Hunter 45 Deck Salon "Northern Breeze"


Accommodations - this yacht is fully loaded with almost every available factory option.  A three-cabin layout, inside you'll find real mattresses in each stateroom, electric flush heads, a seperate fridge and freezer, flat screen TV/DVD, Bose stereo system, shades and screens on all hatches and portlights.  For comfort, a genset offers air conditioning and heating.

On deck - the Hunter 45 DS is easy to sail, all lines are led aft for safety, the traveller lines, main sheet and jib sheets are within easy reach of the helm.  Full array of electronics including a 12" chartplotter at the helm and an additional 8" chartplotter at the navigation station, autopilot, speed, depth and wind.  An electric winch and anchor windlass will also help out by taking the load off of you!

Electronics - "Northern Breeze" has been outfitted with the latest and best in marine electronics.

Detailed Electronics Description Continued

Sirius receiver with satellite radio and Sirius Marine Weather displayed on both chart plotters.

Weather information includes radar, satellite, sea state, forecasts, severe weather alerts and many other useful weather products for for the safest cruising.  Details can be found on the Sirius website:

Digital radar displayed on both chart plotters.  For night or foul weather cruising, you can display a split screen showing radar and chart plotter information simultaneously.

The combination of a large screen chart plotter at the helm and an additional plotter at the nav station gives you the best possible situational awareness and weather information day or night both in the cockpit and down below.

Autopilot with wireless remote gives the skipper the ability to steer the boat from anywhere allowing complete freedom of movement about the yacht.  Remote display includes heading and course information as well as depth and other vital information.

In addition, the autopilot is fully linked to the navigation system allowing seamless tracking of waypoints.  The autopilot includes an automatic tacking function making solo sailing even easier.

4 multifunction ST70 displays at the companionway display true and apparent wind direction and velocity, depth, boat speed, and other trip information.


Year, Make & Model 2010 Hunter 45 DS
Documentation 1232982
LOA 44' 2"
Beam 14' 6"
Draft 5'
Displacement 22.936 lbs.


Engine 75 hp Yanmar Diesel
Max RPM 2600
Max Cruising Speed 6.5 knots
Fuel Capacity 66 gal
Fuel Consumption 3/4 - 1.0 gallon per hour


Genset Fuel Consumption .25-.5 per hour
Mainsail Reefing Roller Furling
Foresail Reefing Roller Furling
Speed and Depth yes
Wind Speed / Direction yes
GPS Chart plotter yes - units mounted at helm and nav station
Autopilot yes
Radar yes
Bow thruster yes
TV yes
DVD yes
CD yes
MP3 / IPod Auxiliary Jack yes
Satellite Radio no
Satellite Weather no


Inverter yes
Maximum Sleeping Capacity 8 - three double staterooms plus converting salon table
Converting Salon Table yes
Bedding & Linens Optional
Air Conditioner / Heater air conditioning and reverse cycle heat from shore power or from generator power

Galley & Head

12 volt Fridge or Icebox Fridge/Freezer
Stove Fuel propane
Oven yes
Microwave Yes
Heads / Showers 2 heads, 3 showers (includes transom shower)
Heads - manual pump or electric Electric

Waste Holding

Holding Tank Capacity 1 tank, 45 gallon
Freshwater System
Fresh Water Capacity 140 gallons
Number of Freshwater Tanks 3

Deck & Gear

Windlass yes
Bimini yes
Dodger yes
Dinghy Optional, no charge

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Additional Options

Each yacht in our fleet is equipped with the below items (optional items are listed separately)

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Booking Procedure

  • Choose your yacht and the dates you’d like to charter.
  • Call the Great Lakes Sailing office to check availability and confirm pricing.
  • A deposit will confirm your yacht and the dates of your choice.
  • You can pay the deposit with a credit card or we can simply hold the card number for 7 days to allow you to mail a check.
  • From this webpage you can download all necessary charter documents. They will need to be mailed, faxed or emailed to us at your earliest convenience. Arrival Information is available for you to download to assist with driving directions and preparing for your trip. We can also mail these documents to you.
  • The balance is due 30 days prior to your charter start date

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