Copper Sky - 88 ft. Staysail Schooner

Copper Sky is an eighty-eight foot steel-hulled staysail schooner, custom-designed and first completed in 1986. In 1993 a new midsection was constructed, adding    
17 ft. to her waterline, and tripling water and diesel capacity for offshore world cruising in comfort and safety.

We normally accommodate twelve overnight passengers in six private (twin/double) cabins. There are separate quarters for crew, and pilot berths for tour leaders and guides. Capacity for day sails is 30 persons.

Copper Sky is beautifully outfitted with a teak and mahogany interior, a spacious galley, saloon and dining area, three rest rooms with shore-type flushing toilets (no pumping) and three hot showers. There are four deck tables topside -- great for enjoying our fine West Coast Cuisine or for working on research and camera equipment.

Equipment and Specifications:

  • Length: 88 / 27 metres  Beam: 16.5  Reg'd. 58 tons
  • Full Keel with lead ballast: 32.000 lbs
    Cruising speed: 8.8 knots
    Engine: 155 HP Isuzu Diesel
    2 Northern Light Generators: 5KW
    Fuel Capacity: 1000 Gal
    Range: Trans Ocean - under sail. 1200 miles under power
    Water: 1600 Gal
    12 Cfm Poseidon 3000 Psi Compressor
    28 Alum 80 Tanks and weights and belts
    Hydraulic anchor winch, 2 CQRs, storm tackle & bridle
    2 VHF & 1 SSB Radios
    Furuno 24 Mile Radar, & GPS
    Garmin GPS Sat Nav System
    Comnav Auto Pilot  -  Dual Wagner hydraulic steering stations
     Furuno depth sounder/fish finder
    2 inflatables with 10 HP Yamaha outboar engines
    Fishing equipment, crab trap
    Double kayak & a canoe
    Stereo, CD & tape deck; VCR for editing & DVD player
    12 Volt DC & 110 Volt AC battery charging facilities
    25 passenger ships liferaft
    4 deck tables for camera & equipment work
    Scuba & camera fresh water rinse barrels
    Icemaker, Hammock
    Sun awnings
    Rain cover for aft deck, seating, and steering station
    Aluminum gangway & crowsnest
    Aluminum & stainess steel rails, and safety netting
    Aluminum swim grid & diving platform

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