Water Workhorse: The Lobster Boat

Posted by on Apr 10, 2019 in Lobster Boat | 0 comments

The Maine Lobster Boat is a true work horse from the days of working sail. As a capable motor boat, sailboat, and rowboat, there’s an interesting story behind the design that gives it this hallmark versatility. In our last post about boat design, we talked about the shared heritage of the Melonseed and the Jersey Skiff. Based on a design from working boats on the Eastern seaboard during the 1800s, they feature a box keel that makes them...

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Puget Sound Crab season opens tomorrow, June 30th!

Posted by on Jun 29, 2018 in Just for Fun, Lobster Boat, Point Defiance |

One of the key signs that summer is here in the Puget Sound is the arrival of crab season… when our local waters are suddenly dotted by the red and white buoys that indicate a forest of crabpots hidden beneath the surface. If you’ve got a GH Boat that’s been sitting idle, waiting for an excuse to get put to work, there is no better occasion than this!  

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