it was fairly easy to build since the plans are very.