Norteña (Northern Girl) is Available for Purchase
1991 Catalina 28 Tall Rig/Wing Keel
Please call: 231 943 1505 to arrange a showing
Each summer since 2006 we have cruised Lakes Michigan and Huron. I am out of summer cruising in favor of a trailer sailboat for inland lakes. Norteña needs a new crew. She waits in a West Bay slip for new owners. Her purchasers may have the slip in Traverse City for the rest of this season.
The Universal (Kubota) M-3-20 engine has 840 hours with regular oil and filter changes. New fresh water pump at Northport Bay Boat Yard in 2011.
Complete set of lines from Cajun Trading Co. in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia 2007. Matching jacklines same year. 2008-new furler line from Milwaukee Rope Co. New halyard clutches 2009. New mainsheet jam cleat 2009.
New dodger and bimini in 2008 from Lakeside Canvas in Muskegon. Sail and helm covers. Sunbrella added to genoa 2008. Original genoa re-stitched same year at North Sails in Muskegon. Original Mail with recent for 1st and 2nd reef-points.
Replaced the topping-lift with a Boomkicker in 2009.
I installed the factory-fix for the single-spreader tall-rig mast in 2009. The lower, bolt-on plate in the photo.
Plow anchor with 12'chain and 150' road
Original Marine radio, recent AM/FM/CD/Ipod-ready stereo with Bose speakers inside and out. Recent Ham 2-meter radio. Garmin 493. Original Uniden depth/speed.
Masthead lightning dissipator-2007.
Custom sassafrass helm seat 2009.
Cockpit table & cup holder.
New 1000 CCA starting and deep-cycle batteries from NAPA this Spring.
Vee-berth and settee cushions. Aft queen-size mattress.
New head 2010.
Removed hot-water heater in 2009 for increased storage. I still have the hot water heater.
Galley has electric pressure water and 2-burner propane stove. Electric solenoid gas safety valve. 2-five pound propane tanks.
Length Overall: 29'6” Beam: 10'5” Draft: 3'11”
Displacement: 10,000pounds Keel-Weight: 4950 pounds
I could trade-in a shoal-draft, trailer sail boat