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Ensenada 20, 1973, Phoenix, Oregon, $1,795, SOLD 5/15/17

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Ensenada 20, 1973

  • built by Coastal Recreation. Hull #188.

    Freshwater boat for last 20+ years. Registration paid through end of 2018.

  • Lyle Hess design - seaworthy and comfortable for lakes, estuaries, and coastal ocean sailing.

    20 ft. long, 7 ft. wide, 1600 lb. displacement, 550 lb. ballast.

    Ready to sail - just add water!

  • Roomy flush-deck style trailerable sailboat with swing keel and kick-up rudder.
  • Needs less than 2 ft. of water with keel up - get into places bigger boats can't go! Easily beachable for picnics or shore camping.
  • High freeboard for a dry & comfortable ride. Large front deck for lounging also provides an extra roomy interior. Non-skid decking on all walking areas.
  • Sits low on trailer - easy to launch, easy to tow, can camp in it on land as well as water.
  • Plenty of room for family day sailing or boat camping, and easy to single-hand as well. Sleeps four adults.
  • Big comfortable V-berth forward with lots of storage underneath and ventilation hatch above.
  • Settee bunks on each side, with storage underneath.
  • Galley counter with sink and hand-pump faucet, storage underneath, and built-in cooler stowage. Flip up table below companionway.
  • Large companionway with removable step for easy in and out. Pop-up companionway hatch gives extra headroom.

    Self-bailing cockpit seats 5 adults. Lockable cockpit storage hatch.

  • Kick-up rudder - damaged original upper half replaced with custom built solid mahogany with improved mechanism.
  • Laminated wood tiller with Davis Instruments tiller tamer.
  • Includes original main sail, newer main sail with slugs on luff, standard jib with sail bag, main sheet, jib sheets.
  • Main sail has roller furling on boom.
  • Jib sheet cam cleats rebuilt with new bearings.

  • Two-position cast aluminum outboard motor mount.
  • Includes reliable vintage Evinrude 6HP "Fisherman" outboard motor (long shaft) and 6 gallon remote fuel tank and hose.

  • Heavy duty steel trailer with new wiring, 14" rims, spare tire and mount, mast raising winch.
  • Trailer tongue custom extended 30" - get the boat in the water, not your tow vehicle.
  • Trailer registration paid through May 2019.

    Accessories included:

  • Modified Danforth style anchor with 4 ft. chain and 60 ft. rode. 35 ft. additional rode in separate coil.
  • Assorted boat fenders & dock lines.
  • Folding stowable swim ladder.
  • Igloo brand cooler that fits in custom cooler stowage area
  • Fresh water and waste water jugs under sink.
  • Original equipment porta-potty, never used.
  • Throwable PFD/seat cushion, several adult PFDs, paddle.
  • Misc. small hand tools & small box of spare parts (nuts, bolts, shackles, cotter pins, etc.), bucket, sponges, cleaning rags.
  • Service & repair manual for outboard motor.

  • In solid condition for her age and ready to sail. Could use some cosmetic TLC a few places, but definitely not a project boat.
  • I'll show you how to raise & lower mast & rig her if needed.
  • Optional sailing lessons negotiable for newbies!
  • Any questions please e-mail, call, or text.


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