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: http://www.siriusxm.com/marineweather
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|
|Engine||75 hp Yanmar Diesel|
|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|
|MP3 / IPod Auxiliary Jack||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|
|Heads / Showers||2 heads, 3 showers (includes transom shower)|
|Heads - manual pump or electric||Electric|
|Holding Tank Capacity||1 tank, 45 gallon|
|Fresh Water Capacity||140 gallons|
|Number of Freshwater Tanks||3|
Deck & Gear
|Dinghy||Optional, no charge|
We'd be happy to assist you with planning your charter. Simply fill out the form below to receive your charter quote.
Each yacht in our fleet is equipped with the below items (optional items are listed separately)
- Adult PFD’s
- Child PFD’s
- First aid kit
- Horseshoe buoy or Lifesling
- Flare kit
- Fire extinguishers
- Manual bilge pump handle
- Emergency tiller
- Radar reflector
- Jacklines and harness (ASA boats)
- Sea anchor (ASA boats)
- Salt and pepper
- Dish soap and sponge
- Dinner plates
- Salad plates
- Soup bowls
- Serving platter
- Coffee cups
- Can opener
- Cork screw
- Pots and pans
- Cutting board
- Serving utensils
- Cooking utensils
- Knives, forks, spoons
- Steak knives
- Percolator coffee maker
- Electric coffee maker
- Tea kettle
- Chart Plotter
- Parallel rules
- Regional chart
- Harbor guide
Mooring & Ground Tackle
- Boat hook
- 2 anchors w/ rodes
- Heater (dockside)
- Clothes pins
- Scrub brush
- Dish soap
- Spray cleaner
- Broom & dustpan
- Paper towel
- Trash bags
- Toilet paper
- Waste basket
- Two winch handles
- Two shore cords
- Quart oil
- Tool kit
- Spare impeller
- Spare alternator belt
- Spare waterpump belt
- Linens - $25 per person
- Dinghy – included upon request
- Outboard Motor - $25 / day
- Inverter - $10
- Propane grill - $25
- Charter Application
- Charter Contract Release and Indemnification (required)
- Captain Charter Amendment (only used when a captain is hired)
- Traverse City Base Arrival Info
- 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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