The Fleet

Take out a "Vintage Runabout, Classic Daysailor or Heirloom Skiff" wherever and whenever you want.


Vintage
Runabouts

Auntie May - Duke Playmate

Auntie May a 1952, Duke Boat Works, 18' Playmate. This classic Duke, always a Muskoka boat, offers a perfect varnish finish. “Auntie May” was restored by boat builder, Tim Butson, in approximately 2003 and used lightly since. Features include new upholstery, cloth bumpers and lines, bilge pump, safety equipment, fire extinguisher and spotlight. The Playmate is powered by a 40 horsepower, four-cylinder Buchanan engine rebuilt by Butson and recently tuned. A well cared for and boathouse kept piece of Muskoka history!

Pandora - Duke Utility

Pandora a 1951, Duke Boat Works, 20' Utility. This classic Duke, always a Muskoka boat, offers a perfect varnish finish. “Pandora” was restored by Stan Hunter and used lightly since. Features include new upholstery, cloth bumpers and lines, bilge pump, safety equipment and fire extinguisher. Pandora is powered by a 65 horsepower, four-cylinder Buchanan Junior engine recently tuned and ready to go. A well cared for and kept piece of Muskoka history.

Squire - Duke Playmate

Squire a 1935-38, Duke Boat Works, 17' Open Cockpit Playmate. This classic Duke, always a Muskoka boat, offers a perfect varnish finish. “Squire” was restored by boat builder Stan Hunter and used lightly since. Features include new upholstery, cloth bumpers and lines, bilge pump, safety equipment and fire extinguisher. The Playmate is powered by a 25 horsepower, four-cylinder Buchanan Midget engine recently tuned and ready to go. A well cared for and kept piece of Muskoka history.


Classic
Daysailors

Windbender - McVay Bluenose Sloop

Windbender a 1975, McVay, 24' Bluenose sloop is an iconic classic day sailor. An ex-Muskoka boat that offers a perfect finish including fresh antifouling and brightwork. “Windbender” was recently restored by the Cove Dweller Boat Works Team. Features include new upholstery, bumpers, lines, bilge pump, safety equipment, paddles, a fire extinguisher, sails and hardware. The boat is powered by a new 2.3 horsepower, four stroke Honda outboard engine recently tuned and ready to go. A well cared for and kept piece of Day Sailing history!

Annie - McVay Minuet

Annie McVay, 18' Minuet full keel is another iconic classic day sailor that offers a perfect finish including fresh antifouling, professional paintwork and new brightwork. “Annie” was recently restored by the Cove Dweller Boat Works Team. Features include newly upholstered berth seats, bumpers, lines, bilge pump, safety equipment, paddle, a fire extinguisher, sails and hardware. The boat is powered by a new 2.3 horsepower, four stroke Honda outboard engine recently tuned and ready to go. A well cared for and kept piece of Day Sailing history.

Joanie - McVay Minuet

Joanie McVay, 18' Minuet swing keel is another iconic classic day sailor that offers a perfect finish including fresh antifouling, professional paintwork and new brightwork. “Joanie” was recently restored by the Cove Dweller Boat Works Team. Features include newly upholstered berth seats, bumpers, lines, bilge pump, safety equipment, paddle, a fire extinguisher, sails and hardware. The boat is powered by a new 2.3 horsepower, four stroke Honda outboard engine recently tuned and ready to go. A well cared for and kept piece of Day Sailing history!

Sundaze - McVay Falcon

Sundaze McVay, 16' Falcon swing keel is a classic little day sailor. Currently undergoing restoration with Cove Dweller Boat Works, being offered for sale this coming spring. An ex-Kawartha’s boat with a great finish that includes newly upholstered berth seats, fresh professional paint and non-skid decks, bumpers, lines, bilge pump, safety equipment, paddles, a fire extinguisher, sails and hardware. The boat is powered by 2.3 horsepower, four stroke Yamaha outboard engine recently tuned and ready to go. A well cared for and kept piece of Day Sailing history!


Heirloom
Skiff's

12 ft Vermont Packboat

Marrying the best of modern and traditional features creating a boat that inexperienced rowers can handle with confidence. The design of the 12-foot Vermont Packboat is Kevlar composite construction with a unique hull shape that combines rounded aspects, flat aspects and angled aspects, all of which come together to produce a speedy little seaworthy craft. This Packboat, brought to you by Adirondack Guide Boats marries the best of modern and traditional features creating a boat that inexperienced rowers can handle with confidence and experienced rowers find simply delightful. It is light enough for most anyone to carry or easily transport.

14ft Vermont Dory

Known for its outstanding versatile design providing both an excellent rowing boat and an excellent sailing boat. Our Vermont Dory, brought to you by Adirondack Guide Boat, is a beautifully-shaped Kevlar composite boat. The Vermont Dory is ideal for camp cruising, fishing, and long-distance open water rowing. The unique design marries a sharp waterline with a wide flat keel, symmetrically concaved bilges and a hard chine. The result is a very stable boat with a huge 700-pound capacity. Yet you also have a responsive, fast, seaworthy boat that is very easy to row.

15 ft Adirondack Guide Boat

Traditional hull design and space-age Kevlar composite construction. Brought to you in partnership by Adirondack Guide Boat, this is a boat for clientele that want the traditional shape of the Adirondack Guideboat enhanced by the strength and low maintenance of composites. The boat hull is built with a Kevlar composite and trimmed with select cherry wood. The 15-foot Adirondack Guideboat includes three cherry caned seats, two maple oars, one cherry caned backrest for the stern seat, one cherry caned backrest with adjustable leather straps that moves between the bow and center seat, one cherry footrest, Okume floor boards, two sets of oarlocks and two Kevlar skid plates.