Sea Stories: Sailing the Outer Banks

Posted by on Nov 17, 2017 in Melonseed, Sea Stories | 4 comments

In keeping with our theme of “Gratitude” this Thanksgiving season, we’re grateful to have our East Coast rep Shawn Payment on our team! He’s helping us introduce our boats to new sailors and new waters – you can meet him at our boat show exhibits in Maryland, Florida, and elsewhere on the Gulf and Atlantic coasts. Today we are happy to share Shawn’s story of his Outer Banks adventure in a 16’ Melonseed sailboat, and a powerful lesson...

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Expired: Sold : Point Defiance Sailboat

Posted by on Aug 9, 2017 in expired |

This Point Defiance sailboat came back to us in great condition, it was lightly used in fresh water.  It’s green gel coat stripe and coordinating green cove stripe gives it a unique look and pairs beautifully with the freshly refinished laminated wood sheer. Comes with 2 pairs of lightweight Canadian spruce spoon blade oars with leather collars, bronze oar rings, and a sailing rig in unused condition, including a 2 piece aluminum...

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Expired: Sold : 2009 Melonseed sailboat

Posted by on Jul 7, 2017 in expired | 1 comment

This 2009 Melonseed sailboat comes with a tandem sliding seat, galvanized trailer, 2 pairs of 9 ft spoon oars, stainless steel keel, deck option, boat cover, 4pt lifting eyes, lazy jacks, daggerboard trunk and wooden mast and spars for that wooden touch. It was well kept and is in great condition and sure to fill this summer with memories.  You can view this boat at our shop in Gig Harbor and is selling at $12,595.    ...

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Mailbag: Welcoming Summer

Posted by on Jun 2, 2017 in Mailbag |

So while the sun has been shining in places all over the world for weeks now, Gig Harbor just recently got invited to join the summer wagon. Let me tell you, this sun was greatly missed and we are soaking in as much as we can. With the weather picking up, business is picking up and we are getting many customer photos about the adventures they are going on.   Here are some photos of a customer we met at our last boat show in...

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Expired: SOLD: 12′ Point Defiance Rowboat

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in expired | 1 comment

This burgundy Point Defiance rowboat was well taken care of and used sparingly in one of our Northwest freshwater lakes. It comes with all the upgrades. It has gorgeous african mahogany wood sheer, stainlees steel keel, 8′ spoon oars, daggerboard trunk/mast step, 12 volt motor , battery pad, boat cover, and rudder and tiller. This boat is perfect for hitting a sandy beach and taking in the salty air. The wood sheer could use...

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