A well-maintained, capable, and seaworthy pocket cruiser, the Sandpiper 565
sails with reassuring stability; proceeding with confidence as the wind increases.
The Sandpiper is perfect for shallow water exploring, beaching, and gunk holing, drawing as little as 10" with completely retractable 300 lb. vertical keel. While easily singlehanded, she's perfect for the adventurous couple with a penchant for weekend cruising anywhere in the country.
Hand laid fiberglass and positive buoyancy foam core.
Easy raise and lower aluminum mast.
Cabin provides two or more adults with sitting headroom and features large V berth.
Teak drop-leaf table;
Ample storage under seats for overnight or extended cruising.
Completely rewired and includes new 12 volt battery
Hydrocoated bottom last season
Bronze keel screw was recently serviced by manufacturer.
Includes roadworthy, correctly wired trailer with new tires, bearings, and new spare.
2007 Yamaha 4 HP outboard, professionally serviced annually.
Newer mainsail and working jib cleaned and inspected at the end of each season.
New standing rigging with Sta-Loc fittings.
New running rigging.
Compass, VHF, 2 anchors and rode, Porta-potty, safety equipment, and extras.
9' Watertender dinghy with oars available for separate purchase or part of bundle.
Sandpiper 565 featured in Issue 93 Good Old Boat; Reviewed in Issue 81 Small Craft Advisor.
Active Sandpiper owners' forum.
Built by CL Boatworks, Ontario, Canada; Sandpiper 565 parts are still readily available from manufacturer.