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2024 Rates
Season Dates Per Night
Jan 1 - Apr 30 $625
May 1 - May 31 $695
Jun 1 - Jun 14 $765
Jun 15 - Aug 23 $800
Aug 24 - Sep 20 $765
Sep 21 - Oct 15 $695
Oct 16 - Dec 31 $625
Terms and Conditions
  • During Gold Season a 6-night minimum may apply. A premium may apply for charters less than 6-nights.
  • Daily Damage Fee: $75 / night (no additional security deposits required.
  • P&I Insurance: $45 / night ($1,000,000 coverage)
Vessel Layout
Vessel Specifications
Sleeps (recommended) 4
Sleeps (maximum) 6
Berths - Forward (2) Queen V-berth
Berths - Aft None
Berths - Other (2) Double Pullman
Berths - Salon (2) Double convertible dinette/salon
Heads (1) Electric Raritan Elegance
Showers (1) Enclosed
Heater Espar D5 forced air diesel / reverse cycle AC/Heat
Air Conditioning No
Stove 2-burner propane
Oven Propane oven
Microwave Yes
Freezer Front loading
Refrigeration Front loading
Ice Box No
Ice Maker No
BBQ Propane, Rail Mounted
Audio System Grundig shortwave AM/FM
Television No
Engine 200 hp Nanni
Fuel Type Diesel
Fuel Capacity 150 gallons
Water Capacity 80 Gallons
Cruising Speed (recommended) 7 knots
Total Fuel Consumption* 1 gph @ 5 knots, 3 gph @ 7 knots, 8 gps @ 9 knots*
Thruster Bow and stern
Anchor Windlass Electric
Ground Tackle (primary) 44 Spade 220 chain, 50 rode
Generator 6 kw
Inverter Yes
Shore Power Requirements 30 amp and 50 amp / 120V
Navigation Simrad plotter 12
VHF Radio Icom IC-M604
Autopilot Simrad ap 28
Radar Simrad 4 G, Navico 4kw Pulse
Depthsounder Yes
Knotmeter Yes
Wind Instruments Yes
LOA 45'
Beam 13'
Draft 4.5'
Displacement 14,500 lbs.
LWL 38'
Keel Type Shoal draft / reverse deadrise
Year Built 2013
Jib Roller furling, self-tacking
Main Furling Code Zero
Rig Sloop
Steering Type (2) Wheel
Winches (2) Harken 50 self-tailing 2-speed primary
Dodger Hard top
Bimini Hard top
Dinghy AB Lammina 10UL on Nick Jackson davits
Dinghy Davit Yes, Aft
Outboard 9.9 hp
Dock Step  
WA State Parks Decal No
Pet Friendly Yes
Other Water maker. Requires fee.

*The actual fuel consumption may vary depending on sea conditions, hull type, boat weight, and speed.

Vessel Inventory

This inventory list shows the items that are included onboard the vessel.

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Operations Manual

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38′ Shannon

Pytheas is a proven blue water cruiser, and is Hull #1 of the Shannon line. She can effortlessly handle the waters of the Puget Sound, San Juan Islands, Gulf Islands and beyond on her stable, low-heel sailing on a semi-tri hull design! This vessel has the advantages of a ‘cat’ without requiring the extra-wide berth. 6kW Northern Lights GENERATOR, and a 3kW INVERTER for your nights off the power grid. -x2 efficient Dometic Split System heat pumps for both air conditioning and heating off 120VAC off shorepower or genset. Ice-cream capable 12V freezer. The hardtop cockpit cover protects but allows ample visibility. Large, roomy and heated pilothouse. Radar, GPS, Knotmeter, Wind Instruments. Microwave/convection combo oven. Water maker on request for Desolation Sound trips (commissioning fee may apply). Water toys that go with the boat are a SUP and two single-person kayaks, attached to aft davit for quick deployment and to stow out of the way. Escape from average!

Vessel Highlights
  • Roomy, all-season vessel
  • Water toys supplied (1) paddleboard and (2) kayaks
  • Generator, inverter, hardtop
  • Fast tender with easy deployment
  • Freezer is ice cream capable, 12v
  • Pet friendly
Vessel Details
  • Cabins: 2
  • Sleeps (recommended): 4
  • Sleeps (max): 6
  • Heads: 1
  • Engine: Nanni 200hp
  • Cruising speed: 7 knots