Boat Details


Turn Key Charter Business or Great Live Aboard

46' x 14' x 4'

Asking Price....$465,000

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  General: ID: 2249  
Turn-key Southeast Alaska charter business available, just bring your 6 pack license. Overview This is great opportunity to buy an established day or long range marine charter and guide business that has an established operational history and an existing customer base. The charter operation offers you the ability to provide day or overnight extending exploration of the wild Alaskan waters, eco wildlife tours, sport fishing and crabbing for your guest. CUSTOM CRAFTED, CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED. Passagemaker magazine describes Sea Buggy as an unusual boat and will be amazing boaters. Built by Sound Craft in Washington, Sea Buggy is the brilliant combination of aluminum technology and innate comfort without sacrificing performance. No expense was spared in making sure that this 46 vessel could stand up to the most rigorous of conditions. Whether it s the Diamond Sea Glaze windows, deep v hull or state of the art electronics, Sea Buggy is the boat of a lifetime. Now You can also purchase the Charter Business: Overview This is great opportunity to buy an established day or long range marine charter and guide business that has an established operational history and an existing customer base. The charter operation offers you the ability to provide day or overnight extending exploration of the wild Alaskan waters, eco wildlife tours, sport fishing and crabbing for your guest. Operational Business Assets Current business operational assets include: Website that was recently updated with established search engine history. Transferable charter Halibut Permit for 6 anglers in area 2C. (Current value $40,000) Client list from the past 10 years Current owner will share business know how and support the transition of business to the new owner. He brings over 10 years experience providing guide services in SE Alaska waters and 20 years in Montana. Expenses and operating profits can be discussed with current owner. Marine Vessel assets SeaBuggy, is a 46 Jensen Marine Architect designed aluminum Raised pilothouse 6 passenger vessel built in 2001 by Sound Craft in Burlington WA. She was designed for comfortable sport fishing, eco tours or as a research vessel and is powered by twin Volvo 450hp diesel engines capable of a 20 knot cruise speed. A raised pilot house and Portuguese Bridge offer passengers a specular viewing station while underway. A few steps down from the pilot house you will find a fully equipped galley and eating saloon. Teak and holly floors, wood paneling and trim provide a comfortable warm atmosphere and gathering area to revisit the adventures of the day while enjoying a meal. For overnight guest you have sleeping berths and storage lockers both forward and aft that can accommodate up to 6 guest. To provide for the personal needs of your guest there are two fully equipped heads supported with 200 gal of water and there is even has a washer/dryer for convenience. The cockpit is sheltered by a two-part canvas bimini that can offer your guest protection from the elements without impeding their fishing activities. A few steps down is a solid swim platform that allows for easy boarding and catch recovery. Vessel Support Equipment The electronics package is built around the well-respected Furuno system with fish finders at both forward and cockpit helm stations when fishing. A Simrad radar system and Comnav autopilot simplify transit to and from your fishing ground. Electric power is provided by a 5.5kw generator, with inverters for computer charging and the support of a large battery bank. The ground tackle package includes a Fortress and Danforth anchor each with 50 of chain and 600 of rode for deep water Halibut and Shrimping. A full safety and firefighting equipment inventory is aboard. To keep Sea buggy operational, she comes with an extensive inventory of ships spares that include such items as additional Powerhead for Webasco heater, freshwater pumps, wash-down pumps, Spare props and many other items too numerous to list. . Sport fishing support equipment list include: 16 Gloomiss Salmon Rods 16 Shimano Teckota Salmon Reels 5 Daiwa Interline Halibut Rods 5 Penn 345 Halibut Reels Fully equipped tackle inventory 4 equipped folding crab pots 10 equipped stainless steel shrimp pots Hydraulic Pot Puller 3 Igloo Coolers to store catch 120qt. Vacumaster professional vacuum packer to process ad prepare catch for your guest. Hydraulic pot puller on an aluminum davit. Sea Buggy is an ongoing business so you will find she is properly equipped and needs no new investment in equipment to step in and continue operations. Summary If you love the Alaskan experience and always wanted to be your own boss, this is a great opportunity. Not only will you have all the required inventory and customer base but the experience and mentoring of a proven professional to get you started. It can also be a great way to expand your current charter business. Sea Buggy Vessel and Charter Business $465,000

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Please send me more information on this boat                 Listing Broker - Mike McVey  907-738-8424


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