Buy a Boat

Support the Museum and our programs by buying a boat from us! We sell refurbished powerboats, sailboats, and wooden boats that have been donated, as well as our own handcrafted wooden boats. Scroll down to see the most up-to-date list of boats available to buy or skip down to a category:

Paddling & rowing boats

Adirondack Guideboat
Price: $5,800
Selling location: Small Boat Exchange

Beach Pea Maine Pea Pod sprit sailing rig and trailer
Price: $4,000
Selling location: Small Boat Exchange

This 15′ Beach Pea was designed by Doug Hyland and is his glued plywood version of the classic Maine Peapod. It has a sprit sailing rig, centerboard, and rudder. It was built in 2015 by boat builder Geoff Kerr of Two Daughters Boatworks and is in excellent condition and sits on a like-new trailer.

8′ Nutshell Pram
Price: $2,000
Selling location: Small Boat Exchange

Designed by Joel White and built at the Wooden Boat School, this 8′ nutshell pram comes complete with a sailing rig and is in excellent condition.

19’ Chesapeake Lightcraft Annapolis Wherry
Price: $1,800
Selling location: Small Boat Exchange
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16′ Old Town Otca Paddling and Sailing Canoe and Sailing Rig
Price: $1,800
Selling location: Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

This original Old Town Otca paddling and sailing canoe was built between January and April, 1939. The original exterior paint color was bright red. It shipped on June 17, 1940 to Tranquility, NJ. It was returned to Old Town for extensive repairs on November 30, 1957. These included new outside gunwales, a mast seat, and sailing rig rudder. Most recently, this craft was restored by our expert boat builders at Lake Champlain Maritime Museum this past winter 2020-2021.

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Yachts & sailboats

1989 Menger 17 Catboat with 4HP Johnson outboard and trailer
Price: $10,000
Selling location: Small Boat Exchange

1984 J/24 (on trailer)
Price: $5,500
Selling location: Small Boat Exchange


Motorboats

2008 Paul Gartside 24’ Cruiser
Price: $48,000
Selling location: Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

This outstanding boat is designed by renowned naval architect Paul Gartside and is listed on his website as Design # 143. It was built by Geoff Kerr at Two Daughters Boatworks in Westford, VT and launched in 2008. She has been used lightly and stored indoors since her launch. She is powered by a 40 horsepower Yanmar diesel engine, has dual hydraulic steering stations, a bimini top over the cockpit, GPS chart plotter, and depth sounder. The cabin has a comfortable berth for two with a galley and head and there is a hot water shower in the cockpit. This is the perfect river or coastal cruiser for two or a day boat for a group.

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Engines & motors

1938 Palmer YT Marine Engine (includes original manual)
Price: $1,500
Selling location: Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

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Palmer Model 27 Marine Engine
Price: $750
Selling location: Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

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Nissan 4-Stroke 4 HP Outboard Motor
Price: $400
Selling location: Small Boat Exchange

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