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Wood Guide

Cribbage Supply features many types of wood for your
Custom Personalized Cribbage Board.

Many of our craftsman plant several new trees in place of each one used in the design of these beautiful unique Cribbage Boards.



Alder is the common name of a genus of flowering plants belonging to the birch family It comprises about 30 species of trees and shrubs, few reaching large size, distributed throughout the North Temperate Zone and in the Americas also along the Andes southwards to Argentina.

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§         Magnetic Cribbage Board



Texas Ash is native to eastern Texas and southern Oklahoma. It is a small deciduous tree growing to 10 m tall, with a trunk up to 30 cm diameter. The leaves are 13–20 cm long, pinnately compound with usually five rounded leaflets 3–7.5 cm long and 2–5 cm broad. The flowers are purple, produced in small clusters in early spring; like all ashes, is dioecious, with male and female flowers on separate trees.

§         Ash Traditional Cribbage Board


Bird's-eye Maple

Grown mostly in the upper peninsula of Michigan, this creamy-white wood has a unique burl which looks like the eyes of birds.

§         Heartwood 3 Track Cribbage Board with Inlay

§         Heartwood Continuous 3 Track Cribbage Board

§         Heartwood Travel Cribbage Board



Birch species are generally small to medium-size trees or shrubs, mostly of temperate climates. The simple leaves may be toothed or pointed.

§         Bison Cribbage Board

§         Black Bear Cribbage Board

§         Brook Trout Cribbage Board

§         Moose Cribbage Board

§         Musky Cribbage Board

§         Northern Pike Cribbage Board

§         Pheasant Cribbage Board

§         Rainbow Trout Cribbage Board

§         Turkey Cribbage Board

§         Walleye Cribbage Board

§         White-tail Deer Cribbage Board

§         Wolf Cribbage Board



A Brazilian wood of dark color.  One of the many Eucalyptus that abundantly grow throughout Brazil.

§         Bloodwood Cribbage Board

§         Bloodwood Bend Cribbage Board


Burl Walnut

Burl walnut is a species of flowering tree in the hickory family, Juglandaceae, that is native to eastern North America. It grows mostly in riparian zones, from southern Ontario, west to southeast South Dakota, south to Georgia, northern Florida and southwest to central Texas. Isolated wild trees in the Upper Ottawa Valley may be an isolated native population or may have derived from planted trees.

§         Heartwood Travel Cribbage Board



American cherry wood is one of the finest hardwoods domestically grown in the eastern USA.  Freshly cut cherry is a light blonde color that deepens with age to a rich, rosy-brown.

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§         Standard Cherry Cribbage Board

§         Deluxe Cherry Cribbage Board

§         Folding Cherry Cribbage Board

§         Lighthouse Cribbage Board

§         Train Cribbage Board

§         Truck Cribbage Board

§         Country Woods Cribbage Board: 2 Player Cherry with Walnut Insert

§         Country Woods Cribbage Board: 2 Player Cherry with Inlay

§         Cherry Cribbage Peg Boxes

§         Heartwood Continuous 3 Track Cribbage Board

§         Cherry Curve Cribbage Board



Closely related to Brazilian Rosewood, this exotic wood is grown in Central America and Brazil.  The heartwood may be a rainbow hue of red-yellow-brown with black streaks.

§         Cocobolo Cribbage Board


Curly Maple

Curly Maple, also known as flamed maple or tiger stripe, is a feature of maple in which the growth of the wood fibers is distorted in an undulating chatoyant pattern, producing wavy lines known as "flames". Prized for its beautiful appearance, it is used frequently in the manufacturing of musical instruments, such as violins, and fine furniture.

§         Deluxe Curly Maple Cribbage Board


Hard Maple

Also known as Sugar Maple, Grows most prevalently in New England.  An extremely dense wood that is tightly grained and almost white in color.

§         3 Hand Maple Cribbage Board

§         Continuous Cribbage Board

§         Engraved Cribbage Board

§         Luxury Maple Continuous Cribbage Board

§         Standard Maple Cribbage Board

§         Country Woods Cribbage Board: 3 Player Maple with Inlay



Jatobá, sometimes referred to as Brazilian Cherry, is a tree common to the Caribbean, Central, and South America. It is a hardwood that is used for furniture, flooring and decorative purposes.  Jatoba wood features a tan/salmon color with black accent stripes that over time turns to a deep rich red color.

§         Jatoba Cribbage Board



Oak is in the genus Quercus of which about 600 species exist on earth. It is native to the northern hemisphere, and includes deciduous and evergreen species extending from cold latitudes to tropical Asia and the Americas.

§         Country Woods Cribbage Board: 2 Player Oak with Cherry Insert

§         Country Woods Cribbage Board: 3 Player Oak with Inlay



Mahogany has a reddish-brown color, which darkens over time, and displays a reddish sheen when polished. It has excellent workability, and is very durable. Much of the first-quality furniture made in the American colonies from the mid 1700s, when the wood first became available to American furniture makers, was made of mahogany.

§         Mahogany Traditional Cribbage Board

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This African hardwood has a striking, deep-red color and tools remarkably well.

§         Country Woods Cribbage Board: 2 Player Oak with Padauk Insert

§         Padauk Cribbage Peg Boxes

§         Heartwood 3 Track Cribbage Board with Inlay

§         Heartwood Travel Cribbage Board



Varying in color from golden-brown to rich-brown with dark chocolate streaks, Teak's density and natural oils make it popular for use in boats and furniture.

§         Teak Cribbage Peg Boxes



A domestic American hardwood which varies from grey-brown to a dark, purplish brown.  Walnut produces a greater variety of figure types than any other hardwood.

§         Standard Walnut Cribbage Board

§         Walnut 3 track Cribbage Board in Aluminum Case

§         Deluxe Walnut Cribbage Board

§         Walnut Slide Top Cribbage Board

§         Walnut Wave Cribbage Board

§         Country Woods Cribbage Board: 2 Player Walnut with Inlay

§         Country Woods Cribbage Board: 3 Player Walnut with Inlay



(also known as Zebrano) comes from the Central African Countries of Gabon, Cameroon, and Congo. You may have seen it before in Mercedes-Benz and Cadillacs.

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