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Boat Features

Sometimes the Mooring Comes First

This couple bought their Cape Dory 25 later in life, and found it to be the perfect boat for their family.

SW Boatworks: Tuna.com

SW Boatworks launched the 44’ Tuna.com for Capt. Dave Carraro of the National Geographic Channel’s “Wicked Tuna” series.

Rockport Marine: Rembrandt

Rembrandt is a 26-foot day boat built by Rockport Marine and designed by the yard’s in-house team of Sam Chamberlin and Brian Riordan.

Bigelow Laboratory: Grampus

An unmanned research submarine is busily crossing the Gulf of Maine to gather data about microbial life and ocean conditions.

Lyman-Morse: Volare

Volare, a 73-foot aluminum-hulled yacht, gets a new lease on life with a major refit at Lyman-Morse.

Kittery Point Yacht Yard: Ambitious Makeover

Messing with a classic design, such as the venerable Wilbur 34, is not for the faint of heart, but the crew at Kittery Point Yacht Yard was up to the challenge of refitting a 1985 Wilbur Flybridge Cruiser.

John’s Bay Boat: Outer Fall

A lobsterman gets a bigger, faster wooden workboat from John’s Bay Boat Co.

John Williams Boat Company: Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe

John Williams Boat Company has plans for a fleet of Polynesian-style outrigger canoes and a racing club on Mt. Desert Island’s Somes Sound.

Hinckley Yachts: Bermuda 50

The Hinckley Yacht Company’s new Bermuda 50 is sleek, fast, and a blast to sail.

Hunt Yachts: 32 Center Console

A new 32-foot center console by Hunt Yachts offers comfort combined with speed and maneuverability.

French & Webb: Bella Luna

French & Webb’s newest daysailer is an updated version of Nathanael Herreshoff’s Alerion III.

Edgerly Boat: The Edgerly 26

The Edgerly 26 is a pocket motoryacht built by Edgerly Boat, a one-man shop located on a back road in Surry, Maine.

Bruckmann Yachts: Abaco 40

The Bruckmann Abaco 40, a Mark Ellis design with a full-skeg pedigree, delivers elegance, style, performance, and maneuverability. Built in Canada, the boats are finished in Maine.

Brooklin Boat: Foggy

Brooklin Boat Yard in Maine built a high-end yacht designed by Frers with styling by world-famous architect Frank Gehry. The project was rewarding, but very complex.

Lake Effect

Richardson’s Boat Yard, a fixture on Sebago Lake, has been under the ownership of one family for almost a century.