The Sailing Vessel Horizons is a capable 39 ft sailboat ready to cross oceans.
Ready to Sail
Clean Alaska State Title & Registration
Adaptable Sail Plan
Excellent sail configuration gives lots of adjustments sailing efficiently in varying winds
Many upgrades allow for easier sail management with less crew.
Most lines run aft which allows sailors to trim the sails from the security of the cockpit in heavy weather
Upgraded, convenient self tailing winches make for easier cranking for optimal sail adjustment
Sails made by the cruising sail specialists, Port Townsend Sails, are in good working condition - ready to sail & sail & sail.
Lazyjacks control the sail with ease when lowering.
Quick Reefs allow for faster adjustments when the winds pick up.
Cunningham for fine tuned adjustments for sailing efficiency
This large headsail can be easily furled smaller when the winds pick up.
Whisker Pole for sailing wing-on-wing.
Being smaller & closer to the mast, this sail balances a reefed main well in heavy winds, resulting in better boat handling.
This Big, Beautiful Sail propels the boat in light winds.
Horizons shows off Alaskan pride when flying this blue sail with gold stars reminiscent of the Alaska State flag
Snuffer/Sock makes handling this large sail manageable.
Mast Pulpits provide secure handholds on deck
Storage bags & covers for all sails protect their condition for the long run.
Heat, Ventilation, & Light allow for relaxation in the cabin.
Wood trimmed interior provides a cozy atmosphere
An excellent, smooth & reliable engine provides confidence when entering the harbor in the weather.
Great engine access allows for ease of maintenance.
50 hp of powerful propulsion.
Replaced engine - like new condition with less than 100 hours
40 gallon diesel tank for long distances
Feathering Propeller for increased efficiency
Full set of spare filters, prepared for future maintenance
Accessible Engine Hatch
All Chain Rode
Raise & lower the anchor with ease with an electric windlass (Lofrans’ Tigress).
Spacious & Well Equipped Helm
Capable Navigation & Communication
VHF Radio provides communication with other nearby vessels
The galley enables the preparation of great food while at sea.
While standing in the galley, the stove, sink, fridge, & storage are within arms reach.
The layout keeps the chef comfortably out of the main walkway, allowing free movement throughout the boat.
Gimballed Range (Force 10 Range) enables cooking & baking at sea.
Two stainless water tanks under the cabin sole. 50 gallons each. Provides for ample water storage for ocean passages.
Pressurized with prefilter, 12V pump, & accumulator tank add convenience at the sink.
The Legendary Original Skipper Marine Head, with cast brass, porcelain, and a 4" plunger will handle your waste with ease. (rebuilt in 2022)
LectraSan treatment system, disinfects & macerates waste for discharge at sea.
36 gallon holding tank, enables use in the harbor or near shore (new 2022)
Shower with pressurized fresh water enables crew to easily wash off sweat & seawater.
Sink with pressurized fresh water encourages handwashing to keep healthy at sea.
Recharge the house & engine banks using solar power, the diesel engine, or plug in at the dock
2 Solar Panels (175W Flexible Panel with efficient MPPT controller & 100W Panel) automatically recharge the batteries during the day, keeping them topped up.
Engine alternator automatically charges the batteries while under power
Shore power charger allows crew to binge on electricity at the dock
Batteries, Separate house (size 8D) & Engine Banks (size 31) provide redundancy
Breaker panel & battery switches provide control & security
Sturdy & well powered dinghy enables crew to access the shoreline.
Stern mounted davit for outboard makes it easy to raise & lower the outboard onto the dinghy.
Storage bag & deck mounted tie downs allow the dinghy to be stored while maintaining an open walkway for crew.
Inflation/Deflation pump enables ease of deploying & stowing the dinghy.
9’ 6” Gary King Alaska Series Inflatable
Yamaha 6hp 2-stroke
Equipped for the Unforeseen
4 Bilge Pumps: (2 electric, 1 electric transfer, 1 manual) provide reassurance and keep the bilge dry.
Carbon Monoxide Alarm
3 Fire Extinguishers
EPIRB enables emergency satellite communication of location
Sea Anchor stabilizes the boat in heavy seas
Horeshoe Bouy assists in retrieving a person overboard
Three Anchors for allow for secruity in various seabeds
Oars for dinghy provide backup propulsion
Prepared with Accessories & Spare Parts
Manuals, Rebuild, Kits & Spare Parts, ready for future maintenance